While we cannot gather, we still can listen, and be transported.

Ars Nova Singers firmly opposes discrimination of every kind and the hatred and brutality that result from it. We stand compassionately for people of color and abhor the intolerable cruelty, bias, and bigotry they have endured through this nation’s persistent systemic racism.

Black Lives Matter.

We raise our voices in unity with the expanding worldwide chorus against racism in all its forms.

We recognize that institutions and ensembles of classical music like Ars Nova can do more to fight racism than they have in the past. We are committed to re-evaluating our core repertoire and ensuring that it amplifies the voices of Black composers and other composers of color, both historical and living. We are also actively pursuing collaborations with local performers and artists who reflect the diversity of our Colorado community.

New Video!  Ars Nova Singers presents Stories in the Song, episode 1: “Music in Time of Pandemic.” A brief journey into William Byrd’s Masses, composed during an outbreak of the Second Pandemic of the Bubonic Plague in the 1590s. Ars Nova Artistic Director Thomas Edward Morgan gives a fascinating glimpse in the the context of this extraordinary music. The video includes performances by Ars Nova Singers of the “Agnus Dei” movements from the Mass for 3 Voices and Mass for 5 Voices.

Ars Nova Virtual Choir Project! Ars Nova Singers made this graduation gift for our high school apprentice Ashlyn Spanarella (graduated this spring from Monarch High School in Louisville; will be attending Eastman School of Music in the fall!). Happy and grateful for all who participated. Enjoy!

Update on Ars Nova’s status: Ars Nova Singers’ Artistic Director Thomas Edward Morgan gives an uplifting (and humorous) message to our audiences, patrons, and singers on the status of our organization during this challenging time of the global pandemic. We WILL be back!

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ARS NOVA SINGERS – Music You Can Feel

Specializing in a cappella music of the Renaissance and the 20th and 21st centuries, Ars Nova Singers a cappella choir of Boulder, Colorado celebrates its 34th concert season in 2019-2020. The professional-core ensemble conducted by founding Artistic Director Thomas Edward Morgan is composed of selectively auditioned choral musicians from the Denver/Boulder metropolitan region. In its history, Ars Nova has presented over 400 performances of more than 100 different concert programs.

The ensemble has received national recognition, including being selected as a semifinalist for The American Prize in choral performance (2010).

Ars Nova Singers Boulder, Colorado

Public performances postponed due to the current global pandemic. More information will be coming soon!

ARS NOVA ENDOWMENT

Created through the support of The Avenir Foundation, the Ars Nova Singers Endowment allows us the opportunity to expand our programs and explore new avenues for presenting our music to the community.

Each donation will be generously matched by The Avenir Foundation. This helps to ensure Ars Nova Singers cultural presence into the future. Please consider donating today.

“This endowment fulfills a lifelong dream. I am beyond words with gratitude for each and every donation.”

— Thomas Edward Morgan, Artistic Director

Tom Morgan, Conductor - Ars Nova Singers, Boulder, CO

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