Each year we reinvent ourselves to give you a sense of adventure and a fresh point of view, steeped in beauty and artistry. Join us as a subscriber in 2014-2015 for heartwarming premieres, prominent collaborations, and guest artists that surprise and delight.

Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 4 pm

VocalEssence is going local, featuring pieces by Minnesota composers Argento, Paulus and Larsen, as well as next-gen composers Jocelyn Hagen and hip-hop artist Dessa.

Supported by an Arts Tour grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, the VocalEssence Ensemble Singers and Don Shelby as Mark Twain will go on the road to Greater Minnesota to celebrate life on the Mississippi River.

Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 8 pm

Frequent performers at Carnegie Hall, YPC has a unique ability to equally execute everything from classical to world music with energy that leaps from the stage.



VocalEssence opens Oct. 26 featuring music of Minnesota composers Dominick Argento, Stephen Paulus and Libby Larsen. In addition, hip-hop artist Dessa makes her choral premiere.

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"Music is a living art, and this year we're going to not only explore legendary musical styles and pieces -- the people, places and things that have shaped our lives -- but we'll be looking forward, too, with innovative and unexpected music to push the envelope a little into new choral pieces and styles," founder and artistic director Philip Brunelle said in a news release.

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