Press Clippings

APRIL 2014

AZCentral.comPhoenix Chorale to record Rachmaninoff Masterpiece – April 20, 2014

AZCentral.comPhoenix Chorale singer also a video game artist – April 20, 2014

KCMetropolisChorales to Record Rachmaninoff – April 9, 2014

Broadway NewsChorale to Record Rachmaninoff’s All-Night Vigil – April 2, 2014

AZ Lifestyle MagazineAll-Night Vigil honored by Phoenix Chorale – April 2014

MARCH 2014

AZCentral.com13 St. Patrick’s Day Events – March 13, 2014

Broadway NewsChorale to perform ALL-NIGHT VIGIL – March 7, 2014

KIKO NewsPhoenix Chorale to perform at Miami High School - March 3, 2014

JANUARY 2014

AZCentral.comThe must list – 50 things to do in Greater Phoenix – January 15, 2014

Herald CitizenFormer Cookvillian a Grammy winner – January 5, 2014

DECEMBER 2013

12 News – AZCentral.com - Sounds of the Holiday Season - December 24, 2013

OCTOBER 2013

Arizona RepublicChorale is Thriving with Bruffy as Maestro - October 20, 2013

DPJ Downtown Phoenix JournalFirst Friday Ideas for October – October 4, 2013

AZ Lifestyle MagazineFirst Friday Favorites – October 2013

SEPTEMBER 2013

AZ Lifestyle MagazineThe Art of Performance – September 2013

AUGUST 2013

Arizona Republic - 25 Best Bets for Upcoming Arts Season – August 18, 2013

AZCentral.comArts groups struggle to stay relevant – August 18, 2013

MAY 2013

KCPT - performARts – May 2013

APRIL 2013

Arizona RepublicCharles Bruffy credits serendipity for rise to leader of 2 Grammy-winning chorales – April 21, 2013

55th GRAMMY Awards - Celebration Issue (p. 13, 38)- April 11, 2013

Downtown Phoenix JournalBeethoven in the Labyrinth – April 5, 2013

KBAQ 89.5 FMClassical Revolution Phoestival 2013 – April 4, 2013

FEBRUARY 2013

Arizona RepublicPhoenix Chorale’s ‘Femina’ honors women’s history – February 26, 2013

Cabot Star-HaroldLaura Inman sings on Grammy nominated album – February 6, 2013

MusicRoom.comAn interview with Ola Gjeilo – February 5, 2013

ASU State PressState Press Weekly Phoenix Chorale – February 4, 2013

Steelville Star-CrawfordSteelville Native – February 4, 2013

DECEMBER 2012

KBAQ 89.5 FMHeart of the Arts: Phoenix Chorale – December 19, 2012

Arizona Republic - Phoenix Chorale’s ‘Gaudete! A Chorale Christmas’ - December 19, 2012

KBAQ 89.5 FM – This Week in Classical Music – December 16, 2012

Arizona RepublicPhoenix Chorale named iTunes best classical vocal album – December 13, 2012

Christianity TodayNotable Sacred Music for 2012 – December 13, 2012

AZNow.biz - iTunes Honors Phoenix Chorale’s ‘Northern Lights’ – December 13, 2012

Arizona RepublicCharles Bruffy of Phoenix Chorale earns two Grammy nominations – December 6, 2012

KansasCityStar - KC area voices receive Grammy nominations - December 6, 2012

KCUR.orgKansas City gets the Grammys nod – December 5, 2012

NOVEMBER 2012

Arizona Republic‘Amahl’ revisited – November 30

AZ LifestyleVoices Raised in Song – starts on p. 114 – November 2012

OCTOBER 2012

Arizona RepublicPhoenix Chorale show spotlights Nordic composers – October 14, 2012

MainlyPiano.comOla Gjeilo – Northern Lights – October 14, 2012

Ahwatukee Foothills NewsDV choir concert – October 4, 2012

SEPTEMBER 2012

Kansas City StarClassical Beat – September 29, 2012

AUGUST 2012

AZCentral.com10 Classical Concerts You Don’t Want to Miss – August 25, 2012

JULY 2012

Audiophile AuditionSACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews – July 28, 2012

ClassicalModernMusic – Northern Lights – July 27, 2012

FanfareMag.comCharles Bruffy: Gjeilo Music on Chandos – July 14, 2012

Ariama.comEditorial Reviews – July 9, 2012

JUNE 2012

Kansas City StarFitting closer to a glorious KC Symphony season – June 16, 2012

Charity VillageThink Outside the Fundraising Box – June 14, 2012

East Valley TribuneWorld Premiere Concert – June 8, 2012

KBAQArts Feature: Composer Judd Greenstein & Violist Nadia Sirota – June 6, 2012

Arizona Republic - ‘In Teaching Others We Teach Ourselves’ in Scottsdale – June 5, 2012

The Daily MailA divinely inspired composer – June 3, 2012

MAY 2012

Minnesota Public RadioNew Classical Tracks – Ola Gjeilo – May 29, 2012

Kansas City StarKC Chorale Celebrates 30 Years with Kauffman – May 13, 2012

Kansas City StarBruffy Warms to New Hall – May 4, 2012

APRIL 2012

Gramophone - Specialist Classical Chart for week ending April 28, 2012

Audiophile AuditionReview of Northern Lights

ClassicsOnline.comReview of Northern Lights

ClassicalCDReview.comReview of Northern Lights

MusicWeb-InternationalReview of Northern Lights by John Quinn – April 12, 2012

AllMusic.comReview of Northern Lights

2L - Ola Gjeilo’s Piano Improvisations – April 5, 2012

KC StudioKansas City Chorale on The Local Show – April 2, 2012

WQXR 105.9 FM’s The Choral Mix with Kent TritlePassiontide – April 1, 2012

MARCH 2012

WFIU Public RadioHorizons in Music – Choral Works by Ola Gjeilo – March 28, 2012

Gramophone - Specialist Classical Chart for week ending March 24, 2012

Kansas City StarThe Classical Beat – March 24, 2012

Palisadean PostQuite Lyricism Shines in Gjeilo’s New Work – March 22, 2012

Gramophone - Specialist Classical Chart for week ending March 17, 2012

MusicWeb-InternationalReview of Northern Lights by Karim Elmahmoudi – March 12, 2012

USA TodayPhoenix Chorale CD climbs the charts – March 11, 2012

Gramophone - Specialist Classical Chart for week ending March 10, 2012

Choir & OrganNorthern Lights Review – March/April 2012

Choir & OrganRising Reputation – March/April 2012

GramophoneSpecialist Classical Chart for week ending March 3, 2012

FEBRUARY 2012

GramophoneSpecialist Classical Chart for week ending February 25, 2012

Houston PressTexans Figure Heavily on Northern Lights – February 22, 2012

MusicWeb-InternationalDiscovery of the Month – February 2012

Classic FMCD of the Week – February 2012

Phoenix Magazine - Bach to the Future – March 2012 issue

Amarillo Globe NewsGroup’s new recording available for download – February 17, 2012

SA-CD.netReview of Northern Lights – February 13, 2012

Wisconsin State JournalSome 700 directors and 2,000 singers… – February 5, 2012

JANUARY 2012

 KBAQ 89.5 FM – CD of the Week – Northern Lights – January 30, 2012

Arizona RepublicSundome Performing Arts Association grants keep on giving – January 27, 2012

Kansas City Star - KC Symphony tackles Mahler – January 28, 2012

WQXR 105.9 FM’s The Choral Mix with Kent TritleIn Sure and Certain Hope – January 15, 2012

Sioux City JournalGrammy winner leads concert – January 6, 2012

DECEMBER 2011

Dordt College NewsGrammy-winning conductor to lead concert – December 28, 2011

ZooGlobble.comChristmas CD Reviews – December 16, 2011

YourWestValley.comChorale concert features four O Magnum Mysterium Settings – December 14, 2011

Kansas City StarKC Chorale concert reason to rejoice – December 10, 2011

104.9 FM Hits Forever – An American Choral Celebration – December 10, 2011

Press-Telegram Long BeachChorale sings praises of Mary – December 8, 2011

Examiner.net - Annual performance - December 3, 2011

NOVEMBER 2011

The Bellingham HeraldBellingham chorale’s director – November 30, 2011

OCTOBER 2011

KCMetropolis.orgChant elevated – October 18, 2011

SEPTEMBER 2011

 St. Louis TodayThe Kaufman galas, part two – September 18, 2011

Kansas City StarSymphony christens Helzberg Hall in high style – September 18, 2011

Arizona RepublicFall arts 2011: Phoenix Chorale – September 8, 2011

AUGUST 2011

San Francisco Classical VoiceAmerican Choral Through a British Lens – August 30, 2011

KBAQ 89.5 FM - The Pulse at the Heart of the Arts – August 7, 2011

JULY 2011

KBAQ 89.5 FMNews by Jane Hilton – July 29, 2011

MAY 2011

Kansas City StarShakespeare Festival Actors, KC Chorale Set the Bard to Music – May 16, 2011

APRIL 2011

Arizona RepublicCritics’ Pick: Best Eccentric in the Arts – April 10, 2011

MARCH 2011

Examiner.comA Classical Revolution Comes to Phoenix – March 25, 2011

KCMetropolis.orgChorale shines through darkness – March 8, 2011

Kansas City StarKansas City Chorale finds beauty in “Darkness & Light” – March 6, 2011

KBAQ 89.5 FMFree Classical Revolution Phoestival – March 3, 2011

FEBRUARY 2011

Ruston Daily LeaderRenowned Conductor Helps Out RHS Choir – February 25, 2011

Garden City OnlineFather, Son Premiere Original Work -February 10, 2011

JANUARY 2011

WQXR 105.9 FM’s The Choral Mix with Kent TritlePainting the Whole Picture – January 16, 2011

Arizona Daily Star – Seen and heard at the BCS Game – January 11, 2011

Arizona RepublicArizona Bach Festival – a star-studded series – January 4, 2011

DECEMBER 2010

Phoenix New TimesGot Your Bach – December 29, 2010

Arizona Republic - January Arts Picks – December 28, 2010

Johnson County LifestyleKansas City Conductor Draws International Attention – December 2010

Phoenix New TimesFirst Friday… and Other Events This Weekend – December 2, 2010

NOVEMBER 2010

Kansas City StarFinal ‘Messiah’ – November 20, 2010

OnlineFundraisingToday.comCreative Fundraising Combats Budget Cuts in the Arts – November 17, 2010

OCTOBER 2010

Daily News-SunChorale program gathers inspiration from Nature – October 30, 2010

Arizona RepublicArizona Musicfest kicks off season Sunday – October 22, 2010

Kansas City StarRené Clausen “Mass for Double Chorus” - October 16, 2010

SEPTEMBER 2010

Phoenix New TimesBest Classical Music Series – Arizona Bach Festival – September 30, 2010

AUGUST 2010

KC IndependentRemember Me: New composition honors immigrant grandmother – August 2010

JULY 2010

ChoralNetBruffy in Rehearsal – July 22, 2010

MAY 2010

ChoralNetGrammy Award-Winning Phoenix Chorale Awarded  Grant – May 27, 2010

Arizona RepublicFinal Sundome Performing Arts Association grant support arts – May 21, 2010

Arizona RepublicSundome Performing Arts Association hands out final grants – May 20, 2010

MIX MagazineRecording in Sound at the Cathedral - May 7, 2010

Phoenix New Times - Jackalope Ranch: Erik Gustafson, What Are You Wearing? – May 7, 2010

KBAQ 89.5 FM – This Week in Classical Music – May 2, 2010

APRIL 2010

Phoenix New Times – Grammy Winners Turn to Facebook… – April 29, 2010

AZCentral.com – Things To Do – April 24, 2010

Phoenix New Times – Classic Jazz – April 22, 2010

Downtown Phoenix Journal – From the Arizona Room – April 14, 2010

Hartford Courant – April 14, 2010

Phoenix New TimesChow Bella: Cora Blouch, What Are You Eating? - April 13, 2010

Philanthropy News DigestFlinn Foundation, Piper Trust Announce Strengthening Arts Initiative – April 7, 2010

MARCH 2010

Phoenix New TimesReview – March 15, 2010

Seattle Weekly - Review – March 13, 2010

The OlympianGrammy Night – March 2010

Ahwatukee Foothills NewsComposer writes music for DV choir students – March 6, 2010

FEBRUARY 2010

Phoenix New TimesClassic Jazz: Sonic twosome teams at Trinity – February 25, 2010

KBAQ 89.5 FMSterling Beeaff interviews Ola Gjeilo – February 24, 2010

Phoenix New TimesCasting Shadows – February 18, 2010

Stereophile MagazineThe Fifth Element #58 - February 2010

JANUARY 2010

Concert Reviewby Edward Jensen – January 7, 2010

Phoenix New TimesMaster Peter’s Puppet Show – January 6, 2010

Arizona Republic - Arts 101: Bach or forward? - January 3, 2010

DECEMBER 2009

Arizona RepublicArizona Bach Festival features Christmas Oratorio – December 28, 2009

Chandos RecordsChristmas Cheer from Chandos - December 24, 2009

Phoenix New TimesBomb Tracks: Holiday Music That Rules – December 17, 2009

NOVEMBER 2009

Arizona Republic - 5 Things Arizonans are NOT thankful for*…*But should be. – November 26, 2009

SEPTEMBER 2009

Phoenix New TimesPhoenix Chorale Contributes a Song and Visual Art to “Wonderland” – September 28, 2009

AZhotnow.blogspot.comWonderland – September 25, 2009

Phoenix New TimesBest of Phoenix – September 24, 2009

EdwardJensen.netKBAQ & Phoenix Chorale Scavenger Hunt – September 7, 2009

Lightrailblogger.comPhoenix First Friday Things To Do – September 4, 2009

Downtown Phoenix JournalKBAQ & Phoenix Chorale Scavenger Hunt – September 4, 2009

AUGUST 2009

UOAA News – UO Alumn Cassandra Ewer – August 2009

JUNE 2009

Phoenix MagazineThe Phoenix Chorale

Whitworth Today – Music Marvels

Chandos Records – June 1, 2009

APRIL 2009

Phoenix New TimesO Tenor, Where Art Thou? - April 23, 2009

Insidecatholic.com – April 22, 2009

Christianlinks.com – April 22, 2009

Catholic Digest

MARCH 2009

Northwest Indiana Times – March 30, 2009

MVDaily.comLuxurious Textures - March 29, 2009

diariovasco.com – March 24, 2009

Standard Examiner – March 23, 2009

http://friday.vedomosti.ru/arts.shtml?2009/02/10/180881 – March 20, 2009

The New York Times – March 18, 2009

Times Union – March 16, 2009

Daily Gazette – March 16, 2009

Kansas City Star – March 13, 2009

Troy Record – March 12, 2009

The New York Times – March 12, 2009

Time Out New York – March 12, 2009

Faith & Family – March 10, 2009

NC Register.com – March 10, 2009

Catholic.org – March 10, 2009

Present Magazine – Part 1 – March 9, 2009

Present Magazine – Part 2 – March 9, 2009

Columbus Dispatch – March 6, 2009

Present Magazine - March 2, 2009

MusicVision Daily

FEBRUARY 2009

A Capella News – February 26, 2009

The Arizona Republic – Phoenix Chorale gladly faces recognition – February 19, 2009

Arizona Republic – February 15, 2009

Kansas City Star – February 14, 2009

KJZZ.org – February 13, 2009

Courier Journal – February 13, 2009

KBAQ – Classical music this week; Grammy Awards – February 13, 2009

Salt Lake Tribune – February 12, 2009

Zooglobble – Phoenix Chorale – February 12, 2009

Meeting in Music – February 12, 2009

Gazette News – UK – February 11, 2009

Harwich and Manningtree Standard – UK – February 11, 2009

Classic FM – February 10, 2009

vedomosti.ru – Почти наши лауреаты – February 10, 2009

Naxos – February 10, 2009

Suffolk & Essex Online – February 10, 2009

The Arkansas Project – February 9, 2009

NPR.org- February 9, 2009

NBC Action News – February 9, 2009

www.hispanicbusiness.com – February 9, 2009

Ahwatukee Foothills News – February 9, 2009

Новый Регион – February 9, 2009

图文:Charles Bruffy领取最佳小乐队演奏奖 – February 9, 2009

Musikpreis – February 9, 2009

borkenerzeitung – February 9, 2009

A Cappella News – February 9, 2009

Arkansas Matters – February 9, 2009

Oregon Live – February 9, 2009

Chandos Records – February 9, 2009

Variety.com – February 8, 2009

Arts on the Town – Special LIVE report from the Staples Center; – February 8, 2009

covering the Phoenix Chorale – PART 1 – February 8, 2009

Arts on the Town LIVE report from the Staples Center; covering the Phoenix Chorale – PART 2 – February 8, 2009

Kansas City Star – February 8, 2009

Ahwatukee Foothills News – February 5, 2009

Arts On the Town – February 5, 2009

Indiana Public Media – podcast – - February 2, 2009

JANUARY 2009

LSM Newswire – January 29, 2009

DECEMBER 2008

www.adressa.no – Grammysjansene – December 29, 2008

The Arizona Republic - New classical CDs highlight local musicians – December 28, 2008

The Catholic SunLocal professional choir honors Virgin Mary – December 18, 2008

KBAQ.org – Grammy-nominated Phoenix Chorale – December 14, 2008

AllAboutJazz.com – December 12, 2008

Naxos BlogAnd the nominees are... – December 7, 2008

Naxos BlogArtists of Naxos – December 6, 2008

Naxos Direct – December 5, 2008

Phoenix New Times – December 4, 2008

UMKC Conservatory – Conservatory alum… – December 4, 2008

NOVEMBER 2008

Ahwatukee Foothills News – November 3, 2008

OCTOBER 2008

Arts on the Town – Part 1: The Phoenix Chorale: 50 years and still growing – October 22, 2008

Arts on the Town – Part 2: The Phoenix Chorale: 50 years and still growing - October 22, 2008

Phoenix New TimesBach to the Future – October 22, 2008

EVLiving.comGrand Opening of Memorial Hall - October 8, 2008

The Arizona RepublicPhoenix Chorale releases CD – October 4, 2008

SEPTEMBER 2008

Arts on the TownPhoenix Bach Choir morphs into… - September 3, 2008

AUGUST 2008

Phoenix New TimesLocal Grammy Award-Winning Group Changes Name – August 28, 2008

APRIL 2008

The Pitch Kansas CityConcert Review – April 29, 2008

Phoenix New TimesNoise Boy… – April 28, 2008

Chandos RecordsFeatured Concert… - April 22, 2008

Naxos Blog – Podcast: An interview with Ralph Couzens – April 1, 2008

MARCH 2008

The Pitch Kansas City – Best of KC

The Tone Bigot - That Grechaninov Disc wasn’t a fluke – March 15, 2008

FEBRUARY 2008

A Cappella NewsSinging His Praises – February 26, 2008

Arizona RepublicSinging His Praises: Choir taskmaster’s effort pays off in Grammy – February 24, 2008

Sun Times – February 24, 2008

The Tone BigotTake That, London! - February 23, 2008

Phoenix New Times - Phoenix Bach Choir and the Grammys – February 13, 2008

KJZZ.orgBach Choir Bags a Grammy – February 11, 2008

The Envelope2008 Grammy Awards

Audiophile AuditionGrechaninov – February 8, 2008

ZooglobbleInterview: Joel Rinsema – February 5, 2008

JANUARY 2008

Naxos Blog – Naxos of America to Distribute Chandos – January 2, 2008

DECEMBER 2007

The Wickenburg SunGrammy nomination for Markham’s Group – December 26, 2007

Performance Today - December 25, 2007

Phoenix New TimesBach Choir Eat World – December 19, 2007

ChoralNet4 Grammy Nominations – December 7, 2007

EOnline – December 6, 2007

Classical Music News – December 6, 2007

CBSNews.com – 2008 Grammys

Playbill – December 6, 2007

The Arizona Republic – Phoenix Bach Choir nominated… – December 6, 2007

NOVEMBER 2007

Phoenix New TimesPBC at Trinity Cathedral – November 12, 2007

OregonLive.comGrammy Nominations Classical – November 6, 2007