choral music http://wvxu.org en Shanti: A Journey of Peace comes to Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/shanti-journey-peace-comes-cincinnati <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiarts.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cincinnati Arts Association</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will present </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiarts.org/events/detail/shanti" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Shanti: A Journey of Peace</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, described as an “Indian-American choral journey” on Saturday, April 5 at the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Aronoff Center</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Our Barbara Gray gets a preview of this unique production with the show’s music composer, educator and alumnus, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Kanniks Kannikeswaran</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:00:25 +0000 Barbara Gray 24726 at http://wvxu.org Shanti: A Journey of Peace comes to Cincinnati Composer John Adam's "El Nino" oratorio will be performed at CCM http://wvxu.org/post/composer-john-adams-el-nino-oratorio-will-be-performed-ccm <p>Possibly the most significant American oratorio of the late 20th century, <a href="http://calendar.uc.edu/wv3/wv3_servlet/urd/run/wv_event.Detail?id=19907159"><strong>John Adams’ “El Nino”</strong></a> will be performed by the <strong><a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/">University of Cincinnati’s College Conservatory of Music</a>’</strong>s Philharmonia, Chamber Choir, Chorale and Cincinnati Children’s Choir on March 2. Anne Arenstein welcomes in studio <strong>Earl Rivers</strong>, who will conduct this oratorio, to share his thoughts on the challenges, instruments and written words that make the pieces magic.</p><p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:00:25 +0000 Anne Arenstein 23287 at http://wvxu.org Composer John Adam's "El Nino" oratorio will be performed at CCM Student singers can apply for a choral scholar program http://wvxu.org/post/student-singers-can-apply-choral-scholar-program <p>High school students looking to learn the fine art of choral singing are encouraged to apply for the <a href="http://christchurchcincinnati.org/music/choralscholars"><strong>Christ Church Cathedral’s choral scholar program</strong></a>. As Anne Arenstein learns from <strong>Stephan Casurella</strong>, the church’s music director, applications are due by June 30 for the 2013-14 season (September-May) and accepted students receive a monthly stipend for their participation.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:32:15 +0000 Anne Arenstein 13659 at http://wvxu.org Student singers can apply for a choral scholar program Cincinnati Men's Chorus present "Loud & Proud" http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-mens-chorus-present-loud-proud <p>One of the highlights of this year’s <a href="http://www.cincinnatipride.org/"><strong>Cincinnati Pride Week</strong></a> will be the <a href="http://www.cincinnatimenschorus.org/"><strong>Cincinnati Men’s Chorus</strong></a> concert entitled <a href="https://cincinnatimenschorus.secure.force.com/ticket#details_a0OA0000006eqUaMAI"><strong>Loud and Proud</strong></a>, taking place June 22 and 23 at the <strong>School for Creative and Performing Arts</strong> downtown. Artistic Director <a href="http://www.cincinnatimenschorus.org/about/staff.html"><strong>Casey Hayes</strong></a> is in the studio with our Jim Stump with details on this year’s program and the historical significance of this concert at gay rights.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:32:10 +0000 Jim Stump 13378 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Men's Chorus present "Loud & Proud" Young Professionals' Choral Collective http://wvxu.org/post/young-professionals-choral-collective <p>Cincinnati has always been fertile ground for amazing choral music, starting with the May Festival, Vocal Arts Ensemble and, now, a unique chorus that offers young professionals in our area not only a chance to sing, but to be involved in our community and meet new people. <strong>KellyAnn Nelson</strong>, the founder and director of the <a href="http://ypcc.choralcollective.com/"><strong>Young Professionals’ Choral Collective</strong> </a>(yp/CC) is in the studio with Mark Perzel to talk about how the group started, what its mission is, and their upcoming Black &amp; Blues Gala on February 16.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 8911 at http://wvxu.org Young Professionals' Choral Collective