Concerts

 

Joint Friendship Concert
March 3, 2019 - 3pm
Sung by ENSEMBLE with Guest artists MÄDSCHENCHOR HAMBURG

The Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir joins forces with the Hamburg Girls’ Choir, one of the leading youth choirs in Germany, to present a joint concert at Montclair Presbyterian Church. Founded in 2003 by conductor Gesa Werhahn, the Hamburg Girls’ Choir has toured from Singapore to Swaziland and has had notable success in choral competitions. The concert is the culmination of a choral exchange begun in June 2018, when PEBCC toured to Germany and presented a joint concert with the ensemble in Hamburg.

Montclair Presbyterian Church
5701 Thornhill Drive in Oakland

Free

 

LIFT Concert
March 9, 2019 - 3:30pm
Sung by Selected Singers from BOYS TRAINING 2, AND GIRLS TRAINING 2,3,4 

Selected singers from the six groups comprising our chorus school Training Department will join with other Oakland talent for A performance in the Lake Merritt United Methodist Church's 2019 LIFT concert. 100% of the money raised will go to provide food to those who are hungry.

Lake Merritt United Methodist Church
1330 Lakeshore Avenue
Oakland, CA 94606

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Making History- New Works
April 12th East Bay - 7:30pm
Sung by the Performing Department Choirs
- ECCO, ANCORA, CONCERT CHOIR AND ENSEMBLE and with guest artists
ST CATHARINE'S GIRLS CHOIR FROM CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND

The Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir displays its award-winning commitment to new music in this program of stimulating contemporary works, presented by its premiere performing ensembles. Featured will be the world premiere of Staff Conductor and incoming Artistic Director Eric Tuan’s work Crossings, which explores the immigrant experience through the words of a Salvadoran-American poet, a Hungarian-American refugee, and a Japanese-American writer interned during World War II.The program will feature special guests from the UK, the St Catharine’s College Girls’ Choir from the university town of Cambridge, under the direction of Edward Wickham. Music by Meredith Monk, Mark Winges, Pekka Kostiainen, and others rounds out the program.

First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

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Jazz & Beyond
May 13, 2019 - 8pm
Sung by ECCO and ANCORA from the Performing Department

Join us in the storied setting of Yoshi’s Jazz Club for an eclectic evening of music presented by the members of Ecco and Ancora, the elite youth ensembles of the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir. Alongside vocal jazz and music from the spiritual and gospel traditions, the program will showcase the talents of individual singers in solos and small groups.

Yoshis
510 Embarcadero West
Oakland, CA 94607


Training Department
Spring Recitals
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 2pm, 5pm
Sung by the Training Department
Choirs - BOYS TRAINING 1 and 2,
GIRLS TRANING 1, 2, 3 and 4

Celebrate the accomplishments of the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir’s youngest choristers at these joyful recitals. These two family-friendly programs feature singers from the six groups comprising our chorus school.

Park Blvd Presbyterian Church
4101 Park Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94704

Free


Spring Sing!
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 3pm
Sung by all the Choirs - All TRAINING Department and Performing Department
(CONCERT CHOIR, ENSEMBLE, ECCO AND ANCORA)

Join us for this joyful celebration of the full Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir family. The ten ensembles in our rigorous training and performing program will offer a program of choral highlights from the 2018-2019 season, before joining together in a thrilling massed choir of 250 singers. 

 

We’ll also be taking this opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating PEBCC class of 2019, and the thirty-seven years of visionary leadership of our founding artistic director, Robert Geary. Don’t miss this festive conclusion to the choir year!

Walnut Creek Presbyterian
1801 Lacassie Ave
Walnut Creek, CA 94596