Vocal Arts Ensemble
Ann Arbor
Concert Schedule 2017-2018
  1. Sunday Oct 29, 2017 4:00PM
    Singing Northerly
    First Presbyterian Church, 1432 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    Our inaugural program takes us up and around the Baltics, featuring music of Grieg, Rautavaara, Pärt, Neilsen, and Sibelius, as well as delightful settings of Danish folksongs.Music in Estonian, Latin, Danish, Italian and English.
  2. Saturday Dec 16, 2017 7:00PM
    Magnificat!
    First Presbyterian Church, 1432 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    Three settings of the Magnificat will be the cornerstone of our annual Christmas concert, representing three different musical eras, styles and textures. Gerald Finzi's Magnificat, of 1952, Palestrina's spacious magnificat in 8 parts, and the buoyantly dramatic Magnificat by Vivaldi, with strings. The concert will also include carols, both familiar and unfamiliar.
  3. Sunday Mar 4, 2018 5-8 PM
    What's In a Name?
    The Ark 316 South Main Street Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    Our venue has changed, but this celebratory event that has become an Ann Arbor staple continues to thrive. This year's theme revolves around songs named for people, from the courtly Elizabeth to the ordinary Joe. As usual, pop, hollywood and Broadway make up the fare, featuring soloists, as well as small and large ensembles. NOTE: Ticket price and ordering information will be released soon: not yet available online.
  4. Saturday May 13, 2018 4:00PM
    VAE and Viola
    First Presbyterian Church, 1432 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    John Madison, principal violist of Michigan Opera Theater, will join us as a featured artist in this program for various combinations of choir, viola, piano and organ.. Music will include: Brahms, Puccini's short Requiem, written for Verdi's funeral; Daniel Pinkham's De Profundis and Jean Berger's Canticle of the Sun, as well as a world premiere by Ching-chu Hu, professor of composition at Denison University.
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