The Gift to Sing

"The Gift to Sing" Wins Our Contest

The winning composition was selected by our judges out of 277 entries received from 34 countries all around the world.

Alison Willis, an accomplished composer from Hampshire, UK, submitted the winning entry. Ms Willis' original composition, "The Gift to Sing", takes its name and text from a poem by James Weldon Johnson. For more on the composer, see

The Claremont Chorale will premiere this piece as part of our 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert on May 19, at 3:00 pm.