growing_up

Growing Up Ensign

The Ensign Symphony and Chorus is a big part of my family’s life. Since I joined the Chorus in Season 2, I have loved every minute

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Added Perspective

The messages contained in her music is that life is HARD, but at the same time beautiful and...

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GENTRI

GENTRI Noel

We are looking forward to performing Noel with GENTRI in just a few short days!

GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio is a...

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Three Music Awards for Jennifer Thomas

Jennifer Thomas at the 5th Annual Indie Music Channel Awards

A huge congratulations to Jennifer Thomas for winning three music awards at the 5th Annual Indie Music Channel awards last Sunday night. Jennifer is an accomplished pianist, composer, and violinist. Her three awards are for videos and performances which also featured Ensign Symphony & Chorus:

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And the winner is...

As in years past, Ensign Symphony & Chorus continues its efforts to encourage youth in the musical arts. This year, Ensign held a competition for youth between 14 and 20 years of age to play the violin solo in “The Lark Ascending” by Ralph Vaughn Williams. Ensign is proud to announce that the winner is Anna Johnson of Sammamish, WA. Anna will perform at the upcoming concert on April 18, at 7:30pm at Benaroya Hall.

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Instant-Fan

I Was An Instant Fan

Until the beginning of our fourth season, I had never heard of Hillary Weeks. I went to YouTube and watched one of her videos. Wow! I was an instant fan! Listening to others who have heard her perform, I get the feeling that she is...

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A Patriotic Salute to Season 3

Last night's concert was a patriotic salute to those who have fought and died for our country and a fitting close to a wonderful season.

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Composer David Zabriskie Inspired by President Kimball

Inspired by an address given to BYU faculty and staff in 1977, young Composer David Zabriskie took note of President Kimball's words, "If we strive for perfection—the best and greatest—and are never satisfied with mediocrity, we can excel. In the field of both composition and performance, why cannot someone write a greater oratorio than Handel’s Messiah?

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Please Welcome New Concertmaster, Nathan Rodahl

 New Concertmaster, Nathan Rodahl - Ensign Symphony & Chorus is excited to welcome new concertmaster, Nathan. Nathan is a recent graduate of Pacific Lutheran University

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Why-I-Sing

Why I Sing

The past four years I have had the incredible opportunity to sing with Ensign Symphony and Chorus, and it has...

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Special Flag Presentation by The Western Air Defense Sector

Seattle Ensign Symphony & Chorus is proud to have the Western Air Defense Sector (WADS) join us June 25 at Benaroya Hall for our concert American Salute, Let Freedom Ring Through Music.

According to their website, "WADS is a Washington Air National Guard unit which operationally reports directly to First Air Force at Tyndall Air Force Base.

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Open Auditions

Ensign Symphony & Chorus is seeking new talent! Come to an open audition in multiple locations near you. Auditions are easy, quick and run by friendly people.

Sarah Loveless, a Soprano with Ensign Chorus, recalls her audition, "When I auditioned for Ensign Chorus, it was just starting out and I wasn't sure what to expect. It was a great experience and the two women who auditioned me were very kind and supportive."

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What a Wonderful Concert

Thank you to everyone who attended last Saturday night. What an incredible experience! From the first...

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