Concert Calendar
The Vocal Area Network Concert Calendar focuses solely on vocal ensemble and choir performances around the New York area. 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.

Listings posted within the last week are indicated by New listing. Summer sings / open sings / choral read-throughs are indicated by dates in green. Notice, too, the sharing tools for each event.

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Download this event to your calendar New listing  Tuesday, June 15, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
Musica Sacra (Choir and instrumental ensemble)
"You are the light"
A full-length digital concert recorded and filmed at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine featuring works by Duncan Patton, Eric Whitacre, Ara Dinkjian, Robert Sirota and others.
Online
Admission: $20-$50; tickets at musicasacra.secure.force.com/ticket#/instances/a035c00000trNmAAAU
For more info: 212-330-7684
Kent Tritle, conductor. With Rose of the Compass.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, June 15, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Choral Singing Master Class"
New to vocal singing or a long-time choral singer? Paulo Faustini, vocal instructor, conductor and artistic director of SERENADES Choral Travel, returns to lead all new sessions focusing on Head Voice Production, Singing and the Brain, and Vibrato! Additional dates: July 13 and August 17.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
Paulo Faustini, instructor.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, June 19, 2021, 5:00 PM       (Westchester)   
Voices of Ascension (Vocal ensemble)
"Voices of Spring"
Our return to live in-person concerts begins outdoors in a garden paradise. This concert will repeat the program of our Voices of Spring streaming concert which features some of our favorite music to sing including works by Mozart, Brahms, Palestrina, Fauré, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Kern and traditional spirituals.
Untermyer Gardens, Yonkers, NY
Admission: $50
For more info: info@voicesofascension.org
Dennis Keene, artistic director.
Rain date: June 20.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Musical Deep Dive"
Learn more about the creation of some of our favorite choral works from a conductor's perspective. From the musical to the historical and the personal, our conductors will take you on a "deep dive" into a single work to explore the creativity and genius of some great composers. This series will also include a "behind the scenes" look at how we created some of the Our Voices productions. Additional dates: July 20 and August 10.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
David Hayes, music director.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, June 26, 2021, 1:00 PM       (Westchester)   
Taconic Opera (Choir and orchestra)
Dan Montez: Esther (world premiere) Holy Name of Mary Church, 114 Grand Street, Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Admission: In advance: $25; seniors $20; students $12. At the door: $30; seniors $25; students $15.
For more info: 855-886-7372
Dan Montez, conductor.
Ticket holders from the planned 2020 performances receive first choice of dates and locations.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, June 26, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Westchester)   
Taconic Opera (Choir and orchestra)
Dan Montez: Esther (world premiere) Holy Name of Mary Church, 114 Grand Street, Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Admission: In advance: $25; seniors $20; students $12. At the door: $30; seniors $25; students $15.
For more info: 855-886-7372
Dan Montez, conductor.
Ticket holders from the planned 2020 performances receive first choice of dates and locations.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Sunday, June 27, 2021, 1:00 PM       (Westchester)   
Taconic Opera (Choir and orchestra)
Dan Montez: Esther (world premiere) Congregation Sons of Israel, 1666 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY
Admission: In advance: $25; seniors $20; students $12. At the door: $30; seniors $25; students $15.
For more info: 855-886-7372
Dan Montez, conductor.
Ticket holders from the planned 2020 performances receive first choice of dates and locations.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Sunday, June 27, 2021, 4:00 PM       (Westchester)   
Taconic Opera (Choir and orchestra)
Dan Montez: Esther (world premiere) Congregation Sons of Israel, 1666 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY
Admission: In advance: $25; seniors $20; students $12. At the door: $30; seniors $25; students $15.
For more info: 855-886-7372
Dan Montez, conductor.
Ticket holders from the planned 2020 performances receive first choice of dates and locations.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Music Essentials"
Learn more about some essential concepts and theories of vocal music with Ronnie Romano. From keys and key signatures / how they are derived (sharps, flats, major and minor keys, modes) and how to determine what key a piece is in. We will also explore chords and chord patterns! Additional dates: July 27 and August 24.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
Ronnie Romano, instructor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 8:00 PM       (Online)   
BVS Women's Choir (Women's choir)
"Where We Find Ourselves"
A virtual premiere and multi-media experience with music by Michael Bussewitz-Quarm and the photography of Hugh Mangum.
Online
Admission: $15; tickets at givebutter.com/wherewefindourselves
For more info: bvswomenschoir@gmail.com
Liz Geisewite, director.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 8:00 PM       (Online)   
Polyhymnia (Vocal ensemble)
Palestrina: Motets Book IV, Canticum Canticorum Online
Admission: Free; tickets at www.eventbrite.com.
For more info: 917-838-4636
John Bradley, director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, July 13, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Choral Singing Master Class"
New to vocal singing or a long-time choral singer? Paulo Faustini, vocal instructor, conductor and artistic director of SERENADES Choral Travel, returns to lead all new sessions focusing on Head Voice Production, Singing and the Brain, and Vibrato! Additional date: August 17.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
Paulo Faustini, instructor.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Musical Deep Dive"
Learn more about the creation of some of our favorite choral works from a conductor's perspective. From the musical to the historical and the personal, our conductors will take you on a "deep dive" into a single work to explore the creativity and genius of some great composers. This series will also include a "behind the scenes" look at how we created some of the Our Voices productions. Additional date: August 10.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
David Hayes, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Music Essentials"
Learn more about some essential concepts and theories of vocal music with Ronnie Romano. From keys and key signatures / how they are derived (sharps, flats, major and minor keys, modes) and how to determine what key a piece is in. We will also explore chords and chord patterns! Additional date: August 24.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
Ronnie Romano, instructor.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, August 10, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Musical Deep Dive"
Learn more about the creation of some of our favorite choral works from a conductor's perspective. From the musical to the historical and the personal, our conductors will take you on a "deep dive" into a single work to explore the creativity and genius of some great composers. This series will also include a "behind the scenes" look at how we created some of the Our Voices productions.
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
David Hayes, music director.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Choral Singing Master Class"
New to vocal singing or a long-time choral singer? Paulo Faustini, vocal instructor, conductor and artistic director of SERENADES Choral Travel, returns to lead all new sessions focusing on Head Voice Production, Singing and the Brain, and Vibrato!
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
Paulo Faustini, instructor.
Download this event to your calendar Tuesday, August 24, 2021, 7:00 PM       (Online)   
New York Choral Society (Instruction)
"Summer at Your Place: Music Essentials"
Learn more about some essential concepts and theories of vocal music with Ronnie Romano. From keys and key signatures / how they are derived (sharps, flats, major and minor keys, modes) and how to determine what key a piece is in. We will also explore chords and chord patterns!
Zoom
Admission: $15 for 3 classes
For more info: info@nychoral.org
Ronnie Romano, instructor.
Download this event to your calendar Saturday, September 11, 2021, 8:45 AM       (Suffolk)   
Choir, Orchestra and Soloists (Open sing)
"Memorial Concert -- 20th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks"
You are invited to sing the Mozart Requiem with professional orchestra and soloists, in remembrance of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Bring your own score -- Bärenreiter is preferred, but any will do except Maunder.
Hilton Long Island, Broadhollow Road (Route 110), Huntington, NY
Admission: Free; register at www.francescroberts.com/programs.html.
For more info: FrancesCR@optonline.net
Frances C. Roberts, conductor.