This select ensemble performs in numerous concerts on and off-campus each semester, studying and performing a wide range of musical genres for soprano and alto voice. Although the course is officially titled Women’s Choir, it is open to all students who sing soprano or alto, regardless of gender identity. Students should have previous choral experience and will required to audition. Auditions take place the day before and the day of the first day of classes.
Vox Concordia meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-3:25 pm.
Recent performance highlights include:
- April 2018: Collaborative concert with the RVA Street Singers, a chorus for those affected by homelessness
- March 2018: Featured performance at Richmond Forum, with special guest speaker Samantha Powers
- February 2018: Performance at VCU’s Jazz for Justice event, a benefit concert to support local access to justice efforts and the development of future jazz artists.
- November 2017: Performance with the Richmond Symphony at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart
- November 2016: Featured performance at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
- March 2016: Choral exchange with Longwood University women’s chorus
- November 2015: Collaborative performance of Vivaldi Gloria and Debussy Nocturnes with the VCU Symphony Orchestra
- April 2015: Performance at historic Bruton Parish church in Williamsburg
- December 2014: Collaborative performance of The Planets by Holst with the VCU Symphony Orchestra
- Fall 2011: Performance at Northern Virginia Community College
- Spring 2010: World premiere of Some New Threads for Eleanor & Jude by Doug Richards, with the VCU Symphony Orchestra and faculty jazz trio