Review: Dona Nobis Pacem by LA Opus

LA Opus’ David Brown had the pleasure of reviewing Pacific Chorale’s season finale, Dona Nobis Pacem. Read the full review here. The Pacific Chorale Sing Vaughan Williams and Friends … but not literally “friends” of course: Frank Ticheli, the eldest amongst the three American composers and one British represented in the first half of the

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Highlights: 2022 Gala

Immediately following Pacific Chorale’s season finale was our 2022 Gala in Samueli Theater at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa. It was truly a joy to be able to celebrate the close of our season, the lifetime accomplishments of Carl St.Clair and Lenora Meister, and our biggest fundraising night of the year. Because of

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Highlights: Dona Nobis Pacem

Pacific Chorale closed it’s 54th season “A Celebration of the Voice” with a thrilling and emotional performance in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa, California on May 7, 2022. All photos © Doug Gifford Photography

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And the Winner for Best Choral Performance Goes To…

  Pacific Chorale had the honor of joining the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Master Chorale, Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, National Children’s Chorus, and eight outstanding soloists all under the baton of conductor Gustavo Dudamel to perform Gustav Mahler’s mammoth Symphony No. 8 in E-flat Major—aptly nicknamed the “Symphony of a Thousand”—as the triumphant climax

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Board Member Michael Vantrease rejoins the cast of CHOC Follies

What could be more fulfilling than doing what you love while helping others at the same time? Board member and community leader Michael Vantrease is proud to be volunteering his time again in this year’s Children’s Hospital of Orange County’s Foundation annual fundraiser event, The CHOC Follies. Performed exclusively by Orange County’s civic and society

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Highlights from Songs of the Soul

The first Pacific Chorale performance to be cancelled due to pandemic closures in 2020, we were so excited to finally share this breathtaking music in performance. Enjoy these highlights from Songs of the Soul, March 19, 2022 at Our Lady Queen of Angels in Newport Beach.

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Deanna Breiwick, Soprano

Joining Pacific Chorale in our closing concert May 7, 2022 is American soprano Deanna Breiwick, hailed by The New York Times for her “sweet sound and floating high notes” and for being a “vocal trapeze artist.” We are thrilled to have Deanna join us! More about Deanna Breiwick As a new member of the Ensemble

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Board Member Leads OC’s Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of President Nixon’s Historic Journey for Peace

Board Member Charlie Zhang Leads Orange County’s Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of President Nixon’s Historic Journey for Peace and the Cultural Legacies of the American and Chinese People. On February 24, under the leadership of Orange County philanthropist and Pacific Chorale Board Member Charlie Zhang, the Richard Nixon Foundation has scheduled a celebratory dinner

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