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Composers in Quarantine

By Dr. Kevin T. Padworski COVID-19 is not the first widespread disease to plague humanity. The world - for the most part - continues to respond as we have done in the past: with humanity, compassion, and creativity. It's human nature to seek joy in beauty, books and music during a time of plague, as [...]

Colorado Chorale Stands for Racial Justice

The Colorado Chorale has strived for the past 50 years to use our music to widen our connection to a diverse community. As such, we are proud to stand in solidarity with our Black communities in the demand for an end to institutionalized racism and injustice toward communities of color. We recognize that we have [...]

Covid 19 UPDATE

Our 50th Anniversary Gala has been Cancelled The Chorale has been forced to cancel its 50th anniversary fundraising gala due to Covid-19. It is among our highest priorities to mark the 50th anniversary of the Chorale -- a remarkable achievement -- with gatherings of alumni and our supporters.  For now we are uncertain when it will [...]

Christmas with the Colorado Chorale

See the wonder in your child’s eyes when the Colorado Chorale performs selections from Frozen, Willy Wonka, and other music of Chanukah and Christmas. Santa will make a special visit, and you get to sing along with some of the best holiday favorites, all to the accompaniment of our string quartet! Join the hundreds of [...]

Our 50th Season

We're thrilled to announce the Colorado Chorale's 50th season of music. Hundreds of singers have entertained thousands of audience members over the 50 years of our existence, and we hope that all of you will join us in this year of celebratory events.  On tap, four concerts covering gospel, holiday and sacred classics. Dr. [...]

Colorado Chorale Welcomes New Accompanist

Maddy Vande Polder has joined the Colorado Chorale as our accompanist.  She holds a Master's degree in collaborative piano from the University of Colorado, where she was pianist for the school's University Choir for two years. Maddy has also performed internationally in Costa Rica, Hungary, Germany, Austria, and Ireland.  We are so pleased to be [...]

Mexican Cultural Center Pairs with Colorado Chorale and Cantabile for Cinco de Mayo Concerts

Our May, 2019 concerts celebrated the culture of Mexico and Latin America and were enhanced by a partnership with the Mexican Cultural Center of Denver. The collaboration included reciprocal marketing and assistance from MCC in cultural programming for the event. The concert featured Latinx music performed by the Colorado Chorale, Cantabile of Boulder and the [...]

Colorado Chorale Gives Denver Actors Fund a Hand

The Colorado Chorale chose the Denver Actors Fund as its outreach campaign for our April concert, A Little Night Music, donating $200 to the fund. The Denver Actors Fund provides small grants to actors with medical needs.  DAF also sponsors action Teams, an army of more than 60 volunteers, who run errands, provide rides, meals, [...]

High School Choral Fest Rocks

March 21, 2019   Horizon High School auditiorium was rocking when our 200-voice combined choir wrapped up our choral fest with the gospel song Praise His Holy Name. The Colorado Chorale was joined by excellent choirs from Horizon High, Legacy and Mountain Range High Schools.  Each choir sang its own repertoire, then came together for two [...]