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Upcoming Concerts

SVE Sampler

Sunday, October 16, 2016, 2:00 PM
Liverpool Public Library
310 Tulip St, Liverpool, NY 13088

Excerpts from our upcoming season and other popular and classical choral selections.

Presented as part of Liverpool Public Library's FREE Fall Concert Series.


Let There be PEACE on Earth

Saturday, October 22, 2016, 7:30 PM
Plymouth Congregational Church
232 E. Onondaga St., Syracuse, NY 13202

Sunday, October 23, 2016, 3:00 PM
First Presbyterian Church
97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles, NY 13152

Faure Requiem, Bernstein Chichester Psalms, and a cappella works on the themes of peace and hope, including Clare MacLean Hope There Is and Eleanor Daley In Remembrance

Tickets: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $5 students (available at the door)


All-You-Can-Eat Christmas Pie

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 7:30 PM
Holy Cross Church
4112 E. Genesee St., Dewitt, NY 13214

Sunday, December 11, 2016, 3:00 PM
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
310 Montgomery St., Syracuse, NY 13202

Ariel Quintana Three Christmas Motets, select Christmas works by Robert Shaw and Kirby Shaw, Christmas arrangement by Pentatonix

Tickets: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $5 students (available at the door)


From Stars to Sea

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 7:30 PM
SUNY-OCC Recital Hall
4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, NY 13215

Sunday, March 5, 2017, 7:30 PM
St. David's Episcopal Church
14 Jamar Dr., Fayetteville, NY 13066

Serene works such as Rihard Dubra Stetit Angelus and riks Eaenvalds Stars (with tuned glasses); some passionate upbeat works from the Caribbean, such as Oscar Escalada Liber Tango and Villa-Lobos Estrela e Lua Nova

Tickets: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $5 students (available at the door)


Vocal Jazz

Saturday, May 6, 2017, 7:30 PM
May Memorial Unitarian Universalist Society
3800 E. Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13214

A concert of vocal jazz pieces conducted by vocal jazz specialist Jeff Welcher.

Tickets: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $5 students (available at the door)



Past Concerts

SVE Extra: Vocal Jazz

Saturday, May 7, 2016, 7:30 PM
May Memorial Unitarian Universalist Society
3800 E Genesee St, Syracuse 13214

Back by popular demand, SVE is at its versatile best singing great vocal jazz. Get a jump on summer and feel the beat! One performance only. Not included in season subscription. Jeff Welcher conducts.


Flora & Fauna

Sunday, March 13, 2016, 3:00 PM
Park Central Presbyterian Church
504 E. Fayette St., Syracuse 13202

Saturday, March 12, 2016, 7:30 PM
First Unitarian Universalist Society
109 Waring Rd., Syracuse, NY 13224

Help us usher in spring with music conducted by the always-energetic Peppie Calvar. This is your chance to chase away the winter blues and make way for a new season. Featured works include Morten Lauridsen's Les Chansons des Roses, Eric Whitacre's Animal Crackers, John Corigiano's Fern Hill, and others.


Christmas Pie

Saturday, December 12, 2015, 7:30 PM
Holy Cross Church
4112 E Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13214

Revel in the beauty of the season as we sing stirring holiday music set to timeless texts. Our traditional pie reception completes the celebration! One performance only. Ryan Endris conducts.


Rejoice! Music for Chorus and Organ

Sunday, October 25, 2015, 3:00 PM
Hendricks Chapel
Syracuse University campus

Saturday, October 24, 2015, 7:30 PM
First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles 13152

Rejoice is the theme as SVE sings works by Purcell, Westra, Franck, and Benjamin Britten. Thrill to the playing of Brian Glikes, the 2015 winner of the Arthur Poister Competition in Organ Playing. Joseph Downing conducts.


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WHAT THEY'RE SAYING

"The music filled the space with incredible blend and rich, warm harmonies ... It was a truly stunning reading of these lesser performed gems."
Love and Light concert, March 2014
Abel Searor, Syracuse Post Standard
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"SVE gave a remarkable performance and the mundane concerns of life were transcended ... the audience held its collective breath, hesitating, unwilling to disturb the intensity of the experience."
The Rakhmaninov Vespers, 2010
Linda Loomis, Syracuse Post Standard
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"I have been a heartfelt fan of Syracuse Vocal Ensemble for many years. Every single concert by this fabulous group of singers has been musically engaging and often deeply moving ... I keep coming back to hear great music superbly sung."
Kevin Moore, pianist

"[SVE's concert] was, simply put, the finest choral performance I have ever heard in person."
Crystal LaPoint, composer


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