~ 36 Treble voices – SSAA – non-professional experienced Soprano and Alto voices — soloists from within the ensemble
Dedicated to exploring the treble chorus repertoire, from well-known classics to rare gems, Cantilena places special emphasis on new music and commissions, as well as works by women composers and poets.
Cantilena prepares two concerts per year. Fall semester begins in September, concluding in an early December concert. Spring semester begins in January, with a late April or an early May concert. Additional performances of the season’s repertoire are determined on a semester-to-semester basis.
Monday evenings, including most holidays, 7:30 pm -10 pm, First Parish Unitarian-Universalist, 630 Mass. Ave. Arlington Center. 02476 (street parking, MBTA, accessible) Sept through mid-May
Auditions: yes – by appointment – https://www.cantilena.org/audition
Contact: Janice Darling, President
Additional Information: 2019–2020 Anniversary Season Concerts:
Fire Flowers: Hope and Resilience in the Human Spirit
Sunday, December 8, 2019; 4:00 PM
Earth Song: Women’s Voices for a Livable Planet
Saturday, April 25, 2020; 7:00 PM