Concert Calendar
The Vocal Area Network Concert Calendar focuses solely on vocal ensemble and choir performances around the New York area. We strive to make it as accurate as possible, but it's always a good idea to make a confirming phone call or web site visit.

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Download this event to your calendar Monday, August 22, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
West Village Chorale (Summer sing)
"Summer Sing (Since 1971!)"
Mozart: Requiem
Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South (at Thompson Street)
Admission: $15 general; $10 student (scores provided).
For more info: westvillagechorale@gmail.com
Conductor: Patrick Gardner (director, Riverside Choral Society)
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 6:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Voices of Ascension (Chamber choir)
"Voices Outdoors"
An outdoor concert featuring chamber a cappella pieces.
Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza, East 47th Street between First and Second Avenues
Admission: Free
For more info: info@voicesofascension.org
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, August 28, 2022, 7:00 PM       (Suffolk)   
Long Island Choral Society (Summer sing)
"Summer Sing"
Vivaldi: Gloria
Les Miserables (excerpts)
St. Anthony’s H.S. Chapel, 275 Wolf Hill Road, South Huntington, NY
Admission: $10 donation
For more info: 516-652-6878
Conductor: Michael Haigler.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Monday, August 29, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Connecticut)   
Connecticut Choral Society (Summer sing)
"Summer Sing: Vivaldi's Gloria"
The Summer Sing is part of the Connecticut Choral Society's 40th Anniversary season and provides an opportunity for singers of any level come together in the singing of Vivaldi's Gloria. Scores will be available, but singers who may have a treasured copy of this masterwork on hand from a past performance are welcome to bring it along.
Valley Presbyterian Church, 21 West Whisconier Road, Brookfield, CT
Admission: $20 suggested donation accepted at the door
For more info: ctchoralsociety.com
Conductor: Eric Dale Knapp. Kristen Plumley, soprano; Jessica Grigg, mezzo-soprano; Linda Sweetman-Waters, organ.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, September 18, 2022, 3:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
Yiddish Philharmonic Chorus (Choir)
"From Babies to Bubbies--A Lifetime in Yiddish Song--Encore Performance"
A musical journey through the stages of life, including Yiddish songs about children, bar-mitzvah, dating, wedding, the empty nest, aging and much more. Includes the classic songs "Afn pripetshik," "Akhtsik er un zibetsik zi," "Di mizinke oysgegebn," "Moyshele, mayn fraynd," "Shlof, mayn kind," "Yome, Yome," "Yugnt-himen" and much more.
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center, 129 West 67th Street
Admission: $50; groups of 10 or more $40.
For more info: info@YiddishChorus.org
Binyumen Schaechter, conductor. Seth Weinstein, piano.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Sunday, September 18, 2022, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET Vocal Artists (Vocal ensemble with instrumental ensemble)
"Motets of J. S. Bach" Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, West 65th Street and Central Park
Admission: $10-$50; virtual tickets by donation $50.
For more info: info@tenetnyc.com
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, September 23, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Brooklyn)   
The Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale (Community chorale)
"Heavenward"
Romantic Era works by Clara Schumann, Johannes Brahms, R. Nathaniel Dett, Franz Liszt and others.
St. Ann & The Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $20 BKCM students and families $15.
For more info: info@bkcm.org
Nicholas Nicassio, music director.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Sunday, October 2, 2022, 2:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra (Chorus and orchestra)
Verdi: Requiem Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: $10-$98
For more info: 212-247-7800
Chris Shepard, conductor. Robyn Marie Lamp, soprano; Sahoko Sato Timpone, mezzo-soprano; Jorge Pita Carreras, tenor; Edwin Jhamal Davis, bass. With the Worcester Chorus.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, October 22, 2022, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET Vocal Artists (Vocal ensemble)
"Polifonía de las Américas"
A vocal sampling of rich and expressive music from the archives of Latin American cathedrals.
St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $10-$50; virtual tickets by donation $50.
For more info: info@tenetnyc.com
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Thursday, October 27, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir)
"Music for the Chapel Royal"
16th century works by Byrd, Tallis, Gibbons and Parsons.
Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $40; students / seniors $30.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director. Pre-concert lecture at 6:30 PM.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, November 5, 2022, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Duruflé and Lusitano"
Vicente Lusitano: Motets and madrigals
Duruflé: Requiem
Union Theological Seminary, 3041 Broadway (at 121st Street)
Admission: $30-$40; students / seniors $20.
For more info: dessoff@dessoff.org
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor. Lucia Bradford, mezzo-soprano; David Enlow, organ.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, November 19, 2022, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET Vocal Artists (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
"Sound the Trumpet"
A celebration of music by Henry Purcell and his contemporaries.
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street (at Grove Street)
Admission: $10-$50; virtual tickets by donation $50.
For more info: info@tenetnyc.com
Kris Kwapis, baroque trumpet.
Download this event to your calendar Sunday, November 20, 2022, 8:00 PM       (Connecticut)   
Connecticut Master Chorale (Choir and brass ensemble)
"Holiday Prelude Concert"
A glorious array of holiday music, featuring "A Mediterranean Holiday" with music from Italy, Spain, France and Greece. Our diverse collection of seasonal selections includes music for Winter, Advent and Hanukkah, with a spectacular Holiday Film Festival, joyous carols, big band, spirituals, gospel and more!
First Congregational Church of Danbury, 164 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury, CT
Admission: $20 at the door
For more info: info@cmchorale.org
Tina Johns Heidrich, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, December 2, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Open sing)
"Messiah Sing"
Dessoff holds its popular annual Handel Messiah Sing. Audience members are invited to join the choir for Messiah choruses; solos are performed by Dessoff members.
Union Theological Seminary, 3041 Broadway (at 121st Street)
Admission: $15
For more info: dessoff@dessoff.org
Conductor: Malcolm J. Merriweather.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Thursday, December 8, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir and instrumental ensemble)
"A Bach Christmas"
Festive cantatas by Bach celebrating the Christmas season.
Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $40; students / seniors $30.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director. With Baroque in the Fields period instrument ensemble. Pre-concert lecture at 6:30 PM.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, December 9, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Welcome Yule: Mother & Child"
Works by Sweelinck, Hassler, Dale Adelmann, Evelyn Currenton Smith, Tavener, Gruber, Handel and others.
St. Paul the Apostle, 405 West 59th Street
Admission: $30-$40; students / seniors $20.
For more info: dessoff@dessoff.org
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Sunday, December 11, 2022, 4:00 PM       (Brooklyn)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Welcome Yule: Mother & Child"
Works by Sweelinck, Hassler, Dale Adelmann, Evelyn Currenton Smith, Tavener, Gruber, Handel and others.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church 199 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $30-$40; students / seniors $20.
For more info: dessoff@dessoff.org
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, December 23, 2022, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra (Chorus and orchestra)
Handel: Messiah Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue
Admission: TBA
For more info: 212-247-7800
Chris Shepard, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Friday, February 10, 2023, 7:30 PM       (Brooklyn)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Sondheim Revue"
Dessoff’s Chamber Choir celebrates the legacy of Stephen Sondheim with solos, duets and hits from West Side Story, Follies, A Little Night Music, Assassins and Into the Woods.
Roulette Intermedium, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $30-$40; students / seniors $20.
For more info: dessoff@dessoff.org
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, February 25, 2023, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET Vocal Artists (Vocal ensemble with brass)
Lassus: Lagrime di San Pietro St. Jean Baptiste Church, Lexington Avenue at 76th Street
Admission: $10-$50; virtual tickets by donation $50.
For more info: info@tenetnyc.com
With Dark Horse Brass Consort.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Thursday, March 2, 2023, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir)
"The Golden Age of Portuguese Music"
Renaissance works by Cardoso and Lobo, including Cardoso’s 6- voice Requiem.
Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $40; students / seniors $30.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director. Pre-concert lecture at 6:30 PM.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, March 11, 2023, 7:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
The Masterwork Chorus (Chorus)
Rossini: Petite Messe Solenelle Chatham United Methodist Church, Chatham, NJ
Admission: TBA
For more info: 973-264-9031
Chris Shepard, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, April 29, 2023, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET Vocal Artists (Vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Bach: Magnificat
Bach: Easter Oratorio
Church of St. Vincent Ferrer, 869 Lexington Avenue (at 66th Street)
Admission: $10-$90; virtual tickets by donation $50.
For more info: info@tenetnyc.com
Jeffrey Grossman, organ.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Thursday, May 4, 2023, 7:30 PM       (Manhattan)   
Choir of Saint Luke in the Fields (Choir and instrumental ensemble)
"Pergolesi Rediscovered"
First North American performance of a recently rediscovered mass and motet by the Italian Baroque composer, along with selections from his Vespers music.
Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street
Admission: $40; students / seniors $30.
For more info: 212-414-7440
David Shuler, director. With Baroque in the Fields period instrument ensemble. Pre-concert lecture at 6:30 PM.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, May 6, 2023, 4:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
The Dessoff Choirs (Choir)
"Envisioning Bach's St. John Passion"
A lightly-staged version of Bach’s St. John Passion sung in English.
Mother AME Zion Church, 140 West 137th Street
Admission: $30-$40; students / seniors $20.
For more info: dessoff@dessoff.org
Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor.
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, May 20, 2023, 7:00 PM       (Manhattan)   
TENET Vocal Artists (Vocal ensemble)
"Rejoice, Rejoice!"
Music from 16th century England featuring works by William Byrd, John Sheppard, Thomas Tallis and Robert Whyte.
St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street)
Admission: $10-$50; virtual tickets by donation $50.
For more info: info@tenetnyc.com
Download this event to your calendar New listing  Saturday, May 20, 2023, 7:30 PM       (New Jersey)   
The Masterwork Chorus (Chorus and orchestra)
Mozart: Requiem Dorothy Young Performing Arts Center, Drew University, Madison, NJ
Admission: TBA
For more info: 973-264-9031
Chris Shepard, conductor.