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Together in Unity

Spring Virtual Concert


Cantare's spring virtual concert features four new virtual recordings from our Chorale, Chamber Ensemble, and Youth Choirs, as well as past favorite performances, highlights from our virtual classrooms, a salute to graduating high school seniors,
and more!

"Fabulously inspiring!"

– Audience member

"Beautiful voices of our two soprano soloists! Brought tears to my eyes!"

– Sue Fitch, singer

Decoding the Masterworks: I Have Had Singing
May 3 – May 24
Mondays, 7-9pm PDT via Zoom

Register now for the final Still Singing series of the 2020-21 season, in which David leads an exploration of 55 diverse choral works he plans to bring to Cantare's adult choirs over the next two seasons.

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May 3

Now Our Meeting’s Over
Works by Hagen, Poelinitz, Esenvalds, Debussy, Mendelsohn and others

May 10

And Dream Awhile
Works by Jeffers, Mulholland, Elder, Tagore, Berger and others

May 17

Summertime, and the Livin’ is Easy
Music from the Great American Songbook and other popular songs

May 24

Lift Every Voice and Sing
American folk songs, hymns, spirituals and patriotic arrangements

From the Virtual Classroom: 

Highlights from Distance Learning


Cantare adapted its elementary school music lessons to be wholly virtual in the 2020-21 school year. Director of Music Education Conway Tan presents highlights from our virtual classrooms. Learn more about Cantare's music education programs in public schools here.

Highlights of Music of History Interdisciplinary Classes


Cantare's interdisciplinary Music of History program blends our traditional music classes with social studies curricula for fourth and fifth graders. Learn more about Cantare's classroom programs in underserved Oakland schools here

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Join us on Friday, May 21 at 3:30pm for Cantare's last free virtual sing-along of the school year!

One registration is good for every sing-along from now through May 2021, on the third Friday of every month.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Cantare's office is presently open two days a week. You can contact us at, or leave a message at (510) 836-0789 and we will get back to you as soon as possible. 

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Make a Difference through Cantare's Spring Fundraising Drive!
During this season’s Spring Fundraising Campaign, our goal is to raise $47K by June 30 to ensure that we end this year on solid financial footing, ready to advance into next season. Your donated dollars will enable us to provide positive life-changing experiences to more than 2,000 youth and children each week in underserved Oakland schools through the power and beauty of choral music. Please partner with us today to make a difference!