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Seven Songs for Planet Earth

Olli Kortekangas:  Seven Songs for Planet Earth

April 23, 2016 at 2 p.m.  Olli Kortekangas dsc 0770


Nicole Warner, mezzo-soprano

Aaron Larson, baritone

Masterworks Chorale of Augsburg College

Peter Hendrickson, conductor


Central Lutheran Church

333 S 12th St.

Minneapolis, MN 55404


In English, this piece uses texts by Wendell Berry and St. Francis of Assisi. Here's the official concert poster:


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South Dakota Symphony: Sacred Baroque

Johann Sebastian Bach     Cantata No. 51, Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen

Johann Sebastian Bach     Cantata No. 170, Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi     Stabat MaterPergolesi


Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday,  January 10, 2016 at 2:30 p.m..


Hannah Lu, soprano

Nicole Warner, mezzo-soprano

South Dakota Symphony

Delta David Gier, conductor




Our Savior's Lutheran Church

909 W 33rd St,

Sioux Falls, SD 57105


On this program Hanna…

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Christmas: Vivaldi & Cornelius

Antonio Vivaldi:  GloriaNativity Episcopal Church

Peter Cornelius:  from Weihnachtslieder, Opus 8

More TBA

Sunday, December 20, 2015, at 4 p.m.


Teresa Tierney, soprano

Nicole Warner, mezzo-soprano

Nativity Episcopal Choir

Jim Frazier, piano

Margaret Humphrey, violin

And more members of the Twin Cities music scene!

David Ostenso Moore, conductor


This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, but the effects of getting into the true Christmas spirit should last a lot longer. :)


Nativity Episco…

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Oratory - Sacred Bach ~ Easter Cantatas

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.

Westwood Lutheran Church

9001 Cedar Lake Road S.

St. Louis Park, MN  55426


"On April 19, Oratory pairs two Easter cantatas of fascinating juxtaposition - BWV 12 & 134. Both were written for the days immediately following Easter, yet their sentiments could not be more different. Cantata 134 resounds in the to-be-expected celebration of Easter; regal rhythms, adoring arias, and joyful tonalities exude praise and gratitude for the resurrection. By contrast…

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Mozart Requiem - in Hudson, WI!

Sunday, March 29, 2015Phipps Oratorio requiem

2 p.m.

The Phipps Center for the Arts

109 Locust Street

Hudson, WI 54016


Teresa Tierney, soprano

Nicole Warner, alto

Roy Heilman, tenor

Aaron Engebreth, baritone

Heather Tank, piano

Ezelda Yacoub Hasapopoulos, piano

The Phipps Oratorio Society

Tom Dahle, director


Tickets:  $20 for adults $10 students & youth. Buy Tickets Here.


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St. John Passion - J. S. Bach 2015


Saturday, March 14, 2015

6:30 p.m. pre-concert talk

7:30 p.m. performance


Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church

1900 Wellesley Avenue

St. Paul, MN


Sunday, March 15

2:00 p.m. pre-concert talk

3:00 p.m. performance

Central Lutheran Church

259 W Wabasha St.

Winona, MN


William Hite, Evangelist

Carrie Henneman Shaw, soprano

Nicole Warner, alto

Roy Heilman, tenor

Jon Ten Brink, bass

Bach Society Chorus & Orchestra

Paul Boehnke, director


Buy tickets here. Adults $25, Sen…

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Purcell & Schubert

Franz Schubert by Wilhelm August Rieder

Sunday, November 16th, 2014 at 3 p.m.

Ode for St. Cecilia's Day - Henry Purcell

Magnificat - Franz Schubert

Christmas Cantata - Daniel Pinkham


Kristie Tigges, soprano

Nicole Warner, alto

Richard Joseph, tenor

Mike Schmidt, bass

Patricia C. Connors, director

Choral Society of St. Catherine

Admission $10/$5


The O'Shaughnessy Auditorium at the University of St. Catherine

2004 Randolph Ave

St Paul, MN 55105

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Petite Messe Solennelle - G. Rossini

October 19, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.Gioacchino Rossini

Tracey Engleman, soprano

Nicole Warner, mezzo-soprano

Luke Grooms, tenor

Jeffrey Ray, bass

Bel Canto Chorus

Richard Hynson, conductor


Order your tickets here.


Watermark at Shully's

146 Green Bay Rd

Thiensville, WI 53092


Gioacchino Rossini (pictured above) wrote the Petite Messe Solennelle (Small solemn mass) in 1863 as a salon piece for two pianos and harmonium, calling for only 12 singers; the soloists should sing the chorus parts and the solos.…

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World Premiere: Two Old Finnish Hymns - August 3, 2014

Kaksi vanhaa suomalaista virttä - Two Old Finnish Hymns

1. Me uskom' yhden Jumalan pääll' - We Believe in One God

2. Herra siunaa meit' ja auta - Lord, Bless Us and Help Us

for mezzo-soprano and organ, composed by Olli Kortekangas


I'll also be singing "Simple Song" from Bernstein's Mass during this service.


Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

with Mark Sedio, organ


Central Lutheran Church

333 S 12th St.

Minneapolis, MN  55404


More information to this World Premiere, compo…

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