Past Concerts

From Selma to Soweto: Songs of Power

Led by Nick Page
  • Saturday May 19, 2018 7:30 pm
  • Sunday May 20, 2018 3:30 pm

Join the 200 singers of the Mystic Chorale singing songs of community, power and hope from the ongoing Civil Rights movements of South Africa and the US. We are thrilled to welcome returning guest, Dr. Ysaye Barnwell, who has spent three decades singing with Sweet Honey In The Rock and building communities of song throughout…

Mystic Gospel 2018

  • Saturday February 24, 2018 7:30 pm
  • Sunday February 25, 2018 3:30 pm

The Mystic Chorale, one of Greater Boston’s favorite community choruses, presents its annual Gospel concert. Led by award­-winning gospel director Jonathan Singleton, the 250­-voices­-strong chorale and 5-piece band will present two joyful and spirit-filled performances featuring eclectic music rooted in the African American gospel tradition. The stirring program of contemporary and traditional music includes the…

The Folk Revival Revisited

Led by Nick Page
  • Saturday November 18, 2017 7:30 pm
  • Sunday November 19, 2017 3:30 pm

Join 160 Mystic Chorale singers as we honor the creative spirit that reinvented Folk back in the ‘60s, a movement still very much alive in the music of today.  Led by Nick Page, THE FOLK REVIVAL REVISITED celebrates a mix of the old and the new as we change up some of the older songs,…

Earth Songs: Singing for Our Home

Led by Nick Page
  • Saturday May 20, 2017 7:30 pm
  • Sunday May 21, 2017 3:30 pm

This spring Mystic Chorale soars with inspiring melodies, defiant joy and urgency, on behalf of this Earth we call our home. Jim Scott, the amazing jazz guitarist/composer whose brilliance was the highlight of three Paul Winter Consort albums, is our featured guest in “Earth Songs: Singing for Our Home.” Jonathan Singleton performs his magic on…

Mystic Gospel 2017

  • Saturday February 25, 2017 7:30 pm
  • Sunday February 26, 2017 3:30 pm

Gospel music diehards and newcomers to the gospel scene alike will experience the through-the-roof energy of Mystic Gospel concerts as 250 members of Mystic Chorale sing an eclectic mix of spirituals, traditional gospel, and funky, upbeat contemporary selections that  will warm the soul and fill the heart! Led by fabulous guest Music Director, Donnell Patterson,…

Our Voices Will Be Heard: Songs of Protest and Hope

Led by Nick Page
  • Saturday November 19, 2016 7:30 pm
  • Sunday November 20, 2016 3:30 pm

What better time for Americans to our raise voices for democracy than now, during this remarkable fall of 2016? After the battering we’ve all experienced during this season of political opposites, the 175 voices of the Mystic Chorale soar for renewal in OUR VOICES WILL BE HEARD: Songs of Protest and Hope. The Mystic Chorale…

A Tribute to Pete Seeger

Led by Nick Page
  • Saturday May 16, 2015 7:30 pm

Pete Seeger taught us that our voices matter, that each of us can change the world. The 200 voices of The Mystic Chorale begin our tribute with songs that inspired Pete Seeger – songs by Woody Guthrie, Leadbelly, and more. Then special guest Bill Staines leads us in Seeger classics like “Where Have All The…