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One of the most in-demand choruses in the greater Boston area, NWC has performed in top New England venues for over 20 years.

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We serve as a premier symphonic chorus in the metro Boston area. Check our calendar to see where we’ll perform next.

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New World Chorale is dedicated to sharing the beauty and majesty of symphonic choral music with orchestras and audiences in greater Boston and beyond.

Join us for our exciting 2023-24 season!

This season includes performances of Debussy’s Nocturnes in our first collaboration with the Cape Ann Symphony as well as with the Melrose Symphony Orchestra and the Lexington Symphony, and the Duruflé Requiem with the Melrose Symphony Orchestra. We’ll also join the Lexington Symphony in their annual Holiday Pops concerts. Check our calendar for all the details!

The New World Chorale (NWC) is one of the most in-demand choruses for hire in the greater Boston area. NWC has performed major choral works with Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society, Bay Colony Brass, Boston BalletBoston Conservatory OrchestraBoston Landmarks OrchestraBoston Youth Symphony Orchestra, Cape Ann Symphony, Claflin Hill Symphony OrchestraLexington SymphonyLongwood Symphony Orchestra, Melrose Symphony Orchestra, Mercury Orchestra, MIT Symphony Orchestra, New England Brass Band, New Philharmonia OrchestraPlymouth Philharmonic OrchestraRhode Island Philharmonic, Symphony New Hampshire, Symphony Pro Musica, and Wellesley Symphony Orchestra.

On November 19, 2022, the New World Chorale was the chorus in the world premiere of Black Athena~Power by Ray Angry. The premiere was performed by the Lexington Symphony under the direction of Jonathan McPhee.

During its 2017-18 season, the New World Chorale experienced a new type of performance when it provided the chorus for The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, a touring multimedia production presenting over 30 years of music from The Legend of Zelda™ video game franchise by Nintendo®. The production was performed on October 21, 2017 at the Wang Theatre in Boston.

In October 2015, the New World Chorale provided the women’s chorus for the Boston Ballet’s production of Third Symphony of Gustav Mahler: A Ballet by John Neumeier. It was the first production of this ballet by a North American company since Neumeier’s Hamburg Ballet made it a signature work in 1975.

Upcoming Events

Durufle Requiem and Debussy Nocturnes with Melrose Symphony
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm

The New World Chorale joins the Melrose Symphony for a breathtaking collection of French pieces for orchestra and a chorus of women’s voices including Debussy’s Nocturnes inspired by three paintings by artist James McNeill Whistler.

Debussy Nocturnes with Lexington Symphony
Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm

The women of New World Chorale reprise their ethereal melodies in the Debussy Nocturnes inspired by three James McNeill Whistler paintings. The Nocturnes are considered one of Debussy’s most accessible and popular works, admired for their beauty and for holding new possibilities and wonder upon repeated hearings.

25th Anniversary New World Chorale Concert
Nov 16 @ 3:00 pm

Full program details to come in 2024!

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