We Will Rise
Gateway Men's Chorus turns the spotlight on the socio-political events and issues impacting disenfranchised communities and minorities through the United States, and more importantly, here in Saint Louis.
2017/2018 CONCERT SERIES
The 31st season of Gateway Men’s Chorus is jam-packed with excellent shows and events bound to keep you entertained all season long! Director Robert Stumpf leads the chorus through timeless pieces presented in Hark, How The Bells, We Will Rise, and Love is All You Need.
HARK, HOW THE BELLS – December 8 & 9, 2017 – Union Avenue Christian Church – 8pm
Share the comfort. Share the joy. Share the love. The Gateway Men’s Chorus rings in its 31st concert season with an evening of warmth, whimsy, and well-wishes from our family to yours. The chorus is presenting an evening of traditional carols and new favorites, culminating in the presentation of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ “Five Mystical Songs”, featuring soloist Dr. Robert McNichols, Jr and the Trinity Presbyterian Church Handbell Choir. Gather with us at Union Avenue Christian Church and help us celebrate this joyous holiday season.
WE WILL RISE – March 16 & 17, 2018 – Union Avenue Christian Church – 8pm
Gateway Men's Chorus turns the spotlight on the socio-political events and issues impacting disenfranchised communities and minorities through the United States, and more specifically, here in Saint Louis. This moving and educational program takes a hard look at issues impacting our city and our world, including: transgender rights, systemic violence and oppression suffered by African-Americans, and the stigmas surrounding mental illness and suicide. Featuring the Saint Louis debut of Joel Thompson's "Seven Last Words of the Unarmed", this concert is a must-see event that will have Saint Louis talking for years to come.
LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED – June 15, 16, & 17, 2018 – Edison Theatre @ Washington University
June 15 & 16 @ 8pm, June 17 @ 2pm
The Gateway Men’s Chorus wraps its 31st concert season with a show featuring the timeless music of The Beatles! From engaging ballads to driving rock anthems, Artistic Director Robert Stumpf leads the chorus through such Beatles favorites as “Hey Jude”, “With a Little Help From My Friends”, “A Hard Day’s Night”, “Yellow Submarine”, and many more, all arranged from the original Beatles harmonies! So, join us at the Edison Theatre for the concert event of the Pride Season!