The New York Times calls Scottish composer Sir James MacMillan as “ceaselessly inventive, evocative and penetrating.” He joins Pacific Symphony on a spiritual journey with his major commission Fiat Lux (“Let There Be Light”); a perfect pairing to Strauss’ eternal tone poem Death and Transfiguration.
2023 European Tour
Pacific Chorale goes on tour this July to Austria, Germany and London! Learn more about the trip and find ticket information here.
New Video Release!
Enjoy this live capture of Robert Istad conducting the world premiere of the Pacific Chorale-commissioned "Meet Me for Noche Buena" by Saunder Choi. From Grammy-winning Pacific Chorale's "Carols by Candlelight" concert on December 3, 2022, at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church Newport Beach.
The Wayfaring Project on PBS!
Our original concert film THE WAYFARING PROJECT will be on PBS SoCal, KCET and the PBS app starting December 17! Join Pacific Chorale on a musical journey that acknowledges the uncertainty of the past year, while looking ahead to the future with hope and assurance.
Haydn + Price Concert Highlights
On May 20, 2023, Pacific Chorale closed its 55th season with a West Coast premiere and exquisite performance. View some of the highlights inside!
2023 Gala Highlights
Immediately following the closing concert, guests moved to Avenue of the Arts Hotel for a joyful evening supporting Pacific Chorale’s European tour and award-winning education and music programs. See some of the highlights inside!
Choral Camp Registration Open
JULY 31-AUGUST 4, 2023 | In person at CSUF! High school students spend 5 days with a high-energy group of peers who love to sing, learning from top professionals who know how to develop stronger musicians.
Celebrating over half a century of bringing music to Southern California, Pacific Chorale is internationally recognized for exceptional artistic expression, promoting American-focused programming, and delivering influential education programs.