The choir was create in 1987 by its present conductor Roberto Saccente. It is formed by regular and graduated students, as well as proffessors of the "Conservatorio de Música de Morón".
It is the aim of this group to perform choral music of a wide range of styles, taking a vanguardistic role in its country, presenting there important and inedit works for the first time in Argentina.
By this means the choir and its conductor inted to deepen the theoreticel knowlege the students receive at the conservatorie and give it to practice. Its repertorie includes works witch range from Renaissance to Contemporary Music, from single to quadruple choir pieces, and from "a capella" motets to Symphonic-choral works, as well as popular expressions like Negro Spiritual and Flok Music.
The group makes its presentations at the most relevant concert halls in its country, and takes part of the "Cicko de Conciertos" in the "Salón Dorado del Teatro Colón de Buenos Aires. Also the choir took part in the "Festibal Internacional de Coros de orto Alegre, Brazil" in 1990.
In 1993 the choir made its firts European concert-tour, making 17 presentations in Spain, France, Switzerland and Italy. In 1993 the group edited its first CD "Tomás Luis de Victoria" which includes exclusively works of this notable Spanish composer. In 1995 the choir record its second CD "Música Sacra del Siglo XX" whchh includes works fo Vic Ness, Bengt Johansson, Thomas Jennefelt and Francis Puloenc. In 1996 edited "Música Contemporánea Argentina" with works of Roberto Caamaño, Alberto Ginastera, Antonio Russo y Alberto Balzanelli.
In our page you can listen Messe en Sol Majeur composed by Francis Poulenc in 1937. Also you can check out the link above.
A programme exploring musical expressions of faith through the ages, from Benedictine abbess Hildegarde of Bingen to the African American composer Moses Hogan, via J S Bach, Francis Poulenc, and Michael Tippett among others. In this concert Collegium Singers will be exploring a wide range of idioms, from medieval chant, high baroque and negro spirituals to progressive 20thcentury composition.ProgrammeO Virtus Sapientiae– Hildegard von BingenAve Verum Corpus – Francis PoulencSalut, Dame Sainte…See More
with Dr Jonathon Welch AM and THECHO!RA spectacular show revealing an extraordinary vibrant culture that is Africa. UBUNTU are graduates of The African Children’s Choir, who will share their poignant stories through song, masterful drumming and mind-blowing dance moves.This concert at Deakin Edge, at 3pm on Saturday 21st April, is presented by Dr Jonathon Welch AM and THECHO!R, who will also perform.…See More
Commencing this Sunday April 15th in Fitzroy!Dr Jonathon Welch AM and the School of Hard Knocks invite you to join Melbourne’s most exciting men’s choir program, building positive physical and mental wellbeing for men of all ages through singing and friendship.We are starting our next MEN ALOUD! project on Sun April 15 at 4pm (and most Sundays to early June) - with an exciting opportunity for you to work with the dynamic Olivier nominated composer and performer, Warren Wills - to create a new…See More
Hi,I have had an account here for sometime, but it has not been active. I woke it up tonight by adding tracks and videos for many of my published choral works. (www.ecspublishing.com) I hope you enjoy them, and to hear from a choral director in this community who is interested in programming any of these works, or in my composing or arranging music for him or her anew. Thank you.Cheers,Stanley M. Hoffman, Ph.D.…See More
Here's a preview of an new book about Joseph Flummerfelt
In Conversations with Joseph Flummerfelt: Thoughts on Conducting, Music, and Musicians, Donald Nally presents a window into the mind and heart of one of America's most celebrated and distinguished choral…