Harmony with Meaning
AfterGlow Chorus is a premier, auditioned chamber choir of 40 highly-skilled, experienced singers based in Oakland, CA. AfterGlow's mission is to perform beautiful choral works of all genres with the highest level of musicianship and emotional impact.
Our recent concerts ("Pandemic & Racism: What's Going On," "Virtual Insanity: Mass Shootings & Madness in the Modern World" and "Crazy Love: Agony & Ecstasy") were uplifting experiences in front of enthusiastic audiences.
We are currently scheduling singer auditions for our upcoming Summer Concert series is a very special program called "Love Is Stronger than Hate: Remembering Charleston 2015."
Here are just some of the powerful, moving songs that we will be singing:
"Hear My Prayer" by Moses Hogan
"Dies Irae" from Mozart's Requiem
"Oh Happy Day" by Edwin Hawkins
"Listen to the Lambs" by R. Nathaniel Dett
"None of Us Are Free" by Solomon Burke
"A Change Is Gonna Come" by Sam Cooke
"Bleed for Love" by Jennifer Hudson
"Freedom" by Beyoncé
Here is a YouTube playlist of all the music that will be performed: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLeLtdDKoF3VSsHxTVhn5Yjw6A6BADqqdP
Rehearsals are on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings from 7 pm - 9:30 pm beginning on July 11, 2023 for a 4-week period. The concerts are on August 6 & 13, 2023 in Oakland.