Dutoit Delivers Thrills

The Boston Musical Intelligencer | July 30, 2017

“Female members of the excellent Choral Arts Society of Washington Youth Choir constituted most of the choir of “Soprani e Contralti Enfants” [from Berlioz’ score]; their rich tone … made an ideal match for the ladies of the TFC, supporting complex textures and providing a foundation of pure, clean tone in the outer movements.” – Laura Stanfield Prichard

A dynamic Carmina Burana at Wolf Trap

bachtrack | July 29, 2017

“The combined choral groups exhibited fine intonation and tight ensemble.” – Phillip Nones

Vocal soloists seduce in NSO’s “Carmina Burana” at Wolf Trap

Washington Classical Review | July 29, 2017

“A large chorus was amassed for this concert, consisting of singers from the Choral Arts Society of Washington, the Washington Chorus, the Capitol Hill Chorale, the Fairfax Choral Society, George Mason University, the Heritage Signature Chorale, and the Reston Chorale. The ad hoc collective sang with more verve than polish, but the diction came across clearly…” – Charles T. Downey

John Stamos to host ‘A Capitol Fourth’ special for PBS

UPI | July 5, 2017

“The event will also include a fireworks display and performances by the National Symphony Orchestra, Choral Arts Society of Washington, the U.S. Army Band, the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets and the U.S. Army Presidential Salute Battery.” – Karen Butler

“A Capitol Fourth” Live Stream 2017 – Watch Fireworks Concert Online!

Gossip Cop | July 4, 2017

“They’ll be joined by The Four Tops, the National Symphony Orchestra, the Choral Arts Society of Washington, the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets and the U.S. Army Ceremonial Band.” – Shari Weiss

Trace Adkins, Kellie Pickler Scheduled to Perform on ‘Capitol Fourth’

Country Common | July 3, 2017

“Recent “The Voice” winner Chris Blue will take the stage along with the Choral Arts Society of Washington, as well as Yolanda Adams.” – Robyn Collins

On the cover

ArkansasOnline | July 2, 2017

“Also participating in the event will be the Choral Arts Society of Washington, the Army Herald Trumpets, the Army Ceremonial Band and the Armed Forces Color Guard.” – Rosemary Boggs

BWW Opera Preview, Part II: Hot Time, Summer Outside the City

Broadway World (Opera World) | June 30, 2017

“July 29, Charles Dutoit conducting the Berlioz TE DEUM with tenor Paul Groves and The Choral Arts Society of Washington Youth Chorus on a program that also features pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard in Ravel’s Piano Concerto for the Left Hand and the recently discovered Stravinsky “Chant funebre.” – Richard Sasanow

NSO’s Noseda, after back surgery, is out for the summer and concerts are canceled

The Washington Post | June 28, 2017

“Last week marked the start of rehearsals for a blended chorus of more than 120 members of the Washington Chorus and the Choral Arts Society, who will sing the bulk of the score.” – Anne Midgette

A Capitol Fourth | July 4th on WOUB-TV

WOUB-TV | June 28, 2017

“Also participating in the event will be the Choral Arts Society of Washington, the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets, the U.S. Army Ceremonial Band, Members of the Armed Forces carrying the State and Territorial Flags and the Armed Forces Color Guard provided by the Military District of Washington, DC.”

Going Out Guide for the District, June 29-July 5, 2017

The Washington Post | June 28, 2017

“A Capitol Fourth John Stamos hosts an outdoor concert by the National Symphony Orchestra with the Beach Boys, Blues Brothers, Sofia Carson, the Four Tops, Chris Blue, Trace Adkins, the Choral Arts Society of Washington, the U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own,” Herald Trumpets and Presidential Salute Battery. Gates at 3 p.m., concert at 8 p.m., fireworks at 9:09 p.m. West Lawn of the Capitol, 100 Constitution Ave. NE. 202-226-8000. pbs.org. Free.” – Carrie Donovan