Chorale News

UPDATES COMING SOON
  • The Lord of the Rings
    7:00 pm April 16, 2015
    7:00 pm April 17, 2015
    7:00 pm April 18, 2015

    THE EPIC TRILOGY COMES TO SAN JOSE!
    The Marriage of Film and Music on an Epic Scale
    250 MUSICIANS ON STAGE, BENEATH A GIANT SCREEN
    FOR TICKETS & MORE INFORMATION: WWW.LOTRSSV.ORG

    Direct from New York's Lincoln Center engagement, the complete film trilogy will be prese...

  • The Lord of the Rings [Cylce 2]
    1:00 pm April 18, 2015
    1:00 pm April 19, 2015
    6:30 pm April 19, 2015

    THE EPIC TRILOGY COMES TO SAN JOSE!
    The Marriage of Film and Music on an Epic Scale
    250 MUSICIANS ON STAGE, BENEATH A GIANT SCREEN
    FOR TICKETS & MORE INFORMATION: WWW.LOTRSSV.ORG

    Direct from New York's Lincoln Center engagement, the complete film trilogy will be pres...

  • The Bells
    8:00 pm May 9, 2015
    2:30 pm May 10, 2015

    Symphony Silicon Valley Chorale figures throughout our May program, all under Maestro Vajda’s brilliant leadership. Local composer Pablo Furman’s premiere introduces the ‘bell’ motif with the choral voices. Debussy’s Nocturnes treats women’s voices as instruments, blending them with the orchestra to evoke the shifting sea.  Edgar Allan Poe’s poem The Bells, which evokes changing bell-tones using the melody of words, inspired Rachmaninoff’s brilliant adaptation - a choral symphony that was his favorite of all his works.

  • Elgar & Schumann
    8:00 pm June 6, 2015
    2:30 pm June 7, 2015

    In our final program of the season, cellist Julian Schwarz, superstar-in-the-making, makes his first appearance with Symphony Silicon Valley performing Elgar’s great concerto. This follows the return of the Chorale and orchestra in Vaughan Williams elegiac Serenade to Music; and the evening is capped by Schumann’s magnificent, almost euphoric Rhenish Symphony. English maestro William Boughton will bring the year to a brilliant close.

Elena Sharkova, Director

Elena Sharkova, Artistic Director

 

Ms. Sharkova has held faculty positions at Western Michigan University and St. Petersburg State Conservatory and San Jose State University.

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Symphony Silicon Valley Chorale

ABOUT THE CHORALE

Symphony Silicon Valley Chorale performs a rich and diverse repertory with the Symphony, smaller instrumental groups and a capella, throughout the greater South Bay.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maestra Sharkova, who directs the Symphony Silicon Valley Chorale and the the Cantabile Youth Singers, is an internationally recognized conductor, lecturer and master teacher.

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Supported, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San José