New Voices Project Co-Winner: James May

New Voices Project Co-Winner: James May

James May is the First Prize co-winner of the San Francisco Choral Artists New Voices Project in 2017, for his setting of “The Garden” by H.D. His composition receives its premiere performances as part of Witches, Saints, and Mothers: Music By and About Women in March 2017.

New Voices Project Co-Winner: Ben Zucker

New Voices Project Co-Winner: Ben Zucker

Ben Zucker is the First Prize co-winner of the San Francisco Choral Artists New Voices Project in 2017, for his setting of “Eurydice” by H.D. His composition receives its premiere performances as part of Witches, Saints, and Mothers: Music By and About Women in March 2017.

From in between the lines: Interview with Monica Houghton

From in between the lines: Interview with Monica Houghton

The San Francisco Choral Artists will give the world premiere of Monica Houghton’s Te lucis ante terminum as part of SFCA’s December 2016 concert set, Light In Winter. In this interview, Jason Carl Rosenberg speaks with Ms. Houghton about selecting and setting text when composing for choir. Jason Carl Rosenberg: SFCA will perform your setting

Momo in the Mistletoe: Interview with Paul Chihara

Momo in the Mistletoe: Interview with Paul Chihara

Dr. Paul Chihara has composed scores for over 90 motion pictures and television series, while also receiving numerous accolades for his dramatic music for the concert stage. San Francisco Choral Artists will premiere his newest work for choir, Momo in the Mistletoe, in their December 2016 concert set Light In Winter. Dr. Chihara speaks on

Audition for SFCA

Audition for SFCA

Seeking one soprano, one tenor, one bass There’s still time for you to join San Francisco Choral Artists for the 2016-17 season! Singers with extensive choral experience, solo potential, excellent reading and musicianship skills, and dedication to the art of chamber singing, are encouraged to request an audition. Rehearsals are held on most Monday evenings

Del Gran Sole: Interview with composer Ted Allen

Del Gran Sole: Interview with composer Ted Allen

Composers Ted Allen and Jason Carl Rosenberg discuss the creative process for Allen’s Del Gran Sole. The work will be premiered by the San Francisco Choral Artists in their concert series, 21st-Century Baroque, which pairs the chamber choir with the Galax Quartet, a string quartet using Baroque instruments. Jason Carl Rosenberg: Your piece, Del Gran