Join Musikay for a unique experience

We seek singers interested in singing in a professional-level choir. This is not your typical group. We sing great music mostly from the renaissance and baroque era, but also venture in later music We explore repertoire off the beaten path We work hard to present...

Summer job for a student

Musikay has a summer job opportunity for the University student. The job description includes: Filing, cataloging, organizing. Planning concert season: concert locations, hiring of performers, preparing marketing material. If you are interested, please email us at...

Thank you

What an afternoon we had yesterday. Four voices, four beautiful voices, the best acoustics found in Hamilton, great music, an absolutely intimate setting, and you have the perfect description of our concert. With very few verbal introductions and poignant singing, we...

William Byrd and the Ave verum corpus

The conversion of England from the Roman Catholic church to the Church of England by King Henry VIII (and later Queen Elizabeth I) forced those who wished to practice Catholicism to do so covertly, as penalties included fines, scrutiny, torture or death. All vestiges...

Stabat mater

The Stabat Mater is a hymn to Mary, portraying her suffering as Jesus Christ’s mother during his crucifixion. The title comes from its first line, Stabat Mater dolorosa, which means “the sorrowful mother was standing”. The earliest version of the...