Schedule of events and major performances
for the 2018-19 season.
Please note that events and times are subject to change.
New items are likely to be added as the season progresses.
Members can view a more detailed schedule that includes rehearsals by clicking on this link.
25 - 26 -- Chamber Choir weekend retreat
8 -- OPUS honor choir audition preparation clinic, Windsor Heights Lutheran Church.
For more information, click here.
15 -- Beaverdale Fall Festival Parade, all choirs
16 -- Fall Kickoff event, Windsor Heights Lutheran Church
22 - 23 -- Cantemus Choir retreat, St. Paul Presbyterian Church, Johnston
29 -- Real Men Sing workshop and Harmony Explosion concert,
West Des Moines Valley High School, Chamber Choir men
4 -- Chamber Choir and Edgewater Singers concert
6 -- Chante Choir Super Saturday, Windsor Heights Lutheran Church
14 -- Walk to Remember, Chamber Choir, Mercy Hospital
28 -- AutumnSongs concert and fundraiser
4 -- Guys Power Choir begins six-week session of weekly rehearsals, which ends at the WinterSongs concert on December 9
10 -- Cantilena Choir Super Saturday, Windsor Heights Lutheran Church
24 -- Performance at Festival of Lights, 3:30 p.m., Cantilena, Chante, Cantemus choirs
1 -- Christkindlmarket, Cantilena Choir, Cowles Commons in downtown Des Moines.
Performance at 2 p.m.
9 -- WinterSongs concert, all choirs, Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University, 4:30 p.m.
16 -- Scottish Rite performance, Chante Choir
11 -- KidSing, six-week music program for preschoolers, Pleasant Hill
18 -- Gubernatorial Inauguration Open House, Iowa State Capitol, 3 p.m.
26 - 27 -- Chamber Choir retreat
9 - 10 -- Chante Choir retreat
23 -- Totally Treble Festival for young women singers in grades 5 - 12.
At The Bridge in Johnston, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with performance at 2:30 that’s free
and open to the public. Click here to view Facebook event page.
24 -- Guys Power Choir performs at Men and Boys Dinner, Windsor Heights Lutheran Church
9 - 10 -- Cantemus Choir retreat and community choir clinic, Berean Church, Pleasant HIll.
4 -- Meet Composer Jacob Narverud. Free event at Noce Jazz Club. 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
The visiting artist for our Meet the Composer Festival will talk about his career and a new
composition he has written especially for the festival: “Be The Change.”
5 - 6 -- Meet the Composer Festival, featuring Jacob Narverud, Plymouth Congregational Church,
Des Moines. Singers in grades 4 - 8 with unchanged voices are invited to participate in
Saturday’s festival. Click here for details.
12 - 13 -- Cantilena Tour to Sioux City for KIDSING Choral Festival
13 -- Chamber Choir sings for the Young Women’s Resource Center Gala
28 -- WorldSongs concert, all choirs, Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University
3 - 5 -- Chante and Cantemus Choirs tour to Kansas City and Manhattan, Kansas,
with Flint Children’s Choir
13 -- Awards Night, all choirs. Windsor Heights Lutheran Church, 7 - 8 p.m.
5 - 9 -- Chamber Choir tour to Minnesota
7 - 12 -- SummerSongs and SummerTunes choir camps. Grand View University. Click here for details.