A preview by Betsy Schwarm On January 27, 1945, in the closing months of World War II, the Russian Red Army reached the gates of Auschwitz, subsequently liberating the camp. With the 75th anniversary of that occasion rapidly approaching, worldwide commemorations of the event are planned, especially as, in 2005, the UN declared January 27 […]
A preview by Betsy Schwarm In tumultuous times, music can be the ideal antidote to anxiety. The beauty of the music itself may serve as a soothing balm. Moreover, reflecting upon how that music came to be written and what its composer was seeking to express likely adds depth of meaning to the listening experience, […]
The Colorado Hebrew Chorale performs two back-to-back Chanukah-themed concerts for the young and the young at heart. With special guests, the Denver Jewish Day School Glee Club. Free and open to the public.
Family-friendly musical program includes candle-lighting for the second night of Chanukah. Free and Open to the Public.
Try out this women’s chorus (Soprano/Alto) on two nights, August 23rd and August 30th.
Try out our mixed (SATB) chorus on August 20th and 27th. See the attached flyer.
YOU are the chorus! The 2018 Romp celebrates the 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein, and features area singers and conductors. Singing at 7:30 p.m. will be preceded by a talk at 7:00, “Chichester Psalms and Bernstein’s Jewish Music Legacy.” Fee includes use of music scores and light refreshments. Your RSVP at the website listed below […]
For the fifth consecutive year, Kol Nashim is proud to present Woman to Woman: Concerts Benefitting the Jerusalem Shelter for Battered Women. The Jerusalem Shelter provides a safe haven for women and children from all walks of Israeli life, as well as ongoing social services, and a unique children’s center. The Shelter also operates several halfway apartments intended for […]
The choirs of the Colorado Hebrew Chorale launch our first major fundraising event on Sunday January 28, 2018. Celebration with silent auction, local vendors Holiday foods Concert Special guests: Composer Gerald Cohen, Cantor Asa Fradkin, Julie Geller, The Colorado Chamber Players The evening festivities begin at 5:00pm – Have a glass of wine from the […]
A preview by By Marc Shulgold For Leah Peer, breaking from the Colorado Hebrew Chorale in 2013 to form a subsidiary women’s chorus was hardly an act of defiance. Instead, it was, the director of Kol Nashim, says, an act that would strengthen the mixed chorus led by Carol Kozak Ward. “We’re all just following […]
A CD review by Betsy Schwarm Given current events, some may see accidental irony in the title of this delightful new recording of Schubert’s Sonatinas for...
A review by Betsy Schwarm Photo credits: Britt Ripley “The show must go on:” a time-worn mantra that doesn’t allow for global...
A Preview by Betsy Schwarm Spoiler alert: Beethoven was deaf! Of course, anyone reading this article already knew that, and likely also knew that...