Concert Calendar
The Vocal Area Network Concert Calendar focuses solely on vocal ensemble and choir performances around the New York area. This information is compiled from flyers, web sites and sources within the performing groups. We strive to make it as accurate as possible, but it's always a good idea to make a confirming phone call or web site visit.

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Download this event to your calendar Monday, December 10, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Linda Russell and Companie (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Sing We All Merrily"
A musical celebration of an 18th century Christmas tracing the history of the holiday in the Colonies through carols, hymns, dance tunes, rounds and drinking songs interwoven with Yuletide poems, folklore and recipes. Hammered and mountain dulcimers, flute, bagpipes, harp, violin and cello combine to bring life to the music of Christmas Past.
St. Michael's Hall, 225 West 99th Street (at Amsterdam Avenue)
Admission: $18; students / seniors $15.
For more info: 212-666-2656
Margery Cohen, soprano; Abby Newton, cello; Ridley Enslow, fiddler; Anne Enslow, dulcimer; Christa Patton, flute and harp.
Download this event to your calendar Monday, December 10, 2018, 10:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Festival of Song (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"A Goyishe Christmas to You!"
Holiday favorites—and some lesser-known gems—written by Jewish songwriters. Performers include host Steven Blier on piano with vocalists Donna Breitzer, Cantor Joshua Breitzer, Alex Mansoori, and Joshua Jeremiah, as well as Alan R. Kay on clarinet.
Henry's Restaurant, 2745 Broadway (at 105th Street)
Admission: $20 cover; reservations required; walk-ins welcome at the bar.
For more info: 212-866-0600
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Continuo Collective (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Music in the Restoration: A Pepys Show"
Restoration Music in England from the perspective of the stylistic influences resulting from the invasion of French and Italian musicians, guided by the diary of Samuel Pepys, member of the government, and amateur musician and singer.
The Recital Hall at St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 225 West 99th Street (at Amsterdam Avenue)
Admission: Free; donations warmly welcomed.
For more info: ContinuoNY@aol.com
Directed by Grant Herried. NYCC String Band, directed by Leah Nelson.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Mendelssohn Glee Club (Men's chorus)
"Yesterday, Tonight and Tomorrow--As Time Goes By"
Works by Leonard Bernstein, W. S Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan, Paul McCartney, Gioachino Rossini, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Strauss, Pete Seeger, Charles Aznavour, Harry Warren, Georges Bizet, Kurt Weill and others.
Stephen Wise Synagogue, 30 West 68th Street (between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West)
Admission: Free
For more info: 212-362-8550
Gene Wisoff, director. Kirsten Scott and Eric Yves Garcia, soloists. Champagne reception and silent auction to follow with Robbie Lee at the piano.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jonathan Cohen, conductor. Lauren Snouffer, soprano; Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor; Andrew Staples, tenor; Neal Davies, bass-baritone. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Voices of Ascension (Choir)
"Candlelight Christmas"
A jubilant celebration of the holidays with carols old and new..
Church of the Ascension, 36 Fifth Avenue (at Tenth Street)
Admission: $10-$85
For more info: 212-358-7060
Dennis Keene, artistic director and conductor. Kevin Cobb, trumpet.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Dalton Chorale (Choir with orchestra)
Haydn: Mass in B flat major, "Creation Mass" (Hob XXII:13) Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
Admission: $25
For more info: info@daltonchorale.org
David Shuler, director. Sarah Hawkey, soprano; Elizabeth Merrill, mezzo-soprano; David Root, tenor; Peter Stewart, bass.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Traditional Vocal Group ROSA (All-female vocal ensemble)
"Luka Bala Foundation Annual Benefit Concert"
Songs that ROSA performs date decades, often centuries, back and have been surviving in rural areas of Serbia and the surrounding countries. Today we mostly learn from the recordings made by researchers and ethnomusicologists that have been visiting these villages.
Museum of Illusions, 77 8th Avenue
Admission: $20; tickets at www.eventbrite.com.
For more info: 917-292-4641
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Manhattan Sacred Harp Sing (Open sing)
Singing from the 1991 Denson revision of The Sacred Harp, a much-beloved shape note songbook that has been in continuous use by singers since its original publication in 1844. Beginners are welcome, and books will be available for loan or purchase at the singing. St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 81 Christopher Street (between West 4th and Bleecker Streets)
Admission: Free
For more info: sacredharpnyc@gmail.com
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jonathan Cohen, conductor. Lauren Snouffer, soprano; Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor; Andrew Staples, tenor; Neal Davies, bass-baritone. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Upstate NY)   
Key of Q (Choir)
"Key of Q Winter Concert: We Belong"
A selection of songs that celebrate ALL types of families during this winter season of togetherness -- not just the ones we are born into, but the ones we make for ourselves consisting of friends, partners and all the other supportive people in our lives.
Colony Woodstock, 22 Rock City Road, Woodstock, NY
Admission: $15 suggested donation; no one turned away for lack of funds.
For more info: 845-331-5300
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Voices of Ascension (Choir)
"Candlelight Christmas"
A jubilant celebration of the holidays with carols old and new..
Church of the Ascension, 36 Fifth Avenue (at Tenth Street)
Admission: $10-$85
For more info: 212-358-7060
Dennis Keene, artistic director and conductor. Kevin Cobb, trumpet.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Tapestty (Chamber choir)
"Run, Tobaggan, Run!
Our fun and diverse holiday music concert.
Churrch of St. Thomas More, 65 East 88th Street
Admission: $15
For more info: 347-440-7080
Billy Janiszewski, artistic director. Christopher Wasko, assistant conductor; Amir Farid, collaborative pianist.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 13, 2018, 5:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Boys of the Saint Thomas Choir (Boys choir and harp)
Britten: A Ceremony of Carols Saint Thomas Church, 1 West 53rd Street
Admission: $20-$40
For more info: 212-664-9360
Daniel Hyde, conductor. Sara Cutler, harp.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups. The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jonathan Cohen, conductor. Lauren Snouffer, soprano; Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor; Andrew Staples, tenor; Neal Davies, bass-baritone. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah St. Paul's Chapel, 209 Broadway
Admission: $25-$100; tickets at gemsny.org.
For more info: 212-602-0800
Julian Wachner, conductor. Trinity Baroque Orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 13, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Salon/Sanctuary Concerts (Soprano and guitar)
'In the Wake of the Marseillaise"
Songs of love, loss and triumph from the Age of Emancipation. Works by Cimarosa, Crescentini, Doisy, Haydn, Domenico Puccini, Fernando Sor, Rossini and Halévy.
Brotherhood Synagogue, 28 Gramercy Park South
Admission: $30-$100; seniors / students $20. Tickets at www.showclix.com/event/marseillaise.
For more info: salonsanctuary@salonsanctuaryconcerts.org
Jessica Gould, soprano; Pascal Valois, early Romantic guitar.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Upstate NY)   
Warwick Valley Chorale (Choir)
"Holiday Concert"
Selections from Bach and Handel to Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, and a new (2018) cantata by John Leavitt, A Midnight Clear, highlighting traditional carols.
Goshen United Methodist Church, 115 Main Street, Goshen, NY
Admission: Free; donations gratefully accepted.
For more info: 845-220-6439
Stanley Curtis, conductor. Gail Johnson, accompanist.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Upstate NY)   
Key of Q (Choir)
"Key of Q Winter Concert: We Belong"
A selection of songs that celebrate ALL types of families during this winter season of togetherness -- not just the ones we are born into, but the ones we make for ourselves consisting of friends, partners and all the other supportive people in our lives.
Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center, 300 Wall Street, Kingston, NY
Admission: $15 suggested donation; no one turned away for lack of funds.
For more info: 845-331-5300
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah St. Paul's Chapel, 209 Broadway
Admission: $25-$100; tickets at gemsny.org.
For more info: 212-602-0800
Julian Wachner, conductor. Trinity Baroque Orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Transfiguraiton Camerata (Choir with instrumental ensemble)
"The Candlelight Concert"
Vivaldi's Gloria, the "Magnificat a 6 voci" from Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610, Corelli's Christmas Concerto, plus traditional carols.
Church of the Transfiguration, 1 East 29th Street
Admission: $40; students / seniors $25.
For more info: 917-825-8895
Claudia Dumschat, conductor. Meredith Wohlgemut, Yen Yu Chen and Katie Puschel, sopranos; Jann Degnan and Rob Colon, altos; Rider Foster and Erik Rasmussen, tenors; Alan Henriquez, baritone; Leif Pedersen, bass. The Transfiguration Choirs of Men & Boys, Girls, Camerata and Period Instrument Ensemble.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Brearley Singers (Choir with instrumental ensemble)
"Winter Concert"
Rutter: Gloria
Bach: Gloria in Excelsis Deo
Poulenc: Gloria
Vaughan Williams: Wassail Song
Works by Daniel Pinkham, Monteverdi and Handel, and a holiday sing-along.
Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Admission: $20; students/seniors $15. Tickets at brearleysingerswinter18.brownpapertickets.com starting November 7.
For more info: 914-912-4994
Keith L. Burton, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Upstate NY)   
Sing We Enchanted (A cappella ensemble)
"Christmas Across Continents: Carol Traditions of Europe and the Americas"
Celebrating its 25th season as an ensemble, Sing We Enchanted will be performing joyous melodic hymns, tranquil lullabies and festive carols that hail from Italy, Poland, France, Spain, Ukraine, Germany, England and other locales in Europe, as well as carols from North and South America. Revered carols: In the Bleak Mid-winter, Mary, Did You Know and the beautiful In Dulci Jubilo. A Macdonald shape-note arrangement will also be among the selections.
Nyack Library, 20 South Broadway, Nyack, NY
Admission: $10. Reservations through the Nyack Library are highly recommended.
For more info: 914-610-6701
Sing We Enchanted ensemble: Nell Macdonald, artistic director, mezzo-soprano; Randi Alberino, mezzo-soprano; Nancee Adams, soprano; Kevin Dyal, bass/alto; Drew Ivarson, tenor; Regina Leon, soprano; Erik-Peter Mortensen, baritone; Cheryl Smith, mezzo-soprano; Laurie Thomashow, soprano. Reception to follow.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Connecticut)   
Music on the Hill Festival Chorus with Jubilate Ringers (Choir and handbells)
"Sounds of the Season"
A festive concert of classic carols and songs: Ralph Vaughan Williams Wassail Song; Alice Parker Il Est Né; a setting of Ring Out, Wild Bells by contemporary composer Linda Dowdell; the premiere of Stars over Snow: An English Christmas, a suite of English carols for chorus and handbells by Artistic Director Ellen Dickinson; and favorite carols sung by all with the majestic St. Matthew's organ.
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 36 New Canaan Road, Wilton, CT
Admission: Free, with donations welcome: $20 suggested.
For more info: 203-529-3133
Ellen Dickinson, conductor. David H. Connell, organ.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Hopewell Valley Chorus (Choir)
"Resounding Joy"
A program spanning centuries, continents and musical traditions.
St. James Church, 115 East Delaware Avenue, Pennington, NJ
Admission: $15; students / seniors $12.
For more info: 609-737-3177 or hopewellvalleychorus@gmail.com
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jonathan Cohen, conductor. Lauren Snouffer, soprano; Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor; Andrew Staples, tenor; Neal Davies, bass-baritone. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Lance Hayward Singers (Choir with jazz duo)
"Winter Concert" Christ & St Stephen's Church, 122 West 69th Street (between Broadway and Columbus Avenue)
Admission: $22; seniors/students/children $18.
For more info: 212-362-6580
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 14, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Art Mob (A cappella vocal ensemble)
"In Gut We Trust"
A highly relevant program of old-time tunes--everything from Tin Pan Alley, jazz, and radio gospel to Appalachian folk tunes and shape-note hymns celebrating one of our favorite body parts: the gut.
St. John’s in the Village, 224 Waverly Place
Admission: By donation ($10 or more) at the door.
For more info: 917-603-6593
Brent Frederick, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Canticum Novum Singers (Choir and organ)
"A Canticum Novum Christmas"
A program of Holiday choral music from across the centuries, plus popular Christmas classics. Featuring Nova Nova (medieval carol); arrangements of Lo How a Rose by Praetorius, Brahms, Distler, Rosenbaum and Sandström; Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (selections); Britten’s Missa Brevis; White Christmas, Silver Bells, Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! and more.
Advent Lutheran Church, Broadway at 93rd Street
Admission: $25; students / seniors $20. Tickets at cvi.yapsody.com/.
For more info: 914-582-3915
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor. James Adams, organ. The Canticum Novum Youth Choir, Edie Rosenbaum, director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 2:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
The Princeton Garden Statesmen Barbershop Chorus (Barbershop chorus)
"A Very Merry PGS Holiday Show"
Favorite holiday music, sung a cappella.
Nottingham Ball Room, 200 Mercer Street, Hamilton Township, NJ
Admission: $20; students $15; children under 12 free.
For more info: 888-636-4449
With the Somerville High School Chamber Choir.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra and Fort Washington Community Choir (Orchestra and choir)
"Too Hot to Handel: The Gospel Messiah"
A jazz/gospel/Latin-infused re-imagining of Handel's Messiah.
United Palace, 4140 Broadway
Admission: $15 and up
For more info: info@washingtonheightsorchestra.org
Chris Whittaker, music director. Angela Birchett, soprano; Yancy Garcia, alto; Anwar Robinson, tenor.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Voices of Ascension (Choir)
"Family Holiday Concert"
A family-friendly program featuring Voices of Ascension, a guest Youth Chorus, organ and trumpet, and an audience sing-along.
Church of the Ascension, 36 Fifth Avenue (at Tenth Street)
Admission: $5-$80
For more info: 212-358-7060
Dennis Keene, artistic director and conductor. Kevin Cobb, trumpet.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM       (Connecticut)   
GMChorale and the Chancel Choir of First Conregational Church, Cheshire (Choirs with organ)
"Festival of Carols"
In the lovely sanctuary of one of Connecticut's iconic Federalist churches, glowing with candles and seasonal decorations, the Christmas story will unfold in thoughtful readings and choral anthems, with everyone invited to join in singing traditional Christmas carols. The event is family-friendly, free and open to the public.
First Congregational Church, 111 Church Street, Cheshire, CT
Admission: Free
For more info: 860-676-2228
Joseph D'Eugenio, director and accompanist.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cantori New York (Chamber choir)
"A Cantori Holiday"
Carols, classics from beloved musicals and new arrangements of Hanukkah favorites. We tour Europe with carols both well-known and obscure, showcase America’s classic offerings and introduce new traditions by Cantori’s own members.
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $15; students / children $10.
For more info: 917-913-1500
Mark Shapiro, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Chamber Choirs (Chamber choir)
"The Choral Music of Love" Church of St. Ignatius of Antioch, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $10-$25.Tickets at www.eventbrite.com.
For more info: alistair@chamberchoirs.nyc
Alistair Hamilton, artistic director.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Tapestty (Chamber choir)
"Run, Tobaggan, Run!
Our fun and diverse holiday music concert.
Baruch Performing Arts Center (BPAC), 55 Lexington Avenue (entrance on 25th Street)
Admission: $22
For more info: 347-440-7080
Billy Janiszewski, artistic director. Christopher Wasko, assistant conductor; Amir Farid, collaborative pianist. Album release party to follow.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Dixit Dominus
David Lang: Little Match Girl Passion
Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
Admission: $65; tickets at www.metmuseum.org.
For more info: 212-602-0800
Julian Wachner, conductor. Trinity Baroque Orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
Cantigas Women's Choir (Women's choir)
"To My Mother, the Rose"
Songs to celebrate the mother.
St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 440 Hoboken Avenue (between Summit and Central), Jersey City, NJ
Admission: Suggested donation $20; seniors / students $10.
For more info: cantigaschoir@gmail.com
Hannah Carr, artistic director. Erasmia Voukelatos, assistant director. Reception to follow.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jonathan Cohen, conductor. Lauren Snouffer, soprano; Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor; Andrew Staples, tenor; Neal Davies, bass-baritone. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Early Music New York (Choir with instruments)
"England and The Colonies: Colonial Christmas"
Stirring 18th-century New England shape-note anthems and hymns heartily sung by the men’s vocal ensemble, generously spiked with English country dance tunes played by a lively band of fiddle, flute and bass.
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
Admission: Reserved seating $40; students with ID $20 at door; subscription discounts available.
For more info: 212-280-0330
Fredrick Renz, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Connecticut)   
Greater New Haven Community Chorus (Choir and orchestra)
"In Remembrance"
A choral celebration commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armistice of WWI. Selections include Haydn’s Mass in Time of War (with orchestra) and works by Bednall, Daley, Robbins, Stroope and more.
Battell Chapel, 400 College Street, New Haven, CT
Admission: $15 in advance; $20 at the door.
For more info: 203-303-4642 or info@gnhcc.org
Noah Blocker-Glynn, artistic director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
KHORIKOS (Vocal ensemble)
"Four Winds: New Music and Silence"
World premieres by Kala Pierson, Graham Lack, Kile Smith and Evelin Seppar, accompanied by Early music and featuring award-winning violinist Leonard Fu.
The Shrine Church of St. Anthony of Padua, 155 Sullivan Street
Admission: $20 suggested donation; no one turned away for lack of funds.
For more info: 516-468-4313
Alec Galambos, conductor.
Re-scheduled from November 3.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Glass Menagerie Chorus (Choir with organ)
"Winter Concert"
Zoltán Kodály: Missa Brevis for Chorus and Organ
Seasonal delights, including works by Benjamin Britten, Randall Thompson, Elliot Levine and others. Also, a holiday sing-along.
Church of the Holy Apostles, 296 Ninth Avenue
Admission: $20; students $15.
For more info: 212-289-3532
Susan Glass, artistic director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
New Jersey Gay Men's Chorus (Choir)
"A Holly Jolly Holiday"
Traditional holiday classics, a salute to Christmas at the movies, and other popular toe-tapping, gift-wrapping melodies.
Trinity Episcopal Church Asbury Park, 503 Asbury Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ
Admission: In advance: $20; seniors / students $15. At the door: $25.
For more info: 732-579-8449
Sarah Michal, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra (Chorus with orchestra)
Handel: Messiah Dorothy Young Performing Art Center, Drew University, Madison, NJ
Admission: $65, $48.50
For more info: 973-479-4020
Chris Shepard, conductor. Kendra Colton, soprano; Emily Marvosh, alto; Terrence Chin-loy, tenor; Malcolm Merriweather, baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Staten Island)   
Richmond Choral Society (Choir and brass)
"Winter Wonders"
Works of Ola Gjeilo, Michael Gandolfi, Dan Forrest, Mark Hayes and others, along with a selection of holiday favorites and a sing-along.
Church of St. Clare, 110 Nelson Avenue, Staten Island, NY
Admission: $20; seniors $15; students $10; children under 12 free.
For more info: 718-448-3656
Marina Alexander, music director.
Church is handicapped accessible.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"A Winter's Night"
Performing expressive Spanish-influenced carols and lullabies, a rhythmic Nigerian carol and holiday favorites, we'll sing of peace and joy, accompanied by guitar, harp and percussion.
St. John Neumann Church, 560 Walton Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ
Admission: $20
For more info: 856-500-3211
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Art Mob (A cappella vocal ensemble)
"In Gut We Trust"
A highly relevant program of old-time tunes--everything from Tin Pan Alley, jazz, and radio gospel to Appalachian folk tunes and shape-note hymns celebrating one of our favorite body parts: the gut.
Tenri Cultural Institute, 43A West 13th Street
Admission: By donation ($10 or more) at the door.
For more info: 917-603-6593
Brent Frederick, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 16, 2018, 11:30 AM       (Westchester)   
Kol Rinah (Jewish community choir)
"Chanukah Concert"
An eclectic mix of uplifting and fun liturgical, classical, folk and Broadway music in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish and Ladino.
Shames JCC on the Hudson, 371 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY
Admission: $22; seniors/students $18; Shames JCC members $17. $2 discount for advance purchase.
For more info: 914-243-9059 or kolrinahchorale@gmail.com
Ben Gruder, conductor. Reception to follow.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 16, 2018, 1:30 PM       (Bronx)   
Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus (Yiddish choir)
"To Everything There Is a Season: The Year in Yiddish Song" Sholem Aleichem Cultural Center, 3301 Bainbridge Avenue (corner 208th Street), Bronx, NY
Admission: $10 contribution
For more info: information@thejppc.org
Binyumen Schaechter, conductor. Seth Weinstein, piano.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 16, 2018, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Early Music New York (Choir with instruments)
"England and The Colonies: Colonial Christmas"
Stirring 18th-century New England shape-note anthems and hymns heartily sung by the men’s vocal ensemble, generously spiked with English country dance tunes played by a lively band of fiddle, flute and bass.
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
Admission: Reserved seating $40; students with ID $20 at door; subscription discounts available.
For more info: 212-280-0330
Fredrick Renz, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 16, 2018, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Angelica Women's Chamber Choir (Women's chamber choir)
"Tidings of Comfort and Joy"
Featuring medieval, Renaissance and contemporary Yuletide selections, including the 9th-century hymn Ave Maris Stella; the 13th-century Anglo-Norman rondellus Salva Nos, Stella Maris; Dufay's Ave Regina Caelorum; Palestrina's Magnificat in the Fourth Mode; the Slovak Christmas Carol Vstávajte Pastieri; Abbie Burt Betinis's Hail, Christmas Day!; the 15th-century carol Synge We To This Mery Cumpane; and Joshua B. Himes's stunning contemporary setting of There Is No Rose.
Church of St. John Nepomucene, 411 East 66th Street
Admission: Suggested donation $20; seniors / students $10.
For more info: 914-478-3267
Marie Caruso (artistic director), Christina Bruno, Claire Collins, Colleen Kiel, Anita Massengill, Kathleen McClafferty, Wilma Messenger, Brenna O’Toole, Mary Peck, Johanna Maria Rose, Susan Saslow, Carolyn Summers. Rex Benincasa, percussion.
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The Fairfield County Chorale (Chorus with orchestra)
"Palmeri's MisaTango plus Holiday Music from Unexpected Sources"
Holiday music from around the world, featuring the high-energy tango rhythms of Argentinian composer Martín Palmeri's Misa a Buenos Aires to Gabriel Fauré's stirring Cantique de Jean Racine, plus celebrated tango composer Astor Piazzolla's stunning Ave Maria. Also: a selection of carols and other holiday-themed music from unexepected sources.
Norwalk Concert Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT
Admission: In advance: $30. At the door: $35; students $5.
For more info: 203-858-3714
Eduardo Notrica, guest conductor. Malena Dayen, mezzo-soprano. Rodolfo Zanetti, bandoneón; Pedro Giraudo, bass; David Rosenmeyer, piano.
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Kairos: A Consort of Singers (Vocal ensemble)
"Annual Service of Lessons & Carols"
Works by Britten, Holst, Isaac, Boris Ord and Poulenc, plus folk music from Germany and Kentucky.
Holy Cross Monastery, Route 9W (1615 Broadway), West Park, NY
Admission: Free-will donations to benefit local food-based charities.
For more info: www.kairosconsort.org/concerts-tickets
Reception to follow.
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The Art Mob (A cappella vocal ensemble)
"In Gut We Trust"
A highly relevant program of old-time tunes--everything from Tin Pan Alley, jazz, and radio gospel to Appalachian folk tunes and shape-note hymns celebrating one of our favorite body parts: the gut.
Tenri Cultural Institute, 43A West 13th Street
Admission: By donation ($10 or more) at the door.
For more info: 917-603-6593
Brent Frederick, music director.
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Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"A Winter's Night"
Performing expressive Spanish-influenced carols and lullabies, a rhythmic Nigerian carol and holiday favorites, we'll sing of peace and joy, accompanied by guitar, harp and percussion.
Christ Our Light, 402 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ
Admission: $20
For more info: 856-500-3211
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VOICES Chorale (Choir)
"A Winter's Night"
Zelenka's Magnificat and works by Nicholas Myers, Bob Chilcott, John Rutter, Ralph Vaughan Williams and more.
Pennington Presbyterian Church, 13 South Main Street, Pennington, NJ
Admission: Preferred $35 in advance; $40 at the door. General $25 in advance,; $30 at the door. Children and students $10.
For more info: 609-474-0031
David McConnell, conductor. Cory Davis, assistant conductor.
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The Salvatones (Choir)
"The Many Sounds of Christmas"
Holiday favorites, twists on classics, cherished carols and hymns for everyone to sing along. Works by Bach, Vivaldi, Tavener, Fauré, Rachmaninoff and more.
St. Malachy's--The Actors' Chapel, 239 West 49th Street
Admission: $25-$35
For more info: 212-784-6176
Daniel Brondel, artistic director. Stephen Fraser, organ. New York Virtuosi. The Salvatones Young Voices, Stephen Fraser, director.
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Choirs and Orchestra of St. Ignatius Loyola (Choirs and orchestra)
"Glad Tidings"
Featuring Vaughan Williams's Fantasia on Christmas Carols and Holst’s Christmas Day, along with carols for the whole family to sing together.
Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 980 Park Avenue (at 84th Street)
Admission: $25-$88
For more info: 212-288-2520
K. Scott Warren, conductor.
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The Choir of Trinity Wall Street (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah St. Paul's Chapel, 209 Broadway
Admission: $25-$100; tickets at gemsny.org.
For more info: 212-602-0800
Julian Wachner, conductor. Trinity Baroque Orchestra.
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The Kent Singers (Choir)
"Make We Merry"
Gustav Holst: Christmas Day Suite
Arrangements by David Willcocks and John Rutter
Music of Pulitzer Prize finalist Michael Gilbertson
St. Andrew's Church, 1 North Main Street, Kent, CT
Admission: $15 in advance; $20 at the door; under 12 free.
For more info: 860-619-8110
Knox Sutterfield, conductor.
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Cantori New York (Chamber choir)
"A Cantori Holiday"
Carols, classics from beloved musicals and new arrangements of Hanukkah favorites. We tour Europe with carols both well-known and obscure, showcase America’s classic offerings and introduce new traditions by Cantori’s own members.
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $15; students / children $10.
For more info: 917-913-1500
Mark Shapiro, conductor.
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Ensemble Correspondances (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Christmas Pastorale Corpus Christi Church, 529 West 121st Street
Admission: $10-$50
For more info: 212-666-9266
Sébastien Daucé, director.
Presented by Music Before 1800.
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Varsity Choral Society (Choir)
"29th Annual Christmas Concert"
Mozart: Missa Brevis in F major, K. 192
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Irving Berlin: Christmas arrangements, solos and audience Christmas carol sing-along.
Congregational Church of Manhasset, 1845 Northern Boulevard, Manhasset, NY
Admission: $20
For more info: 917-288-1793
Craig S. Tocher, director. Molly Davey, soprano; Melissa Maravell, contralto; Robert Horowitz, tenor; Jason Hendrix and Stanley Lacey, baritones.
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Choir of Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church and New York City Children's Chorus (Choir with children's choir)
"14th Annual Carol Sing"
An afternoon of seasonal readings and choral music, including excerpts from Vivaldi's Gloria.
Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Avenue (at 73rd Street)
Admission: Free
For more info: 212-288-8920
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The Monmouth Civic Chorus (Choir and orchestra)
"Joy to the World: A Christmas Suite"
Handel: Messiah (selections)
Bach: Magnificat
Ryan James Brandau: Christmas Suite (expanded edition)
Holiday favorites
Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, NJ
Admission: Premium seating: $45; seniors $40; groups (10 or more) $35; students $10. Regular seating: $30; seniors $27; groups $25; students $5.
For more info: 732-933-9333
Ryan Brandau, artistic director and conductor.
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West Village Chorale (Carol walk)
"45th Annual Village Caroling Walk"
Gather in the Meeting Room of Judson Memorial Church, in the heart of Greenwich Village, then join us strolling through the historic, Dickens-like blocks singing seasonal carols and songs. Teams of singers head out from Judson through the late afternoon. Refreshments, conviviality and more singing follow back at Judson. Songbooks provided. A Village tradition since 1974!
Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South (at Thompson Street)
Admission: Free for the whole family; donations accepted.
For more info: westvillagechorale@gmail.com
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New Jersey Conservatory Symphonic Chorus (Choir with orchestra)
Handel: Messiah
The Conservatory's adult Chamber Choir and Boonton Youth Chorus will sing a collection of Christmas favorites old and new.
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 246 Woodport Road, Sparta, NJ
Admission: $30-$40; 30% student discount.
For more info: 973-402-2004
Ford Foster, conductor. Julie Suh and Elizabeth Lee, continuo.
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Riverdale Choral Society (Open sing)
An open sing of Handel's Messiah. Singers are encouraged to bring their own copies of the music, scores will be available to those singers who do not own one. Riverdale Presbyterian Church, 4765 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY
Admission: Free
For more info: 718-543-2219
Conductor: John Lettieri.
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The Stamford Chorale (Community chorus)
"Favorite Songs from Broadway and the American Songbook" St. John's Lutheran Church, 884 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT
Admission: $20
For more info: 203-359-0659
Eric Trudel, conductor. Cihan Yücel, accompanist. Carly Callahan, mezzo-soprano; Charles Widmer, tenor.
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New Jersey Gay Men's Chorus (Choir)
"A Holly Jolly Holiday"
Traditional holiday classics, a salute to Christmas at the movies, and other popular toe-tapping, gift-wrapping melodies.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Somerville, 300 Union Avenue, Somerville, NJ
Admission: In advance: $20; seniors / students $15. At the door: $25.
For more info: 732-579-8449
Sarah Michal, conductor.
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Warwick Valley Chorale (Choir)
"Holiday Concert"
Selections from Bach and Handel to Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, and a new (2018) cantata by John Leavitt, A Midnight Clear, highlighting traditional carols.
St. Stephen’s Roman Catholic Church, 75 Sanfordville Road, Warwick, NY
Admission: Free; donations gratefully accepted.
For more info: 845-220-6439
Stanley Curtis, conductor. Gail Johnson, accompanist.
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Long Island Choral Society (Choir with orchestra)
Bach: Cantata 140, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
Handel: Messiah (Part I with the Hallelujah chorus)
St. Anthony's High School Chapel, 275 Wolf Hill Road, South Huntington, NY
Admission: $30; youth $10.
For more info: 516-652-6878
Meredith Elaine Baker, conductor. Catherine Lau, soprano and artist-in–residence; Emily Klonowoski, contralto; José Heredia, tenor; Jeremy J. Moore, bass-baritone. Henry DeVries, organ.
Open dress rehearsal on Saturday, December 15 at 10:00 AM; admission $10.
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The New York City Community Chorus (Choir)
"Behold How Good & Pleasant: Together in Harmony"
Featuring Tom Garber's The Divine Teaching of St. Francis of Assisi.
Church of the Holy Apostles, 296 9th Avenue (at 28th Street)
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-475-2702 or nyccommunitychorus@gmail.com
Anthony Turner, baritone; Michael Wimberly, percussion; Ok Kyun Kang and Yoonmi Lee, birdcalls.
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Oratorio Society of Queens (Chorus with orchestra)
"Annual Holiday Concert"
Handel: Messiah, Part I excerpts
Strauss Jr.: Radetsky March
Flummerfelt (arr.): Mi Y-Milael
Flummerfelt (arr.): S'vivon
Close (arr.): Ma'oz Tsur
Feliciano, Langford (arr.): Feliz Navidad
Vaughan Williams: Hodie: The Blessed Son & Epilogue
Shaw (arr.), Bennett (orch.): The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite 2
Adam, Buck (arr.): O Holy Night
Queensborough Performing Arts Center, 222-05 56th Avenue, Bayside, NY
Admission: $40; seniors/students $35; children 12 and under $10.
For more info: 718-279-3006
David Close, conductor. Jennifer Gliere, soprano; Byron Singleton, tenor; Nathan Bahny, bass-baritone. Orchestra Arts Ensemble of Queens.
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Princeton Society of Musical Amateurs (Open sing)
"Singers Welcome"
A choral reading of Handel's Messiah. Choral singers welcome. No auditions. Vocal scores provided. Refreshments at intermission. Members of the community gathered together for the common and joyful enterprise of making music, to sing through for their own pleasure the great works in choral literature, with chorus, orchestra and soloists.
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton, 50 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton, NJ
Admission: $10 admission for singers (or annual membership). Free for students and non-singing guests.
For more info: 609-466-4479
Conductor: Frances Slade.
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Our Saviour's Atonement Choir (Choir with instrumental ensemble)
"OSA Christmas Festival"
Featuring the Saint-Saëns Oratorio de Noël along with readings, familiar carols and anthems for the season.
Our Saviour's Atonement Church, 178 Bennett Avenue (one block west of Broadway at 189th Street)
Admission: Free; donations welcome.
For more info: 212-923-5757
Paul F. Mueller, conductor. Reception fo follow.
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Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
Benjamin Britten: A Ceremony of Carols
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 16, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Kindred Spirits and Chelsea Opera (Choir with jazz ensemble)
"Bending Towards the Light . . . A Jazz Nativity"
The Christmas story told in thoroughly American musical terms, featuring opera and jazz artists of note weaving together word, dance, song and musical instruments to tell the story in a new way.
Christ and St. Stephen's Church, 120 West 69th Street (between Broadway and Columbus)
Admission: $20-$45; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: 866-811-4111
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 16, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Upstate NY)   
Classic Choral Society and the Hudson Valley Strings (Choir and strings)
"The Weary World Rejoices"
A joyous and inspiring collection of Christmas music by some of today's most highly regarded composers, as well as those from the past. To cap off the celebration we invite YOU to join us in song!
First Presbyterian Church, 33 Park Place, Goshen, NY
Admission: Free; donations accepted.
For more info: 845-713-4543 or 914-456-3385
Download this event to your calendar Monday, December 17, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah St. Paul's Chapel, 209 Broadway
Admission: $25-$100; tickets at gemsny.org.
For more info: 212-602-0800
Julian Wachner, conductor. Trinity Baroque Orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Monday, December 17, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Oratorio Society of New York (Choir with orchestra)
Handel: Messiah Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-400-7255
Kent Tritle, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 12:10 PM       (Westchester)   
Angelica Women's Chamber Choir (Women's chamber choir)
"Tidings of Comfort and Joy"
An abbreviated version of Angelica's fall concert program, featuring medieval, Renaissance and contemporary Yuletide selections.
Grace Church, 33 Church Street, White Plains, NY
Admission: Free
For more info: 914-478-3267
Marie Caruso (artistic director), Christina Bruno, Claire Collins, Colleen Kiel, Anita Massengill, Kathleen McClafferty, Wilma Messenger, Brenna O’Toole, Mary Peck, Johanna Maria Rose, Susan Saslow, Carolyn Summers. Rex Benincasa, percussion.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Manhattan Sacred Harp Sing (Open sing)
Singing from the 1991 Denson revision of The Sacred Harp, a much-beloved shape note songbook that has been in continuous use by singers since its original publication in 1844. Beginners are welcome, and books will be available for loan or purchase at the singing. St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 81 Christopher Street (between West 4th and Bleecker Streets)
Admission: Free
For more info: sacredharpnyc@gmail.com
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St. Michael's Choir (Church choir)
"A Service of Lessons and Carols"
Works by Halley, Praetorious, Cantrell, Pott, Lawson, Gardner, Macdowall and Clemens Non Papa.
St. Michael's Church, 225 West 99th Street (at Amsterdam Avenue)
Admission: Free
For more info: 212-222-2700
John Cantrell, organist and choirmaster.
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TENET and The Sebastians (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Handel: Messiah Church of St. Vincent Ferrer, 869 Lexington Avenue (at 66th Street)
Admission: $10-$100
For more info: 212-222-4066
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Peace of Heart Choir (Choir)
"Singing for Unity"
Selections in English, Hebrew, Samoan, Spanish, Swahili and Tokelauan.
Ailey Citigroup Theater, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, 405 West 55th Street (at Ninth Avenue)
Admission: In advance: $25; seniors/students $20. At the door: $30; seniors/students $25. Tickets at www.peaceofheartchoir.org/benefit-concert.
For more info: 347-829-7642
Robert René Galván, conductor.
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Musica Sacra (Choir and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street at Seventh Avenue
Admission: $25-$100; seniors / students $15.
For more info: 212-330-7684
Kent Tritle, conductor. Leslie Fagan, soprano; Daniel Moody, countertenor; Brian Giebler, tenor; John Brancy, baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Peace of Heart Choir (Choir)
"Sing for Unity"
A wide variety of selections, ranging from classic pop (Stairway to Heaven) to holiday songs (Carol of the Bells, Harambee, Light One Candle, Sleigh Ride) -- and as always, our audience will have a couple of opportunities to sing along!
Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 West 55th Street (at 9th Avenue)
Admission: $25 in advance/$30 at the door; students / seniors $20 in advance/$25 at the door.
For more info: 347-829-7642
Robert René Galván, director.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 20, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra (Chorus and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: $37-$90
For more info: 973-479-4020 or 212-247-7800
Chris Shepard, conductor. Kendra Colton, soprano; Emily Marvosh, alto; Terrence Chin-loy, tenor; Malcolm Merriweather, baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 20, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET and The Sebastians (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Handel: Messiah Church of St. Vincent Ferrer, 869 Lexington Avenue (at 66th Street)
Admission: $10-$100
For more info: 212-222-4066
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, December 20, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
NYCHORAL Chamber Ensemble (Chamber ensemble)
"A Ceremony of Carols"
A musical celebration with holiday favorites selected by New York Choral Society's Associate Conductor Michael A. Ciavaglia. Concert concludes with an audience sing-along!
Benjamin Britten: A Ceremony of Carols
Kirke Mechem: Seven Joys of Christmas
Benjamin Britten: A New Year Carol
Saint Peter's Church, 619 Lexington Avenue (at 54th Street)
Admission: See www.nychoral.org
For more info: 212-247-3878
Michael A. Ciavaglia, conductor. Katy Lindhart, soprano; Rita Costanzi, harp.
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The Salvatones (Choir)
"The Many Sounds of Christmas"
Holiday favorites, twists on classics, cherished carols and hymns for everyone to sing along. Works by Bach, Vivaldi, Tavener, Fauré, Rachmaninoff and more.
St. Malachy's--The Actors' Chapel, 239 West 49th Street
Admission: $25-$35
For more info: 212-784-6176
Daniel Brondel, artistic director. Stephen Fraser, organ. New York Virtuosi. The Salvatones Young Voices, Stephen Fraser, director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, December 21, 2018, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Festival Singers with LITHA Symphony (Open sing)
"15th Annual Messiah SIng"
Handel: Messiah
The Lounge at Hudson View Gardens, 128 Pinehurst Avenue (at 183rd Street)
Admission: $6
For more info: 917-822-4145
Conductor: Eric Hayslett. With soloists and small orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, December 22, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Upstate NY)   
The Newburgh Chorale (Choir)
"Christmas Music From the British Isles" King of Kings Lutheran Church, 543 Union Avenue, New Windsor, NY
Admission: $10 donation
For more info: info@newburghchorale.org
Michael Saunders, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 23, 2018, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Early Music New York (Choir with instruments)
"England and The Colonies: Colonial Christmas"
Stirring 18th-century New England shape-note anthems and hymns heartily sung by the men’s vocal ensemble, generously spiked with English country dance tunes played by a lively band of fiddle, flute and bass.
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
Admission: Reserved seating $40; students with ID $20 at door; subscription discounts available.
For more info: 212-280-0330
Fredrick Renz, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 23, 2018, 4:00 PM       (Upstate NY)   
Classic Choral Society and the Hudson Valley Strings (Choir and strings)
"The Weary World Rejoices"
A joyous and inspiring collection of Christmas music by some of today's most highly regarded composers, as well as those from the past. To cap off the celebration we invite YOU to join us in song!
Blooming Grove United Church of Christ, 2 Old Dominion Road, Blooming Grove, NY
Admission: Free; donations accepted.
For more info: 845-713-4543 or 914-456-3385
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 25, 2018, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Early Music New York (Choir with instruments)
"England and The Colonies: Colonial Christmas"
Stirring 18th-century New England shape-note anthems and hymns heartily sung by the men’s vocal ensemble, generously spiked with English country dance tunes played by a lively band of fiddle, flute and bass.
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
Admission: $50
For more info: 212-280-0330
Fredrick Renz, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, December 25, 2018, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Early Music New York (Choir with instruments)
"England and The Colonies: Colonial Christmas"
Stirring 18th-century New England shape-note anthems and hymns heartily sung by the men’s vocal ensemble, generously spiked with English country dance tunes played by a lively band of fiddle, flute and bass.
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
Admission: Reserved seating $40; students with ID $20 at door; subscription discounts available.
For more info: 212-280-0330
Fredrick Renz, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, December 26, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Manhattan Sacred Harp Sing (Open sing)
Singing from the 1991 Denson revision of The Sacred Harp, a much-beloved shape note songbook that has been in continuous use by singers since its original publication in 1844. Beginners are welcome, and books will be available for loan or purchase at the singing. St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 81 Christopher Street (between West 4th and Bleecker Streets)
Admission: Free
For more info: sacredharpnyc@gmail.com
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, December 30, 2018, 4:00 PM       (Upstate NY)   
The Newburgh Chorale (Choir)
"Christmas Music From the British Isles" St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church,15 South Avenue, Beacon, NY
Admission: $10 donation
For more info: info@newburghchorale.org
Michael Saunders, director.
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Clarion Choir (Choir)
Russian New Year's Concert"
Rachmaninoff's All-Night Vigil (Vespers), including several ancient Slavonic chants upon which the piece is based, interspersed between Rachmaninoff's settings.
Church of the Resurrection, 119 East 74th Street
Admission: $35 general; $50 orchestra; $75 orchestra prime.
For more info: 212-580-5700
Steven Fox, conductor. Mikki Sodergren, mezzo-soprano.
Download this event to your calendar Monday, December 31, 2018, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Festival Singers with LITHA Symphony (Choir with organ and orchestra)
"Gala Annual New Year's Eve Concert"
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Britten: Hymn to the Virgin
Mozart: Trio from Cosi Fan Tutte
Verdi: Va Pensiero
Rossini: "Gloria" from Petite Messe Solonnelle
Lady Ga Ga medley
Sinatra: New York, New York
Beethoven: Ode to Joy
Festival Toccata on Auld Lang Syne
Church of St. Paul the Apostle, 60th Street and Columbus Avenue
Admission: Suggested donation $10.00
For more info: 917-822-4145
Eric Hayslett, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Monday, December 31, 2018, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Amor Artis (Choir)
"A Bach New Year's Eve"
Ring in the New Year with the timeless music of J. S. Bach in a concert of sublime vocal music and the lively Concerto for Three Violins.
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 316 East 88th Street (between First and Second Avenues)
Admission: $50
For more info: 646-771-0393
Ryan Brandau, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Tuesday, January 1, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Clarion Choir (Choir)
Russian New Year's Concert"
Rachmaninoff's All-Night Vigil (Vespers), including several ancient Slavonic chants upon which the piece is based, interspersed between Rachmaninoff's settings.
Church of the Resurrection, 119 East 74th Street
Admission: $35 general; $50 orchestra; $75 orchestra prime.
For more info: 212-580-5700
Steven Fox, conductor. Mikki Sodergren, mezzo-soprano.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, January 3, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Monteverdi: Vespers of 1610 Church of St. Jean Baptiste, 173 East 75th Street
Admission: $10-$100
For more info: 212-222-4066
Green Mountain Project. With Blue Heron and Dark Horse Consort.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, January 4, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Behind Convent Walls"
Music for female voices published by Italian women who lived in and taught music in convents.
Kirkland Chapel at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th Street
Admission: $40-$60
For more info: 212-222-4066
Green Mountain Project Mini Festival
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, January 5, 2019, 2:00 PM       (Westchester)   
Sing We Enchanted (A cappella ensemble)
"Christmas Across Continents: Carol Traditions of Europe and the Americas"
Celebrating its 25th season as an ensemble, Sing We Enchanted will be performing joyous melodic hymns, tranquil lullabies and festive carols that hail from Italy, Poland, France, Spain, Ukraine, Germany, England and other locales in Europe, as well as carols from North and South America. Revered carols: In the Bleak Mid-winter, Mary, Did You Know and the beautiful In Dulci Jubilo. A Macdonald shape-note arrangement will also be among the selections.
Maryknoll Seminary (sanctuary), 55 Ryder Road, Ossining, NY
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 914-610-6701
Sing We Enchanted ensemble: Nell Macdonald, artistic director, mezzo-soprano; Randi Alberino, mezzo-soprano; Nancee Adams, soprano; Kevin Dyal, bass/alto; Drew Ivarson, tenor; Regina Leon, soprano; Erik-Peter Mortensen, baritone; Cheryl Smith, mezzo-soprano; Laurie Thomashow, soprano. Reception to follow.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, January 5, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Heron and Dark Horse Consort (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Cantores y Ministriles: Spanish Music in the Golden Age"
Works by Juan de Urrede, Francisco de Peñalosa, Cristóbal de Morales, Francisco Guerrero and others.
Kirkland Chapel at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th Street
Admission: $40-$60
For more info: 212-222-4066
Green Mountain Project Mini Festival
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, January 6, 2019, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Monteverdi: Vespers of 1610 Church of St. Jean Baptiste, 173 East 75th Street
Admission: $10-$100
For more info: 212-222-4066
Green Mountain Project. With Blue Heron and Dark Horse Consort.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, January 6, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
J.S. Bach: Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen, BWV 65
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Pre-Vespers talk by Michael Marissen at 3:45 PM.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, January 11, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups. The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, January 12, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
University Glee Club of New York City (Men's chorus)
"249th Members' Concert: Let Us Break Bread Together"
With special guests The Lehigh University Choir and The Yale Glee Club.
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $45
For more info: 646-469-6094
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, January 13, 2019, 3:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Princeton Society of Musical Amateurs (Open sing)
Singers Welcome"
A choral reading of Gilbert & Sullivan's Yeomen of the Guard. 3:00 PM choir rehearsal; 4:00 PM reading. Members of the community gathered together for the common and joyful enterprise of making music, to sing through for their own pleasure the great works in choral literature, with chorus, orchestra and soloists.
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton, 50 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton NJ
Admission: $10 for singers (or annual membership). Free for students and non-singing guests.
For more info: 609-466-4479
Conductor: Lee Milhous.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, January 13, 2019, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Academy of Sacred Drama (Singers and instrumentalists)
"Mosé: La creatione de’ magistrati"
Director Jeremy Rhizor’s mission is to create an enriching and totally original experience for listeners. He combines a 17th-century oratorio, Giovanni Antonio Gianettini’s La creatione de’ magistrati in a modern-day premiere, an informative lecture at its midpoint, and a reception for the audience after the performance. The oratorio’s text is enlightening: the prophet Moses learns hard lessons about governance.
Corpus Christi Church, 529 West 121st Street
Admission: $10-$50
For more info: 212-666-9266
Jeremy Rhizor, director and violin. Presented by Music Before 1800.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Chamber choir and orchestra)
Stucky: Elegy from August 4, 1964
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Julia Wolfe: Fire in my mouth (world premiere--New York Philharmonic commission)
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $33-$120
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Anthony McGill, clarinet. The Crossing chamber choir, Donald Nally, director. Jeff Sugg, video and scenic designer.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, January 24, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir with organ and instrumental ensemble)
"The Three B's of the North German Baroque"
Cantatas and organ works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Dieterich Buxtehude and Nicolaus Bruhns.
Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $35; students / seniors $25.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director and organ With Baroque in the Fields period instrument orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, January 25, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Chamber choir and orchestra)
Stucky: Elegy from August 4, 1964
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Julia Wolfe: Fire in my mouth (world premiere--New York Philharmonic commission)
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $33-$120
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Anthony McGill, clarinet. The Crossing chamber choir, Donald Nally, director. Jeff Sugg, video and scenic designer.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, January 26, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Orlando Consort (Vocal ensemble)
"Love's Command--Sacred Poetry & Music"
Works by Josquin des Prez, Clemens non Papa, Nicolas Gombert and others, concluding with Lamentations by English Tudor composer Robert White.
Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 West 46th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)
Admission: $30-$45
For more info: 212-854-7799
Robert Macdonald, bass. Presented by Miller Theatre.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, January 26, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Chamber choir and orchestra)
Stucky: Elegy from August 4, 1964
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Julia Wolfe: Fire in my mouth (world premiere--New York Philharmonic commission)
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $33-$120
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Anthony McGill, clarinet. The Crossing chamber choir, Donald Nally, director. Jeff Sugg, video and scenic designer.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, January 27, 2019, 3:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Teaneck Community Chorus (Choir with piano)
"TCC@20: Celebrating the Ones We Love"
Our winter concert refers not only to the music, but to the community with whom we get to share our music.
Teaneck High School, 100 Elizabeth Avenue, Teaneck, NJ
Admission: $18; seniors $12; students $5.
For more info: 201-615-7587
Steven Bell, artistic director. Beth Robin, piano.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Sunday, January 27, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Orchestra Amadeus (Chorus and orchestra)
Verdi: Messa da Requiem
This concert is a benefit to support gun violence prevention. Proceeds will benefit Sandy Hook Promise.
Fourth Universalist Society, 160 Central Park West
Admission: $135 VIP tickets; $50 premium seating $25 general admission.
For more info: OrchestraAmadeus.org
Joseph Jones, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar (Gospel choir)
With their expressive vocals and intricate arrangements of contemporary gospel, Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar is positioned to be one of the brightest new groups on the gospel scene. McLaughlin and this anointed group are known for their rich harmonies and beautiful blends that exude the awesomeness of the Lord. Sony Hall, 235 West 46th Street
Admission: $50 VIP; $30 general admission, seated; $20 general admission, standing room only.
For more info: 212-997-5123
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, February 7, 2019, 6:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET (Vocalists)
"Oh Death, Rock Me Asleep"
A lullaby for two English queens, featuring solo English Tudor music.
House of the Redeemer, 7 East 95th Street
Admission: $50
For more info: 212-222-4066
Jolle Greenleaf, soprano; Debi Wong, mezzo-soprano.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, February 7, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Brahms: A German Requiem David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $31-$130
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Ying Fang, soprano; Matthias Goerne, baritone. Concert Chorale of New York, James Bagwell, director.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, February 7, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET (Vocalists)
"Oh Death, Rock Me Asleep"
A lullaby for two English queens, featuring solo English Tudor music.
House of the Redeemer, 7 East 95th Street
Admission: $50
For more info: 212-222-4066
Jolle Greenleaf, soprano; Debi Wong, mezzo-soprano.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, February 8, 2019, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Brahms: A German Requiem David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $31-$130
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Ying Fang, soprano; Matthias Goerne, baritone. Concert Chorale of New York, James Bagwell, director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, February 9, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Brahms: A German Requiem David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $31-$130
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Ying Fang, soprano; Matthias Goerne, baritone. Concert Chorale of New York, James Bagwell, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 10, 2019, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Heron (Choir)
"The Lost Music of Canterbury"
Works by Hugh Aston and Arthur Chamberlayne alongside music of Fayrfax and Taverner.
Corpus Christi Church, 529 West 121st Street
Admission: $10-$50
For more info: 212-666-9266
Scott Metcalfe, director. Presented by Music Before 1800.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 10, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
J.S. Bach: Ich habe genug, BWV 82
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Pre-Vespers talk by Michael Marissen at 3:45 PM.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, February 15, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups. The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, February 16, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Polyphony (Vocal ensemble)
"Music from Over the Alps"
Works by Josquin and Palestrina, alongside gems by Philippe Verdelot, Cipriano de Rore and others.
Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 West 46th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)
Admission: $30-$45
For more info: 212-854-7799
Presented by Miller Theatre.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 17, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
Dieterich Buxtehude: Gott hilf mir, BuxWV 34
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Festival of Song (Vocal solos and ensembles)
"Hyphenated-Americans"
Honoring composers from abroad who have based their musical lives in the U.S. along with first-generation American composers whose close links to their parents’ homelands can be heard through their compositions. The concert features works by Bright Sheng (Chinese-American), Daniel Sabzghabaei (Persian-American), Roberto Sierra (Puerto Rican-American), Clarice Assad (Brazilian-American) and others.
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center, 129 West 67th Street
Admission: $20-$61.50; students $10.
For more info: 212-501-3330
Amy Owens, soprano; Jesse Blumberg, baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 24, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of St. Ignatius Loyola (Choir and piano)
Brahms: Requiem
Mendelssohn: Motets
Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 980 Park Avenue (at 84th Street)
Admission: $20-$80
For more info: 212-288-2520
K. Scott Warren, conductor and piano. Robert Reuter, conductor. Daniel Beckwith, Michael Sheetz, piano.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 24, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Russian Chamber Chorus of New York (Chamber choir with instrumentalists)
"Tchaikovsky and His Contemporaries"
Featuring Tanayev's cantata John of Damascus, Arensky's Three Quartets for chorus and cello, an arrangement of Rachmaninoff's Vocalise for cello and chorus, and Tchaikovsky's rarely-heard cantata, Nature and Love
Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Avenue (at 73rd Street)
Admission: $25; students/62+ $20; children 12 and under free.
For more info: 212-288-8920
Nikolai Kachanov, conductor. Adrian Daurov, cello.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 24, 2019, 3:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"Artists Showcase"
Vocalists from the Greater South Jersey Chorus will enchant you in this program of art songs, arias and duets. In an intimate recital setting, you'll hear performances of beauty and depth as the singers share their musical artistry.
Grace Church, 19 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ
Admission: $20
For more info: 856-500-3211
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, February 24, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
George Christoph Bach: Siehe, wie fein und lieblich ist’s
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Monday, February 25, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Oratorio Society of New York (Choir with orchestra)
Sibelius: Kullervo
Berlioz: La mort D'Ophelie
Debussy: Nocturnes: III Sirenes
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-400-7255
Kent Tritle, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, February 28, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir)
"The Splendor of the Spanish Renaissance"
Music by Spain's master composers of the 16th century including Tomas Luis de Victoria, Francisco Guerrero, Alonso Lobo and Cristobal de Morales.
Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $35; students / seniors $25.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, March 1, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
MasterVoices (Choir with piano duo)
"Night Songs and Love Waltzes"
This evening of songs and piano works will feature the music of such influential Romantic era composers as Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn, Clara and Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert and Johannes Brahms, as well as today's Ricky Ian Gordon and Stephen Sondheim, and the poetry that inspired them. Vocal solos, duets, trios and quartets; men's chorus, women's chorus, and the full MasterVoices chorus; and arrangements featuring four horns and duo pianists.
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $30-$95
For more info: 646-202-9623
Ted Sperling, conductor. Anderson & Roe, piano duo; Nicole Cabell, soprano; Kate Aldrich, alto/mezzo; Nicolas Phan, tenor; Nmon Ford, baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 2, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Ember Ensemble (Choir)
"Carpe diem!"
Works by David Brunner, Ysaÿe Barnwell, J. David Moore, Andrea Ramsey, Gwyneth Walker and others.
St. John's in the Village, 218 West Eleventh Street
Admission: In advance: $20. At the door: $25. Seniors / studnets $15; children 18 and under free.
For more info: 888-407-6002
Deborah Simpkin King, artistic director. With NYC’s Encore Creativity for Older Adults Chorale.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 2, 2019, 7:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
Harmonium Chamber Singers (Chamber choir)
"Swan Songs"
Works by Gibbons, Arcadelt, Kevin Puts, Sarah Rimkus, Michael Rosin and more.
Grace Episcopal Church, 4 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ
Admission: Call
For more info: 973-538-6969
Anne Matlack, director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 2, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Cecilia Chorus of New York (Choir and organ)
"Sing Me the Universal -- A Walt Whitman Bicentennial"
Vincent Persichetti: Celebrations
Jorge Martín: One Hour to Madness and Joy
John Knowles Paine: Mass in D minor (1860--exceprts)
Church of St. Francis Xavier, 46 West 16th Street
Admission: In advance: $30. At the door: $35. Seniors / students (at all times) $25.
For more info: 646-638-2535
Mark Shapiro, conductor and music director. Ganson Salmon, tenor; Nicole Mitchell, contralto.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 2, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Polyhymnia (Vocal ensemble)
"Open Thou Our Lips"
Music of the English Reformation by Tallis, Parsons and Sheppard.
The Church of St. Ignatius of Antioch, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $30; students/seniors $20.
For more info: 917-838-4636
John Bradley, director. Pre-concert lecture at 7 PM.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 3, 2019, 3:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Harmonium Chamber Singers (Chamber choir)
"Swan Songs"
Works by Gibbons, Arcadelt, Kevin Puts, Sarah Rimkus, Michael Rosin and more.
Christ Church, 66 Highland Avenue, Short Hills, NJ
Admission: Call
For more info: 973-538-6969
Anne Matlack, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 3, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Canterbury Choral Society (Choir with orchestra and organ)
Handel: Saul The Church of the Heavenly Rest, Fifth Avenue at 90th Street
Admission: $25; seniors $20.
For more info: 212-362-9271
Jonathan DeVries, conductor. Blake Friedman,Sidney Outlaw, Jennifer Grimaldi, Jeffrey Mandelbaum, soloists.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 3, 2019, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Amor Artis (Choir)
"Songs of Farewell"
Schütz: Musikalische Exequien
C. H. H. Parry: Songs of Farewell
Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral, Mott Street at Prince Street
Admission: $35; seniors / students $25.
For more info: 646-771-0393
Ryan Brandau, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 3, 2019, 5:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Ember Ensemble (Choir)
"Carpe diem!"
Works by David Brunner, Ysaÿe Barnwell, J. David Moore, Andrea Ramsey, Gwyneth Walker and others.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Montclair, NJ
Admission: In advance: $20. At the door: $25. Seniors / studnets $15; children 18 and under free.
For more info: 888-407-6002
Deborah Simpkin King, artistic director. With NYC’s Encore Creativity for Older Adults Chorale.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 3, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
J.S. Bach: Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn, BWV 96
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Musica Sacra (Choir)
"Byrd, Whitacre, Tavener, Paulus & Gregorian Chant"
Byrd: Mass for Five Voices
Gregorian Chant Ordinary for the last Sunday after Epiphany
Whitacre: I thank You God
Tavener: The Lamb
Paulus: Pilgrims' Hymn
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
Admission: $45-$75; seniors / students $25.
For more info: 212-330-7684
Kent Tritle, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, March 7, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Alkemie (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Rosa das Rosas: Songs for the Virgin Mary"
Spanish works from the 13th and 14th centuries
The Kosciuszko Foundation, 16 East 65th Street
Admission: $35
For more info: 212-666-9266
Presented by Music Before 1800.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, March 8, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New Amsterdam Singers (Choir)
"The Romantic Spirit: Wild and Tender"
Works by Haydn, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Wolf, Carol Barnett and Robert Cohen.
Broadway Presbyterian Church, Broadway at 114th Street
Admission: $25; students $20.
For more info: 914-712-8708
Clara Longstreth, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 9, 2019, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Whitman and the Civil War"
Jeffrey Van: A Procession Winding Around Me: Four Civil War Poems
Bach: Der geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf, BWV 226
Rene Clausen: Three Whitman Settings
Kurt Weill: Four Walt Whitman Songs
Ian Sturges Milliken: Whispers of Heavenly Death (premiere)
Gustav Holst: Ode to Death, H. 144, Op. 38
Charles Villiers Stanford: Elegiac Ode, Op. 21
Union Theological Seminary, 3041 Broadway (at West 121st Street)
Admission: $20-$40
For more info: 212-831-8224
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor. Pre-concert talk at 3:15 PM with Dr. Karen Karbiener.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 9, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cantori New York (Chamber choir)
"Farewell to Sorrow"
Francis Poulenc: Sept Chansons
Donald Grantham: La canción desesperada
Henry Purcell: Ode to St. Cecilia
Church of St. Francis Xavier, 46 West 16th Street
Admission: $20 online/$25 door; seniors $15 online/$20 door; students/children $8 online/$10 door.
For more info: 917-913-1500
Mark Shapiro, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 10, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cantori New York (Chamber choir)
"Farewell to Sorrow"
Francis Poulenc: Sept Chansons
Donald Grantham: La canción desesperada
Henry Purcell: Ode to St. Cecilia
Church of the Holy Apostles, 296 9th Avenue
Admission: $20 online/$25 door; seniors $15 online/$20 door; students/children $8 online/$10 door.
For more info: 917-913-1500
Mark Shapiro, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 10, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
Giacomo Carissimi: Jeptha
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music
Mozart: Requiem
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Manfred Honeck, conductor. Richard Goode, piano; Joélle Harvey, soprano; Ben Bliss, tenor; Matthew Rose, bass. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, March 15, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music
Mozart: Requiem
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Manfred Honeck, conductor. Richard Goode, piano; Joélle Harvey, soprano; Ben Bliss, tenor; Matthew Rose, bass. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 16, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music
Mozart: Requiem
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Manfred Honeck, conductor. Richard Goode, piano; Joélle Harvey, soprano; Ben Bliss, tenor; Matthew Rose, bass. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 17, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Westchester)   
New York Festival of Song (Vocal solos and ensembles)
"Love at the Crossroads"
Featuring two couples who enact a series of linked romantic scenarios through songs and ensemble pieces. A wide range of composers, from Sondheim and Cy Coleman to Britten and Brahms, lead the audience through surprising permutations of love, lust, jealousy and forgiveness.
Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah, NY
Admission: $15-$35
For more info: 914-232-1252
Featuring Caramoor’s 2019 Schwab Vocal Rising Stars.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 17, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Miserere, H. 193
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music
Mozart: Requiem
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$145
For more info: 212-875-5656
Manfred Honeck, conductor. Richard Goode, piano; Joélle Harvey, soprano; Ben Bliss, tenor; Matthew Rose, bass. Westminster Symphonic Choir, Joe Miller, director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Festival of Song (Vocal solos and ensembles)
"Love at the Crossroads"
Featuring two couples who enact a series of linked romantic scenarios through songs and ensemble pieces. A wide range of composers, from Sondheim and Cy Coleman to Britten and Brahms, lead the audience through surprising permutations of love, lust, jealousy and forgiveness.
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center, 129 West 67th Street
Admission: $20-$61.50; students $10.
For more info: 212-501-3330
Featuring Caramoor’s 2019 Schwab Vocal Rising Stars.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Voices of Ascension (Choir)
"A Voice of Her Own: Great Choral Music by Women Composers"
Works by Hildegard of Bingen, Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Amy Beach, Florence Price, Lili Boulanger and Korean-American Bora Yoon.
The Brick Church, 1140 Park Avenue (at 92nd Street)
Admission: $10-$85
For more info: 212-358-7060
Dennis Keene, artistic director and conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, March 22, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Brooklyn)   
Cerddorion (Chamber choir)
"The Splendor of Gabrieli, Schütz and Monteverdi"
Celebrating innovative connections between three visionary composers of the early Baroque.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 199 Carroll Street (at Clinton Street), Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $20 online; $25 at the door.
For more info: info@cerddorion.org
James John, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 24, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cerddorion (Chamber choir)
"The Splendor of Gabrieli, Schütz and Monteverdi"
Celebrating innovative connections between three visionary composers of the early Baroque.
Saint Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $20 online; $25 at the door.
For more info: info@cerddorion.org
James John, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 24, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
Robert White: Lamentations of Jeremiah
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET and The Sebastians (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Bach: St. Matthew Passion St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 346 West 20th Street
Admission: $10-$100
For more info: 212-222-4066
Download this event to your calendar Friday, March 29, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET and The Sebastians (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Bach: St. Matthew Passion St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 346 West 20th Street
Admission: $10-$100
For more info: 212-222-4066
Download this event to your calendar Friday, March 29, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups. The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 30, 2019, 1:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"Vino Forte!"
Well-known tunes from stage and screen. Between acts, you'll enjoy a variety of exceptional Laurita wines and scrumptious hors d'euvres provided by Branches Catering.
Laurita Winery, 85 Archertown Road, New Egypt, NJ
Admission: $50 (all-inclusive)
For more info: 856-500-3211
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, March 30, 2019, 5:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"Vino Forte!"
Well-known tunes from stage and screen. Between acts, you'll enjoy a variety of exceptional Laurita wines and scrumptious hors d'euvres provided by Branches Catering.
Laurita Winery, 85 Archertown Road, New Egypt, NJ
Admission: $50 (all-inclusive)
For more info: 856-500-3211
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, March 31, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
Dieterich Buxtehude: Fürwahr, er trug unsere Krankheit, BuxWV 31
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Monday, April 1, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of King's College, Cambridge (Choir)
Concert Saint Thomas Church, 1 West 53rd Street
Admission: $10-$80
For more info: 212-664-9360
Stephen Cleobury, director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Connecticut)   
Vienna Boys Choir (Choir)
"Vienna Boys Choir Sings in West Hartford, CT"
The Vienna Boys Choir's only Connecticut appearance on their Spring 2019 tour! This performance in West Hartford is a rare opportunity to hear the famed choir sing in the choir-friendly acoustic of a traditional church setting rather than in a large municipal auditorium or concert hall. Repertoire TBA.
St James's Episcopal Church, 1016 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, CT
Admission: $20-$65
For more info: 860-676-2228
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, April 4, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Jesse Blumberg and Simon Martyn-Ellis (Baritone and guitar)
Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin The Kosciuszko Foundation, 16 East 65th Street
Admission: $35
For more info: 212-666-9266
Presented by Music Before 1800.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, April 4, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir and instrumental ensemble)
Haydn: Stabat Mater Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $35; students / seniors $25.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director. With Baroque in the Fields period instrument orchestra.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 7, 2019, 1:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
Harmonium Choral Society and The Sebastians (Choir and orchestra)
Bach: St. Matthew Passion St. Mary’s Abbey at Delbarton School, 230 Mendham Road Morristown, NJ
Admission: Call
For more info: 973-538-6969
Anne Matlack, director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 7, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Connecticut)   
Connecticut Master Chorale (Choir and orchestra)
"Spring Concert"
Kim André Arnesen: Requiem for Solace
Dan Forrest: Te Deum
Dan Forrest: In Paradisum
Dan Forrest: Psalm of Ascension
First Congregational Church of Danbury, 164 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury, CT
Admission: $25; $20 in advance.
For more info: 203-775-2602
Tina Johns Heidrich, conductor. Accompanied by the Connecticut Master Chorale Orchestra. Venue is handicap accessible.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 7, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Saint Andrew Chorale & Orchestra (Choir with orchestra)
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Sancta Civitas
Benjamin Britten: The World of the Spirit
Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Avenue (at 73rd Street)
Admission: $30; students/62+ $25; children 12 and under free.
For more info: 212-288-8920
Andrew Henderson, conductor. New York City Children's Chorus, Mary Huff, director. Katherine Wessinger, soprano; Helen Karloski, alto; Tommy Wazelle, tenor; Rod Gomez bass; Fred Anderson and Jenny McDevitt, narrators.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 7, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
J.S. Bach: Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich, BWV 150
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Friday, April 12, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups. The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, April 13, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Virtuoso Singers (Choir)
"Competition Winners/9 Premieres"
Works by Yusei Hata, Peter Mainetti, Paige Pearson, Justin Taveras, Alex Whittington, Guy Barash, Elizabeth Skola Davis, Russell Horton, Louis Karchin and Thomas Stumpf. Also: the American premiere of Thea Musgrave's Missa Brevis.
Advent Lutheran Church, Broadway at 93rd Street
Admission: $25; discounts for seniors and students. Tickets at cvi.yapsody.com.
For more info: 914-582-3915
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor. Pre-concert discussion with the composers at 7:30 PM.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, April 13, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Amor Artis (Choir)
"Passion and Resurrection
Eriks Esenvalds: Passion and Resurrection
D’Astorga.: Stabat Mater
Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral, Mott Street at Prince Street
Admission: $35; seniors / students $25.
For more info: 646-771-0393
Ryan Brandau, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 14, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Lorelei Ensemble (Vocal ensemble)
"So We Must Make the Journey"
A transcendent journey from the soaring perspective of birds, tracing humanity’s parallel journey through the cycle of life.
Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 980 Park Avenue (at 84th Street)
Admission: $20-$80
For more info: 212-288-2520
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 14, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
J.S. Bach: Himmelskönig, sei willkommen, BWV 182
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 21, 2019, 5:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Bach Vespers"
J.S. Bach: Denn du wirst meine Seele nich in der Hölle lassen, BWV 15 (originally attributed to J. S. Bach but now known to be Johann Ludwig Bach)
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 65th Street and Central Park West
Admission: Free-will offering
For more info: 212-877-6815
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York Festival of Song (Vocal solos and ensembles)
"García Lorca: Muse and Magician"
Songs by an international roster of composers including Poulenc, Montsalvatge, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Revueltas and the writer himself (who studied music in his youth).
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center, 129 West 67th Street
Admission: $20-$61.50; students $10.
For more info: 212-501-3330
Corinne Winters, sopranos; Efraín Solís, baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, April 25, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
MasterVoices (Choir and orchestra)
"Night Songs and Love Waltzes"
In 1941, the groundbreaking psychological thriller Lady in the Dark helped usher in a new era of innovation in musical theater thanks to its spectacular creative team of Gershwin, Hart and Weill. Now, director and conductor Ted Sperling joins forces with choreographer Doug Varone and a team of top designers from the theater, dance and fashion worlds to bring this seminal piece of theater history lavishly to life once more. Tony® winner Victoria Clark stars as Liza, a successful magazine editor wrestling with her inner demons and desires. Not seen in New York since City Center's inaugural Encores! season in 1994, this physically expressive concert staging will be presented as part of NYCC's 75th Anniversary Season.
New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street
Admission: $30-$175
For more info: 646-202-9623
Ted Sperling, conductor. With Victoria Clark, Doug Varone and Dancers and Orchestra of St. Luke's.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, April 26, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
MasterVoices (Choir and orchestra)
"Night Songs and Love Waltzes"
In 1941, the groundbreaking psychological thriller Lady in the Dark helped usher in a new era of innovation in musical theater thanks to its spectacular creative team of Gershwin, Hart and Weill. Now, director and conductor Ted Sperling joins forces with choreographer Doug Varone and a team of top designers from the theater, dance and fashion worlds to bring this seminal piece of theater history lavishly to life once more. Tony® winner Victoria Clark stars as Liza, a successful magazine editor wrestling with her inner demons and desires. Not seen in New York since City Center's inaugural Encores! season in 1994, this physically expressive concert staging will be presented as part of NYCC's 75th Anniversary Season.
New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street
Admission: $30-$175
For more info: 646-202-9623
Ted Sperling, conductor. With Victoria Clark, Doug Varone and Dancers and Orchestra of St. Luke's.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, April 28, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Westchester)   
The Canticum Novum Singers (Choir and organ)
"A Baroque Banquet"
Works by Bach, Scarlatti, Rameau, Vivaldi, Purcell, Monteverdi. Telemann, Handel and others.
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 68 Bedford Road, Katonah, NY
Admission: $20; students / seniors $10. Tickets at cvi.yapsody.com/.
For more info: 914-582-3915
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor. James Adams, organ.
Download this event to your calendar Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Voices of Ascension (Choir)
"Renaissance Concert"
Works of Lassus and Byrd.
Church of the Ascension, 36 Fifth Avenue (at Tenth Street)
Admission: $10-$85
For more info: 212-358-7060
Dennis Keene, artistic director and conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 3, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Cecilia Chorus of New York (Chorus with orchestra)
"Brahms, Elgar and the Brothers Balliett"
Brahms: Alto Rhapsody
Elgar: The Music Makers
The Brothers Balliett: Fifty Trillion Molecular Geniuses (commission, working title)
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: $25-$85
For more info: 212-247-7800
Mark Shapiro, conductor and music director. Renée Tatum, Amanda Lynn Bottoms, Naomi Louisa O’Connell, mezzo-sopranos.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, May 4, 2019, 8:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"Out of Darkness"
Our spring concert, including Mass of the Children by John Rutter and Requiem for the Living by Dan Forrest, promises to restore hope and lift your spirits.
St. John Neumann Church, 560 Walton Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ
Admission: $20
For more info: 856-500-3211
With the Garden State Girl Choir and the New Jersey Boy Choir.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, May 4, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Polyhymnia (Vocal ensemble)
"Descendi In Hortum Meum: The Flemish Influence in Northern Italy"
Works by de Rore, Porta, Willaert and more.
The Church of St. Ignatius of Antioch, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $30; students/seniors $20.
For more info: 917-838-4636
John Bradley, director. Pre-concert lecture at 7 PM.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, May 5, 2019, 3:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Greater South Jersey Chorus (Choir)
"Out of Darkness"
Our spring concert, including Mass of the Children by John Rutter and Requiem for the Living by Dan Forrest, promises to restore hope and lift your spirits.
Christ Our Light, 402 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ
Admission: $20
For more info: 856-500-3211
With the Garden State Girl Choir and the New Jersey Boy Choir.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, May 5, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York City Children's Chorus (Children's chorus)
"We are the Music Makers!"
Five ensembles of Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church's New York City Children's Chorus program -- totaling over 150 choristers -- will present a concert inspired by outstanding literature! Music based on the words of William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, Lewis Carroll, Maya Angelou, and Mark Twain, as well as favorite children's verse.
Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Avenue (at 73rd Street)
Admission: $25; students/62+ $20; children 12 and under free.
For more info: 212-288-8920
Mary Huff, conductor. Andrew Henderson, piano.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, May 9, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Oratorio Society of New York (Choir with orchestra)
Verdi: Requiem Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-400-7255
Kent Tritle, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 10, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Choral Society of Grace Church (Choir with orchestra)
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis Grace Church in New York, 802 Broadway (at Tenth Street)
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-300-6346
John Maclay, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, May 11, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Choral Society of Grace Church (Choir with orchestra)
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis Grace Church in New York, 802 Broadway (at Tenth Street)
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-300-6346
John Maclay, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, May 11, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Canticum Novum Singers (Choir and organ)
"A Baroque Banquet"
Works by Bach, Scarlatti, Rameau, Vivaldi, Purcell, Monteverdi. Telemann, Handel and others.
Advent Lutheran Church, Broadway at 93rd Street
Admission: $25; students / seniors $20. Tickets at cvi.yapsody.com/.
For more info: 914-582-3915
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor. James Adams, organ.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, May 11, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cantori New York (Chamber choir)
"The Tower and the Garden
Charles Villiers Stanford: Three Motets
Gerard Victory: Seven Songs of Experience
Gregory Spears: The Tower and the Garden (New York premiere)
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $20 online/$25 door; seniors $15 online/$20 door; students/children $8 online/$10 door.
For more info: 917-913-1500
Mark Shapiro, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, May 12, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cantori New York (Chamber choir)
"The Tower and the Garden
Charles Villiers Stanford: Three Motets
Gerard Victory: Seven Songs of Experience
Gregory Spears: The Tower and the Garden (New York premiere)
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $20 online/$25 door; seniors $15 online/$20 door; students/children $8 online/$10 door.
For more info: 917-913-1500
Mark Shapiro, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, May 16, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New Amsterdam Singers (Choir)
"Tango Mass"
Martin Palmeri: Misa a Buenos Aires/Misatango for chorus, strings and bandoneon
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Romancero Gitano for chamber chorus and guitar
The Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
Admission: $25; students $20.
For more info: 914-712-8708
Clara Longstreth, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 17, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Canterbury Choral Society (Choir with orchestra and organ)
"A Gospel Festival"
Rollo Dilworth: Bound for Glory
Duke Ellington: Second Sacred Concert (selections)
Nicholas White: Full Freedom
The Church of the Heavenly Rest, Fifth Avenue at 90th Street
Admission: $25; seniors $20.
For more info: 212-362-9271
Jonathan DeVries, conductor. With The New Amsterdam Boys and Girls, The Choristers of Church of the Heavenly Rest, and the St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s Choir.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 17, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups. The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 17, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New York City Master Chorale (Choir and dance)
"Celestial Journey"
Jonathan Leshoff: Zohar
Tarik O’Regan: Dorchester Canticles
Abraham Kaplan: Glorious
Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway (at 95th Street)
Admission: $35-$50; students / seniors $25.
For more info: 917-326-1422
Thea Kano, conductor. With 17th Street Dance and Yam/Wire.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, May 18, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Ember Ensemble (Choir)
"A Second Simplicity"
Works by Rabindranath Tagore, Ysaÿe Barnwell, Stephen Sondheim and others.
St. John's in the Village, 218 West Eleventh Street
Admission: In advance: $20. At the door: $25. Seniors / studnets $15; children 18 and under free.
For more info: 888-407-6002
Deborah Simpkin King, artistic director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, May 19, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
New Amsterdam Singers (Choir)
"Tango Mass"
Martin Palmeri: Misa a Buenos Aires/Misatango for chorus, strings and bandoneon
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Romancero Gitano for chamber chorus and guitar
The Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
Admission: $25; students $20.
For more info: 914-712-8708
Clara Longstreth, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, May 19, 2019, 5:00 PM       (New Jersey)   
Ember Ensemble (Choir)
"A Second Simplicity"
Works by Rabindranath Tagore, Ysaÿe Barnwell, Stephen Sondheim and others.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Montclair, NJ
Admission: In advance: $20. At the door: $25. Seniors / studnets $15; children 18 and under free.
For more info: 888-407-6002
Deborah Simpkin King, artistic director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 24, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir and Orchestra of St. Ignatius Loyola (Choirs and orchestra)
Handel: Dixit Dominus
Haydn: Harmoniemesse
Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 980 Park Avenue (at 84th Street)
Admission: $20-$80
For more info: 212-288-2520
K. Scott Warren, conductor. With the Parish Community Choir.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 31, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Brooklyn)   
Cerddorion (Chamber choir)
"Timeless Muse"
Works past paired with works present, including the winners of our seventh annual Emerging Composers Competition.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 199 Carroll Street (at Clinton Street), Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $20 online; $25 at the door.
For more info: info@cerddorion.org
James John, director.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, May 31, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Whitman Bicentennial Festival"
Howard Hanson: Song of Democracy
Ian Sturges Milliken: Quicksand Years
Gregg Smith: Whitman’s New York
Eve Beglarian: Whitman premiere
Tania León: Whitman premiere
Douglas Geers: Whitman premiere
Matthew Aucoin: Crossing
Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew, 263 West 86th Street
Admission: $20-$40
For more info: 212-831-8224
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor. Pre-concert talk at 7:15 PM.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, June 1, 2019, 1:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
ChoralFest USA (Choirs)
"ChoralFest USA -- A Celebration of the Diversity of Choral Music in America"
Created by its Artistic Director Harold Rosenbaum to present performances of choral works written by American and non-American composers, both past and present, in the spirit of Symphony Space’s "Wall to Wall" events.
Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway (at 95th Street)
Admission: Free; reserved seats $40.
For more info: 212-864-5400
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, June 2, 2019, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
St. Ignatius Loyola Children's Choirs and Wallace Hall Choir and Orchestra (Choirs and orchestra)
"Sing and Celebrate"
Pop, country, gospel, and contemporary choral classical music will feature the talented members of our community, in a broad embrace of fellowship and art.
Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 980 Park Avenue (at 84th Street)
Admission: Free
For more info: 212-288-2520
Maureen Haley, Michael Sheetz, conductors.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, June 2, 2019, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Cerddorion (Chamber choir)
"Timeless Muse"
Works past paired with works present, including the winners of our seventh annual Emerging Composers Competition.
Saint Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $20 online; $25 at the door.
For more info: info@cerddorion.org
James John, director.
Download this event to your calendar Thursday, June 6, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
David Lang: prisoner of the state (world premiere, New York Philharmonic co-commission) David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$130
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Elkhanah Pulitzer, director. Julie Mathevet, soprano; Alan Oke, tenor; Jarrett Ott, baritone; Eric Owens, bass-baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, June 7, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
David Lang: prisoner of the state (world premiere, New York Philharmonic co-commission) David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$130
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Elkhanah Pulitzer, director. Julie Mathevet, soprano; Alan Oke, tenor; Jarrett Ott, baritone; Eric Owens, bass-baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, June 8, 2019, 7:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
Harmonium Choral Society (Choir)
"A Thousand Beautiful Things"
Eclectic and uplifting selections from Annie Lennox to Palestrina. Also: Ešenvalds’s Only in Sleep and Gjeilo’s Unicornis Captivatur plus the winner of the 22nd annual High School Student Composition Contest.
Grace Episcopal Church, 4 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ
Admission: $30; students and seniors $25.
For more info: 973-538-6969
Anne Matlack, director.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, June 8, 2019, 8:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The New York Philharmonic (Choir and orchestra)
David Lang: prisoner of the state (world premiere, New York Philharmonic co-commission) David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Broadway at 65th Street
Admission: $34-$130
For more info: 212-875-5656
Jaap van Zweden, conductor. Elkhanah Pulitzer, director. Julie Mathevet, soprano; Alan Oke, tenor; Jarrett Ott, baritone; Eric Owens, bass-baritone.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, June 9, 2019, 7:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
Harmonium Choral Society (Choir)
"A Thousand Beautiful Things"
Eclectic and uplifting selections from Annie Lennox to Palestrina. Also: Ešenvalds’s Only in Sleep and Gjeilo’s Unicornis Captivatur plus the winner of the 22nd annual High School Student Composition Contest.
Grace Episcopal Church, 4 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ
Admission: $30; students and seniors $25.
For more info: 973-538-6969
Anne Matlack, director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
NYFOS Next (Vocalists)
"Laura Kaminsky & Friends"
Composer Laura Kaminsky curates and hosts a salon of contemporary songs by LGBT identified composers and librettists. Featuring the world premiere of a collaboratively created song cycle by Kaminsky, Jennifer Higdon, Laura Karpman, Paula Kimper, Nora Kroll Rosenbaum, and new face on the scene, Kayla Cashetta, who will all set new poems by Elaine Sexton. The evening will also include a performance of Fierce Grace: Jeannette Rankin by mezzo-soprano Heather Johnson and pianist Mila Henry, with libretto by Kimberly Reed and contributions from Kaminsky, Karpman, Kitty Brazelton and Ellen Reid.
LGBT Center, 208 West 13th Street
Admission: Call
For more info: 212-620-7310
Co-presented with LGBT Center and Five Boroughs Music Festival.
Download this event to your calendar Friday, June 21, 2019, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Blue Jupiter's A Cappella Party (A cappella ensembles)
"Pitches Be Crazy"
Blue Jupiter's monthly showcase for a cappella groups.
The Green Room 42, Yotel Hotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue
Admission: $17.50-$27.50; tickets at web.ovationtix.com.
For more info: bluejupiter@bluejupiter.com