Summer Sings!

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 7:00 pm – Fauré Requiem and Rutter Requiem, with soloists Erin Sanzero, soprano and Vincent Fung, baritone and keyboard accompaniment

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm – Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem with soloists Laura Choi Stuart, soprano and James Shaffran, baritone and Todd Fickley, keyboard artist

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm – Mendelssohn Elijah with Kerry Wilkerson, baritone; Danielle Talamantes, soprano; Kristen Dubenion-Smith, mezzo-soprano; Dennys Moura, tenor; and Todd Fickley, keyboard artist.

Venue: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 3022 Woodlawn Avenue, Falls Church, VA (at intersection with Rt. 50)

Choralis invites area choristers to sing-through favorite choral masterworks in its 2018 Summer Sings! series.  Led by Choralis Artistic Director Gretchen Kuhrmann, each Summer Sing will also feature professional accompaniment and soloists.

Admission is $15, payable at the door, and score rental will be available for an additional $5.

Young Artists Competition

Choralis is now accepting applications for its 2018 Young Artists Competition.  Aspiring singers ages 22 through 32 are invited to compete to be the featured soloists for the Choralis “Century of the Common Man” concert on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at The National Presbyterian Church in Washington, DC.  Featured solos will be excerpts from the Britten War Requiem  and Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem and a full performance of Jongen’s Messe en l’honneur du Saint-Sacrement, Op.130 with brass, percussion, and pipe organ.

The 2018 Young Artist Competition is being held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Fairfax Presbyterian Church, 10723 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22030.  It will be open to the public and judged by the Choralis artistic staff.  The four winners (soprano, alto, tenor, and bass) will receive an honorarium and their names will be included in concert publicity.

More information and an application can be obtained at here.  The application packet and fee of $35 must be submitted by Saturday, August 25, 2018.

2016 YAC winners (bottom to top) Elizabeth Sarian, Abby Middleton, Patrick Kilbride, and Benjamin Curtis perform Mozart’s Coronation Mass with Choralis at Schlesinger Concert Hall on May 13, 2017. Photo Credit: Arts Laureate


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    PO Box 6012
    Falls Church, VA  22040
    (703) 237-2499 (t)