San Antonio Mastersingers http://tpr.org en Music, Opera & Mermaids, Symphony's Performance Of 'Rusalka' Has Got It All http://tpr.org/post/music-opera-mermaids-symphonys-performance-rusalka-has-got-it-all <p>After a week off, the San Antonio Symphony’s Dvořák Festival continues Friday, and it continues to stretch in different directions. This week's festival performance features the San Antonio Mastersingers, but as Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing describes, they won’t be in standard choral layout.</p><p>"A lot of the singing, especially from the ladies, will be offstage," he said. "So they are the offstage mermaids from underground."</p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 17:09:37 +0000 Jack Morgan 25716 at http://tpr.org Music, Opera & Mermaids, Symphony's Performance Of 'Rusalka' Has Got It All San Antonio Mastersingers, Symphony Celebrate Holiday Season http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-mastersingers-symphony-celebrate-holiday-season <p>The San Antonio Symphony’s holiday season is winding down, but there's yet another performance that maybe you shouldn't miss. This Friday and Saturday night at the Majestic Theater, the annual "<a href="http://www.sasymphony.org/2013/08/holiday-pops/" target="_blank">Holiday Pops</a>" concert closes the seasonal performances. San Antonio Mastersinger and Board Member Chancey Blackburn is excited about the shows.</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:49:40 +0000 Jack Morgan 23698 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Mastersingers, Symphony Celebrate Holiday Season San Antonio Mastersingers Take On Handel's "The Messiah" http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-mastersingers-take-handels-messiah <p>The San Antonio Mastersingers are about to begin a series of performances that have become a San Antonio holiday tradition. They are teaming with the San Antonio Symphony for George Frideric Handel's "The Messiah."</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 20:03:37 +0000 Jack Morgan 22869 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Mastersingers Take On Handel's "The Messiah" An Emotional Performance From The Mastersingers http://tpr.org/post/emotional-performance-mastersingers <p>"Annelies" is a music event unlike perhaps any you've been to before. It's the story of Anne Frank, who hid from the Nazis with her family for three years in an Amsterdam attic. They were eventually found and all died in Bergen-Belsen concentration Camp.</p><p>Left behind though, was her diary, which revealed her intelligence and humanity in a particularly inhumane situation. It served as a catalyst for movies, and as San Antonio Mastersinger Chancey Blackburn explains, a piece of music.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:43:40 +0000 Jack Morgan 21147 at http://tpr.org An Emotional Performance From The Mastersingers San Antonio Mastersingers Set To Begin New Season http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-mastersingers-set-begin-new-season <p></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:56:24 +0000 Jack Morgan 18374 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Mastersingers Set To Begin New Season Mastersingers Get Sendoff For Italy At Little Flower Basilica http://tpr.org/post/mastersingers-get-sendoff-italy-little-flower-basilica <p></p> Wed, 01 May 2013 14:48:30 +0000 John Clare 10625 at http://tpr.org Mastersingers Get Sendoff For Italy At Little Flower Basilica SA Mastersingers Revisit Sing For The Cure: Benefit For Breast Cancer Research This Sunday http://tpr.org/post/sa-mastersingers-revisit-sing-cure-benefit-breast-cancer-research-sunday <p>It has been three years since the&nbsp;<strong>San Antonio&nbsp;Mastersingers</strong>&nbsp;performed&nbsp;<em>Sing for the Cure</em>, a work created by Pamela Martin and Brant Adams. Director John&nbsp;Silantien&nbsp;says "every time you look at it [<em>Sing for the Cure</em>], you can see something different, and it touches everybody! I mean it is just so powerful in its reach, and this topic of breast cancer, it seems like it is in everyone's life."</p><p>Donations are being accepted by the choral group, as well as "pink notes" that will be displayed at the concert.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:00:27 +0000 John Clare 1722 at http://tpr.org SA Mastersingers Revisit Sing For The Cure: Benefit For Breast Cancer Research This Sunday