The Virginia Glee Club Announces 143rd Season


08/27/2013 - 05/17/2014    
12:00 am

In this, our 143rd year, we are pleased to announce the 2013-14 season of the Virginia Glee Club. Read about the events here or click on individual auditions, events and concerts in the Events postings for details. Tickets for each concert will become available online via the U.Va. Arts Box Office and/or the Glee Club website as each performance approaches. Receptions and events are open to all our supporters, though some require registrations to attend. You may contact our General Manager for tickets and information any time at We look forward to seeing you in Charlottesville!

Family Weekend Choral Showcase – Saturday, September 28th, 2013
Old Cabell Hall – 7:00 pm
This concert includes performances by the Glee Club, the Virginia Women’s Chorus, the University Singers and the U.Va. Chamber Singers, as well as a combined number which unites the four groups in song.
Friends & Family Reception – Pavilion Garden I – 1:00-3:00 pm

73rd Annual Christmas Concerts
Christmas with the Glee Club incorporates both candlelight and comedy. Come join in the fun and celebrate the beauty of the holiday season.
Friday, December 6th, 2013
Old Cabell Hall – 8:00 pm
Alumni & Friends reception – Garden Room, Hotel E – 9:30 pm
Saturday, December 14th, 2013
University Baptist Church – 8:00 pm
Alumni & Friends reception follows the performance.

SingFest – Friday, February TBA, 2014
Newcomb Hall Ballroom – 8:00 pm
A collaborative concert hosted by the Glee Club, featuring many other U.Va. student
a cappella groups, this concert showcases the Club’s lighter side.
Alumni & Friends reception follows the performance.

Tour 2014 – March 8-16, 2014
Our third consecutive annual tour includes performances from New Jersey to North Carolina with many stops along the way. Each tour is planned and executed by our student leaders, and we greatly appreciate the financial and logistical support of our families, friends and alumni as we launch this substantial trip in the eastern states next spring. Please contact us if you are interested in the Club visiting your city!

Spring Concert – Saturday, March 29th, 2014
location TBA
We are fortunate to host the Wellesley College Choir in Charlottesville this year for a performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams’s exquisite Dona Nobis Pacem with string orchestra and professional soloists. Additional selections by each choir will complete this evening of choral excellence.
Alumni & Friends reception follows the performance.

Finals Concert – Saturday May 17th, 2014
The University Chapel – 8:00 pm
Join us on the eve of Commencement for an intimate performance in the U.Va. Chapel as we perform our favorite selections and send off our Glee Club graduates in song.