Posts for Tag : concert

San Diego Women’s Chorus – Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall

The San Diego Women’s Chorus is proud to present a monumental spring 2019 concert performance “Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall,” which includes a brand new 8-movement work by the same name and other song selections that fit the theme of courage,  connection, and standing up for justice. The Quiet No More commission honors the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City in 1969 and tells the story of the events that kickstarted the modern LGBTQ movement across the world.

“Quiet No More” has been co-commissioned by the New York City Gay Men’s Chorus and Gay Men’s Chorus of LA, and will feature performances by choruses through the US in 2019, making it the largest collaboration in the history of LGBTQ choruses. SDWC will premiere the SSAA work and is the only female-treble chorus that will perform this multi-movement work as a stand-alone ensemble.

SDWC will perform “Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall” on May 18 at 7pm and May 19 at 4pm at the Lincoln High School Center for Performing Arts. Both concerts are ADA-accessible and will be ASL-interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing.

San Diego Women’s Chorus – Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall

The San Diego Women’s Chorus is proud to present a monumental spring 2019 concert performance “Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall,” which includes a brand new 8-movement work by the same name and other song selections that fit the theme of courage,  connection, and standing up for justice. The Quiet No More commission honors the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City in 1969 and tells the story of the events that kickstarted the modern LGBTQ movement across the world.

“Quiet No More” has been co-commissioned by the New York City Gay Men’s Chorus and Gay Men’s Chorus of LA, and will feature performances by choruses through the US in 2019, making it the largest collaboration in the history of LGBTQ choruses. SDWC will premiere the SSAA work and is the only female-treble chorus that will perform this multi-movement work as a stand-alone ensemble.

SDWC will perform “Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall” on May 18 at 7pm and May 19 at 4pm at the Lincoln High School Center for Performing Arts. Both concerts are ADA-accessible and will be ASL-interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing.

San Diego Pro Arte Voices: Crossing the T’s…

This concert will feature the vocal and stylistic versatility of the San Diego Pro Arte Voices, performing three different genres on the same concert, ranging from high renaissance to contemporary Estonian choral music, to Vocal Jazz and Torch Songs. The first half of the program will feature classical composers, Thomas Tallis, Veljo Tormis, and Randall Thompson, with the program crossing over into vocal jazz and gospel styles for the second half, with music by SDSU faculty Richard Thompson and standards by Mel Tormé.

Greater San Diego Chamber Chorus: The Polish Connections

The Greater San Diego Chamber Chorus presents its grand finale of the season, with soloists Irene Marie Patton, soprano and Ania Helwing, soprano, and Mary Boles Allen, alto, accompanied by the Greater San Diego Chamber Orchestra and conducted by Dr. Angela Yeung.
Works include Handel’s Dixit Dominus, Schubert’s Mirjams Siegesgesang, Lutoslawski’s Lacrimosa, and Gorecki’s Totus Tuus.
E-mail Dr. Yeung at ayeung@sandiego.edu for program updates.

Pacific Coast Chorale: Hodie & Holiday Concert 2018

Hodie-This Day! is a concert of a magnificent work by one of the best-known composers of the Twentieth Century, Ralph Vaughn Williams.  This composition utilizes symphony orchestra, choruses, soloists and is a festive expression of the joy of the holiday season.   Singers of the Center Chorale are joined by the Pacific Chorale of San Diego and by professional soloists, and symphony orchestra to bring to life the vital music. Hodie is unique in the inclusion of a childrens chorus who sing narration of the story throughout the composition. Along with holiday arrangements by John Rutter, this will be a concert for sharing the spirit of the season.

Please join our magnificent combined choirs of Pacific Coast Chorale and Escondido Center Chorale for a special choral concert this December. Featuring a repertoire of the classical music, Ralph Vaughan Williams “Hodie” to John Rutter holiday favorites, and Jason Robert Brown’s “Chanukah Suite,” this performance promises to be the perfect holiday treat!

Pacific Coast Harmony: Harmony for the Holidays

Join Pacific Coast Harmony and special guests for a wonderful evening of singing to celebrate the Holiday Season!

6:00 – Silent Auction & Reception
7:00 PM – Showtime!

Afterglow! – Enjoy more singing, socializing, plus special holiday themed treats and beverages.

Key of She: Walk a Mile

“Walk a Mile” with Key of She for an evening of folk music, hymn tunes, ballads and humor from around the globe.

Friday, November 30, 7:00 p.m. at University City United Church; reception following.

Key of She is a San Diego-based women’s ensemble formed in 2016 with the goal of engaging audiences in notable performances blending genres and cultural influences.

University City United Church is located at 2877 Governor Drive, San Diego, CA 92122.

For more information, go to www.keyofshe.org or e-mail keyofshesd@gmail.com

Bach Collegium San Diego: THE CROWN OF JOY

J.S. BACH: CANTATA: NUN KOMM, DER HEIDEN HEILAND BWV 61

Nicholas Bruhns: Choral Fantasie on Nun komm, der heiden Heiland
Johann Hermann Schein: Motet: Nun komm, der heiden Heiland
Soloists: Stefanie Moore, soprano; Evangelina Woo, mezzo-soprano;
John Russell,
tenor; Matt Nielsen, bass

Encore Vocal Ensemble: Vices & Virtues

Encore Vocal Ensemble is pleased to present Vices & Virtues, November 10 at 7:30 PM and November 11 at 3:00 PM at the JCC in La Jolla!

Exploring the many shades of morality, Vices & Virtues features songs from Jekyll & Hyde, Guys & Dolls, Man of La Mancha, Ain’t Misbehavin’, the Hunchback of Notre Dame and more! It’s a little naughty, a little nice, and a lot of fun!

Encore Vocal Ensemble: Vices & Virtues

Encore Vocal Ensemble is pleased to present Vices & Virtues, November 10 at 7:30 PM and November 11 at 3:00 PM at the JCC in La Jolla!

Exploring the many shades of morality, Vices & Virtues features songs from Jekyll & Hyde, Guys & Dolls, Man of La Mancha, Ain’t Misbehavin’, the Hunchback of Notre Dame and more! It’s a little naughty, a little nice, and a lot of fun!