Colla Voce

Harnessing the healing powers of song

Most people look at “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” and think “stretch” as in seventh inning. Tara McConnell looks at it as a means to increase someone’ ...

Making music for Newtown

When David Lawrenson heard the news out of Newtown, Conn., he, like many of us, sat in a state of stunned disbelief. “I have been to all of those places,” Lawrenson s ...

Auburn choir seeks to improve music programs

Music programs in three Auburn schools will benefit from a $7,000 grant from Colla Voce this year. Bowman Charter School, Alta Vista Charter Academy and Skyridge Elementary will al ...

Colla Voce developing student music program

When Alta resident Janine Dexter looks into faces of Colla Voce choir members she sees more than medical professionals, teachers, wine makers and stay-at-home moms. She sees peopl ...

Journal helps fill concert seats

Thank you (Loryll Nicolaisen) for doing such a wonderful article about Colla Voce (Journal, May 12). We so appreciate it. Can’t have a concert without an audience. Jennifer Wood, ...

Colla Voce singing songs of love this weekend

Who doesn’t love a good love song? Colla Voce of the Sierra presents “Lost and Found: Songs of Love,” a spring concert, with three performances scheduled this weekend. “It ...

Enjoy sounds of the holiday season

The holidays just aren’t the holidays unless you’ve got “Jingle Bells” stuck in your head and “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” blasting from your car stereo. There are ...

Have yourself a merry little weekend

It’s beginning to look and feel a lot like Christmas here in Auburn. If you’re in need of some holiday cheer, consider getting your fill at any or all of these weekend festivi ...