Please join us on Saturday, May 6th at 6 pm for our annual Springtime Supper & Song fundraising gala to benefit the Washington Master Chorale. The evening will include mingling with friends, fine dining, and beautiful choral music featuring some of our own talented singers.
In the News
Read the Washington Post Review of “Time and Memory,” featuring the world premiere of Jennifer Higdon’s “Ruminations.”
Highlights from Previous Seasons
Watch this video about the creation of Robert Kyr’s Song of the Beloved. Kyr’s commission was made possible by a generous gift from the Fetzer Institute whose work reflects a belief in the transformative power of love and forgiveness. Texts were drawn from such disparate sources as Sappho, Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Sir Philip Sidney, Vietnamese poet Thich Nhat Hanh, East Indian Rabindranath Tagore, and others.
Enjoy this performance of Alice Parker’s arrangement of “In the Bleak Midwinter.”
On the Air and In the News
December 8, 2015
Washington Master Chorale Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Today, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced awards totaling more than $27.6 million in its first funding round of fiscal year 2016, including an Art Works award of $10,000 to the Washington Master Chorale for its planned Spring 2017 “Time and Memory” performance, which will include the premier of a newly-commissioned work by composer Jennifer Higdon. “We’re thrilled and gratified that the NEA chose to support the Washington Master Chorale and this exciting new work,” noted Maestro Colohan.
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