iSing Silicon Valley girlchoir to Present Holiday Concerts

By Afton Wooten

iSing Silicon Valley girlchoir opens its 10th season celebrations by presenting two concerts entitled “Holiday Memories.”

The award-winning choir made up of over 300 girls will offer a program featuring traditional and contemporary carols, nearly 30 new works, and the world premiere performance of “chorea lucis” by Kenyon Duncan. iSing will be joined by the Friction Quartet, plus other Bay Area guest artists.

Artistic Director Jennah Delp Somers expressed in a press release, “We delight in creating a concert for everyone: families, friends, choral enthusiasts, and first-time concert goers. There is no better way to kick off the season and get into the holiday spirit.”

Concerts take place on Dec. 17  at 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. at Mission Santa Clara de Asís in Santa Clara, California.

Following the holiday season, iSing will perform alongside renowned mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato on Jan. 20, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. at Bing Concert Hall in Stanford, CA. They will also give a short performance opening for St. Olaf Choir’s tour concert on Feb. 4, 2023, at 3 p.m. at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, CA.