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St. Martin’s Chamber Choir: “Voices and Winds” with the Colorado Wind Ensemble

St. Martin’s Chamber Choir, “Voices and Winds” with the Colorado Wind Ensemble St. Martin’s teams up with the Colorado Wind Ensemble, David Kish director, in a performance of Anton Bruckner’s rarely heard Mass No. 2 in E minor (for winds, brass and chorus). The world premiere of a work for similar forces by Daniel Kellogg, commissioned by […]

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Liberation: From the Reformation to Haydn’s “La Reine” with St. Martin’s Chamber Choir

World premiere from CU Composition Competition winner Elena Specht Jennifer Higdon Dance Card Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Symphony  No. 85 “La Reine” in Bb Major JS Bach (1685-1750) Cantata: Ein Feste Burg ist Unser Gott – in D Major, BWV 80 La Reine, a beautiful and graceful work, is one of Haydn’s Paris symphonies, so named because it was the favorite of […]

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A New Season Built on Trust: St. Martin’s Chamber Choir

Like every director of every orchestra or chorus, Timothy Krueger begins sketching out the upcoming season with the equivalent of a blinking cursor on an empty computer screen.

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Out and About with Teens in December

A preview by Josh Primus This holiday season, many parents are wondering about finding cool events for their picky teenagers. This overview of the December holiday arts scene should answer that question. Many events are surprisingly affordable, and should get your teen in the holiday spirit! Shrek the Musical,  performed at the Town Hall Arts […]

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Honoring a Pivotal Moment in Our History: St. Martin’s Chamber Choir

A preview by Marc Shulgold We all know a little something about America’s bloody Civil War – mostly who won and who lost, the names of a few generals and battles, and how the country seems still divided between North and South. Sadly, the one thing we really don’t know is the music directly inspired […]

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A magical choral pairing: St. Martin’s Chamber Choir and Santa Fe Desert Chorale

A review by Ruth L. Carver On February 24, Denver’s St. Martin’s Chamber Choir hosted the Santa Fe Desert Chorale in a joint concert as they passed through the Mile High City on a mini-tour. The event fit conveniently into each choir’s season, but it was also a celebration of the long history between the two […]

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A Cornucopia of Choral Christmas Carols

A review by Marc Shulgold Call me a glutton if you wish, but I can’t seem to stay away from the glorious music that re-emerges each December. No, not all those silly ditties about Santa and his reindeer. It’s songs of the True Meaning of the season that never fail to touch me. There is […]

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