Category Archives: singing

Singing One’s Way to Creativity

I may be a writer, but I’m also a singer, both as part of choirs and as a soloist.  My choral singing “career” (if one can call it that) has been going strong since I was three years old.  Currently, … Continue reading

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Elijah

I just finished a weekend of singing.  Our chorus, Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra, performed Elijah at Hertz Hall on the University of California, Berkeley campus.  What a treat!  On Sunday, I enjoyed the added pleasure of having my family … Continue reading

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Sing, Sing, Sing

I’ve been offline a while, super busy with work, but in another week, I’ll have a chance to sing, sing, sing instead of work, work, work.  I have an opportunity to sing Mozart’s Mass in C Minor and Dvorak’s Requiem … Continue reading

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Mozart and mass death

Yesterday, with Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra, I sang Mozart’s Mass in C Minor, and will do so again today.  We dedicated this series of concerts to our long time choral director, Arlene Sagan, who died this past summer, but … Continue reading

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Singing Soon

It’s singing time!  It’s been six weeks since my last post because I’ve been so busy at work, but now it’s time to balance it out with singing.  I enjoy belonging to two radically different choirs–a small one of approx. … Continue reading

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Wine, Food, and Song

Just a by-play on the old saying.  I’m part of a fundraiser for one of my choirs—Bella Musica.  We’re having our first annual fundraiser tomorrow, Sept. 22, 2012, at a private home in Oakland, California.  There will be wine, food, … Continue reading

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Berlioz Performance

Generous photographers have provided photos of our fabulously fun performance at Davies Symphony Hall on August 5.  What a blast!  Here’s a picture of our choir and orchestra taken by Belinda Carr.  Each of us is just a “dot” in … Continue reading

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The Joy of Singing

Yesterday was the big production at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco.  Hector Berlioz’ Requiem–200 singers, 100 orchestra members, huge gathering.  What fun! There’s something about being part of a larger group all trying to achieve the same objective that’s … Continue reading

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