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VocalEssence sounds festive at 50th anniversary concert

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by Terry Blain October 8, 2018: Review: A high-energy anniversary concert revisited the ensemble’s greatest hits. In the beginning, there was Aaron Copland. Fifty years ago, Philip Brunelle invited the iconic American composer to conduct his newly formed choir at Plymouth…  Read more »

VocalEssence celebrates 50 years of making musical bridges — and that first boost from Aaron Copland

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by Kathy Berdan October 4, 2018: Harmony through harmony. That’s a good description of what Twin Cities choral stalwart VocalEssence has been doing for half a century. Founder and director Philip Brunelle and the group’s 30-member professional Ensemble Singers recently returned…  Read more »

VocalEssence on tour in Mexico; Peter Lorre series at the Trylon

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By Pamela Espeland | 10:05 am August 31, 2018 The news about U.S.-Mexico relations continues to seesaw. After threats, tariffs and retaliatory tariffs, there’s a new free-trade deal in the works. There’s endless talk about a border wall and…  Read more »

American Prize Submission

VocalEssence Ensemble Singers performing “Dirty No Gooder Blues” by Libby Larsen, conducted by Philip Brunelle VocalEssence Chorus & Ensemble Singers performing North by Stephen Paulus VocalEssence Ensemble Singers performing Radio Hour by Jake Heggie, conducted by Philip Brunelle VocalEssence Ensemble Singers…  Read more »

Patricia Brown

Dancer/Choreographer For 22 years, Patricia Brown has been an active member of the Twin Cities arts community as a dancer, instructor, choreographer, and performer. She is an African-based movement instructor whose fusion style is rooted in dance of West Africa,…  Read more »

VocalEssence marks 50th season with greatest hits and a big show with Theater Latté Da

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ANALYSIS: VocalEssence’s anniversary season is full of retrospectives, co-presentations and a strong commitment to diversity. By Terry Blain Special to the Star Tribune MAY 15, 2018 — 2:53PM It’s been 50 years since an ambitious young Minnesotan named Philip Brunelle…  Read more »

Stock Gifts

Thank you for your consideration of a gift of stock to VocalEssence! Your donation is greatly appreciated and will be used to unite our community through song. Below is the information that you may need for the stock transfer. Please ask…  Read more »

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