Entries by April Angilletta

THE CHORAL ARTS SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON TO PRESENT 15TH ANNUAL HUMANITARIAN AWARD TO LONNIE G. BUNCH III AT LIVING THE DREAM…SINGING THE DREAM THE 30TH ANNUAL CHORAL TRIBUTE TO MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., FEBRUARY 11, 2018

Washington, DC – Lonnie G. Bunch III will receive the Choral Arts Humanitarian Award which is presented annually to an individual who embodies the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s message of nonviolent struggle for civil rights, equality and justice. Each year an extraordinary recipient is selected and honored by The Choral Arts Society […]

Bisnow: Choral Arts Gala!

Bisnow | December 21, 2017 “On Monday night we headed to the Kennedy Center Concert Hall for the 37th annual Holiday Concert and Gala benefiting the Choral Arts Society of Washington! We snapped American Red Cross Chair Bonnie Hunter with…” – Travis Holler

Bisnow: Finnish Embassy Reception!

Bisnow | December 21, 2017 “Last Thursday we joined patrons and supporters of the Choral Arts Society of Washington for an exclusive pre-gala reception at the Embassy of Finland. We snapped this year’s Gala Chair and Levick’s Julie Chase with past board chair Nicholas Smith and current board chair Nadine Wethington.” – Travis Holler

Choral Arts Gala Resounds the Yuletide

The Georgetowner | December 20, 2017 “On Dec. 18, the Choral Arts Society of Washington’s 37th Annual Holiday Concert & Gala at the Kennedy Center was, to quote its Artistic Director Scott Tucker, “a time of gratitude…” – Mary Bird

THE CHORAL ARTS SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON OPENS 2017-2018 SEASON WITH CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI’s VESPERS OF 1610 with THE THIRTEEN

Washington, DC – At the turn of the 17th century, composer Claudio Monteverdi had mastered the musical styles of the late Renaissance and began developing new musical techniques which evolved into the Baroque musical style. In Vespro della Beata Vergine Monteverdi brilliantly superimposes new music over traditional Gregorian chants, combines sacred music with secular styles, […]

BWW Review: BERNSTEIN ON BROADWAY at Kennedy Center

broadway world | September 26, 2017 “The concert’s other example of lesser known songs was a stunning choral arrangement of “Build My House” from Peter Pan and “Take Care of This House” from Bernstein’s ill-fated 1976 collaboration with Alan Jay Lerner called 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. It was performed by the Choral Arts Society, which is […]

Bernstein on Broadway Review: an exquisite evening

DC Theatre Scene | September 25, 2017 “Both the ensemble and the Choral Arts Society deserve kudos, too. The ensemble players had their brightest moment in the spotlight performing the “Ballet at the Village Vortex” from Wonderful Town (yes, they can sing, act, and dance beautifully). The Choral Arts Society contributed to several numbers, most […]

Santino Fontana, Norm Lewis, Beth Malone, Laura Osnes and More to Lead BERNSTEIN ON BROADWAY at the Kennedy Center

broadway world | September 12, 2017 “Bernstein on Broadway will feature a lush 40-piece orchestra and the acclaimed Choral Arts Society of Washington as more than 75 performers fill the Eisenhower Theater with the unforgettable music of West Side Story, Wonderful Town, and Candide. The performance will also include…” – BWW News Desk