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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 nearly 20 years.

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Performances

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.

Our exciting 2019-20 season includes:

  • Our second appearance with the Mercury Orchestra at the Hatch Shell
  • A concert with our longtime musical partner, the Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra 
  • Two Holiday Pops concerts with the Melrose Symphony Orchestra in our first collaboration
  • A performance of Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis (Nelson Mass) at Faneuil Hall in our second appearance with the Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society

Check our calendar for dates and 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, Boston BalletBoston Conservatory OrchestraBoston Landmarks OrchestraBoston Youth Symphony OrchestraClaflin Hill Symphony OrchestraLexington SymphonyLongwood Symphony Orchestra, Mercury Orchestra, New England Brass Band, New Philharmonia OrchestraPlymouth Philharmonic OrchestraRhode Island Philharmonic, Symphony New Hampshire, Symphony Pro Musica, and Wellesley Symphony Orchestra.

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

Aug
7
Wed
Celtic Story and Song with Mercury Orchestra
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm

The New World Chorale joins the Mercury Orchestra, conducted by Channing Yu, for a performance of Phaudrig Crohoore, a popular ballad by the Irish novelist J. Sheridan Le Fanu set to music by the Irish composer Sir Charles Villiers Stanford. The piece tells the tale of a bold, roughhewn Irishman with a heart of gold, against a backdrop of family feuding and romance.

The program also includes American composer Amy Beach’s masterful Symphony in E minor (“Gaelic”), which was premiered in Boston in 1896.

This concert is hosted by the Boston Landmarks Orchestra.

Dec
13
Fri
Holiday Pops with Melrose Symphony Orchestra
Dec 13 @ 8:00 pm

In our first collaboration, the New World Chorale joins the Melrose Symphony, conducted by Yoichi Udagawa, in “Holiday Pops: Celebrate the Season,” featuring favorites from movies including The Polar Express and Home Alone. Celebrate the holiday season with music you know and love!

Dec
14
Sat
Holiday Pops with Melrose Symphony Orchestra
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm

In our first collaboration, the New World Chorale joins the Melrose Symphony, conducted by Yoichi Udagawa, in “Holiday Pops: Celebrate the Season,” featuring favorites from movies including The Polar Express and Home Alone. Celebrate the holiday season with music you know and love!

Apr
26
Sun
Nelson Mass with Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm

In our second collaboration, the New World Chorale joins the Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society, conducted by Steven Lipsitt, in a performance of Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis (“Mass for Troubled Times”), also known as the Nelson Mass.

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