Festival Choir of Madison

Celebrating the power of music for over 45 years!

Festival Choir of Madison is an auditioned mixed-voice choir of 50 experienced singers who come from all walks of life to make music together. We pride ourselves on our exquisitely crafted performances. Each is a musical journey binding audience and musicians together in a memorable experience.

Festival Choir is grateful for support from…

Wisconsin Arts Board

Dane Arts

The National Endowment for the Arts

American Family Insurance

First United Methodist Church

The Pleasant Rowland Foundation


Learn about past Festival Choir concerts and view and download the concert program files here.


2017-2018 Season

The Northern Lights concert flyer. The concert program itself will be uploaded shortly!

Northern Lights

Saturday, November 4, 2017

The Festival Choir of Madison presents ‘Northern Lights,’ a concert of contemporary Norwegian and Baltic Choral music, inspired by the phenomena of Aurora Borealis. Our voices will be supported by leading Madison-based musicians in this magical journey through the mystical soundscapes of the North.

  • Trond Kverno (Norway) – Ave Maris Stella 
  • Ola Gjeilo (Norway/US) – Northern Lights  
  • Eriks Esenvalds (Latvia) – Northern Lights
  • Ola Gjeilo (Norway) – Dark Night of the Soul
  • Lars Jansson  (Sweden) – Salve Regina 
  • Peteris Vasks (Latvia) – Mother Sun 
  • Douglas Hill (Wisconsin, US) – “A different Drummer” Homage a Thoreau

Festival Choir of Madison
PO Box 45618
Madison WI 53744

(608) 572-7572