At the first rehearsal for the Spring 2020 season, Ming invited violinist Matthew Szemela to join us to play Arvo Pärt’s Fratres .
Ming leads BCCO singers on a journey through the worlds of Brahms and requiems.
Recorded at a Monday night rehearsal of the Berkeley Community Chorus & Orchestra, as we prepare for this exciting concert!
A few years ago, I was invited to rehearse the Bolshoi Orchestra, an amazing opportunity to experience the rich musical heritage of Russia.
Music Director Ming Luke talks about the challenges and importance of singing Russian choral works in our current season.