Capriccio Columbus

Celebrating the Diversity of Song

Capriccio Columbus is an adult chorus of 75 accomplished vocalists, delighting audiences with a vast array of music sung in beautiful, acoustically rich venues. Whether your taste runs toward classics, jazz, sacred works or the Great American Songbook, a Capriccio Columbus concert will remind you why you love music. In addition to the primary chorus, Capriccio includes the Capriccio Youth Choir and Molto Capriccio, a jazz and pop ensemble available to provide music for special occasions.


Virtuoso: "To be an expert at musicality"

Next Rehearsal = 3/21/2018

Thank you to so many of you that are taking the time to work on your music between rehearsals!!

Spring Concert: We Sing of Love

It Takes a Village: (combined with Spiritus)

  • Clean memorization. It should have been memorized by last rehearsal. 
  • Keep the buoyancy in it.
  • Click here to sign up for March 21st solo auditions.
  • Listen here.

One Voice:

  • Clean your memorization.
    • Clean up your rhythms of each verse to make them crisp.
    • Check where you cut off on the "and" of 2 and where you cut off on beat 3. 
  • Recording of The Wailin' Jennys

Ilkley Moor:

  • Be practicing through it as a whole piece.
    • Remember that this is a story-telling song. You must continually work this with good diction to solidify your text as well as your pitches.
  • This will be memorized by April 4th.
  • Listen here. (The score is there to look at but the recording is at the bottom of the page.)


  • Practice through the entire piece on solfege.
    • Be ready to add text next week!
  • As learn this, pay attention to the movement of the held notes and the dynamic contrast.
    • Be a good musician! Pay attention to the rise and fall of the line.
    • This was BEAUTIFUL when you sang it at last rehearsal. I'm so excited to put this on text with you all!
  • Listen here for a good example of it done as a duet.

A few pieces in the same place can be heard here.


For a reminder of our discussion on what a responsible ensemble member is from this fall, click HERE.

Here's the audiation exercise we did in rehearsal: What is audiation?

Please contact Mrs. Bates with any questions.

VIRTUOSO details

An advanced treble ensemble performing three- to four-part repertoire (SSA/SSAA)

Rehearses 6:55-7:55 p.m.

Virtuoso Singers

Soprano I

Sarah Bridgeman

Norah Gilbert

Emily Hamilton

Gwen Hatcher

Emily Hohlefelder

Carly Honeck

Sarah Hamilton

Christina Milano


Soprano I/II

Olivia Ball

Amy Davis

Gabbi Justice

Lauren Motta

Amelia Orth

Abbey Zunic


Soprano II/Alto

Juju Bibawy

Claire Hohlefelder

Nikia Scurlock

Abby Snelling

Maria Vilardi

Alaina Wilkerson

Antonia Zouridakis



Olivia Dudash

Nora Lemmon

Will Kundu

Maria Milano

Maggie Szabo

Faith Wickizer

Colin Williams

Karen Yang

Capriccio Columbus | P.O. Box 1225 | Worthington, OH 43085