Successful Beethoven concerts!

November 18th, 2014

CRC gave 2 wonderful concerts with the Sonoma County Philharmonic on Nov. 15 and 16, 2014. Standing ovations!CRC sings Beethoven (lasso) CRC singing Beethoven standing ovation Beethoven Sam, Gerry, Robert

CALIFORNIA REDWOOD CHORALE sings BEETHOVEN with the SONOMA COUNTY PHILHARMONIC on Nov. 15 and 16, 2014

May 15th, 2014

 

CALIFORNIA REDWOOD CHORALE and SONOMA COUNTY PHILHARMONIC

Sonoma County Philharmonic

Norman Gamboa, conductor

 

Manuel Matarrita, piano

 

California Redwood Chorale

Robert Hazelrigg, conductor

John Hazelrigg, accompanist

 

PROGRAM

 

DVORAK – Serenade for Wind Instruments, Op. 44

MOZART – Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488

BEETHOVEN – Choral Fantasy in C minor, Op. 80

 

SRHS Auditorium for the Performing Arts

Santa Rosa, California 95401

Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 8pm

Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 2pm

“ARTISTS supporting ARTISTS” debuts at Eternal Light concerts!

April 3rd, 2014

Four outstanding West Sonoma County artists have donated one painting each to be raffled at each of our four Eternal Light concerts.

ALLIS TEEGARDEN  ~ April 25 8pm at St. Vincent in Petaluma

ADAM WOLPERT ~ April 26 8pm at Glaser Center in Santa Rosa

MARYLU DOWNING ~ April 27 3pm at Glaser Center in Santa Rosa

TERI SLOAT ~ May 4 3pm at Jacuzzi Family Vineyards

"ARTISTS supporting ARTISTS"

“ARTISTS supporting ARTISTS”

UPCOMING EVENTS

February 27th, 2014

2014 Symphonic Chorus Postcard“ETERNAL LIGHT” – joint concert
The Santa Rosa Symphonic Chorus will sing Morten Lauridsen’s “Lux Aeterna”, with chamber orchestra (no orchestra at Jacuzzi Family Vineyards).  They will be joined by the  California Redwood Chorale in singing Lauridsen’s “Sure on this Shining Night” and a beautiful arrangement of Marta Keen’s “Homeward Bound”.  The California Redwood Chorale will perform Lauridsen’s “Dirait-on” and John Rutter’s “O! Clap Your Hands”. Both choruses will sing other pieces as well.
April 25, 2014 at 8:00 pm, St. Vincent’s Church, Petaluma
April 26, 2014 at 8:00 pm, Glaser Center, Santa Rosa
April 27, 2014 at 3:00 pm, Glaser Center, Santa Rosa
May 4, 2014 at 3:00 pm, Jacuzzi Family Vineyards, Sonoma

Tickets are $15.

Some highlights from San Juan, Puerto Rico January 2014. (keep clicking on individual photos to see them large)

February 4th, 2014
Gerry holds poster

Gerry holds poster

CRC sings with ARS VOCALIS at the Conservatory of Music in San Juan, Puerto Rico in Jan. 2014

CRC sings with ARS VOCALIS at the Conservatory of Music in San Juan, Puerto Rico in Jan. 2014, conducted by Robert Hazelrigg with John Hazelrigg at the piano.

Students react to our performance at the Puerto Rican Museum of Art.

Students react to our performance at the Puerto Rican Museum of Art.

Dinner with Ars Vocalis in San Juan, Puerto Rico resulted in spontaneous singing!

Dinner with Ars Vocalis in San Juan, Puerto Rico resulted in spontaneous singing!

 

Bonnie Brooks sings recital accompanied by Robert Hazelrigg at El Convento Hotel atruim

Bonnie Brooks sings recital accompanied by Robert Hazelrigg at El Convento Hotel atruim

Bonnie Brooks prepares for her recital at El Convento Hotel atruim

Bonnie Brooks prepares for her recital at El Convento Hotel atruim

Welcome dinner

Welcome dinner

Robert and Martha Hazelrigg at breakfast

Robert and Martha Hazelrigg at breakfast

CRC sang in this spot at the Museum of Art

CRC sang in this spot at the Museum of Art

Gorgeous Conservatory of Music where we performed with Ars Vocalis.

Gorgeous Conservatory of Music where we performed with Ars Vocalis.

Gerry at El Yunque Rainforest visitor center.

Gerry at El Yunque Rainforest visitor center.

Gerry is "special" bar seat at Senor Frog's in Old San Juan.

Gerry in “special” bar seat at Senor Frog’s in Old San Juan.

Robert looks fetching at our Cooking Class location.

Robert looks fetching at our Cooking Class location.

Our gang joins others in taking a dip at El Yunque Rainforest.

Our gang joins others in taking a dip at El Yunque Rainforest.

Robert Hazelrigg makes mofongo at cooking class

Robert Hazelrigg makes mofongo at cooking class

Chef teaching us at our cooking class at his restaurant in Dorado, Puerto Rico.

Chef teaching us at our cooking class at his restaurant in Dorado, Puerto Rico.

Poster art museum in Dorado, Puerto Rico.

Poster art museum in Dorado, Puerto Rico.

At our music workshop at the Conservatory of Music in San Juan.

At our music workshop at the Conservatory of Music in San Juan.

We sang in here!

We sang in here!

Mofongo....national dish made of cooked plantains..taken at our cooking class.

Mofongo….national dish made of cooked plantains..taken at our cooking class.

Happy folks!

Happy folks!

At the Museum of Puerto Rican Art

At the Museum of Puerto Rican Art

CRC sings at the Conservatory of Music in San Juan.

CRC sings at the Conservatory of Music in San Juan.

From El Morro fort in Old San Juan.

From El Morro fort in Old San Juan.

Delicious mojito at Bacardi Rum Factory.

Delicious mojito at Bacardi Rum Factory.

We loved our week in Puerto Rico.

February 4th, 2014

The Conservatory of Music in San Juan, Puerto Rico is an elegant and new state-or-the-art music school. We had a music workshop in the morning from the reknowned Willie Rivera, who serves on the faculty and also directs a very accomplished choir called Ars Vocalis. That evening, we gave a joint concert with Ars Vocalis in the the Conservatory concert hall. Both choirs celebrated by having a delicious dinner together after the concert. More spontaneous singing after dinner!!

Conservatory of Music of San Juan. Puerto Rico

Conservatory of Music of San Juan. Puerto Rico

Dinner with Ars Vocalis in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Dinner with Ars Vocalis in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

GOING TO PUERTO RICO JANUARY 2014. JOIN US! crc@californiaredwoodchorale.org for information

February 20th, 2013

Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

If  you are interested in singing with us in Puerto Rico, or…if you are interested in traveling there with us, please contact Gerry Schultz at gerryschultz3@gmail.com.

Auditions for interested singers are being held this summer. Rehearsals will begin in September.

The trip will be Jan. 21 – 27.

HISTORICAL BUILDINGS FOR MAY and JUNE, 2013 “LANDMARKS” CONCERTS (click on postcard)(click on recording of “The Gift of Music” under postcard)

December 15th, 2012

The CALIFORNIA REDWOOD CHORALE will be performing a unique concert series called, “CALIFORNIA REDWOOD CHORALE sings in LANDMARKS…with love”. Director Robert Hazelrigg will guide the singers through a program of music about love…love of each other, love of home, and love of music. Accompanied by pianist, John Hazelrigg, you will hear beautiful music by John Rutter, David Dickau, James Muholland, and even Freddy Mercury!

Our three concerts will be performed in landmark buildings well over 100 years old.  The venues will include the Petaluma Historical Museum, the gleaming white DeTurk Round Barn and the charming Church Built of One Tree. This is the perfect opportunity for you to see the inside of these landmark

buildings. The LANDMARK buildings are owned by the City of Petaluma and the City of Santa Rosa.

The Petaluma concert will be at the Petaluma Historical Museum on Friday evening, May 31 at 8pm. The concerts in Santa Rosa will be on  Sunday afternoons. June 2 at 3pm will be at The Church of One Tree and June 16 at 3pm will be at the DeTurk Round Barn, both in the west Santa Rosa area. You may get your tickets in advance by searching “California Redwood Chorale” on brownpapertickets.com

“AN AMERICAN RAINBOW music and lyrics of North America” – keep clicking on image to see it in various sizes on your screen

September 9th, 2012

13 Track 13 AVE MARIA  Click to listen

The California Redwood Chorale will be performing 4 Fall concerts in 2012. Guests artists are MICHAEL BOLIVAR, saxophone and BONNIE BROOKS, vocalist, who will thrill you with their artistry. This sensational program will delight you with all American music from classical to contemporary, from jazz to gospel, and from American film and stage. Robert Hazelrigg, our director and John Hazelrigg, our accompanist, will put their mighty talents together at the keyboard in this program. We look forward to seeing you there!
Be sure to get tickets early at Brown Paper Tickets by searching California Redwood Chorale.