Concert Season 2019 - 2020 of the Princeton Glee Club
PRINCETON @ HARVARD : THE FOOTBALL CONCERT
These storied Glee Clubs will face off once again, carrying on a tradition over 100 years old. This year’s Football Concert will feature performances by PUGC and HGC, a combined piece, skits, college songs and more!
YALE AND RUTGERS @ PRINCETON
Our 106th annual collaboration with the Yale Glee Club also includes the Rutgers Glee Club in honor of the centenary of the first football game between Princeton and Rutgers. This historic collaboration will feature rousing performances by all three choirs, a combined piece, traditional college songs and more!
GLEE CLUB PRESENTS: BASIANI
Our first Glee Club Presents event of the year, in collaboration with Princeton University Concerts, features the Georgian choir Basiani— representing the world’s oldest polyphonic choral tradition— in concert with the PUGC!
SYMPHONY OF PSALMS
This program will feature psalm settings all written in the last century but richly different in the soundscapes they create— Caroline Shaw’s And the Swallow, Arvo Pärt’s Da Pacem Domine, Steve Reich’s Tehilim, James MacMillan’s Miserere, and Stravinsky’s Symphony of Psalms, in its two piano version.
PUGC TOUR TO NAPLES, FLORIDA AND LATIN AMERICA
Stay tuned for more details and a link to the tour blog!
GLEE CLUB PRESENTS: ANTIOCH CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
For our second Glee Club Presents event of the year, this American professional choir will perform alongside the Princeton Glee Club and Chamber Choir. The program will include several premieres, including pieces written by Princeton undergraduates!
CHAMBER CHOIR: POULENC’S FIGURE HUMAINE
The Princeton Chamber Choir will sing a program featuring Poulenc’s monumental 12-voice cantata Figure Humaine. Known for its vocal acrobatics and ode to Liberté, Figure Humaine is considered by many to be Poulenc’s best work.
PUGC: The Walter L. NOllner Memorial Concert
This year’s Walter L. Nollner Memorial Concert features Caroline Shaw’s To the Hands, alongside other 21st century choral masterworks.
Communiversity choral festival
As part of the 50th Anniversary of Princeton’s city-wide Communiversity arts festival, the Trego Singers will collaborate with the Princeton High School Freshman Chorale, the Trenton Youth Singers, and New Haven’s Morse Chorale.
The 10th Annual Spem in Alium Reunion
During Princeton University’s Reunion weekend, Glee Club alumni and current members will gather in the balcony of Richardson auditorium to sing Tallis’ 40-part motet Spem in Alium for the 10th consecutive year!
Most tickets can be purchased at the Frist Box Office (609-258-9220) or by clicking here.