Category Archives: Concert

Summer Chorale hosts Estonian choir in August 12 performance

SummerMusicDon’t miss University of Washington Summer Chorale’s upcoming performance of “Eternal Light”, a Requiem by Howard Goodall, under the direction of DMA candidate Brenda Mohr.  The performance takes place Wednesday, August 12 at 7:30 pm at University Presbyterian Church in Seattle.  UW Summer Chorale is also proud to present guest chorus E-STuudio Youth Choir from Estonia, under the direction of Külli Lokko, who will perform selections from their West Coast tour. Admission is free and open to the public.

UW Choirs: Spring shows coming up

Be sure to join UW choirs for their Spring quarter concerts!  UW-Sings

Wednesday, May 27, the University of Washington Chorale and Chamber Singers offer works from across the globe, 7:30 pm, Meany Theater.  Ticket info here.

Tuesday, June 2, UW Sings, featuring the Women’s Chorus, Men’s Glee and University Singers, present their popular end of the year concert.  7:30 pm, Meany Theater. Ticket info here. 

Friday, June 5, Geoffrey Boers conducts the combined choirs and orchestra in a multi-media program of Verdi, Bernstein and Prokofiev.  7:30 pm, Meany Theater.  Ticket info here.

 

Combined Choirs earn “Raves” for their Seattle Symphony POPS appearance

Rave Seattle POPS 2015The University of Washington Chorale and Chamber Singers just completed a three-performance run of Rodgers and Hammerstein POPS concerts  with Seattle Symphony under the direction of Steven Reineke, who also serves as Principal Conductor of the New York POPS.  The combined choirs were joined by outstanding soloists Jonathan Estabrooks, Ashley Brown, and Aaron Lazar.  Our performance earned us a “Rave” in the Seattle Times and ignited some promising future connections with the Seattle Symphony.

Three UW Choirs Join Forces in Fall Choral Concert

FallConcertJoin the University Men’s Glee, Women’s Chorus and University Singers for their debut performance of this season Saturday November 22 at 7:30 pm at University Presbyterian Church. You can count on a highly entertaining evening with a vibrant mix of themes and styles, with student conductors from UW’s dynamic graduate program in choral conducting.  Admission is free!

The stars stand up next week!

Winter 2014 Chamber Singers UW Chorale concert imageThe Chamber Singers and University Chorale present their Winter Quarter concert (click here for tickets). Among other works on the program, the University Chorale, under the direction of Giselle Wyers, performs works by composers from Argentina, Venezuela, Cuba, Spain, Chile, Italy, and the United States. The Chamber Singers, under the direction of Geoffrey Boers, preview their upcoming ACDA NW conference appearance with their set entitled “….and we beheld again the stars,” featuring works by Claudio Monteverdi, Ingvar Lidholm, School of Music alumnus Eric Barnum, and the indie group Elbow.  And we welcome to our stage Ballard High School Chamber Choir, under the direction of Courtney Pelavin.  Don’t miss this exciting event!