Chorus America | For Singers https://www.chorusamerica.org/feed/term/%2A/rss.xml en Joy! Christmas in the Basilica https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/joy-christmas-basilica <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2333 S. 6th St. Milwaukee, WI 53215 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bel Canto Chorus </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Richard Hynson </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a name="OLE_LINK6"></a><a name="OLE_LINK5"></a>This ever-popular event, named to the <em>Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s</em> “Fifteen Top Holiday Concerts in Milwaukee” list in 2015, will once again fill the Basilica of St. Josaphat.&nbsp; Performed by Bel Canto and accompanied by Kevin Bailey on the organ and Stained Glass Brass, this year’s concert includes the premiere of a work by Christian Ellenwood along with the traditional carols and songs of the season that people have come to know and love.&nbsp; Make this annual experience part of your holiday tradition.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-start">09 Dec 2016</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">11 Dec 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fri- 7:30 pm; Sat- 7:30 pm; Sun- 3:30 pm </div> </div> </div> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/joy-christmas-basilica#comments For Singers Advocacy & Research Conducting & Performing Education & Training Management & Governance Audiences Concert Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:17:54 +0000 Bel Canto Chorus 6697 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Do you love to sing a cappella? https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/do-you-love-sing-cappella-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Private </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Acappellago </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dennis R. Smith </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Do you live in the Chicago area &amp; love to sing a cappella! Acappellago, a volunteer adult a cappella choir&nbsp;rehearsing &amp; performing in the western suburbs of Chicago, is seeking additional singers for its upcoming 2016-17 season.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">28 Aug 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3 pm </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/do-you-love-sing-cappella-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/do-you-love-sing-cappella-0#comments For Singers Volunteer Audition Wed, 27 Jul 2016 04:08:00 +0000 acappellago 6685 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Peace & Awe https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/peace-awe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2333 S. 6th St. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bel Canto Chorus of Milwaukee </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Richard Hynson </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>We will be featuring one of John Rutter’s masterpieces, his <em>Requiem.&nbsp; </em>Written after the death of his father, this work takes the listener from the sorrow of loss to the consolation, reconciliation, and ultimate joy of resurrection.&nbsp; Rutter’s tender and moving <em>Requiem</em> has earned its reputation as one of the most popular choral compositions of the last 40 years.&nbsp; Along with works by two of America’s emerging choral voices, Dan Forrest and local composer Penny Corris, the words and music of hope and assurance will take you to a serene and tranquil state of mind.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">09 Oct 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3:30pm CST </div> </div> </div> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/peace-awe#comments For Singers Conducting & Performing Audiences Concert Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:20:21 +0000 Nina Jones 6684 at https://www.chorusamerica.org The Time Has Come for Peace https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/time-has-come-peace <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Northborough, MA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Assabet Valley Mastersingers </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dr. Robert Eaton </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Works by Eriks Esenvald and Karl Jenkins to the theme of peace highlight this first concert of he 2016-2017 season of the Assabet Valley Mastersingers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">13 Nov 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3:30pm </div> </div> </div> <p>Eriks Esenvald's 2015 work<em>,"The Time Has Come",</em> will establish the theme for this concert.&nbsp; Based upon Nelson Mandela's inauguration speech, the powerful and moving work states that "The time for healing...to bridge the chasms...has come...Let freedom reign."</p> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/time-has-come-peace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/time-has-come-peace#comments For Singers General Concert Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:02:54 +0000 Assabet Valley Mastersingers 6680 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Auditions: Come Sing with the San Antonio Choral Society https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/auditions-come-sing-san-antonio-choral-society <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> San Antonio, Texas </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> San Antonio Choral Society </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dr. Jennifer Seighman </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Join us this year for our 52nd&nbsp;signature season bringing choral music to the San Antonio area.The chorus consists of professional and amateur singers from all walks of life, from San Antonio and the surrounding areas. Activities include large-venue&nbsp;concerts, chamber choir engagements, holiday civic events, conventions and regional business functions. We encourage younger vocalists to audition and participate in our&nbsp;mentor program which offers high school students an opportunity to sing major works with a large choral ensemble.Rehearsals are Monday evenings from 7-9:30 p.m. from mid-August through mid-May each year. To schedule an audition or for further information contact Dr. Jennifer Seighman, Artistic Director via&nbsp;email at director@sachoralsociety.org.<strong>&nbsp;Auditions are by appointment only.</strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-start">13 Aug 2016</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14 Aug 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Aug 13th from 11am-1pm / Aug 14th 5pm-7pm </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://sanantoniochoralsociety.org " title="http://sanantoniochoralsociety.org ">http://sanantoniochoralsociety.org </a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/auditions-come-sing-san-antonio-choral-society#comments For Singers Recruitment Audition Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:40:45 +0000 Douglas McCarroll 6679 at https://www.chorusamerica.org MasterVoices to Perform at the Verbier Festival https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/mastervoices-perform-verbier-festival <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bagnes, Switzerland </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Verbier Festival </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Charles Dutoit and Gábor Takács-Nagy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><strong>MasterVoices </strong>(formerly The Collegiate Chorale) will make its eighth appearance at the<strong> Verbier Festival </strong>on July 23 and 25, 2016 in concerts conducted by Charles Dutoit and Gábor Takács-Nagy. <strong>MasterVoices</strong> cherishes a rich collaboration with the Verbier Festival since its first appearance there under James Levine in 2005, and is pleased to return and celebrate their shared vision for artistic excellence and inter-generational exchange through music.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> “We are thrilled to welcome MasterVoices for the eighth time to the Verbier Festival,” said Martin T:son Engstroem, Founder and Executive Director of the Festival. “Over the years our audiences have developed a close relationship with this accomplished choir, and they look forward to its magnificent performances. This year MasterVoices will perform in two very different programmes, alongside splendid soloists, and with our own symphony orchestra led by their Music Director Charles Dutoit, and our chamber orchestra led by their Music Director Gábor Takács-Nagy.”<br /> &nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-start">23 Jul 2016</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">25 Jul 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 7pm </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>MasterVoices at the 2016 Verbier Festival:</strong><br /> <strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/mastervoices-perform-verbier-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/mastervoices-perform-verbier-festival#comments For Singers Festival Sun, 17 Jul 2016 03:35:46 +0000 emilymt 6661 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Nova Vocal Ensemble Auditions https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/nova-vocal-ensemble-auditions <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Los Angeles, CA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nova Vocal Ensemble </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jonathan Bautista </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Nova Vocal Ensemble is holding auditions for all voice parts on July 31 and August 7 starting at 7 pm and August 14 starting at 2 pm in Glendale.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-start">31 Jul 2016</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14 Aug 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 7:00 pm or 2:00 pm </div> </div> </div> <p>Nova focuses on the music of living composers of all genres, primarily classical.</p> <p>A typical season consists of two or three choral concerts, two concerts of arias and art songs, as well as performances at diverse events such as video game conventions, sci fi conventions, anime conventions, film premieres and recording sessions, and even the Disneyland Resort.</p> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/nova-vocal-ensemble-auditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/nova-vocal-ensemble-auditions#comments For Singers Recruitment Audition Wed, 13 Jul 2016 03:48:08 +0000 NovaVocalEnsemble 6644 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Fall Auditions - The Choral Society of Pensacola https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/fall-auditions-choral-society-pensacola <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 1000 College Blvd., Pensacola, FL </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Choral Society of Pensacola </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Audition to sing with The Choral Society of Pensacola, a community of volunteer singers, as they begin preparation for their fall performances.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">06 Aug 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 10:00 AM </div> </div> </div> <p>No preparation is necessary for these informal auditions with the group’s artistic director/conductor Xiaolun Chen. The group will rehearse at 7 Monday evenings beginning August 15.</p> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/fall-auditions-choral-society-pensacola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/fall-auditions-choral-society-pensacola#comments For Singers Singing Audition Tue, 12 Jul 2016 21:57:07 +0000 Choral Society of Pensacola 6643 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Singers Wanted: Pacific Edge Voices Open Auditions https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/singers-wanted-pacific-edge-voices-open-auditions-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Berkeley, CA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pacific Edge Voices </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dr. Lynne Morrow </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Wanted! Musically Omnivorous Singers<br /> interested in everything from Monteverdi to Meredith Monk.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">23 Jul 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/singers-wanted-pacific-edge-voices-open-auditions-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/singers-wanted-pacific-edge-voices-open-auditions-0#comments For Singers Singing Audition Thu, 07 Jul 2016 20:06:19 +0000 Pacific Edge Voices 6622 at https://www.chorusamerica.org Auditions for ESSENTIAL VOICES USA https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/auditions-essential-voices-usa-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York, NY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Essential Voices USA (EVUSA) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-conductor"> <div class="field-label">Conductor / Keynote Speaker:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Judith Clurman </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-intro"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;<br /> <strong>VOLUNTEER SINGER AUDITIONS</strong><br /> &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">24 Aug 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-time"> <div class="field-label">Start Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 6:00 pm </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/auditions-essential-voices-usa-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.chorusamerica.org/calendar/auditions-essential-voices-usa-0#comments For Singers Audition Wed, 06 Jul 2016 02:48:42 +0000 Cecilia Oh 6618 at https://www.chorusamerica.org