Bodies in Motion – 2013 Summer Benefit Concert

Our summer 2013 concert was the culmination of a month-long summer choir. The summer choir was open to all sopranos and altos, regardless of their relationship to WVC.

The Foibles of Fauna - Spring 2013

The Foibles of Fauna – Spring 2013

Our spring 2013 concert delighted listeners of all ages with a world tour of music about animals. Music from Africa, Argentina, Japan, and Mexico mingled with favorites from the European and American traditions, including songs by our own Allan Friedman.

Adopt a Rubber Ducky to Benefit Women’s Voices Chorus

Want to help out Women’s Voices Chorus? We’re partnering with Chapel Hill Carrboro Sunrise Rotary Club in the 2013 Rubber Duck Race. The race is set for 11:00 AM on Saturday, June 1, at West Point on the Eno and you don’t have to be present to win. Up to 5000 homeless rubber ducks will […]

Gloria et Pax - Winter 2013

Gloria et Pax – Winter 2013

This concert featured Vivaldi’s Gloria as it was intended: with women’s voices and baroque orchestra, as well as other music reflecting the themes of the Gloria.

Summer 2013 - European Tour

Summer Tour and Concert 2012

In June and July 2013, Women’s Voices Chorus embarked on its first international tour. We were thrilled at the chance to share American choral music with new audiences and to explore the choral traditions of the countries we visited: Hungary, Slovenia, and Italy.

Saints and Sinners - Spring 2012

Saints and Sinners – Spring 2012

Our Spring 2012 program included Lana Walter’s Magnificat, opera choruses by Bizet and Verdi, and other music about angels, devils, rogues, and saints.

America the Beautiful Mosaic - Winter 2012

America the Beautiful Mosaic – Winter 2012

This concert featured a diverse collection of American music: music from Latino-American, Jewish-American, African-American, and Native-American traditions; music of the Shakers, work songs, and songs of the American South; show tunes and jazz standards, as well as music by American classical composers. The concert also featured a world premiere of “If I Can Stop One Heart from Breaking,” as well as “I Never Saw a Moor,” both composed by Jayne Swank and based on poetry of Emily Dickinson. Three pieces were conducted by chorus members who are also conductors in their own right, showcasing another aspect of the talented musicians in Women’s Voices Chorus.

Thanks for ordering tickets to the Harvest Fanfare!

You are RSVP’d for our fabulous fundraising event and all you need to do is show up and check in on Saturday, Novemeber 5. Harvest Fanfare will be held at the Arcadia Common House, 134 Circadian Way, Chapel Hill on November 5, from 6PM to 9 PM.

We will be sending out additional information about the evening soon. In the meantime if you have any questions or concerns please email wvcinfo@yahoo.com.

See you at the Fanfare!

 

A Musical Feast for the Senses - Summer 2011

A Musical Feast for the Senses – Summer 2011

This concert by Women’s Voices Chorus on Sunday, July 17, 2011, was a benefit for CASTLE, the Center for Acquisition of Spoken Language Through Listening Enrichment, part of The Carolina Children’s Communicative Disorders Program (CCCDP). From classical to folk to gospel, all the songs celebrated the senses.

Return to Joy - Spring 2011

Return to Joy – Spring 2011

Women’s Voices Chorus explores themes of grief, loss, rebirth, and joy in this Spring concert. Accompanied by a string orchestra, the Chorus will perform Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Michael Isaacson’s Holocaust cantata entited Cradle of Fire, and several pieces by modern women composers, including From Behind the Caravan, a stunning new piece by Abbie Betinis.