- Music Director: Ming Luke; Julia Morris, Assistant Conductor
- Works: Pärt, Te Deum; Bruckner, Te Deum
- Venue: Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley
Stories about our spring 2020 season:
Virtual Rehearsal, June 1 - Megan Berti and René Salazar visited from Houston; Ming, Julia, and Paul led an evening of music and reflection on the protests spreading across the country.
Virtual Rehearsal, May 25 - Ming, Julia, and Paul were joined this evening by Costas Dafnis -- now the conductor for the Berkeley Community Chamber Singers -- and his partner soprano Katie Baker.
Virtual Rehearsal, May 18 - Soprano Maya Kherani joined us with performances of music of Mozart, Händel, and Donizetti.
Virtual Rehearsal, May 11 - Collin and Erin Whitfield join Ming Luke, Julia Morris, and Paul Caccamo for BCCO's Monday night virtual rehearsal.
Virtual Rehearsal, May 4 - For this Monday get-together, we were joined by special guest violinist Caitlin McSherry, BCCO's concertmaster.
Virtual Rehearsal, April 27 - This week's virtual rehearsal focused on variations in musical interpretation, and featured a presentation on and performance of the Goldberg Variations by Derek Tam.
Virtual Rehearsal, April 20 - Ming lined up another entertaining and informative evening for the BCCO community. After playing for us Ravel’s Pavane pour une infante défunte (Pavane for a Dead Princess), he continued his emphasis on how our bodies produce sound. Last week, we focused on consonant formation and singing consonants. This week, he and our special guest, soprano […]
Virtual Rehearsal, April 13 - Ming talks about the physiology of singing; Julia warms up our voices and talks about Brahms Schicksalslied; a special visit by Eric Choate and Ellen Leslie; and some Scarlatti and a singalong with Paul.
Virtual Rehearsal, April 6 - Ming leads the BCCO online in an evening of music and vocalizing. With Julia Morris, Paul Caccamo, Rebecca Wishnia and her fiance.
Virtual Rehearsal, March 30 - Ming talks about our new Monday night sessions; Julia leads a warm-up, Deb provides vocal technique exercises, and Paul performs and then leads us all in a singalong.
Introducing Arvo Pärt: Fratres and the Te Deum - At the first rehearsal for the Spring 2020 season, Ming invited violinist Matthew Szemela to join us to play Arvo Pärt's Fratres .