San José Symphonic Choir

San José Symphonic Choir & Orchestra


Ordinary People Making Extraordinary Music

The San José Symphonic Choir (SJSC), a volunteer choral organization, has performed masterworks and contemporary pieces in San José and the South Bay Area since its founding in 1924. The Choir typically consists of about 100 singers, and has been under the inspiring leadership of Maestro Leroy Kromm since 1985.
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This unforgettable afternoon of breathtaking music and soaring voices showcased some of the most beloved opera choruses ever written, performed by an exceptional group of talented musicians featuring San José Symphonic Choir, De Anza College Chorale and Vintage Singers under the direction of IIan Glasman, DMA, Conductor on June 4, 2023. The Nova Vista Symphony performed under the direction of Anthony Quartuccio, Music Director. Soloists included the exquisite mezzo-soprano Ilaria Sacchi from Bologna, Italy, as well as DeAnza students Karli Sharp, soprano and Raul Villasenor, tenor.

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Performed at McAfee Performing Arts Center, Saratoga, California, June 4, 2023.

Ordinary People Making Extraordinary Music

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San José Symphonic Choir is supported, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San José, by SVCreates, in partnership with the County of Santa Clara, by the California Non-Profit Performing Arts Program, and by a generous grant from the Peery Foundation.