Highlights: Opening Night Concert & Reception

Pacific Chorale opened our 55th season with a very special program in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa on October 15, 2022. Beginning with an angelic sounding Duruflé’s Requiem, and closing with a stimulating work of Hagen’s The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Artistic Director Robert

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Pacific Chorale Performs at OCMA’s Grand Opening

On October 8, 2022, Pacific Chorale had the pleasure of performing two pieces for Orange County Museum of Art’s 24-hour grand opening in their beautiful new permanent home!   At 6 PM we performed Skyscape An aleatoric free form/change choir work performed on the Sky Bridges connecting us to the sky. A free-form piece performed

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Pacific Chorale’s Response to Pacific Symphony News of Carl St.Clair’s Two-Year Contract Extension

  On Sept. 19, 2022, Pacific Symphony announced that Music Director Carl St.Clair and Pacific Symphony’s Board of Directors have come to agreement on a two-year extension of his contract for the 2022-23 and 2023-24 seasons, with an option for additional extensions. The new agreement reaffirms his commitment to Pacific Symphony, its musicians, and to

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Pacific Chorale WINS 2 San Francisco Classical Voice Audience Choice Awards!

  The San Francisco Classical Voice Audience Choice Awards for 2021-22 were just announced and Pacific Chorale has received 2 of the coveted honors for: Best Choral Performance: Pacific Chorale, “Songs of the Soul” Pacific Chorale was on comfortably contemporary ground for this March 2022 program, which combined a modernist masterpiece, Frank Martin’s Mass for

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Highlights: Pacific Chorale’s Choral Festival 2022

After a three-day intensive rehearsal schedule with Artistic Director Robert Istad, Pacific Chorale’s Festival Chorus performed in a free concert at Renee & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa on Sunday, August 14, 2022. Dedicated to our beloved friend, Southern California composer Morten Lauridsen, the program featured a

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Highlights from the Concert of Healing at Laguna Woods Church

Yesterday evening, members of Pacific Symphony and Pacific Chorale came together for a concert of healing at Geneva Presbyterian Church – Laguna Woods. The Rev. Dr. Steven Marsh from Geneva Presbyterian Church and the Rev. Dr. Albany Lee from Irvine Taiwanese Presbyterian Church offered words of comfort and hope. “There are so many ripples that

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Pacific Symphony and Pacific Chorale Offer A “Concert For Healing,” August 3 At 6 P.M. at Geneva Presbyterian Church in Laguna Woods

Orange County, Calif. July 25, 2022—Pacific Symphony and the Pacific Chorale will present a “Concert for Healing” on Weds., Aug. 3 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary of Geneva Presbyterian Church (24301 El Toro Road) in Laguna Woods. The Rev. Dr. Steven Marsh from Geneva and the Rev. Dr. Albany Lee from Irvine

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