Choir Spotlight: Oklahoma State University Concert Chorale

The choral ensembles of Oklahoma State University (OSU) tour frequently with Music Celebrations International, and perform to great acclaim all over the world. Continue reading

Spotlight: Chicago Master Singers at the Mozart Choral Festival and Beyond

Chicago Master Singers Performance at the Cathedral of St. Nicholas in Ljubljana

This past summer, the Chicago Master Singers completed their tenth European concert tour under the auspices of Music Celebrations International. Continue reading

Announcing the 2016 Rome International Choral Festival

The renowned Festival Corale Internazionale di Roma is back again for another year on June 22-26, 2016. This spectacular choral celebration will feature mixed-voice singers from choirs across North America performing en masse under the baton of maestro Z. Randall Stroope, artistic director and conductor. Continue reading

Announcing the 2016 Mozart Choral Festival, ‘Jubilate Mozart!’

2015 Mozart Choral Festival

The Mozart Choral Festival, celebrating the life, work, and legacy of renowned Classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, will take place June 29-July 3, 2016. Next year’s festival, Jubilate Mozart! celebrates 260 years since the composer’s birth. Continue reading

Fall Spotlight: Alfred Street Baptist Church Trinity Choir Tours Europe

La Madeleine_Alfred Street

The Trinity Choir of Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia recently returned from a successful tour of France, Belgium, and the Netherlands in September, where they performed in Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam as part of the American Celebration of Music in France. Continue reading

Summer Spotlight: Mozart Choral Festival 2014

The June 28th Salzburg Mozart International Choral Festival was an unqualified artistic success! Repertoire including Mozart’s “Coronation Mass” and John Rutter’s “Requiem” held the standing-room only audience captivated in the prestigious Salzburg Dom. Continue reading

Summer Spotlight: Rome Choral Festival 2014

Rome International Choral Festival - Z. Randall Stroope

The 6th Annual Festival Corale Internazionale di Roma June 21 – 25 was “the best one ever” according to Dr. Z Randall Stroope, Artistic Director. Dr. Stroope has conducted this festival now for five years. Festival repertoire included works from Leisring, Vierne, Telemann, Hovland, Moore, Barnum, Stroope, Mealor and Gibbs. Federico Vallini, festival organist, and a Choral Festival Chamber Orchestra provided accompaniment. Continue reading

Bosque School Choir Sings at 2014 Rome Choral Festival

Bosque School Choir in Rome

The Bosque School Choir of Albuquerque, New Mexico recently returned from their tour of Italy and performed at the 2014 Rome Choral Festival this past June.

Director Joanna Hart spoke about the ensemble’s experiences and highlights abroad: Continue reading

The Master Singers of University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire Perform the Music of Dan Forrest in Chicago

The Master Singers from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire enjoyed a weekend-long residency in Chicago with composer Dan Forrest and his compositions. Continue reading

The Birmingham-Southern College Concert Choir Sings at Historic Venues in Washington, D.C.

The Birmingham-Southern College Concert Choir began its annual tour with a performance on Thursday, March 13 at Historic Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, attended by George Washington when he was president. Continue reading