Please help me support the Grace Cathedral Choir of Men and Boys by making a tax-deductible donation through my Sing for America fundraising page. The process is fast, easy, and secure.
For more than a century, the French Gothic-style Episcopal Cathedral on Nob Hill has had a boys choir providing sublime music weekly throughout the school year. I joined the choir of men and boys a half-century ago last June, the week after I moved to San Francisco, Memorial Day weekend 1973. For 22 years I sang on a regular basis until the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the United Nations. Since then, I have sung in other Sunday choral ensembles, but am still a member at Grace and a pledging supporter. Thursday Evensong at 5:30 PM continues the tradition of the Anglican merger of Vespers and Compline. As a former Dean once said: “It’s the best show in town for a buck.” Attendance, of course, is free of charge, but contributions are most welcome. This musical tradition — in the setting and context for which the music was originally composed —is one of the cultural glories of San Francisco.
Between now and April, I’ll be rehearsing with the Sing for America Chorus for our Annual Benefit Concert at 7 p.m. on April 7, 2024, at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. Our Gala Concert this year "De Terra ad Astra (from the Earth to the Stars)" features guest emcee Robert Picardo (Star Trek: Voyager) and singer LivingstonTaylor.
I hope you will be able to attend our Gala Benefit Concert on April 7. Please use "SFA155" in the coupon box at CityBoxOffice for a $10 discount off the $45 ticket price. It's going to be a terrific show!
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