Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker magazine, and named Ensemble of the Year by Musical America in 2008, the Grammy award-winning ensemble Chanticleer is set to perform at the Saint John's Episcopal Church come April. Chanticleer is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from countertenor to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz, and from gospel to venturesome new music. Tickets and further info can be seen on stjohnsgeorgetown.com.
June 21, 2018
Chamber Dance Project presents their fifth season Ballet, Chant & Song
June 21- June 23: The evening will feature the world premiere of Chant – a powerful work with live Gregorian chant creating a cathedral of sound, movement and light the envelops the audience. Choreographed by Artistic Director Diane Coburn Bruning and company dancer Andile Ndlovu, Chant features seven dancers, five singers, a djembe drummer, and a string quartet under the National Cathedral Music Director, Michael McCarthy.Purchase tickets now for pre-sale prices $30 & $45 (prices go up February 5). The Lansburgh Theater, 450 7th St NW, 202.499.2297; chamberdance.org