Houston Chamber Choir

Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir presents “On this Day Earth Shall Ring – Christmas at the Villa” holiday concerts Dec. 10 and Dec. 11

The Choir returns to Villa de Matel for four concerts with guests Treble Choir of Houston and Marc Garvin The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, under the direction of Robert Simpson, presents “On this Day Earth Shall Ring – Christmas at the Villa” Saturday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 11. Two concerts will be performed each day. The choir is coming home for the holidays as it returns after a two-year absence to the Chapel […]

Houston Chamber Choir presents “Let All the World in Every Corner Sing: Ralph Vaughan Williams @150” for season opener Sept. 24

WHAT: The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, led by Robert Simpson, founder and artistic director, presents “Let All the World in Every Corner Sing: Ralph Vaughan Williams @150” as the opening performance for the 2022-2023 season. The choir’s 28th season kicks off with a festival concert paying tribute to the great English composer, marking his 150th birthday. Williams’ ethereal Mass in g minor for double choir will be the centerpiece in a program that also features sacred and secular works by his mentors […]

Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir appoints Katy resident Brian Miller as new Executive Director

HOUSTON, July 12, 2022 – The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, under the direction of Founder and Artistic Director Robert Simpson, announces the appointment of Katy resident Brian Miller to the new position of Executive Director of the renowned choral group. In his role as Executive Director, Miller will oversee day-to-day operations, including administration, marketing communications, development and finance, while Simpson will continue to manage the choir’s artistic endeavors.  Miller previously served as Chorus Manager […]

Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir announces 2022-2023 season “A Heart for the Choral Art”

Season subscriptions now on sale for 28th season The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, under the direction of Founder and Artistic Director Robert Simpson, announces its new 2022-2023 season, “A Heart for the Choral Art,” with season subscriptions now on sale to the public at houstonchamberchoir.org. Single tickets for all concerts go on sale on Aug. 5. “The diversity and scope of our upcoming season highlights, once again, the Houston Chamber Choir’s musical range and endless curiosity,” […]

Houston Chamber Choir presents “Once Upon a Time” for season finale on May 21 at South Main Baptist Church

The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, led by Robert Simpson, founder and artistic director, presents “Once Upon a Time,” created by Grammy®-nominated Skylark in collaboration with storyteller Sara Walker and young American composer Benedict Sheehan. Skylark, based in Boston, Mass., is one of the leading chamber choir ensembles in the country. “Once Upon a Time” concludes Houston Chamber Choir’s 2021-2022 season with an evening of enchantment to delight children and adults alike. The work features the magical retelling of “Snow White and […]

Houston Chamber Choir presents Rachmaninoff’s “All-Night Vigil“ on Apr. 23 and Apr. 24 at Rice University

The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, Robert Simpson founder and artistic director, presents Rachmaninoff’s “All-Night Vigil” on Saturday, Apr. 23 and Sunday, Apr. 24 at Rice University. Houston Chamber Choir was on the eve of presenting “All-Night Vigil” in March 2020 when the world abruptly shut down. The choir returns to unfinished business as it offers this masterpiece within the warm acoustics of the Edythe Bates Old Recital Hall and Grand Organ at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music. It […]

Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir presents “De la noche al día” with guest conductor María Guinand on Mar. 12

The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, Robert Simpson founder and artistic director, presents “De la noche al día” under the directions of guest conductor María Guinand from Venezuela. “De la noche al día,” which means “From Night to Day,” will explore things of a darker, somber nature then move into daylight and the brightness of the spirit. Most of the music comes from Central and South America—spotlighting creators ranging from Esteban Salas, an 18th-century Cuban composer, to Alberto Grau, Guinand’s […]

Houston Chamber Choir and Treble Choir of Houston release CD of composer Bob Chilcott’s Circlesong on British Label Signum Records

The Houston Chamber Choir and the Treble Choir of Houston

The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir and the award-winning Treble Choir of Houston’s new recording of British Bob Chilcott’s Circlesong for Signum Records, is now available. Artistic Director Robert Simpson conducts the Houston Chamber Choir in this groundbreaking work by one of England’s most renowned composers, along with Marianna Parnas Simpson leading the Treble Choir. Photo Caption: The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir and the Treble Choir of Houston’s new recording of British Bob Chilcott’s Circlesong for Signum Records, […]

Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir presents Hear the Future, featuring three outstanding youth choirs, for January offering

Houston Chamber Choir artistic director Robert Simpson conducting all performing choirs, 2019 Hear the Future Sunday Invitational Concert

Public invited to free community concert at South Main Baptist Church on Sunday, Jan. 30 The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, under the direction of founder and artistic director Robert Simpson, presents the 22nd annual Hear the Future invitational choral festival on Sunday, Jan. 30 in the beautiful sanctuary of South Main Baptist Church. Each year, the Houston Chamber Choir invites three outstanding school choirs from the Greater Houston area to participate in its invitational choral festival. Thousands of students from the area’s […]

Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir presents “Candlelight Christmas” for holiday concert offering

In-person Dec. 10 and Dec. 11 and available on the Houston Chamber Choir Digital Stage starting Dec. 26 WHAT: The Grammy® Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, under the direction of Robert Simpson, presents “Candlelight Christmas” for its annual holiday concert, in which joyful music of the season will resound through the candlelit beauty of Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Houston. The Houston Chamber Choir once again offers carols both old and new to welcome the Yuletide season. Make […]