Rutland Area Chorus Winter Schedule

Rutland Area Chorus 2020 

Grace Church is busy recording an online version of Handel’s Messiah, to be aired on December 6th, 2020. You can view the presentation on the Grace Church website, Facebook Page and on PEGTV.

We hope to be back in-person for the 2021 concert!

The Rutland Area Chorus will be presenting Handel’s Messiah on Dec. 5, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. and 7 pm. The concert will also include a Bach cantata and the winning work of the 2021 Grace Composition Competition.
All are invited to sing in this wonderful annual celebration of the coming of the Messiah!

Rehearsals are each Sunday afternoon from 2-4 in the Fellowship Hall at Grace UCC.  Elevator access is available.  Scores are available for anyone to review before the first rehearsal. Please call the Church Office (775.4301).  Please take note that one rehearsal may be missed, if necessary.  The mandatory dress rehearsal is on December 4 from 12:30-2:45pm. 

November 7, 2-4 pm

November 14, 2-4 pm

November 21, 2-4 pm

November 28, 2-4 pm

December 4, 12:30-2:45pm


Grace Congregational UCC in Rutland, Vermont, is pleased to announce its second Composition Competition to recognize and support a new work for large concert choir and classical chamber orchestra to be performed by the Rutland Area Chorus and orchestra.  

The winning work will be awarded $1000.00 (USD) and two performances by the Rutland Area Chorus on December 5th, 2021, at Grace Congregational UCC. The winning composer is encouraged to attend the premiere of the composition. There is no stipend for travel but some housing arrangements may be available.

For more information, visit here.