chorus http://kalw.org en 400 amateur singers take on Mozart with just a few hours practice http://kalw.org/post/400-amateur-singers-take-mozart-just-few-hours-practice <p></p><p></p><p><em>Twice a year the San Francisco Symphony hosts workshops called &ldquo;Sing Out Davies&rdquo;, as part of the symphony&#39;s Community of Music Makers program. For one evening, singers from around the Bay Area come together to make music as one. &nbsp;KALW&#39;s Alyssa Kapnik stood among them for a recent workshop and brought back their impressions of what it&#39;s like to be an ordinary person in such an extraordinary experience. &nbsp;</em></p><p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 00:16:14 +0000 Alyssa Kapnik 32529 at http://kalw.org 400 amateur singers take on Mozart with just a few hours practice VOENA Childrens Chorus Live! http://kalw.org/post/voena-childrens-chorus-live <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_yoGvVjjI4<strong>&nbsp; </strong></p><p>"Folk Music &amp; Beyond" welcomed the VOENA childrens chorus to the KALW studios this past Saturday (8/17) at 3 pm. This globe-trotting choir has performed at the White House for Presidents Clinton and Bush, at the Vatican for Pope John Paul, and last year in London at the 2012 Olympics. &nbsp;If you missed their performance, watch it on YouTube!&nbsp;</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 07:36:23 +0000 JoAnn Mar 31704 at http://kalw.org