Copperleaf Quintet http://tpr.org en Copperleaf Quintet Closes Season With "Warm" Sunday Show http://tpr.org/post/copperleaf-quintet-closes-season-warm-sunday-show <p></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 19:11:30 +0000 Jack Morgan 30993 at http://tpr.org Copperleaf Quintet Closes Season With "Warm" Sunday Show Copperleaf Celebrates Religious And Secular Singing With Two Performances http://tpr.org/post/copperleaf-celebrates-religious-and-secular-singing-two-performances <p>You’ve probably heard of San Antonio’s Copperleaf Quintet. Their soaring, pulled-from-a-different-era vocals have been heard locally in churches, museums and performance halls for the past four years. Now they have a pair of performances coming up.</p><p>“This upcoming concert this Sunday is actually part of the Music for St. Marks Series, which, that series is in its 22nd year," said Copperleaf Quintet’s Executive Director Ruth Moreland.</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:00:43 +0000 Jack Morgan 28542 at http://tpr.org Copperleaf Celebrates Religious And Secular Singing With Two Performances Intimate Copperleaf Quintet Performances In The SAMA Golden Gallery http://tpr.org/post/intimate-copperleaf-quintet-performances-sama-golden-gallery <p>A local singing ensemble has an artful and interesting way of doing what they do. They're the The Copperleaf Quintet and they perform vocal chamber music in stunning settings.<br /><br />"We gave two gallery concerts at the San Antonio Museum of Art," said Copperleaf Quintet’s Executive Director Ruth Moreland.<br /><br />This Tuesday night, March 4, they’ll be singing in a small gallery named in honor of the priest who established Mission San Jose. Moreland detailed he music they’ll be singing:<br /> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:51:59 +0000 Jack Morgan 27616 at http://tpr.org Intimate Copperleaf Quintet Performances In The SAMA Golden Gallery Copperleaf Quintet Ready For New Season http://tpr.org/post/copperleaf-quintet-ready-new-season <p align="LEFT">Some of San Antonio's most able musicians play an instrument we all take for granted.</p><p align="LEFT">"I can't tell you how many people tell us how, that when they hear our <em>a capella</em> music, it is what they imagine Angels must sound like," said Copperleaf Quintet Artistic Director and singer Ruth Moreland.</p><p align="LEFT">Some of the group's new season, which begins September 29, will be performed primarily at the University of the Incarnate Word's Chapel of the Incarnate Word.</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:13:58 +0000 Jack Morgan 18733 at http://tpr.org Copperleaf Quintet Ready For New Season Copperleaf Quintet Reflects With Lenten Music http://tpr.org/post/copperleaf-quintet-reflects-lenten-music <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">San Antonio's vocal chamber group the </span>Copperleaf<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Quintet, has an afternoon of music for Lent planned this weekend. On the program are works by Francisco Guerrero and Tomas Luis de Victoria. </span></p><blockquote><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"His [de Victoria's] lines are just so exquisite, and when they are so exposed by just having one person on a part singing them, it's just a wonderful thing to hear!"</span> said <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ruth Moreland, the director and soprano for the group.</span></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 15:54:05 +0000 John Clare 6756 at http://tpr.org Copperleaf Quintet Reflects With Lenten Music Songs To The Virgin With Copperleaf Quintet: Choral Chamber Music At The San Antonio Museum of Art http://tpr.org/post/songs-virgin-copperleaf-quintet-choral-chamber-music-san-antonio-museum-art <p>Ruth Moreland loves pairing music with art. "There is something about singing in a space and having this art right there. Nothing better for the performers or the audience!" she says.</p><p>The Copperleaf Quintet, which Moreland founded and sings in, will set the galleries alive with songs about the Madonna. &nbsp;San Antonio Museum of Art hosts Copperleaf in the Spanish Colonial Gallery for a concert of Renaissance vocal music reflecting the art in SAMA's current "Rostros de Maria" exhibit.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 20:28:58 +0000 John Clare 1490 at http://tpr.org Songs To The Virgin With Copperleaf Quintet: Choral Chamber Music At The San Antonio Museum of Art