Chanticleer – UGA Performing Arts Center
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“These men are phenomenal: as fresh as a blade of grass, tightly focused and keenly expressive.”—New York Times

This Grammy Award-winning vocal ensemble has been hailed as “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker and celebrated as “an orchestra of voices” for its wide-ranging repertoire and dazzling virtuosity. Founded in San Francisco in 1978, Chanticleer has rightfully assumed its place as one of the most prolific recording and touring ensembles in the world. For its first visit to Athens in more than eight years, the singers perform classical and contemporary works featuring their signature sound, as well as new arrangements of songs by Judee Sill and Jacob Collier.

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall (View Seating Chart)

230 River Road
Athens, GA 30605

Program

Repertoire includes:
JOSQUIN DES PREZ “In exitu Israel”
TREVOR WESTON “Oh Daedalus, fly away home”
STEVEN SAMETZ “¡Oh llama de amor viva!”
AYANNA WOODS New commission by the Chicago-based composer
The jazz standard “Chega de saudade” arranged by JORGE CALANDRELLI
New arrangements of songs by JUDEE SILL AND JACOB COLLIER

Supported by

Dr. Maxine and John Rofrano