Music Notes from the Cincinnati Boychoir

The crescendos and decrescendos of life as a worldclass Boychoir

 
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The Ambassadors Take the Carnegie Hall Stage

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Photo by Trent Szmolnik on Unsplash Boychoir tours are always exciting events, but the Boychoir’s upcoming summer tour to New York City promises to be particularly special. On Sunday, June 9, the Cincinnati Boychoir Ambassadors will perform in Carnegie Hall as part of the Masterwork Festival Chorus. This marks the first time that the Cincinnati […]

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Cincinnati Boychoir Introduces Katie MacDonald as New Executive Director

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Katie MacDonald Brings Both Non-Profit and For-Profit Experience To Youth Arts Organization This June, Katie MacDonald will begin her tenure as Executive Director of the Cincinnati Boychoir, replacing outgoing Artistic Director & CEO Christopher Eanes. An avocational musician herself, Ms. MacDonald comes to the Boychoir following management positions with Allego, Inc., Everything But The House, […]

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Bidding Farewell to John and Bonnie Spain

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Heading out on tour with the Cincinnati Boychoir The Cincinnati Boychoir recently announced that two of its longtime staff members, John and Bonnie Spain, will be retiring in June at the end of the 2018–2019 season. As they move on to this new stage of their lives, we would like to take a moment to […]

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Introducing Jason Alexander Holmes as Next Artistic Director for Cincinnati Boychoir

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On Monday night at the closing ceremonies of the Boychoir’s 2018-2019 season, the chair of the Cincinnati Boychoir’s Board of Trustees Tom Merrill announced the appointment of Jason Alexander Holmes to the position of Artistic Director effective this July. Mr. Holmes currently serves as director of educational programming at the Boston Children’s Chorus and has […]

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Our Passport to Music Summer Camp Is Back!

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As summer draws closer, one of the activities we’re most excited about here at the Cincinnati Boychoir is our Passport to Music summer camp, a week-long half-day camp at the Aronoff Center for the Arts downtown. This will be our second year running this camp. Last year’s camp, which focused on the music and culture […]

Directors Announce End of Tenure at Cincinnati Boychoir

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Christopher Eanes & KellyAnn Nelson will depart Cincinnati in July On Monday night, co-directors (and married couple) Christopher Eanes and KellyAnn Nelson announced that the 2018-2019 season would be their final one with the Cincinnati Boychoir. “While our own careers are pulling us in new directions, we can confidently say the Boychoir has never been […]

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Celebrating the Holidays: Boys Share Their Stories

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As our annual Sing Me a Story concert approaches, we are learning more about the holiday traditions of all our members. We’ve had fun hearing the boys and their families share about their winter holiday stories as we prepare for this weekend’s festive musical telling of The Night Before Christmas. We thought we’d offer you a sneak-peek.  Diwali […]

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New Boychoir Album Released

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We’ve done plenty of recording over the last few years, but it’s been awhile since we released those recordings. So we are especially delighted to announce that our first new album in four years, “Children Go Where I Send Thee,” is now available exclusively in our online store. It includes works by Bach, Handel, and […]

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A Bilingual Sing Me a Story: The Night Before Christmas

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Update: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Laura Gentry will replace Dhani Jones as our narrator, who developed a late-hour scheduling conflict. As the Christmas season returns, so does the Cincinnati Boychoir’s annual Sing Me a Story holiday concert! Over the years, the Sing Me a Story concert has become a beloved Cincinnati tradition that brings whole […]

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Cuéntame | Tell Me Your Story

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We’re delighted to introduce our 2018–2019 season, Cuéntame, which is Spanish for “tell me your story.” We invite you to hear the magnificent, heartbreaking, and victorious stories of those who have come from afar to make their lives here in America. Each concert will feature a special focus on the music and culture of the Hispanic […]

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Our Cincinnati Boychoir Store Is Open!

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Ding ding ding! The doors are open and you can now shop the online store for your favorite Cincinnati Boychoir branded swag. Show your Boychoir pride and finish your holiday shopping with our selection of ties, scarves, shirts, water bottles, magnets and more. Check back often as we plan to add more items through the year. Let […]