Crane Chorus

   Crane Chorus: Conductor, Dr. Jeff Francom

This chorus is the large festival chorus of The Crane School. This prestigious group was founded by Dr. Helen Hosmer in 1931 and performs the major vocal repertoire with the symphony orchestra in the Spring Festival Concert each year. Crane Chorus has performed under guest conductors such as Aaron Copland, Howard Hanson, Nadia Boulanger, Brock McElheran, and Robert Shaw, and has represented Crane at events such as the rededication of The Statue of Liberty. Crane Chorus is comprised of all Crane voice students. Non-voice students from within Crane and the Potsdam campus are admitted by audition as space and balance permit.

   Meets once a week for Wednesdays from 6:30-7:20pm in Hosmer Hall and Snell Hall