The Shenandoah Valley Music Festival invites all interested soprano, alto, tenor and bass volunteers to sing Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with Richmond Symphony Orchestra on July 30 in Orkney Springs.

Curtis Nolley, artistic director of the Shenandoah Valley Choral Society, is the choirmaster. The SVCS will provide the core ensemble, however, singers are needed from across the Valley to fill out the anticipated choir of 100-plus singers. No audition required.

Rehearsals start June 21 at Bridgewater Church of the Brethren every Monday from 7:30-8:30 p.m. for six weeks. To sign up, visit


  • Starting Monday, December 6th, 2021, repeats every month on the 1st Monday until Tuesday, June 21, 2022 — all day

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