Audio Sample
Va Pensiero from Nabucco
October 9, 2013

Schola Cantorum, Gregory Wait, Music Director

2016-17 Main Concert Season

Rediscovery & Revelation

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Order tickets online by clicking on the orange "Buy Tickets" button on the left, or by calling the office at 650-254-1700 M-Th 9am - 2pm

Schola Sings: YOU become the choir!

Sponsors: Linda Morasch and Fredrick Petri
Make joyful music with friends old and new in Schola Cantorum sing-alongs.

Get Happy! Broadway and Pops sing-along
Los Altos United Methodist Church • Sunday, November 20, 2016; 4:00 pm Admission $15
Belt out the best of Broadway in this stroll down memory lane, with songs around the theme of "Get Happy!"

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NEW! Messiah Sing Workshop

Shoup Park Garden House, Los Altos Saturday, December 3, 2016 -
10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Admission: $30

Maestro Wait will be joined by noted musicologist Stephen Hinton, Professor of Music at Stanford University, to provide an in-depth discussion about Handel and the Messiah. Join in and sing the familiar as well as the lesser-known passages in preparation for the December 19th Messiah Sing 50th Anniversary performance. Seating is limited, so order your tickets early!


Christmas Angels Holiday Concert

Concert Sponsor: Ann Stevens

Sun., Dec. 18 - 3:00 Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
Soloists - Dan Levitan, harp; Scott Sorkin, guitar.

50th Anniversary Messiah Sing: complete work
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts

Sponsors: Karla and Andre Valente, and Ann Yvonne Walker and David Jones
Monday, December 19, 2016 - 7:00 pm
Ticket Prices: 

Advance (through Dec 18): $31 adults; $23 students and groups of 10 or more
Day of Performance: $41 
(all ticket prices include a $3 Facility Use Fee.)

Schola Cantorum’s Messiah Sing was the first, and still the most beloved, in the Bay Area. Maestro Gregory Wait directs a choir of you and your peers along with Sinfonia Schola Cantorum. You’ll finally have the opportunity to sing the piece in its entirety!

Tickets available here at the MVCPA Box Office

Monteverdi: Vespers 1610

Concert Sponsor: John Murden

Sat., March 18 7:00 - Mission Santa Clara de Asis

Soloists (l-r): Angelique Zuluaga, soprano; David Kurtenbach, tenor; Andrew Metzger, tenor; Daniel Borup, baritone.

Accompanied by The Whole Noyse brass ensemble


Premieres, Re-Premieres and Commissions

Concert Sponsor: Candy Pelissero and Brian Larsen

Sat., May 20 - First Congregational Church of Palo Alto 
Sun., May 21 - Los Altos United Methodist Church


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Office Hours

Monday through Thursday 9:00 am - 2pm. To reach us call 650-254-1700.


The mission of Schola Cantorum is to connect the Silicon Valley community with the wonders of choral music through outstanding live performances, education outreach programs, and collaborations with local artists.

Schola Cantorum receives additional funding from the following donor:

Hurlbut-Johnson Charitable Trusts (a Silicon Valley Community Fund)

Schola Cantorum thanks its Corporate Sponsors:

Applied Materials   HP   IBM   GE   Google
Microsoft    State Farm   Synopsys   Xilinx


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