New community children’s choir

When she was 3-years-old, Jen Schlechte sang her first solo at the church where her mother was the organist. After growing up singing in children’s show choirs, she attended George Mason University on an opera scholarship, directed award-winning children’s choirs in...

All Souls’ Commemoration

When Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo wrote Sunrise Mass: Symphonic Mass for Choir and String Orchestra in 2007, he says his goal was to create music that would allow listeners “to experience transcendence, resolution and the feeling of redemption, joy and peace.” At 7...