THE BAY AREA’S UNCOMMON CHORUS
Pacific Edge Voices (formerly Pacific Mozart Ensemble) is a Grammy®-nominated chorus that has been captivating audiences around the world for 35 years. Our diverse repertoire of performances include collaborations with artists such as Kent Nagano, Dave Brubeck, Meredith Monk, and Bobby McFerrin.
Upcoming Concerts and Events
Don’t forget to get our wildly popular A Cappella Jazz and Pop concert set into your calendar for June. This show is known for pulling out all the stops and wowing crowds with our signature combination of small groups of all sizes and innovative arrangements of jazz, pop, rock, soul, traditional… you name it! Get your tickets early for these often sold-out shows. Last year’s tribute to Stevie Wonder was a hit with audience and singers alike. Here are some YouTube videos from past shows to whet your appetite!
Tomorrow Robins Will Sing
Too Darn Hot
In our third and final sing-along of the season, Dr. Morrow explores themes of water in African American spirituals. Such spirituals as Wade in the Water and Deep River express the yearning to reach the other side, whether it be freedom or heaven.
In March, get ready to go “Over the Edge” at Pacific Edge Voices annual Fundraiser bash. Enjoy the chorus’ renditions of outré songs while munching on delicious savories and desserts, bidding at our amazing silent auction, and partying with your friends – all to help support Pacific Edge Voices’ adventurous programming. More info…
In response to popular demand, Lynne Morrow, Music Director of Oakland Symphony Chorus and Pacific Edge Voices, expands a Sing-along workshop series exploring music of the African diaspora. The January 23 event will include popular and sacred Cuban songs, chants, and rhythms, and feature a drumming and dancing by Erick Barbería, a Bay Area-based Cuban artist and musician.
Come and experience a taste of the rich musical and spiritual tradition that captivated us in Cuba. We can’t wait to see you there!
Click here to buy tickets or call (510) 848-8022.
Join Pacific Edge Voices in an uncommonly beautiful holiday celebration featuring the rarely performed and moving Magnificat by Imant Raminsh, a Canadian composer of Latvian descent. Also featured are pieces by two of Pacific Edge Voices’ composer friends, Cary Boyce’s ethereal Kyrie and Y’mei hachanukah by Robert Applebaum. Buy tickets.
Mary Had a Baby: Advent and African American Spirituals. Lynne Morrow and will explore African American holiday Spirituals in this popular sing-along series inaugurated in Fall 2014. Join Pacific Edge Voices and music lovers of all ages and abilities in singing and learning about the history and culture of these important American songs.
Subscriptions to all three sing-alongs in the series are available for $25! Buy tickets.
We are excited to announce that members of Pacific Edge Voices will perform at the 5th Annual Yerba Buena Night, October 10, 2015 at Yerba Buena Gardens in San Francisco. YBN, San Francisco’s only free outdoor evening arts and performance festival, incorporates music, dance, performance, and visual art showcasing San Francisco and Bay Area artists, all in the beautiful Yerba Buena Gardens complex. More info…