BCCO’s January 5, 2019 performance of Antonín Dvořák’s The Spectre’s Bride.
Memories of Betty Pigford, longtime BCCO alto, board member, and force of nature.
Liz Raymer said: “I sing because it gives me incredible joy.” For more than 20 years, singing with Liz Raymer brought many of us in the chorus joy.
In January 2018, the Berkeley Community Chorus & Orchestra presented, for the first time, an all-Russian repertoire, under the direction of Ming Luke. In the first half of the program, the orchestra played a suite from Prokofiev’s ballet Romeo and Juliet.
Enjoy a video of the Berkeley Community Chorus & Orchestra performing the stirring Alexander Nevsky Cantata by Sergei Prokofiev, based on his score for Eisenstein’s epic 1938 film Alexander Nevsky.