Concerts

Announcing our 2019-2020 Season!

The West Village Chorale is pleased to announce our 2019-2020 concert season, which includes a variety of new gems and beloved classics.  Mark your calendars and plan to join us!

Unless otherwise indicated, all concerts will be held at our West Village home, Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South (at Thompson Street) Map

 

Rachmaninoff’s All-Night Vigil

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Tickets Available Online Now

In Advance: $25 General / $10 Student
At the Door: $30 General / $15 Student

The All-Night Vigil (Op. 37) of Sergei Rachmaninoff is widely acknowledged to be one of the most stunning works in choral music.

Composed and premiered in 1915, Rachmaninoff’s masterpiece includes settings of traditional liturgical chants of the Russian Orthodox church, as well as original music of unforgettable beauty.

Join the West Village Chorale as we offer this magnum opus—alternately powerful and gentle, mysterious and exultant—in the magnificent acoustic of our home at Judson Memorial Church.


“American Voices, Volume 2—Seeing 20/20”

Sunday, May 17, 2020

The second installment of our “American Voices” programming explores themes of seeing, believing, and understanding. This celebration of choral Americana includes works from across the centuries, by composers including Beach, Britt, Copland, Foster, Hagen, Kirschner, Lauridsen, Lauper, Paulus, Ticheli, and others.


Earlier this Season:

Songs and Carols from the North

Sunday , December 15, 2019 at 5:00PM

For our annual holiday concert, this year the Chorale ventures to the north, with an exploration of seasonal music from Canada, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, the UK, and the US.  Including both contemporary settings of traditional texts and carols beloved across the centuries, Songs and Carols from the North features works by composers including Howells, Hrušovský, Jansons, Miskinis, Pärt, Paulus, Pearsall, Rachmaninoff, and Tavener.  Join us for this beloved holiday tradition!