Join the winning team. Meeting Music wins in Malta (meeting-music.com)

It´s official! Meeting music will be Festival Coordinator of the next edition of the  October 29 – November 2, 2015. Together with the ministry for Tourism and the Malta Tourism the series More »

St. Olaf Choir presents world view of choral music meant to be ‘transformative’ (mlive.com)

KALAMAZOO, MI — Twenty-five years ago, the world was changing. The Iron Curtain was coming down and while the changes had huge ramifications socially and economically, it also had an impact on More »

Gospel Choir Fuels Hopefulness and Happiness at Penn (Penn News)

For members of the New Spirit of Penn Gospel Choir, singing and producing shows together is a joyful and meaningful part of their educational experience at the University of Pennsylvania. Comprised of More »

Challenges for Sussex Voiceworks ()

The New Year finds Shoreham-based Sussex Voiceworks mid-season with plenty to enjoy in the months ahead. Spokesman Peter Guy said: “For Sussex Voiceworks the season runs from mid September to the following More »

Good Life: Positive achievements for Jan. 28 (poughkeepsiejournal.com)

Woodstock-based chorus Ars Choralis with continues its 50th anniversary year with a Off-Broadway performance in “The Events” at the New York Theatre Workshop 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21. Barbara Pickhardt is the More »

 

Seniors choir aims to delight members, audiences (cbc.ca)

The Gospel Folk Seniors Choir has a mission — to make the audience, and its members, feel great.

About 30 members of the choir joined CBC’s CrossTalk in studio on Thursday to treat listeners to some melodies.

Daphne Benson, director of the choir, said she felt the urge about a year and a half ago to start a gospel choir for seniors.

“I don’t know where the urge came from, so I finally decided that I would continue reading

Join the winning team. Meeting Music wins in Malta (meeting-music.com)

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It´s official! Meeting music will be Festival Coordinator of the next edition of the  October 29 – November 2, 2015.
Together with the ministry for Tourism and the Malta Tourism the series of this well-known Festival and Competition will be continued.

A total of five coordinators offered their bid and ideas to continue reading

St. Olaf Choir presents world view of choral music meant to be ‘transformative’ (mlive.com)

KALAMAZOO, MI — Twenty-five years ago, the world was changing.

The Iron Curtain was coming down and while the changes had huge ramifications socially and economically, it also had an impact on the world of music as vast libraries of music that had been unavailable before suddenly opened up to musicians in America.
st. olaf.jpgView full sizeThe St. Olaf Choir performs Feb. 1 at Chenery Auditorium.Courtesy photo

Anton Armstrong has used the past 25 years as continue reading

Gospel Choir Fuels Hopefulness and Happiness at Penn (Penn News)

For members of the New Spirit of Penn Gospel Choir, singing and producing shows together is a joyful and meaningful part of their educational experience at the University of Pennsylvania.

Comprised of 30 members, the non-denominational group performs modern to traditional gospel music, as well as contemporary Christian songs. NSP inspires audiences at shows on campus and throughout the Philadelphia region. The group recently performed at Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Commemoration at Irvine Auditorium.

The group is open to anyone who wants to continue reading

Challenges for Sussex Voiceworks ()

The New Year finds Shoreham-based Sussex Voiceworks mid-season with plenty to enjoy in the months ahead.

Spokesman Peter Guy said: “For Sussex Voiceworks the season runs from mid September to the following June. Highlights this year so far have been singing Les Miserables at Lincoln Cathedral, and Shoreham, and our recent Armed Man concert at Shorebird.

“This year has given us new challenges, including a …continue reading

Good Life: Positive achievements for Jan. 28 (poughkeepsiejournal.com)

Woodstock-based chorus Ars Choralis with continues its 50th anniversary year with a Off-Broadway performance in “The Events” at the New York Theatre Workshop 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21. Barbara Pickhardt is the group’s artistic director.

Award-winning Scottish playwright David Greig’s “The Events” follows a … continue reading

Choral Union members meet Donald Trump in New York (carlukegazette.co.uk)

LANARK and Carluke Choral Union took a bite out of the Big Apple by enjoying the company of one of the city’s biggest hitters.

It’s not a secret that billionaire and Apprentice star Donald Trump has a soft spot for Scotland having set up his controversial golf course in Aberdeenshire and purchased the Turnberry golf resort last year.

He welcomed the 29 Choral Union members to … continue reading

Pyramid concerts unite singing groups from Patriot High and its feeder schools ()

Students in the fourth and fifth grades rehearse at Cedar Point Elementary School. The group of children, led by director Matthew Meyer, will perform in Tuesday’s pyramid concert. (Jim Barnes/FOR THE WASHINGTON POST

On Tuesday evening, more than 500 young singers from five schools will pack the auditorium at Patriot High School in Nokesville. They will fill the stage, aisles and back of the auditorium, waiting for five choral directors to simultaneously give the signal to start the mass ensemble’s performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

The national anthem will … continue reading

Concert date for Gaelic choir (milngavieherald.co.uk)

Glasgow Islay Gaelic Choir (Senior and Junior) is holding its annual concert on Friday, February 27, at 7.30pm in Bearsden Burgh Hall, Drymen Road.

Tickets (£8) for adults, free for … continue reading

Chamber choir wins competition three years in a row (cincinnati.com)

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Radio station Q102 awarded the Covington Catholic Chamber Choir first place in its annual Christmas Choir Competition.

This marks the third year for the competition as well as the third year the Chamber Choir has placed first.

Morning Show hosts Jeff and Jenn Radio station Q102 Covington Catholic Chamber ChoirChristmas Choir Competition Jeff andpresented a check for $5,000 to members of the Chamber Choir led by director Jim Wolfe on Dec. 12.

“With only four members returning from last year I wasn’t sure of … continue reading