Support CPC

Tickets On-Line

Local Arts

Guest Artists

Program Notes


Performance  Photos




Contact Us

Chamber Singers

Frances Dawson



About Us


CPC Outreach




Jim Rouse Theatre at Wilde Lake,`

                                                      PHOTOS OF INTEREST
Here's a link to a photo of Frances accepting an award from the Peabody Institute for "Outstanding Contributions to Music in Maryland (2013)"!   Frances Dawson.

Chorus News
An important message for Seniors in need of transportation to and from concerts is here!


The Battle for Frances' Baton has returned, with three contestants: Christie Lassen, Director of Public Relations for Howard County Library System; Valerie Lash Dean of Arts and Humanities at Howard Community College; and Bob Lucido, The Bob Lucido Team of Keller Williams Select Realtors. You can learn all about it and cast your ballots for the lucky winner here !

It promises to be a good hard fight (not unnecessarily rigid, however - see the voting page). Vote early, late, and in-between; as often as you like; and for as many of the contestants as you endorse! All the proceeds go to support Pro Cantare!

Next Concert

The Great American Songbook May 2, 2015 8 PM; Lecture 7 PM; Concert at 8:00 M, Post-Concert Reception. A the The Jim Rouse Theatre at Wilde Lake, 5460 Trumpeter Rd., Columbia, MD 21044
The Columbia Pro Cantare chorus, Lexington Brass Quintet, Alison Gatwood, piano, and a children’s chorus will perform.

Selected music from the most important and influential American popular songs of the 20th century - principally from Broadway theater, musical theater, and Hollywood film - written from the 1920s through the 1950s.






















Season Subscriptions are still available and tickets for every concert  are always available both here Tickets
and online at Tickets On-Line.



















We have some myths to dispel: please see here
And, our
on-line Box Office is open
for your convenience!

2014-2015 Season

Rossini:Petite Messe Solonelle
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 8 PM
Free pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m.
Jim Rouse Theatre, Columbia, MD

Handel Messiah:
Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Jim Rouse Theatre, Columbia, MD

Free pre-concert lecture at 6:30 p.m.

A Christmas Noël with the CPC Chamber Singers:
Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
Christ Episcopal Church, Columbia, MD

New Year's Eve Soirée
Join us for our ever popular New Year's Eve Soiree - an evening of music, food and fun and cash bar with Jared Denhard and Friends, in a Private Home in the Dunloggin area of Ellicott City

Women Composers
featuring Amy Beach's Grand Mass

Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 8:00 PM 
Jim Rouse Theatre, Columbia, MD,

Great American Songbook Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 8 PM
Jim Rouse Theatre, Columbia, MD

Columbia Pro Cantare
All Rights Reserved
Last Modified
June 21, 2014