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Classical Picks: NC Master Chorale performs Josquin, Bach and Mendelssohn

On Friday, forty select voices from within N.C. Master Chorale perform compositions about war and reconciliation by Josquin, Bach and Mendelssohn, plus a group of modern works capped with guitar-accompanied “A Procession Winding Around Me” by Jeffrey Van.

Hayes Barton United Methodist Church, Raleigh. May 12, 7:30 p.m. $20 ($18 seniors/military, $10 students). 919-856-9700 or

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