Recognized as one of the world’s leading choral ensembles, the Westminster Symphonic Choir has recorded and performed with major orchestras under virtually every internationally acclaimed conductor of the past 85 years. The ensemble is composed of juniors, seniors and graduate students at Westminster Choir College.
The 2023 Season for Westminster Symphonic Choir includes performances of their iconic Readings and Carols in the Princeton University Chapel including a 2-CD release as well as TV Broadcasts across the country of this 40 year Christmas Tradition. The Symphonic Choir will join with the Princeton Symphony, Rosen Milanov, conductor in performances of the Mozart Requiem in addition to the February performance in Carnegie Hall with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s.
Recent seasons have included performances of Verdi’s Requiem with The Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Berg’s Wozzeck with the London Philharmonia and Esa-Pekka Salonen; Villa-Lobos’ Choros No. 10 and Estévez’ Cantata Criolla with the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela and Gustavo Dudamel; Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra and Daniel Barenboim and Rouse’s Requiem with the New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert.