Enriching Lives Through
Excellence in the Choral Art

Upcoming Events:


Wintersong14graphicCombining music and spoken word in the splendor of Shove Chapel by candlelight, this award-winning event has become a cherished holiday tradition. This year features guest artists Mike Zimmerman and Chelsea Smith on guitar and Even Shelton on cello for performances of works from 16th and 17th century Spain. The program will also include original works and arrangements of traditional favorites by living composers Michael McGlynn, Fredrik Sixten, and Richard Allain. 

Friday, December 19 7:30 p.m.
*Saturday, December 20 7:30 p.m.

*New time!! Our second performance has moved to Saturday!

Shove Memorial Chapel, Colorado College
1010 N. Nevada, Colorado Springs

Admission is free. Donations gratefully accepted.



The Colorado Vocal Arts Ensemble (CVAE) is a regionally acclaimed chamber choir dedicated to excellence in the choral art. Founded in 1992 by Deborah Jenkins Teske, an accomplished conductor of choral music and opera, CVAE is committed to artistic excellence and community involvement.

“A superb ensemble, not afraid of musical challenge, who express astounding professionalism and courage in performing repertoire from Renaissance to avant-garde.”

F. Joseph Docksey, Director of the University of Denver Lamont School of Music


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