Vocal Ensemble is the most advanced choral ensemble consisting of auditioned vocalists at Santa Ynez High School. It performs choral literature from all of the various musical eras written for small vocal ensembles. Styles performed include classical, jazz, folk, pop, and rock. Music from these styles will be sung in as many as five languages.
New York Tour - Carnegie Hall Invitation - March 2013
Vocal Ensemble with world famous composer Eric Whitacre, March 2013.
Cameron Clarno and the Santa Ynez Valley Union High School Vocal Ensemble were invited to perform with composer and conductor Eric Whitacre in the Distinguished Concerts International New York City Concert Series (DCINY) in New York City next spring. It was an incredible adventure for all the students.
In the Media
Music and Memories at Valleystock, Santa Ynez Journal (August 2012).
Bound for Carnegie Hall, Santa Ynez Journal (March 2012).
Carnegie Hall Beckons to SYHS Choral Group, Santa Ynez Valley News (March 2012).
SYHS choir performs at Disney Concert Hall, Santa Ynez Valley News (June 2011).