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Italy 2016 Int’l Performance Tour

Four Talented Soloists traveled to Italy with SBCS to perform Lauridsen On June 14, Conductor JoAnne Wasserman took a combined chorus of singers from Santa Barbara Choral Society and Berkeley’s University of California Alumni Chorus to Italy for concerts in Naples, Rome, Florence, Pisa, and Lecco.  Traveling with the group was the legendary composer, Morten Lauridsen, arguably America’s finest living Read More »

Auditions set for 2016-17 Season

Annual auditions for new singers who wish to sing with the Santa Barbara Choral Society have been set for August 20 and 21, 2016. Read more here about opportunities to sing and how to apply to audition to sing in our 69th Season. As many of our singers will attest, singing with SBCS is one Read More »

2016-17 Season Subscription Packages Available

Never miss an SBCS concert or event! Buy a Season Subscription Package now! ALL SUBSCRIPTION PACKAGES SOLD THROUGH LOBERO.COM  PLATINUM SEASON SUBSCRIPTION ($465) Never miss a thing and be assured of VIP seating and invitation to the Patron reception following performances. Each Platinum Season Subscription supports our season with a $250 tax-deductible donation to our general operating fund. Read More »

2016-17 Season Announced

Our 69th Season Takes Shape Artistic Director JoAnne Wasserman has programmed an exciting season of great choral music sure to delight lovers of the choral arts.  Here’s this season’s line up: Beethoven: Ode To Joy October 15, 2016 at 8 pm October 16, 2016 at 3 pm Granada Theater  Tickets: $29 to $134 sold through Granada box office. Read More »

Scottsdale Championship Golf Round – SUPER SILENT AUCTION

CALLING ALL GOLFERS! Enjoy a round of Golf on TPC Scottsdale Stadium Course or Champions Course, Cart Rental, and the Fairmont Scottsdale (Arizona) 4-Night Stay for 2 Suggested Retail Value: $3000 Minimum bid: $2500 Note: Does not include travel to Scottsdale. This Experience Includes: • 4-night stay in a standard Fairmont room at the Fairmont Read More »

Provence 5 BR Stone Villa 1-week Stay

Upcoming in the LIVE AUCTION at the When in Rome… Spring Gala!  Provence could be yours! Located in the heart of Provence, this magnificent stone villa in the charming hilltop village of Ansouis is perfectly situated to enjoy all that the Luberon and surrounding Provencal region has to offer: colorful markets, historic Roman sites, lush Read More »

Napa Valley Epicurian Adventure – SUPER SILENT AUCTION

Upcoming in the LIVE AUCTION of our When in Rome… Spring Gala.  Wine and Dine in Napa! LOVE FOOD? LOVE WINE? LOVE COOKING? YOU GOT IT! Escape to Napa for a food and wine adventure! 3 nights (for 2) at the Meritage Resort and Spa,  Farmer’s Market Tour, Cooking Class,  Napa Valley Wine Train with Gourmet Read More »

Tuscany Culinary Escape

Upcoming in the LIVE AUCTION in our When in Rome… Spring Gala! You could be enjoying Tuscany! This Experience Includes: 5-night stay in a classic room at the Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa (Barga, Lucca) Daily breakfast for 2 Private cooking class, lunch, wine cellar and olive oil mill tour and tasting for Read More »

New York Broadway ‘Long Weekend’

Upcoming in the LIVE AUCTION at our When in Rome… Spring Gala! A Big Time in the Big Apple! New York Long Weekend Choice of Broadway Show, Dinner, New York Hilton Midtown 3-Night Stay with Airfare for 2 Suggested Retail Value: Up to $6,300 This Experience Includes: 3-night weekend stay in a standard guest room Read More »

When in Rome… Our Annual Spring Gala + Concert

When in Rome… do as the Romans do! Treat yourself to una sera dolce (a sweet evening) of food, vino, music, and fun! Join us May 21st from 5:30 to 9:00 pm for our annual spring gala fundraiser! We will take you on a Roman Holiday, transporting you to the Italy made famous in the Read More »