Performances

2016-2017 season

Our fall 2016 performances are all offered free of charge!  Tickets for our spring 2017 concerts will be available online or by cash/check at Pastimes or Hickey’s Music.


Saturday, September 17, 2016, 8:00 pm
St. Luke’s Lutheran Church
109 Oak Ave., Ithaca, NY

The Cayuga Vocal Ensemble lends its voices to the dedication of St. Luke’s new organ. Music of Poulenc, Durufle, and Louis Vierne. Free and open to the public! (For information about reserving a seat, visit http://www.stlukeithaca.org/friends-music-st-luke)


Sunday, October 16, 2016, 3:00 pm
Arts at Grace concert series, Cortland, NY
Center for the Arts of Homer
72 South Main St, Homer, NY

CVE contributes to a concert celebrating the work of composer Robert Paterson. Free concert! (Freewill offering taken.)


Friday, December 2, 2016, 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
Corner of North Cayuga and Court Sts., Ithaca, NY

“A Celtic Christmas”, a celebration of the rich traditions of Christmas music from Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, featuring music from 1575 to the present day. Enjoy familiar selections such as “Deck the Halls” alongside early music, folk music, and rarely heard carols. No admission charge, pay what you wish!


Sunday, December 4, 2016, 3:00 pm
Arts at Grace concert series, Cortland, NY
Center for the Arts
72 S. Main St, Homer, NY

“A Celtic Christmas”, a celebration of the rich traditions of Christmas music from Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, featuring music from 1575 to the present day. Enjoy familiar selections such as “Deck the Halls” alongside early music, folk music, and rarely heard carols. Free concert! (Freewill offering taken to benefit the Arts at Grace concert series.)


Sunday, December 11, 2016, 7:00 pm
Christ Episcopal Church
33 E. First St., Corning, NY

“A Celtic Christmas”, a celebration of the rich traditions of Christmas music from Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, featuring music from 1575 to the present day. Enjoy familiar selections such as “Deck the Halls” alongside early music, folk music, and rarely heard carols. Free concert! (Freewill offering taken.) Funding support from The ARTS of the Southern Finger Lakes.


Saturday, March 11, 2017, 6:00 pm
LakeWatch Inn
1636 E Shore Dr, Ithaca, NY

“Strike Up the Band!”, a gala Cabaret event including a glittering seated dinner, with musical surprises and cabaret fun! Taking a cue from George and Ira Gershwin’s rousing patriotic song, “Strike Up the Band”, CVE will entertain with solo and ensemble numbers on themes of singing, playing instruments, and making music. The program is sure to include favorites from Broadway, Tin Pan Alley, and Hollywood, as well as the creative minds of our singers!

Did you miss our March 1 ticket deadline? Just Announced: $20 “Super-Saver” tickets to enjoy the show (cash bar and silent auction available, excludes dinner). Purchase only at the door, starting at 7:00 pm (cash or checks strongly preferred). Come hear our music!


Sunday, April 23, 2017, 4:00 pm 
First Presbyterian Church
Corner of North Cayuga and Court Sts., Ithaca, NY

“Poetry and Song: Earth Day Edition”. Another in our annual series of American choral music and poetry, this year on themes of nature and the environment. Discount tickets in advance (adult $15) available online, at Hickey’s Music Store, Dey/Adams St., and at Pastimes in Dewitt Mall, Ithaca.  Tickets at the door $20 (adult); $5 (student).

Saturday, June 10, 2017, time TBA
St. Catherine’s of Siena Church
302 St Catherines Circle, Ithaca, NY

“Poetry and Song: Earth Day Edition”. Another in our annual series of American choral music and poetry, this year on themes of nature and the environment.


Find out about other Ithaca area arts events at IthacaEvents.com

More Ithaca area events can be found at ithacaevents.com.