Welcome to the Bay Choral Guild

The Bay Choral Guild is a 40-voice, auditioned chorus based in Palo Alto with singers from around the Bay Area. BCG's outstanding musical ensemble and rich repertoire are the foundation for innovative programs that bring works together in new and unusual ways. Our concerts offer both audiences and singers the opportunity to enjoy fresh and exciting choral music experiences, and balance enjoyment of the music with new insight and understanding.

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"Pro-level singing ensemble. Was like listening to KDFC-FM, but with the people actually in the same room. I kept waiting to hear Hoyt Smith intone, "That was the Bay Choral Guild... performing..."

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Carmina Burana • Carl Orff

November 20, 21, 22, 2015
Campbell, Palo Alto, San Francisco

We will perform the Chamber version, created by the composer, with two pianos and four percussionists. Baritone Soloist Nikolas Nackley and Ragazzi Boys Chorus will join Sanford Dole and the Bay Choral Guild Chorus for this event.


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