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Washington Chorus seeks yet another new music director

Washington Chorus seeks yet another new music director


Washington Chorus is in the market for another music director. Christopher Bell will step down for family reasons when his three-year contract ends in 2020.

Anne Midgette. Classical music critic

In an effort to renew our understanding of the roles, responsibilities, and challenges choral conductors encounter and how they affect the choral ecosystem, ...

Singers are the lifeblood of the choral field. Ensembles from coast to coast are anchored by veterans of school and youth choral programs who found the ...

The Note: Potential 2020 candidates seek out the quiet middle

Music director Jaap van Zweden conducts the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus and the Netherlands

A growing number of singers are knitting together careers by traveling from city to city to perform with professional choral ensembles.

The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra, led by Music Director Chris Shepard, will perform its “Messiah” in New Jersey before taking it to Carnegie Hall in New ...

... strong bond with the Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, whose music director is William Schrickel, the Minnesota Orchestra's assistant principal bass.

Photo courtesy of The Washington Chorus,

Stuck on repeat: why we love repetition in music

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents Fresh Sounds: The Music of Russell Robinson

2018 Year in Review for the Choir Family

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I have a question for the BBC - why do you need five orchestras?

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The Washington Chorus Presents A Candlelight Christmas plays through December 22, 2016, at The Washington Chorus performing at The Kennedy Center's Concert ...

Santa Claus Parade Day Concert

"Amazing Grace: The Musical"


Music Director Osmo Vänskä conducts Sibelius' En Saga.

Deborah Tartell, who previously worked as a choral teacher for more than three decades,

Marin Alsop, music director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. (Adriane White)

The Orchestra at Temple Square and Temple Square Chorale will join their musical talents for this year's spring concert entitled “An Evening of Britten ...

Seattle Labor Chorus seeks contributions, performances

A beginner's guide to enjoying classical music. No snobs allowed.

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Are You a Ringer? Audition for the Bells on Temple Square

Hillicon Valley: Lawmakers seek 'time out' on facial recognition tech | DHS asks cybersecurity staff to volunteer for border help | Judge rules Qualcomm ...

Levi Golan

Classical crossover star Jackie Evancho performs at A Capitol Fourth concert at the U.S. Capitol,

Students at the Harvest Network of Schools spent the morning with violinist Catherine Schubilske, playing music for each other and then joining together as ...

Aretha ...

Image. Kamasi Washington's new double album ...

... for the upcoming 2018-2019 season. Canovas, an experienced vocal artist and conductor, was selected following a nearly year-long search process.

Eva is thrilled to return to YAMA to work with the Philharmonia Orchestra for another year of music-making.

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North Allegheny Band Director Frank Farina motions toward the cairnets during rehersal for the up coming

Patti LuPone accepts the Oliver Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical

Mark Shapiro

WASHINGTON (AP) — More Democrats are calling — and more loudly — for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after his latest defiance of ...

There are few finer pianists of his generation than Argentinian Nelson Goerner, and this concert gave another example of his unique elegance, ...

... and friends gathered at the Arts Club of Washington to celebrate our upcoming season and raise funds for student scholarships and artist residencies.

Recording the magical saxophone of Karl Denson in New Orleans. (Sax player for The Rolling Stones and founder of Karl Denson's Tiny Universe.)

U2 performed at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee

Longest-Running Cape Cod Music Festival Presents Yet Another Musical Feast

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A ranking of 100 — yes, 100 — Christmas songs

Next up from Western Stars, look for the imminent release of the third track from the album, "Tucson Train." According to Springsteen's Twitter ...

Everyone hears and performs music differently. The opportunity to be surrounded by so many talented international musicians, all with different stories to ...

1995) is a composer, arranger, songwriter, and performer based out of Nebraska. She graduated with honors and high distinction from University of Nebraska ...

A Round of Applause for “Backstage” Crew

College Community Chorus rehearsal

Once Nils is back home next week, he'll be signing another batch of his new album for us. If you haven't already, pick up a copy of the Blue With ...

Katie has previously served as the music director of Encore Community Theatre in Vancouver, Washington. She is excited to be a part of the YAMA team and ...

Joined by the Preservation Hall Jazz Band's Ben Jaffe on tuba, Springsteen took lead vocal again on "Down the Road a Piece." After shredding on guitar and ...

The big production at this year's Vancouver Opera Festival yielded a Faust desirably faithful to its original time and period. The real star of the show was ...

The choir listens during a funeral service for former President George H.W. Bush at St.

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Mark Shapiro Music Director The Cecilia Chorus of New York

Trumpeter, educator and composer Jared Hall hails from Spokane, Washington. He studied at Whitworth University, the Indiana University Jacobs School Of ...

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Composer Andrew Balfour, is the founder and artistic director of Camerata Nova. AARON VINCENT ELKAIM/THE GLOBE AND MAIL

'Saturday Night Live': Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Pete Davidson Sing 'I Got Fired by NBC'

We have witnessed a variety of estimable female conductors in recent years, but it has been quite a wait to see Xian Zhang, one of the earlier pioneers in ...

Why Hamilton is making musical history

Former Senator Joe Lieberman waves as he leaves after a meeting with President Donald Trump for

The quartet opened the concert with Dvořák and then accompanied the concert choir—led by Courtland Pickens—in songs including Whitney Houston's “I Look to ...

Water Songs 2019

The Dwight and Ursula Mamlok Foundation Presents The 2019 Mamlok Prize for Interpreters of Contemporary Music

Police budget discussion

2018 USC Thornton Dept. of Choral & Sacred Music Newsletter by USC Thornton School of Music - issuu

It is always a challenge for an orchestra to play Mozart's last three symphonies together, and Otto Tausk and the VSO did a commendable job.

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Conductor Stuart Chafetz and the University of Washington Chorale return for another fun-filled Holiday Pops program. Featuring holiday classics ...


Choral Arts' Artistic Director Scott Tucker leads the group in rehearsal for Brahms' Requiem.

John Lennon, Sting, Alicia Keys: 7 Songs For Starting Over In 2018

Rashida Tlaib, then a Democratic candidate for Michigan's 13th Congressional district, during a rally