About the Choir
The Silver Lake Concert Choir was founded in 1971 and is recognized for its commitment to performing the highest quality repertoire. The choir also has appeared with some of the community’s finest instrumental and vocal artists. The choir consists of students, alumni and community members who are committed to sharing their collective voice with the community. The choir performs two concerts each semester, and rehearses on Monday evenings from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance.
Performances for the 2017-18 Academic Year
Thursday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. – Fall Choral and Instrumental Concert
Saturday, Dec. 2 at 2:30 and 7 p.m. – Christmas at Silver Lake Concert
Friday, March 2 at 7 p.m. – Winter Choral Concert
Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m. – Spring Choral Concert and Opera Workshop
About the Conductor
Jonathan Kim is from Tucson, Arizona, where he worked toward his Doctor of Musical Arts in choral conducting at the University of Arizona.
He holds a Master of Sacred Music in choral conducting from the University of Notre Dame in Indiana and a Bachelor of Music in vocal performance from the University of California, Irvine.
Kim has conducted choirs at the collegiate and high school levels, as well as various community choirs, opera choruses and professional choirs. He has been the artistic director of the Tucson Masterworks Chorale, the University of Arizona’s Collegium Musicum, and the assistant director of the Grammy-nominated professional choir, True Concord: Voices & Orchestra.
Internationally, Jonathan has conducted performances at the Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican, Papal Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi in Italy and Stara Zagora State Opera House in Bulgaria.
He also maintains a professional vocal career. He has sung with Opera Pacific, the Fort Wayne Philharmonic as an artist in residence, and performed with many other organizations at a variety of venues.
COMMUNITY SINGERS WELCOME
Please, come share your voice! The Silver Lake Concert Choir is currently welcoming singers to join the Silver Lake Concert Choir. Please consider this opportunity to contribute your talents and voice. Rehearsals are held on Mondays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance at Silver Lake College. Membership in the choir is free of charge and all music will be provided. Please complete the registration form below. If you have questions please contact Jonathan Kim at 920-686-6184 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.