Upcoming programs (save the dates):
- February 26, 7pm: We will tell the story of famed Indiana author Lew Wallace (Ben-Hur).
- May 13 (time TBD): Our 20th Anniversary program exploring Happiness, including a look back at past favorite Voces Novae programs.
Recent news and events:
100 years of Indiana state parks. September 24 and 25, 2016. An installation of song, spectacle, and performance in collaboration with choreographer Selene Carter honoring the centennial of state parks in Indiana. This outdoor program at Spring Mill's Pioneer Village included the beautiful music of Bloomington composer Malcolm Dalglish, accompanied by Dalglish on hammer dulcimer with IU dance students performing.
Supporting Players. April 10, 2016. We explored celebrity and notoriety. We examined those in the shadow of brighter lights, extoled the paragons who support us, and asked why we might choose to sing back-up to others and what we are willing to uphold.
Points of Light: December 18, 2015. Krista Detor's annual holiday concert to benefit visually impaired preschool services.
Meditations on Life~Death. We revisited the beautiful music from our double-CD book, Meditations on Life~Death, in two concerts on November 1, 2015. Music by Bach, Barber, Billings, Elgar, Ešenvalds, Haydn, Schuman, Wilbye.
Peter Jacobi's review of Meditations on Life~Death in the Herald-Times (subscription required):
"They sing with passion, making a listener feel as if nothing is more important during the concert’s hour than that concert."
Learn more about past programs >>
Flight of the Bumblebee from our Superheroes! program
Latin for new voices, Voces Novae is a Bloomington, Indiana-based community chamber choir whose mission is to use music, and the arts generally, to explore ideas that enrich and inform our daily experience.
Voces Novae has consistently placed the arts into unexpected or stimulating contexts and places, creating a fresh look at old masterpieces and presenting new works in the service of broad and interesting ideas.