NOVEMBER 18, 2018 — Bradley Ellingboe, Conductor
Sunday, 2:00pm St. Paul Lutheran Church

The Coro Lux Chamber Chorus will observe the 150th anniversary of Gioachino Rossini’s death when they present his Petite Messe Solennelle. Written in the last years of his life, the work features both deep piety and vocal fireworks.

Online ticket sales have ended — ticket sales at the door will start at 1:15p.m.



December 15 and 16, 2018 — New Mexico Philharmonic
Saturday, December 15, 7:30pm Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Sunday, December 16, 3:00pm Faith Lutheran Church

The Coro Lux Oratorio Society joins the Faith Lutheran Choir and the New Mexico Philharmonic in performances of the beloved Messiah, by Georg Frideric Handel. Both operatic and biblical, this English oratorio will inspire all who hear it.

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JANUARY 19 AND 20, 2019 – Bradley Ellingboe, conductor
Saturday and Sunday, Choral Workshop Celebration
Sunday, Jan. 20, 3:00 pm
United Church of Santa Fe
1804 Arroyo Chamiso Road, Santa Fe

The Workshop

This is an opportunity to spend the weekend participating in a Choral Workshop Celebration in Santa Fe.  All singers are welcome!  The workshop is co-sponsored by the United Church of Santa Fe and Coro Lux, and conducted by Bradley Ellingboe.  Composer Libby Larsen will participate, and the Choir will sing several of her pieces.  To register for participation, visit  The cost of the Workshop is $65 per participant; this fee includes:

  • All sheet music
  • Kathleen Wilson session on Vocal Hygiene and Care of the Voice
  • Composer Libby Larsen session about her music
  • Vocal Function Exercises
  • Four choir rehearsal sessions
  • Refreshments and lunch on Saturday
  • Singing in 11:00 am church services, music by Libby Larsen (optional)
  • Final concert at 3:00 pm

The Workshop begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, Jan. 19, and concludes with the final concert on Sunday afternoon.

The Concert

There will be a free-will offering to benefit the Roadrunner Food Bank in Albuquerque and the Casa Familia in Santa Fe.  The music of Libby Larsen will be featured.  Pastor Talitha Arnold and composer Libby Larsen will speak about Tolerance, Hope, Musical Connections, and the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.


APRIL 6, 2019 – Bradley Ellingboe, conductor
Saturday, 6:00 pm
St. Paul Lutheran Church
1100 Indian School Road NE, Albuquerque

The Coro Lux Oratorio Society presents Craig Hella Johnson’s Considering Matthew Shepard.  It has been twenty years since Matthew Shepard, a young, gay student at the University of Wyoming, was kidnapped, severely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die in a lonely field.  This oratorio provides an inspiring opportunity for reflection, consideration, and hope.

Ticket sales will open on March 1, 2019.


MAY 4, 2019 – Bradley Ellingboe, conductor
Saturday, 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm
Canteen Brewhouse
2381 Aztec NE, Albuquerque (505) 881-2737

The Coro Lux Chamber Chorus will conclude the season with two concerts at the Canteen Brewhouse.  The venue is family friendly, with plenty of delicious food and drinks available.

Ticket sales will open on April 1, 2019.