ST. PAUL VOCAL FORUM
Karin Barrett, artistic director
David Jenkins, guest organist
Saturday November 4th, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Hope Sings Eternal
This exquisite mixed choral ensemble will join with David Jenkins and the choir of Central Presbyterian Church to present music of hope for the season of remembrance. The highlight will be Lux Aeterna, a piece for organ and choir, by Morten Lauridsen. Free will offering. More information at www.spvf.net
THE SINGERS – MINNESOTA CHORAL ARTISTS
Matthew Culloton, director
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
What Sweeter Music
A Twin Cities favorite each December, The Singers’ annual Christmas concerts are a meaningful mix of traditional carols (often in new arrangements), contemplative music of the season, and festive works from the Renaissance to today. This season, the choir presents Eric Whitacre’s Lux Aurumque, Bob Chilcott’s What Sweeter Music, and carols from around the world. Tickets sold at the door. $15 discount tickets for members of St. Olaf bearing an advertisement from the bulletin. Advance sales: 651-917-1948 or www.singersmca.org.
MINNESOTA CHORALE AND SOLOISTS
Kathy Saltzman Romey, conductor
Lynn Trapp, organist
Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
MESSIAH SING ALONG
IT’S BACK!!! This city-wide event invites all once again to fill Saint Olaf Church with the sounds of George Frederic Handel’s much loved oratorio, Messiah. This masterwork is a presentation of Jesus’ life and its meaning. Come to sing-a-long or just to listen and enjoy. Bring your own score or borrow one here. Free will offering. Reception follows. www.mnchorale.org.
FROM AGE TO AGE
St. Olaf Choir in Residence
Peter J. Durow, artistic director
Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Dancing in the Morning
From Age to Age, St. Olaf Catholic Church’s Choir in Residence, is pleased to present “Dancing in the Morning” as part of the St. Olaf Sacred Music Series. Come hear this talented group of young professionals present a program that explores many of your favorite carols and Christmas Music centered on the themes of dancing and Christmas morning. Tickets $10.00 at the door. More information at www.fromagetoage.org/
SINGERS IN ACCORD CHORAL ENSEMBLE
Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
“Inside Out: Singing the Seasons of Life” With guest conductor Sigrid Johnson, spoken word from poet David Bengtson, and images of sculptures by Paul Granlund.
Enjoy a moving performance of music from Minnesota composers Grundahl, Hagen, Jennings, Kallman, Runestad, Schut, Takach, and Wehrspann — weaving together song, poetry, and sculpture to explore our shared human experience. Led by guest conductor Sigrid Johnson, retired conductor of the St. Olaf Manitou Singers and former associate conductor of VocalEssence and the Dale Warland Singers. Tickets at the door: $20 General Admission / $15 Seniors & Groups of 8+ / All Students FREE with advance tickets: $25 Preferred Seating / $15 General Admission / $10 Seniors & Groups of 8+ / All Students FREE with ID. More information at www.singersinaccord.org.