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New Dates Announced for “Listen to the Earth Project”

Joseph Holt, the artistic director of Choral Artists of Sarasota, announced that the group is postponing its “Listen to the Earth Project,” which was scheduled for April 17, 18 and 19. “We have listened to the earth and the message is clear—the world premiere of James Grant’s ‘Listen to the Earth’ concert and the additional Read More >

Listen to the Earth Project

To honor the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Choral Artists of Sarasota is hosting Listen to the Earth Project – Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19, 2020.  Planet Earth takes a front seat through the eyes of regional and national experts and a world premiere performance of Listen to the Earth by James Grant, commissioned by Choral Artists and Read More >

Concert Insights with Artistic Director Joseph Holt

Concert Insights: Carmina Burana Tuesday • February 11 • 10:00 AM Center for Arts & Humanity, 1226 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota Join Choral Artists Artistic Director Joseph Holt and Sarasota Contemporary Dance’s Artistic Director and Choreographer Leymis Bolaños Wilmott as they discuss the creative processes behind creating Carmina Burana.  This is a FREE event but Read More >

Carmina Burana

Sarasota Contemporary Dance, Sarasota Young Voices and Venice Symphony’s percussion section breathe new life into Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana. SCD Artistic Director Leymis Bolaños Wilmott’s strikingly original choreography, commissioned by Choral Artists in 2017, illuminates the dramatic and well-known score. Soloists are Catherine Wethington, soprano; Luis González, baritone; and John Kaneklides, tenor. Andrew Lapp and Michael Read More >

Open Rehearsals Schedule

Open Rehearsals provide a “backstage” view of concert preparation, particularly marrying vocal and instrumental components. Join us! Monday, December 16 – Sounds of the Season Monday, January 13 – Celebrating Sondheim Monday, February 17 – Carmina Burana Monday, April 6 – Listen to the Earth Monday, June 29 – American Fanfare

Reinvention Luncheon

Join us for this exciting luncheon as guest speaker Todd Craven, Associate Conductor of the Buffalo Philharmonic, enlightens us on his transformation from trumpet virtuoso to conductor extraordinaire, reinventing his career as a musician. Sopranos Jenny Kim-Godfrey and Robyn Rocklein will perform passionate Tchaikovsky Duets with pianist Joseph Holt, Artistic Director of Choral Artists. Education Read More >

Get Tickets 15% Discount

Who doesn’t love a discount? Check it out…EVERY concert ticket you purchase from now through October 15 will be discounted 15%!! Join us this season and “Encounter! Choral Artists of Sarasota! Click to learn more about the 2019/2020 Season & purchase tickets.

2019/2020 Season: Encounter!

Welcome to our 41st Season As the great philosopher, Plato observed, “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” As the color of sound, music is an overwhelming sensory experience, bringing joy, expressing the inexpressible, and creating an aural world of wonder. Music is, Read More >

Choral Artists of Sarasota Auditions

Choral Artists of Sarasota is holding Professional Member auditions in Sarasota on Saturday, June 29 for the 2019-20 Season! Click here to submit your audition form Choral Artists of Sarasota Announces 2019-2020 Season The ensemble’s 41st season is entitled “Encounter!” and features six dynamic concerts. Highlights include a world premiere composition, commissioned by Choral Artists, Read More >

Ode to Joy!

This weekend Choral Artists of Sarasota were honored to be a part of the Sarasota Orchestra’s tribute to their Musical Director, Anu Tali. Choral Artists along with the singers of Key Chorale joined the orchestra at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall for three sold out performances!

A Golden Celebration

Please help us celebrate our 40th Anniversary  and Dr. Joseph Holt’s 10th Anniversary as artistic director. To learn more about  our rich history click here. Tickets are $150 and on sale now!       March 16, 2019 • 6:00 p.m. In Recognition of Choral Artists of Sarasota 40th Anniversary and Dr. Joseph Holt’s 10th Read More >

Special Guest Jenny Kim-Godfrey

On February 5, Artist Director Joseph Holt was joined by special guest soprano Jenny Kim-Godfrey. Attendees were treated to several lovely works sung by Ms. Kim-Godfrey accompanied by Dr. Holt on the piano. This event was the last in Choral Artists’ new series “Coffee & Concert Insights” that was introduced earlier in the season. Be Read More >

Coffee and Concert Insights

Join Dr. Joseph Holt and soprano Jenny Kim-Godfrey for Coffee & Concert Insights to learn more about upcoming concert “From the Heart”

February Concert – From the Heart

The 40 singers of the Choral Artists of Sarasota lift their voices to celebrate the organization’s 40th season in “From the Heart,” a concert featuring Johannes Brahms’ “A German Requiem,” one of the one of the most inspirational works of the 19th century.