Spokane Symphony Chorale
Dr. Julián Gómez Giraldo, Chorale Director
Ivana Cojbasic, piano
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Established in 1955, the Chorale has been an official entity of the Spokane Symphony since 1978. The Chorale has appeared in numerous Classics, Super Pops, Holiday Pops and various special concerts held in the INB Performing Arts Center, Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox and Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena. Recent works performed include both Verdi's and Brahms' Requiem, Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, both Poulenc's and Vivaldi's Gloria, the opera Rigoletto by Verdi, the Lord of the Rings Symphony, the Movie Music of John Williams and Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.
The Chorale is led by Dr. Julián Gómez Giraldo, a Medal of honor recipient in the category of Excellence and Outstanding Merit from the Columbian Ministry of Culture, and Director of Orchestras at Eastern Washington University, The Chorale is made up of dedicated volunteers that come from the greater Spokane area, including Coeur d'Alene, Sandpoint, Deer Park, and Pullman, who participate in the more than 100 hours of rehearsal and performance time required for each concert season.
The Chorale is open to all qualified singers by audition. For information about Chorale membership, please call Mark Rhodes, Chorale secretary, at 509-624-6373.
Paul Davis, president
Tom Williams, section leader