San Diego Story 1

“ample musical muscle… vibrant and astutely balanced.”
–San Diego Story

San Diego Reader 1

–San Diego Reader

San Diego Union-Tribune

–San Diego Union-Tribune

San Diego Story 2

“…power and polish impressed at every turn.”
–San Diego Story

San Diego Story 3

“…a rich, exuberant sound…Director John Russell has clearly raised the bar…”
–San Diego Story

San Diego Story 4

“…a well-balanced chorus that produced robust, focused fortes; crafted clean, energized phrasing, mastered a wide dynamic compass, and communicated the depth of every facet of a complex, impassioned major work.”
–San Diego Story

Past Performances

Voices of Chennai

5th Annual High School Honor Choir Virtual Performance

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June 14, 2022 – Now Hiring! SD Master Chorale Executive Director

March 31, 2022 — Thank you, 2021-2022 season donors! See who donated…

July 15, 2021 — SD Master Chorale Collaborates with The Voices of Chennai and Madras Rotary to Raise Funds for the Fight Against COVID-19 in India

July 14, 2021 — Elementary school music education resources for teachers and parents

March 30, 2021 — SD Master Chorale is Recipient of Inaugural Grant by The Conrad Prebys Foundation

Meet the SD Master Chorale

Widely recognized for its exciting, inspiring, and comforting performances, the SD Master Chorale is San Diego’s premier choral ensemble, showcasing more than 100 of the region’s finest singers. The Chorale was founded in 1961, and today continues its artistic ascent, collaborative programming, and community outreach under the leadership of Music Director Dr. John K. Russell.

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