WomenSing’s tour of Washington, D.C. was a resounding success. At Washington National Cathedral, the chorus sang an exquisite set of a cappella sacred music during a prelude to the Sunday evensong service. We sang at the high altar (see photo) and effortlessly filled the entire cathedral. This...more
Audition now for the East Bay premier women’s ensemble WomenSing, recent winners of the Chorus America/ASCAP Alice Parker Award, and the Contra Costa County Arts Commission Award for Artistic Achievement. In its 46th year, WomenSing’s 2011-12 season Songlines will explore the...more
Join us on Saturday, April 30 for the 2011 Youth Inspiring Youth Composers’ Workshop with YIY composers Lauren McLaren and Nick Norton and teaching artist Libby Larsen. WomenSing will also be joined by the Women’s Ensemble from Miramonte High School and Bella Voce from Acalanes High School for...more
Catch our performances in Washington D.C. next month. We’re singing highlights from the Youth Inspiring Youth repertoire in several venues, including the National Cathedral and St. Patrick’s Church. The Library of Congress is sponsoring one of our concerts in conjunction with a River of Words...more
We’re excited to share with you a new video about our Youth Inspiring Youth program, produced by Bob Wilcox from A Bend in the River Productions. This video includes interviews with Libby Larsen and composers Elizabeth Lim and Joshua Fishbein. Also featured is 7-year-old Quinn Whitlow reciting...more
We are very pleased to announce that WomenSing has just received the Arts Commission of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors 2010 Award for Artistic Achievement along with a formal Resolution of Commendation from the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors. The Award...more
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WomenSing is celebrating its 45th year of music-making.
45 years of...
Audition now for one of the East Bay premier ensembles WomenSing, recent winners of the Chorus America/ASCAP Alice Parker Award, and the Contra Costa County Arts Commission Award for Artistic Achievement.
This year, our 45th as a chorus, we offer a diverse selection of songs to raise your spirits, gladden your hearts, and nourish your soul. From the haunting harmonies of Eric Whitacre’s Lux Aurumque (see below) to the witty and delightful Toast pour le Nouvel Anby Rossini, from...more
Our 2010-2011 season, New Beginnings, celebrates not only our 45th anniversary, but also the dawning of a new decade. We’re excited about embarking on this new year full of gorgeous and interesting music, and imaginative arrangements and performances.
The season begins on October 10, 2010...more