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Jacksonville Children's Chorus Welcomes New Staff Member Katy Polk

Jacksonville Children's Chorus Welcomes New Staff Member Katy Polk

Darren Dailey | Professional

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Katy Polk as Primary Choir Conductor, Vocal Exploration Instructor, Voice Instructor, and Program Coordinator. Katy Polk, soprano, is a native of the greater Jacksonville area. She graduated...Read more

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Seraphic Fire Releases FY16 Annual Report

Seraphic Fire Releases FY16 Annual Report

Rhett | CA News

Seraphic Fire's 14th Season (2015-2016) included three residencies in Washington, DC, New York, and Philadelphia, a collaboration with the New World Symphony, and saw a dramatic shift in its education and outreach program. The Annual Report gives...Read more

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Cincinnati Children's Choir Offers Unique Tour Opportunity

Cincinnati Children's Choir Offers Unique Tour Opportunity

Rachel Breeden | Children/Youth

Join the Cincinnati Children’s Choir for a national treble-voice festival on the beautiful University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music campus.Read more

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The Capital Hearings Announce Winner of 3rd annual Young Composers Competition

The Capital Hearings Announce Winner of 3rd annual Young Composers Competition

The Capital Hearings | Composing/Commissioning, Performance

The Capital Hearings, a D.C.-based 14-member a cappella ensemble, announced 32-year old composer Charles Perryman (CWPerryman.com) as the winner of its 2016 Young Composers Competition.Read more

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Art works to accompany Handel's Messiah, Part I

Art works to accompany Handel's Messiah, Part I

EGV | General

The Farmington Valley Chorale (CT) recently prepared a slideshow of famous works of art (public domain) which highlight the texts and themes of Part I of Handel's Messiah. It was projected in a large hall to accompany their performance. The Chorale is...Read more

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Toronto Mendelssohn Choir call for compositions

Toronto Mendelssohn Choir call for compositions

Toronto Mendels... | Composing/Commissioning

Now in its second year, the TMC Choral Composition Competition is open to unpublished Canadian composers. The winning composer will receive the Debbie Fleming Prize for Choral Composition, a cash award of $1,000.Read more

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Toronto Mendelssohn Choir celebrates Artistic Director Noel Edison’s 20th season  in 2016/17

Toronto Mendelssohn Choir celebrates Artistic Director Noel Edison’s 20th season in 2016/17

Toronto Mendels... | Performance

The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir presents a season of inspiring choral music for 2016/17 – from an intimate a cappella performance to a grand oratorio with full orchestra. In November the Choir celebrates Noel Edison’s 20thRead more

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Women's Choir Symposium 2017 in Los Angeles (June 20/21)

Women's Choir Symposium 2017 in Los Angeles (June 20/21)

Morna Edmundson | Adults/Seniors, Conducting, Networking, Repertoire

Announcing a symposium for conductors of women’s choirs in June 2017.  As part of Elektra Women’s Choir’s 30th Anniversary celebrations next season and Los Angeles-based VOX Femina’s 20th, Elektra and VOX are collaborating to co-host a symposium for...Read more

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ProMusica Arizona Chorale and Orchestra Announce August Auditions

ProMusica Arizona Chorale and Orchestra Announce August Auditions

yvonne dolby | Recruitment

ProMusica Arizona Chorale and OrchestraRead more

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