Kantorei’s 2017-18 Season
Main Concert Series
Kantorei is joined by one of the most popular choral composers of our time, Norwegian-born composer Ola Gjeilo, to perform some of his newest compositions for choir, strings and piano. Accompanied by Ola, the choir will be joined by string players from the Playground Ensemble.
Saturday October 14, 7:30pm at First Plymouth Congregational Church
Sunday October 15, 3:00pm at Christ Church Denver
Celebrate the season with sounds of choir, and harp as Kantorei is joined by harpist Janet Kay Harriman in performing newly composed holiday treats and arrangements of some of your favorites! Premiered by the BBC Singers in December of 2016, My Perfect Stranger by former King’s Singer-turned-composer, Bob Chilcott, retells the Christmas story. We will also bring you standard carols arranged by Jackson Berkey of Mannheim Steamroller fame, and we’ll even ask you to join in on the holiday cheer!
Saturday, December 16, 7:30pm at First Plymouth Congregational Church
Sunday, December 17, 3pm at Christ Church Denver
Tuesday, December 19, 7:30pm at Lone Tree Arts center (purchase tickets here)
Bring your passport and join Kantorei on a trip around the world to navigate sounds of different cultures and languages. We’ll take you to China, South Korea, the Middle East, South Africa, and Ireland on this musical journey.
Saturday, May 19, 7:30pm at First Plymouth Congregational
Sunday, May 20, 3:00pm at Saint Andrew United Methodist Church
Our singers perform songs from roles in which they would never be cast! The results are sure to be electrifying, enchanting and entertaining. Hosted by Kantorei members Alex and Melissa Menter in their Greenwood Village home, our Fall Salon will feed your soul with inspired performances, and your palate with tasty hors d’oeuvres and drinks. All proceeds from the evening support Kantorei.
Saturday, November 4, 7:00pm at the Menter Residence
Join us for an intimate evening of exquisite vocal performance, this time celebrating with a classical flare. Singers will perform various works from the familiar “art song” genre, but also to include selections from opera, oratorios, and the like. Don’t be surprised if your soul’s ‘musical cup’ overfloweth after this extraordinary night of song! Hosted by Kantorei members Jason Hindman & Landon Covington in their Stapleton home, please come to enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres, beverages, and fantastic company. All proceeds from the evening support Kantorei.
Saturday, April 21, 7:00pm at the Hindman/Covington Residence
A Winter’s Night: Kantorei with the CCHS Meistersingers
Kantorei once again is pleased to join the Meistersingers of Cherry Creek High School for our annual joint concert. We are always pleased to join this excellent group of young singers, encouraging them to pursue the gift of singing beyond their high school experience. The familiar songs of Christmas are the basis for this concert and we urge you to bring the whole family!
Tuesday, December 5, 7:30pm at Bethany Lutheran Church
$20 adults & seniors/$10 students