2017-18 Season Events

2017 Young Artists Competition (Free)

Saturday, October 14, 2017 beginning at 10:00 am

Fairfax Presbyterian Church

10723 Main Street, Fairfax, VA

The general public is invited to attend the Choralis 2017 Young Artists Competition, which gives aspiring vocal soloists ages 22 through 32 the opportunity to be featured as guest artists for a Choralis concert. The Competition winners for the coming season will be guest artists for the Handel Messiah chamber choir performance, with orchestra, being offered on March 11, 2018.  The winners also receive a cash prize.

The Competition will begin at 10:00 am, and listeners will be able to leave between competitors.  There is no charge to attend, and there is ample free parking in the church lot.

Aspiring soloists interested in competing should visit the Education page of this website for registration information and links.


“A Choralis Cabaret” and Silent Auction

Saturday, February/March, 2018 (Date To Be Announced)

The Falls Church Episcopal Church, Falls Church, VA (Venue Tentative)

Broadway music fans are invited to attend a very special Choralis Cabaret, which will include an opportunity to bid on a great array of items and special experiences at a Silent Auction.

Professional and other exceptional singers from Choralis and members of the Cantus Choral Scholars will present a program of solos, duets, and small ensemble numbers drawn from Broadway and other lighter repertoire, while the audience enjoys wine, sparkling cider, and sweet treats with table seating.

The Silent Auction items will be open for viewing and bidding prior to the Cabaret and during an intermission, with Auction winners being posted at the end of the evening so that items can be paid for and taken home at that time.

Cabaret tickets will go on sale in January 2018.


Greater Washington Area Choral Excellence (Ovation) Awards

June 2018 (date to be announced) at 6:30 pm

The Clarendon Ballroom

3185 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA

Please join Choralis for the choral community event of the season — the 9th Annual Greater Washington DC Choral Excellence “Ovation” Awards!   The J. Reilly Lewis Ovation Award for Outstanding Contributions to Choral Music will be presented to a main honoree (to be announced) and three additional Ovation awards will be presented to recognize outstanding programming, performances, or other aspects of choral music organizations.

The awards will be presented at a “Black and White” event (black and white attire suggested) that includes a wine reception, seated dinner, songs and tributes to the main honoree.  Tickets will go on sale in April 2018.


    Contact us:

  1. The Choralis Foundation
    PO Box 6012
    Falls Church, VA  22040
    (703) 237-2499 (t)