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Free Listening Event – Young Artists Competition

Free Listening Event – Young Artists Competition

The public is invited to listen to the Choralis 2017 Young Artists Competition, which will take place next Saturday, October 14th at Fairfax Presbyterian Church, 10723 Main Street, Fairfax, VA.   Twenty vocal soloists between the ages of 22 and 32 will compete to be featured as a guest

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Young Artists Competition Registration Now Open

Young Artists Competition Registration Now Open

Soloists who are age 22 through 32 are invited to register for the Choralis 2017 Young Artists Competition, which will take place on Saturday, October 14, 2017.  Choralis established the Young Artists Competition as an annual event in 2016 to give emerging young vocal soloists the opportunity to

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A Message from Artistic Director Gretchen Kuhrmann

A Message from Artistic Director Gretchen Kuhrmann

Dear Friends, It is my pleasure to welcome you to the 2017-2018 Choralis season, “The Heartbeat of Humanity.” At a time when world events and social media messages seem to encourage divisiveness, Choralis has elected to focus this season on that which unites us…marvel at the natural

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Choralis Offering July Summer Sings

Choralis Offering July Summer Sings

Choralis is offering area singers two July sing-alongs of choral music favorites. July 18:  Artistic Director Gretchen Kuhrmann will lead sing-alongs of the Mozart Requiem and the Rutter Gloria, with accompaniment by Grace Cho , Keyboard Artist.  Soloists for the Mozart are Laura Choi Stuart, soprano; Kristen

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“Ovation” Award Winners Announced

“Ovation” Award Winners Announced

Choralis is pleased to announce the winners of the Eighth Annual Greater Washington DC Area Choral Excellence “Ovation” Awards, held on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at The Clarendon Ballroom.  Maestro Tom Hall, Music Director Emeritus of the Baltimore Choral Arts Society received the J. Reilly Lewis Award

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Sneak Peek at Our 2017-18 Season!

Sneak Peek at Our 2017-18 Season!

Artistic Director Gretchen Kuhrmann has announced the Choralis 2017-18 season: The Heartbeat of Humanity. Performances will include: Die Schöpfung (The Creation) by Joseph Haydn – Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 5:00 pm, Rachel M. Schlesinger Arts Center and Concert Hall, Alexandria, VA One World, One Voice (Echos Performance), Sunday, November

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Choral Excellence “Ovation” Awards Nominations Announced

Choral Excellence “Ovation” Awards Nominations Announced

Awards Reflect Area’s Vibrant Choral Music Scene Choralis is pleased to announce that the Eighth Annual Greater Washington DC Area Choral Excellence “Ovation” Awards will be presented at its “Black and White” dinner and awards ceremony on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at The Clarendon Ballroom.  Maestro Tom

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Choralis to Record for Signum Classics Label

Choralis to Record for Signum Classics Label

This month Choralis will record recent compositions by Bob Chilcott for a Christmas-themed CD that will be released on the Signum Classics label.  The recording will include three multi-movement pieces: Gloria, commissioned and premiered in December 2015 by Choralis, Wenceslas, which tells the story of the benevolent monarch,

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March 18th – Mozart Requiem with the McLean Orchestra

March 18th – Mozart Requiem with the McLean Orchestra

Choralis is providing a 40-voice choir to perform the Mozart Requiem with the McLean Orchestra on Saturday, March 18th at 8:00 pm.  The McLean Orchestra concert,  entitled “Mozart: Praise & Prayers”,  also will include Mozart’s Symphony No. 34 in C Major.  The concert is being held at The

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Join Us for a Valentine’s Cabaret and Silent Auction!

Join Us for a Valentine’s Cabaret and Silent Auction!

On Sunday, February 19, 2017, Choralis will hold a Silent Auction fundraiser in conjunction with the Cantus Youth Choirs annual Valentine’s Cabaret.  Attendees will enjoy table seating with wine and sweet treats, while also having the opportunity to bid on a great selection of tickets for performing

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