2018-2019 CONCERT SEASON

APRIL 27 and 28 2019: IN THE CLASSICAL STYLE

Lasting from approximately 1775 to 1825, the Classical period was dominated by four amazing composers: Mozart, Haydn, Rossini and Schubert. Join us as we explore excerpts from their masses and vespers, psalms and prayers, and other works typical of the period. Performing with us in these special concerts are the Cantaré Chamber Orchestra and four guest soloists.

Featured works include:

  • MOZART: Regina Coeli • Laudate Dominum • Veni Sancte Spiritus
  • HAYDN: Ave Maria • Gloria (from Mass No. 6) • Te Deum
  • SCHUBERT: Psalm 23 • Die Nacht • Magnificat
  • ROSSINI: Ave Marie • Cum Sancto Spiritu (from Petite Messe Solenelle) • O Salutaris Hostia

Join us for IN THE CLASSICAL STYLE.


DECEMBER 7,8 and 9, 2018: IN THE STILLNESS OF WINTER

Each year, Artistic Director Mark Adrian assembles a holiday concert that includes
something for everyone. IN THE STILLNESS OF WINTER brings together traditional
arrangements and new contemporary settings of joyous choral music to help you ring in
the merriest of seasons.

Featured works include six selections by Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo:

  • Days Of Beauty
  • Spotless Rose
  • Ecce Novum
  • Serenity (O Magnum Mysterium)
  • Ave Generosa
  • Wintertide

Rounding out the program is a selection of shorter pieces including secular favorites, fresh
new arrangements of holiday standards, and beautiful new compositions reflecting every
aspect of this special time of year. Joining us for this outstanding concert is the Cantaré
Chamber Orchestra as well as Elisabeth Ellis on piano.


Please check back regularly for additional information about our other performances during this season.

General Information

Cantaré is often invited to perform at various functions in the Seattle area, and may be booked for private events. To inquire about including Cantaré in your next special occasion, please contact conductor Mark Adrian at 206-367-5667 or by e-mail at mark.adrian@cantarevocalensemble.org.

Latest News

Our 2018-2019 Concert Season has ended. Thank you everyone for your support!

Pre-order is still available for the studio recording of our Winter 2018 Concert Series IN THE STILLNESS OF WINTER. Click here to view the details.

Membership

Membership to the ensemble is open to experienced singers of high school age and older by way of an audition with the conductor. Click here for audition information.

Upcoming Events

Check back in September for information about our 2019-2020 Concert Series.