The Sandlapper Singers are thrilled to offer the second biennial Masters Youth Choir experience, led by one of the fastest rising stars in the choral world, Michael John Trotta. Recognized as a dynamic clinician and “one of the most exciting and prominent new composers of choral music,” Trotta will lead a two-day intensive workshop for the Sandlapper Singers, alongside local and regional high school students. The experience will culminate in a concert for the public, exclusively featuring Trotta’s award-winning compositions, which are frequently performed around the world. Do not miss the opportunity to hear this intergenerational choir perform the music of one of the true treasures of American modern music! [Read more…]
1918-2018: A Concert to Remember
2018 marks 100 years since the end of World War I. To commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War, the Sandlapper Singers will present “1918-2018: A Concert to Remember,” on April 26 & April 27, 2018 in Columbia and Irmo. Through song, music, and readings, the Sandlapper Singers will remember the nearly five million Americans who served and the 116,000 men and women gave their lives in this war that forever changed the world and devastated a generation. The audience will be taken on a journey of peace, hope, and recovery through music that celebrates the virtues of peace in response to the atrocities of war. [Read more…]
A Worldly Perspective
Leave your passport at home and experience the world without leaving the Midlands! As we kick off our season, come hear world music that will take you on a journey across the history of music in both time and geography, proving that in all cultures, music is a universal language.