Mar
3
Sat
Chamber Singers with Greater Bridgeport Sympony
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

GBS storms the Bastille!  Thrill to pianist Andrew Armstrong on Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto  — initally composed for Napoleon.  Then see how the arts flowered in France after the Revolution with the Faure Requiem and Bizet’s Carmen Suite.  Joining GBS for this grande soiree will be the University Singers of the University of Bridgeport, (conducted by Frank Martignetti), and  Fairfield County Children’s Choir, conducted by Music Director, Jon Noyes.

Details here

Mar
13
Tue
Fairfield County Children’s Choir and Duke University Chorale @ Greenfield Hill Church
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Fairfield County Children’s Choir and Duke University Chorale together in concert.

The Fairfield County Children’s Choir Chamber Singers and the Duke University Chorale will collaborate in concert. The concert will take place on March 13th from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Greenfield Hill Church 1045 Academy Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. Donations Welcome.

Former Chamber singer of (FCCC) Katherine Waugh now a Duke University student will be performing with the Duke University Chorale.

The primary choral group of the Department of Music at Duke, is composed of 50 Duke graduate and undergraduate singers. The Chorale performs numerous concerts throughout the year, both on and off campus, and tours annually during Duke’s Spring Break.  In previous years the Chorale has toured China, Italy, Austria, Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic, England, Wales, Mexico, and many parts of the U.S.  The Chorale is delighted that their 2018 tour brings them to the Northeastern U.S., with concerts in New York, Greenwich and Fairfield CT, Philadelphia, Richmond and Culpeper VA, and Winston-Salem, NC.

The Chorale’s tour repertoire features both sacred and secular music ranging from the Renaissance to contemporary works, and from unaccompanied works to pieces with piano and other instruments.  The group has performed major works with professional orchestras, including the Verdi and Brahms Requiems, Bach’s Mass in B Minor, Haydn’s Creation, Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, and Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concert, and most recently performed Mendelssohn’s Elijah.

 

The Chorale has been conducted by Rodney Wynkoop since 1984 and is accompanied by Mary Hamilton. Rodney Wynkoop is Director of University Choral Music and the Director of Chapel Music. He conducts the Duke Chapel Choir and the Duke University Chorale and is on the faculty of the Music Department at Duke, where he holds the title of Professor of the Practice of Music. He was awarded Duke University’s Meritorious Service Award for Executive Leadership in 2009. In addition to his choirs at Duke, Dr. Wynkoop is conductor of the 150-voice Choral Society of Durham and its 32-voice Chamber Choir, he is also the founder and director of the Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham.

 

Mar
24
Sat
FCCC and Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras: Kids4Kids @ The Bernhard Center @ University of Bridgeport
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The 2018 Kids4Kids concert by the young musicians of Fairfield County Children’s Choir and Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras to benefit Mikey’s Way Foundation. 7 pm Saturday March 24. With Support from Kiwanis Club of Fairfield. For more information and tickets, visit gbyo.tix.com.

 

 

 

Apr
25
Wed
Fairfield Holocaust Commemoration @ First Church Congregational
Apr 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Chamber Singers of Fairfield County Children’s Choir are proud to be invited to perform at this important community event. Planned songs include,  Inscription of Hope and Dona, Dona.

 

May
12
Sat
Imagine the Song, Spring Concert @ The Klein Memorial Auditorium
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Concert details will be announced soon

May
28
Mon
Chamber Singers ~ Lincoln Center @ David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This Memorial Day, join DCINY Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Jonathan Griffith and the Distinguished Concerts Orchestra and Singers International in an unforgettable performance experience of Carl Orff’s 1937 composition, Carmina Burana, one of the most popular pieces of the classical music repertoire. William Powell conducts composer Rosephanye Powell’s soulful and uplifting vocal masterwork Gospel Trinity. This event will be recorded and live streamed on Facebook.

Tickets available here