Press Release: Pacific Chorale and Artistic Director Robert Istad Win 2022 Grammy Award for “Choral Performance”

DOWNLOAD PHOTOS HERE: https://tinyurl.com/PCgrammyphotos Press Contact: Libby Huebner, libbyhuebner562@gmail.com, 562.799.6055   It Is the First Grammy for the Renowned Choir, Which Is also the First Orange County-Based Classical Music Organization Ever to Win a Grammy Award in Any Category COSTA MESA, CA (April 4, 2022) – Pacific Chorale and Artistic Director Robert Istad made history when

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Press Release: Pacific Chorale Concludes Season with Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem

DOWNLOAD PHOTOS HERE: https://tinyurl.com/PCMay7photos Press Contact: Libby Huebner, libbyhuebner562@gmail.com, 562.799.6055   Pacific Chorale, Led by Artistic Director Robert Istad, Concludes Season with Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem, Featuring Soprano Deanna Breiwick and Bass-Baritone Dashon Burton, plus Tarik O’Regan World Premiere   Program also Includes West Coast Premiere of Frank Ticheli’s Until Forever Fades Away and

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Press Release: Annual Gala to Honor Maestro Carl St.Clair and Choir Member Lenora Meister with Lifetime Achievement Awards

Press Contact: Libby Huebner, libbyhuebner562@gmail.com, 562.799.6055   PACIFIC CHORALE HOSTS ANNUAL GALA, “A CELEBRATION OF THE VOICE,” HONORING MAESTRO CARL ST.CLAIR AND CHOIR MEMBER LENORA MEISTER WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS   Saturday, May 7, 2022, 7:00 pm, at Samueli Theater, Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa     COSTA MESA, CA (February 15,

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Press Release: Pacific Chorale, Led by Artistic Director Robert Istad, Presents Transcendent Works by Contemporary Composers

Pacific Chorale continues its season with a program of transcendent choral works by six contemporary composers anchored by Estonian composer Galina Grigorjeva’s profound vocal symphony “On Leaving,” a contemplation on the soul’s release from the mortal body, and Frank Martin’s stunning Mass for Double Choir, a masterful setting of the Latin Mass, on Saturday, March 19, 2022, 8:00 p.m., at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church in Newport Beach.

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PBS Picks Up “The Wayfaring Project”

  Press Contact: Libby Huebner, libbyhuebner562@gmail.com, 562.799.6055 Air Dates: PBS SoCal  December 17, 8 pm KCET   December 22, 8 pm also streams on pbssocal.org. kcet.org and the PBS app   PBS SoCal and KCET to Air Pacific Chorale’s Critically Acclaimed “The Wayfaring Project,” an Original Concert Film, Conceived and Conducted by Artistic Director Robert Istad COSTA MESA, CA (November

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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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