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Sharing the joy of music through passionate
collaboration between singers and instrumentalists.

Audiences benefit from collaboration between instrumentalists and singers, resulting in deeper understanding and performance of the music

  • Providing excellent music to the community of Greater Boston via a new, more inclusive method of rehearsal and performance
  • Capitalizing on the power of music to contribute toward social improvement via one benefit concert each season for an organization whose mission is reflected in our programming for that performance
  • Cultivating high school artists and their supporters for the future through our mentoring scholarship program

—Julia O'Toole, Artistic Director

Memorial Chairs

Kathy Koniuto
Memorial Chair Recipient:

Colleen Martin, alto

Gail MacDonald
Memorial Chair Recipient (2015-16): 

Laura Hansen, soprano


 Calliope musicians are available
to hire for parties, weddings,
openings, holidays, etc.

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 Calliope Rehearsals are 
Tuesday evenings, 7-9:30 pm
(June-Sept & Nov-Feb)
at Emmanuel Church, 
15 Newbury Street, Boston

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Celebrating Calliope's
Tenth Anniversary

Thank you to everyone who attended our September 10 concert, "Ten" and our February 4 benefit concert for Sacred Threads.  We hope you will be able to join us for our "Tapas" small ensembles concert and tenth anniversary party on Sunday, April 30.

Tapas and Tenth Anniversary Party
A Concert of Small Ensemble Works, followed by a celebration of Calliope's first 10 years!
4 PM Sunday, April 30 at First Church in Boston
($25 online or at the door)


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Calliope is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, so your donation is tax-deductible and you'll know that your generous support will help us continue to bring beautiful music to the Boston area, to provide educational opportunities through our scholarship program, and to forge partnerships in support of other local nonprofit organizations!

To make an individual or corporate donation to Calliope, please visit: Thank you in advance for your generosity!

Starting our second ten years!

Hours of the Day
September 9, 2017
First Church, Boston

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