Schedule

Jun 30 – Jul 14 all-day
A musical journey will be led by WVC Artistic Director Malcolm J. Merriweather and the Chorale’s former Artistic Director Michael Conley, and is being coordinated by ACFEA, the tour professionals who arranged our fantastic 2014...
Jul 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Cathy United Methodist Church
 
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Alice Tully Hall
Voices of Haiti joins Andrea Bocelli for the opening concert for the Lincoln Center Global Exchange at Alice Tully Hall. This event is by invitation only. Haitian National Anthem La Dessalinienne Traditional Peze café Schubert...
Sep 16 all-day Cipriani
Voices of Haiti performs at the Childhood Foundation Gala.
Sep 16 all-day The Appel Room, Lincoln Center
Voices of Haiti performs for the closing session of the Lincoln Center Global Exchange. This event is by invitation only.
Sep 16 all-day United Nations
Voices of Haiti performs for The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations. This body is the central platform for reflection, debate, and innovative thinking on sustainable development. There presentation will take place...
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
Sing with the choir as they present a Messiah Sing in James Chapel at Union Theological Seminary and usher in the festive season.
Sep 19 all-day
Voices of Haiti performs at the closing gala of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting.
Oct 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Saint Peter's Church
Gregg Smith, the renowned composer and conductor passed away on July 12, 2016. Smith, a winner of three Grammy Awards, directed the Gregg Smith Singers for more than fifty years with international recognition and acclaim....
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Alice Tully Hall
The 2016–2017 season opens with Mozart’s Requiem at Alice Tully Hall with The Dessoff Orchestra. Entitled “We Remember,” this concert will feature Steven Stucky’s Take Him, Earth, honoring President John F. Kennedy, and the premiere of an orchestrated...
Nov 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Studio 312, Roosevelt Extension, Brooklyn College
The Conservatory Singers will present a concert of contrasting repertoire that illustrates love, war, and passing as interpreted through poetry and music. Music by Isaac, Bach, Barber, Bernstein, Pachelbel, and featuring Janequin’s La Guerre. Lawrence Cummings,...
Nov 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cathedral of St. John the Divine
This transcendent and unique setting of the Finnish Orthodox service was premiered at the Uspenski Cathedral in Helsinki in 1971, yet it has never been performed in its complete concert version of both Matins and...
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Whitman Theatre
The Conservatory Choral Union and Conservatory Singers present Part I of Handel’s oratorio Messiah with orchestra, and soloists from the Conservatory of Music.
Jan 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The Reading Choral Society presents freedom songs, spirituals and other inspirational songs in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Malcolm J. Merriweather, guest conductor
Mar 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Saint Jean Baptiste Church
Our winter concert is a party celebrating French composers in the twentieth century. At “French Fête,” the audience will be transported to France through dramatic yet impressionistic choral works by Jean Langlais, Lili Boulanger, Reynaldo...
Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm James Chapel, Union Theological Seminary
The Dessoff Choirs Chamber Chorus present Bach’s Jesu Meine Freude, BWV 227, Buxtehude’s Herzlich, lieb hab ich dic o Herr. The choir will be accompanied by a chamber ensemble of instruments. Merriweather will perform Samuel Barber’s Dover Beach with string quartet....
Apr 3 all-day Whitman Theatre
High School choirs from around New York State join the Choral Studies Department and the Voice Department for a day of choral adjudacation, masterclasses, and performances. Conservatory Singers, Choral Union Richard Barret, Voice Department Chair...
May 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Fort Tryon Park
Join the Dessoff Choirs in concert with Fort Tryon as a backdrop. The natural beauty of the park is the perfect backdrop for a concert that features music from around the world. The choir will...
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Whitman Theatre
The Conservatory of Music Symphonic Choir and Conservatory Singers present Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms with chamber orchestra. Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor
May 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
The Chamber Choir of the United Nations International School (UNIS) join the Dessoff Choirs in concert. UNIS will present their own set of music and The Dessoff Choirs will sing choral music from China, Haiti,...
Jun 18 – Jun 30 all-day Montreat Conference Center
Malcolm will be the clinician for the children’s choir for the Music in Worship sessions for two weeks.
Jul 30 @ 9:00 pm – 10:15 pm Lajatico
Malcolm will lead “Voices of Haiti” in traditional Haitian folksongs and other music for treble choir. Along with Wenson Delice and Johanne Francois, Malcolm will offer solo selections by Rossini and Handel. The concert will...
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
In an appearance with Andrea Bocelli, Malcolm directs “Voices of Haiti” for the opening of the Zefferilli Foundation.  
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Aula San Paolo IV
In an appearance with Andrea Bocelli, Malcolm conducts “Voices of Haiti” in a performance for His Holiness Pope Francis, Bishop of Rome.  
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Cathedral House and Choir Room
 
Nov 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm The Riverside Church
Multidimensional Magnificence is inspired by the many concerts produced by the American composer and conductor, Gregg Smith. Smith sought to create an aural experience for audiences and was inspired by the polychoral traditions of San...
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm Harvard Hall
The Harvard Club Festival Chorus and Orchestra present Handel’s Messiah and seasonal carols. Closed event for Harvard Club members. Malcolm J. Merriweather, conductor
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Saint Peter's Church
The Dessoff Choirs ushers in the winter solstice with a concert of seasonal repertoire and contemporary arrangements of carols. The concert opens with Gregg Smith’s motet Alleluia: Von Himmel Hoch, a setting of the chorale...
Dec 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm James Memorial Chapel, Union Theological Seminary
Join the Dessoff Choirs for an afternoon at James Chapel singing through one of the most beloved seasonal classics, Handel’s Messiah. Participants may join to sing or listen. The soloists will come from The Dessoff Choirs membership....
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Saint John's Church, Brooklyn
The Dessoff Choirs ushers in the winter solstice with a concert of seasonal repertoire and contemporary arrangements of carols. The concert opens with Gregg Smith’s motet Alleluia: Von Himmel Hoch, a setting of the chorale...