Press Release: Pacific Chorale Announces 2021-2022 Season with Return to In-Person, Indoor Performances

Press Contact: Libby Huebner, libbyhuebner562@gmail.com, 562.799.6055   PACIFIC CHORALE, LED BY ARTISTIC DIRECTOR ROBERT ISTAD, ANNOUNCES 2021-2022 SEASON WITH RETURN TO IN-PERSON, INDOOR PERFORMANCES SLATED TO BEGIN IN OCTOBER, AT RENÉE AND HENRY SEGERSTROM CONCERT HALL   Highlights of 54th Season, Spotlighting Contemporary Composers, Include: Two Tarik O’Regan World Premieres Bookending Season; West Coast Premieres

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Release: Pacific Chorale to Premiere Original Concert Film “The Wayfaring Project”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: ANDREW BROWN, PRESIDENT & CEO ANDREW@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG RYAN MCSWEENEY, DIRECTOR OF MARKETING & BOX OFFICE RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 PACIFIC CHORALE TO PREMIERE ORIGINAL CONCERT FILM “THE WAYFARING PROJECT” “The Wayfaring Project” will receive its premiere public screening on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza at Segerstrom Center for the Arts on August 21st

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Kibsaim Escarcega named Interim Assistant Conductor

Pacific Chorale welcomes our new Interim Assistant Conductor, Kibsaim Escarcega. Kibsaim is a recent graduate from Cal State Fullerton’s Master of Music program in Choral Conducting. He was awarded the inaugural John Alexander Graduate Choral Conducting Scholarship following his superb audition for the program, and continued to perform with considerable excellence (musical and collegial) throughout

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Release: Pacific Chorale Announces 2020 Virtual Holiday Concert & Gala

For release:      November 5, 2020 Contacts: Andrew Brown, President & CEO, ANDREW@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG Ryan McSweeney, Director of Marketing & Box Office, RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 PACIFIC CHORALE ANNOUNCES 2020 VIRTUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT & GALA “Tis the Season!” on December 3 will bring the Chorale’s popular holiday offering online. Accompanying Gala auction will raise funds to support Pacific Chorale’s artistic

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Release: Pacific Chorale Announces Release of New Recording “All Things Common”

For release:      May 18, 2020 Contacts: Andrew Brown, President & CEO, ANDREW@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG Ryan McSweeney, Director of Marketing & Box Office, RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 Pacific Chorale Announces Release of New Recording “All Things Common,” Featuring Music by Tarik O’Regan First recording released under Artistic Director Robert Istad’s leadership features the organization’s 24-member professional chamber choir, joined by Salastina

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Release: Pacific Chorale Opens 2019-2020 Season with Brahms and Pärt

For release: October 29, 2019 Contacts: Andrew Brown, President & CEO ANDREW@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG Ryan McSweeney, Director of Marketing & Box Office RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 PACIFIC CHORALE OPENS 2019-2020 SEASON WITH BRAHMS AND PÄRT Concert on November 9th will feature the Chorale and Pacific Symphony in Johannes Brahms’ “A German Requiem” and Arvo Pärt’s “Te Deum.” Followed by

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Release: “Beer Choir” brings together lovers of music and libations

For release: June 12, 2019 Contacts: Molly Buzick Pontin Vice-President, Education & Community Programs MOLLY@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG Ryan McSweeney Director of Marketing & Box Office RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 “Beer Choir” brings together lovers of music and libations Orange County Women’s Chorus, Pacific Chorale, and Segerstrom Center for the Arts to host the first local gathering of the national

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Release: Pacific Chorale to Celebrate “UnSung Heroes”

For release: February 6, 2019 Contacts: Andrew Brown, President & CEO ANDREW@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG Ryan McSweeney, Director of Marketing & Box Office RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 Pacific Chorale to Celebrate “UnSung Heroes” Concert on March 30th will highlight the accomplishments of women composers, including a world premiere by guest curator Karen P. Thomas. Costa Mesa, CA – On March

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Release: Pacific Chorale Celebrates the Holidays with 2 Concerts & Gala

For release: November 15, 2018 Contacts: Molly Buzick Pontin, DMA, Managing Director MOLLY@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG Ryan McSweeney, Director of Marketing & Box Office RYAN@PACIFICCHORALE.ORG 714/662-2345 PACIFIC CHORALE CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH 2 CONCERTS & GALA December 1: “Carols by Candlelight” at Our Lady Queen of Angels, Newport Beach December 22 & 23: “Tis the Season!” at Segerstrom

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