University of Pittsburgh

Women's Choral Ensemble

October 21, 2012 - 3:00pm

To celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the congregation of First Baptist Church of Pittsburgh, The Pitt Women's Choral Ensemble, Pitt Men's Glee Club and the Pitt Handbell Ensemble will present a concert of a cappella works, featuring pieces by Hassler, Golovanov, Szymko, Gregorio and the Beatles.

December 8, 2012 - 8:00pm

The Women's Choral Ensemble presents sacred concert works, traditional carols, and popular holiday favorites, all in the midst of the beauty of Heinz Chapel. Selctions include Illumine Tenebrae by Joan Szymko, Svete Tihiy (Gladsome Light) by Paul Chesnikov, Mel Trorme and Robert Wells' holiday classic The Christmas Song, and much more.

October 14, 2012 - 3:00pm

On October 14th, Heinz Chapel Choir, Men’s Glee Club, and Women’s Choral Ensemble join together in Bellefield Hall Auditorium for a celebration of choral music. Heinz Chapel Choir will present a cappella music from Russia, Norway, Finland, and England (including the Beatles' Penny Lane). The Women’s Choral Ensemble will feature settings of a prayer by St.

One of the pieces on Friday night's concert by the Women's Choral Ensemble is Kevin Siegfried's arrangement of a Shaker song titled "Peace." Here's a performance of that song the WCE gave on our October Choir Showcase.

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April 22, 2012 - 3:00pm

The Women's Choral Ensemble, directed by Lorraine Milovac, performs a program encompassing spirituals, Shaker songs, and popular standards (Over the Rainbow).

December 2, 2011 - 8:00pm

The Women's Choral Ensemble performs sacred and popular music for the holidays in the beauty of Heinz Chapel.

April 17, 2011 - 3:00pm

The Women's Choral Ensemble presents their spring concert in the visually and sonically beautiful Heinz Chapel. The program will range from Latin sacred music to modern pop songs and many old favorites with a new twist.

December 11, 2010 - 8:00pm

The Women's Choral Ensemble Holiday Concert will include carols arranged by John Rutter (among others), spirituals, and music by Irving Berlin. Organist James Burns will join the Ensemble for this concert providing interludes and accompaniment.

April 18, 2010 - 3:00pm
December 12, 2009 - 8:00pm

Tickets in advance though ProArts: general admission $8.50, students and seniors $5. Visit or call 412-394-3353. Tickets at the door: general admission $15, non-Pitt students and seniors, $10. Pitt students free with valid ID.

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