Coming Up

This Summer: Many Voices, Summer Nights

Come sing and explore both choral masterworks and other musical styles, led by some of the Bay Area’s finest conductors and accompanied by SFBC’s fantastic pianist, Steven Bailey.

Tuesday evenings this summer.
7/30, 8/6, 8/13
7:00 – 9:30 PM

We’ll supply the scores (or bring your own) you bring your voice and love of music! All are welcome.

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  • December 2018 1
  • December 2018 2
  • December 2018 3
  • May 2019 1
  • May 2019 2
  • May 2019 3

Our 2019-2020 Season

Early Bird tickets go on sale soon!

The Soul Rejoices,
The Spirit Sings

Music of joy and thanksgiving from many religious traditions, from the sweeping architecture of a Bach motet to the direct, powerful expression of early American shape note and spirituals.

  • J.S. Bach: Jesu, miene Freude
  • Pergolesi/Durante: Magnificat
  • Purcell: Sing Unto the Lord

Plus music of Casseres, Rossi, Billings, and Hogan, and more!

with

Rita Lilly, soprano
Daniel Hutchings, tenor
Justin Montigne, countertenor
Nikolas Nackley, baritone

and the Jubilate Orchestra

Sun. Oct. 20, 2019 4:00 PM

Calvary Presbyterian Church
San Francisco

Journeys by Candlelight:
Christmas Near and Far

A holiday trip around the world and through the centuries, exploring music sacred and festive, serious and jolly, peaceful and noisy, intimate and celebratory.

Works from France, England, Germany, Phillipines, Italy, Sweden, Hungary, Canada, Peru, Venezuela and, of course, the US.

with

The Whole Noyse

and featuring Steven Bailey, keyboards

Sat. Dec. 7, 2019 7:30 PM
Sun. Dec. 8, 2019 4:00 PM

Calvary Presbyterian Church
San Francisco

Brahms: A German Requiem

Composed after the death of his mother, the sublime music of Brahms’ deeply personal and humanist masterpiece was written to comfort and console all who have experienced the inevitability and sorrow of loss.

with

Rita Lilly, soprano
TBD, baritone

and the Jubilate Orchestra

Sat. May 9, 2020 4:00 PM
Calvary Presbyterian Church, SF

Sun. May 10, 2020 4:00 PM
First Congregational Church, Berkeley

 

Glory and Power: Divine and Earthly Kings

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 4:00 PM
Calvary Presbyterian Church, SF

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Joyeux Noël! A (Mostly) French Candlelight Christmas

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 7:30 PM
Sunday, December 2, 2018, 4:00 PM
Calvary Presbyterian Church, SF

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Many Voices, One Art
A Bay Area Choral Festival

Saturday, March 9, 2019,10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Calvary Presbyterian Church, SF

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Wolfgang, Marianna, and John

Saturday. May 4, 2019, 4:00 PM
Calvary Presbyterian Church, SF

Sunday, May 5, 2019, 4:00 PM
First Congregational Church, Berkeley

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Mark Your Calendar!

Registration available soon

Bach and Brew

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
6:30 – 9:00 PM

Standard Deviant Brewing
San Francisco

Many Voices, One Art Choral Festival

Saturday, March 7, 2020
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Calvary Presbyterian Church
San Francisco