47th Season: 2019-2020
“The Thrill of Hope”
Saturday, December 14, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 16280 La Grama, Sonoma | Map
Borrowing a line from “O Holy Night” the Chorale celebrates the holiday season with “The Thrill of Hope.” The Chorale will sing hopeful music by Sergei Rachmaninoff, Norman Dello Joio, Ivo Antognini, John Rutter and others. The concert will conclude with “O Holy Night” as set by Rene Clausen.
“At The Zoo”
Two performances on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Altimira Middle School, 17805 Arnold Dr, Sonoma, CA 95476 | Map
Children under 12 are invited to attend for FREE!
The Chorale partners with Pets Lifeline to celebrate the joy of animals! The audience will enjoy hearing “I Bought Me a Cat” by Aaron Copland, Disney’s “Never Smile at a Crocodile” (from Peter Pan), “Talk to the Animals” from Doctor Doolittle and the 1965 classic “Wooly Bully” as recorded by Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs. Choral music lovers will enjoy music by Andrew Carter, Adriano Banchieri and Eric Whitacre.
As a special treat, we will also have a petting zoo before and after both performances as well as adoptable animals from Pets Lifeline!
“Celebrating Beethoven’s 250th Birthday!”
Saturday, May 23, 2020
Sunday, May 24, 2020
Times and venue to be announced
The Chorale celebrates the 250th birthday of one of the world’s greatest composers, Ludwig van Beethoven. The concert will include “Hallelujah” from The Mount of Olives, John Pavik will be playing the first movement of Beethoven’s iconic 5th symphony on organ and the Chorale will be accompanied by orchestra in the “Mass in C Major” Op. 86 with a stellar quartet of soloists. Please join us as we celebrate the genius of one of the world’s greatest composers.