Happy Birthday Beethoven!

CCC members are hard at work preparing to celebrate the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven by performing the Mass in C Major, Opus 86 on April 25, 400pm at Trinity United Church of Christ, 400 W 95th St., Chicago.  Dr. Hampton, Founder and Artistic Director, will direct the chorus and orchestra in this major […]

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It’s Hard to Say Good-bye

  At the end of season 16, CCC said good-bye to long time Assistant Conductor/Membership Coordinator, Cicely Perry.  Lovingly nicknamed CeCe, her tenure with CCC spanned 11 years during which she conducted the choir in numerous concerts.  A gifted soprano in her own right, CeCe has decided to pursue her Masters degree in music and […]

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Dr. Hampton installed as cantor

Our own Dr Keith Hampton, Founder & Artistic Director of the CCC, was recently installed as Cantor to the Seminary Community at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. Dr. Hampton has been director of the LSTC Gospel Choir since 1997. “We look forward to experiencing the full range of ‘Doc’s’ talents and gifts as […]

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Dr. Hampton at Carnegie Hall

Dr. Hampton reflects on his Carnegie Hall debut …

  My Carnegie Hall debut was for me life changing. There are several reasons that I feel this way.  First, I was honored to be asked to appear on the main stage of this prestigious hall.  Secondly, I visited Westminster Choir College, my alma mater during the week leading up to my appearance at Carnegie.  […]

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