Saturday, December 14, 8 p.m.St. Mark's Episcopal Church2300 Bancroft WayBerkeleyClick here to purchase tickets
Sunday, December 15, 2013, 7:30 p.m.St. Mark's Lutheran Church1111 O'Farrell StreetSan FranciscoClick here to purchase tickets
Gifts of the Season: Spirit, Peace, Joy! - a concert by the Young Women’s Chorus of San Francisco, Susan McMane, conductor. The program features the magnificent Benjamin Britten Missa Brevis in D with organist Jonathan Dimmock. Other selections include spiritual, peaceful and joyful music by Hildegard von Bingen, Francisco Guerrero, Frank La Rocca, and Abbie Betinis, as well as familiar carols of the season with audience sing-along.
Saturday, December 7, 4:00 p.m.First Unitarian Universalist Church1187 Franklin Street @ O'FarrellSan Francisco
Join the Young Women’s Choral Projects’ newest ensemble, Allegro Chorus, conducted by Danelle Johnson, for its debut concert! This group of young singers will delight you with seasonal sounds from around the world. The Young Women’s Chorus of San Francisco, Susan McMane, conductor, will also make an appearance.
Start your holiday season with the incomparable sound of young voices singing with joy. Bring your friends to share the Sounds of the Season!
YWC will sing with Kronos Quartet on their 40th Anniversary Concert sponsored by Cal Performances at Zellerbach Hall in Berkeley on Saturday, December 7 at 8pm. Joining forces with the tenors and basses of Pacific Boychoir, YWC will perform the west coast premiere of Terry Riley's "Another Secret eQuation" with the world-renowned Kronos Quartet.
YWC is pleased to join with the tenors and basses of Ragazzi Boys Chorus this coming March for a very special program. The 75-voiced mixed choir, a combination of voices of the Bay Area’s two great youth choirs, will perform classic works with string orchestra under the direction of Maestro Vance George. Music by Giovanni Martini, Gabriel Fauré, and Leonard Bernstein will be featured.
YWC is honored to appear as guest artists on a set of concerts with Clerestory, the Bay Area’s acclaimed 9-man vocal ensemble. Inspired by a Dr. Seuss painting and poem, Clerestory founder Jesse Antin will offer the world premiere of his A Prayer for a Child. The men and young women will sing folk songs from around the world, as well as pieces composed on themes of play, animals, trees, trains, and much more. This family-friendly concert will delight and inspire the child in each listener; we hope to see you for this special Mother’s Day weekend event.
From the Bay to Broadway sends the YWC off on our tour to New York City in June 2014. Expect music from Bay Area composers as well as Broadway selections.
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