Davee Media Library

Choirs

Rachmaninoff’s The Bells

The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra, University Chorale and Apollo Chorus of Chicago join together for Sergei Rachmaninoff’s The Bells.

Exploring Contemporary Chaos through Choral Music

Donald Nally uses his role as conductor of both the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble (BCE) and the Grammy-winning professional choir, The Crossing, to commission and perform new choral music with an eye towards social advocacy.

The Crossing and BCE

Grammy-winning choral ensemble The Crossing joins the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble for performances of Gabriel Jackson’s Rigwreck and David Shaprio’s Sumptuous Planet (14:02). Donald Nally conducts. 

Puccini - Missa di Gloria

The Alice Millar Birthday Celebration continues with Giacomo Puccini’s Missa di Gloria, performed by the Alice Millar Chapel Choir and Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra.

Mascagni - Intermezzo sinfonico and Regina coeli

Stephen Alltop conducts this performance of Pietro Mascagni’s Intermezzo sinfonico and “Regina coeli” from Cavalleria rusticana as part of the Alice Millar Birthday Celebration on February 11, 2018.

Brahms - Ein deutches Requiem

NUSO with combined choirs presents Johannes Brahms’s Ein deutsches Requiem, conducted by Victor Yampolsky with choral direction by Donald Nally. Soloists include soprano Bahareh Poureslami and baritone Kevin Krasinski.

Handel - Messiah - Part Three

The Callipygian Players, Chicago’s premier baroque music ensemble, join the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble in a memorable performance of Handel’s iconic Messiah, conducted by Donald Nally.

Handel - Messiah - Part Two

The Callipygian Players, Chicago’s premier baroque music ensemble, join the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble in a memorable performance of Handel’s iconic Messiah, conducted by Donald Nally.