After two wonderful concerts in June, et al. is proud to present an encore performance of Sacred Service at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in collaboration with the art exhibit
ABRAHAM: Out of One, Many. We will again be joined by Ian Pomerantz, bass-baritone and Kevin Neel, piano.
Mass for Double Choir by Frank Martin
Avodath Hakodesh by Ernest Bloch
Adinu (Sufi Song) arr. Abu Khader & André de Quadros
Zikr A.R. Rahman/arr. Ethan Sperry
et al. is comprised of professional musicians that are committed to telling stories through diverse, thoughtful programming performed at the highest level. Through the curation of engaging musical experiences, we create spaces for conversation between artists and audiences. We believe that the collaborative nature of choral music is transformative, and that our listeners become creative partners in building community in Brookline and beyond.
Founded in 2016 as The Brookline Consort, et al. is an 8-16 vocal chamber choir of music professionals dedicated to the performance of fine choral music in a chamber setting.
et al.'s singer roster is flexible and collaborative. In 2018-2019 we featured:
|Heidi Freimanis Cordts||Cody Bowers||Brad Dumont||Stephan Griffin|
|Sarah Rohde||Caroline Olsen||Michael Genese||Kevin Neel|
|Carey Shunskis||Celia Russo||Robbie Jacobs||Justin Parish|
|Meg Weckworth||Mariah Wilson||Connor Vigeant||Michael Wade|
|Allie Whitfield||Lea Peterson||Sydney Mukasa||Joshua Rohde|
|Hailey Fuqua||||Jason Dyer|||
|Heidi Freimanis Cordts||Cody Bowers|
|Sarah Rohde||Caroline Olsen|
|Carey Shunskis||Celia Russo|
|Meg Weckworth||Mariah Wilson|
|Allie Whitfield||Lea Peterson|
|Brad Dumont||Stephan Griffin|
|Michael Genese||Kevin Neel|
|Robbie Jacobs||Justin Parish|
|Connor Vigeant||Michael Wade|
|Sydney Mukasa||Joshua Rohde|
Kevin Neel, Master of Fonts and bass, enjoys making music in the Boston area as an organist, conductor, accompanist, singer, and administrator. He is Organist for Emmanuel Church in the City of Boston, and Executive Director of Coro Allegro. Originally from the Charlotte, NC area, he earned music degrees at Indiana University and Boston University.
Carey Shunskis, Master of all notes high (i.e. soprano), is the newly appointed Music Director of ComMUSICation in St. Paul, Minnesota. Carey is originally from Philadelphia and while in Boston was the Director of Choral Programs at the New England Conservatory Preparatory School, Music Director of Harvard pro Musica. She currently sings with he Handel and Haydn Society Chorus and earned degrees at University of Rhode Island and Boston University.