A captivating choral ensemble with impressive voices and a wide variety of styles, the Brigham Young University Singers perform pieces from nearly every musical genre as well as many original works written or arranged for the choir.
Conducted by Dr. Andrew Crane, BYU Singers consists of 40 students pursuing a variety of graduate and undergraduate degrees, including music. They have given concerts in some of the most prestigious venues in the world, including Carnegie Hall in New York City, the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and the Sydney Opera House. The choir appeared on national television in four programs created for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and has performed many times by invitation at regional and national conferences of the American Choral Directors Association, National Collegiate Choral Organization, and the National Association for Music Education.
Founded in 1984 by Ronald Staheli, BYU Singers has a enjoyed a robust touring schedule. They are frequently invited to compete as representatives of the United States in choral competitions abroad. In recent years BYU Singers has received multiple first place prizes and cash awards in a variety of European choral competitions, including the Tolosa (Spain) International Choral Contest (2022), International Stasys Šimkus Choir Competition (Klaipėda, Lithuania, 2021), and the International Youth Choir Festival “Aegis Carminis” (Koper, Slovenia, 2021). They have traveled to 27 countries including Russia, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, England, Egypt, Australia, Ghana, Ireland, China, Indonesia, Vietnam, Spain, and the Baltic States.
BYU is one of the nation’s largest private universities with an enrollment of more than 30,000 students from all parts of the United States and 120 foreign countries.
- Friday, May. 5, 2023
- Location: 901 Broadway, Tacoma, WA
- Phone: (253) 346-1721
- Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM