Cor Cantiamo Masterworks Project 2017

Cor Cantiamo Receives Grants from Local Foundations

Cor Cantiamo is happy to celebrate several recent grants from local foundations. First Midwest Bank has generously donated $2,500 to our organization and we have received $1,500 from the LaSalle-Peru High School Foundation. These funds will be used to support our 2017 Masterwork Project, an educational outreach program in which our professional singers work with…

Cor Cantiamo at St. Lukes Evanston

Cor Cantiamo Awarded Wurlitzer Foundation Grant

Cor Cantiamo was awarded a $7,500 grant from the Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund. This fund is set up to provide assistance to further music education, music appreciation, and performance and has been awarded to Cor Cantiamo through the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Cor Cantiamo said it is grateful to the Wurlitzer Foundation Fund for…

Psallite

In the summer of 2014 Cor Cantiamo recorded with Abbey Road Studios Grammy Award-winning engineers for its second album. This album, entitled “Psallite” was produced in partnership with SDG Music Foundation. The partnership between Cor Cantiamo and SDG exists to promote the newly commissioned works that have been generated through the SDG Psalms Project. The…

Canticum

In August 2014 Centaur Records released Cor Cantiamo’s first commercial album, Canticum: Choral Music of Jaakko Mäntyjärvi. Maestro Mäntyjärvi participated in all of the recording sessions and commended Cor Cantiamo as representing “professional excellence in choral music, examples of which are few and far between.” This album features Alarum Bells a work commissioned by Dr.…

ACDA 2014

Founded in 1959, the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) is a nonprofit music-education organization whose expressed purposes outline the associations dedication to the advancement of choral music. ACDA offers conferences at the state, division, and national levels. Through concert performances by accomplished choirs, educational clinics by leading experts, and exhibits by music-industry representatives, ACDA offers…

ACDA 2012

Founded in 1959, the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) is a nonprofit music-education organization whose expressed purposes outline the associations dedication to the advancement of choral music. ACDA offers conferences at the state, division, and national levels. Through concert performances by accomplished choirs, educational clinics by leading experts, and exhibits by music-industry representatives, ACDA offers…