February 10th, 2010

New Members Fly In on the Wings of Love Songs

Love must have been in the air this winter, as we were delighted to welcome three new members to the chorus, whose auditions included an American love song circa 1942, a traditional Vietnamese wedding song, and a Russian wedding lament, Svadebnaya pyesnya, which is pretty much the saddest tune you’ll ever hear at a wedding. […]

August 8th, 2009

Quartet of Multi-Talented Songbirds

Well, June was soggy as a donut in coffee, but all that rain brought us the most beautiful, eclectic flock of new singers! Ariel Weinberg came across the country, accordion in tow, to work at the MIT Museum. Jenée Morgan is a fiddle player and music librarian at Berklee. Margo Pearce, a nurse practitioner, sang […]

January 25th, 2009

Two Lovely New Singers

We are so happy to welcome two new singers to Divi Zheni this season! In the fall Reed Ferenbaugh joined us from Rhode Island with her beautiful, lyrical voice. She sings and plays folk harp with Anne’s Cordial, and at her audition she sang a true yodel for us, which carried us away to a […]

April 18th, 2008

And Another Beautiful Voice

Out of the blue we were contacted by Sarah Walsh, who, though classically trained, grew up around Balkan singing, as her parents were in the Balkan music groups, Aman, and Nevenka. It’s easy to tell that Sarah has Balkan music in her ear and heart! Welcome Sarah — we’re delighted you found us!

January 25th, 2008

Welcome to Our New Singers

Through our recent Balkan Revels experience, we were delighted to get to know many people in the Boston area who are as in love with Bulgarian music as we are. And we are even more delighted and happy to have three of them join Divi Zheni! Here’s a warm welcome to Kim Keown, Jane Culbert, […]

November 15th, 2006

Welcome to Our New Members!

Our roster has grown this fall, and we are delighted to welcome our new members, Cathie O’Neill, Priscilla Howell, Aine Farrell, Leilani Roser and Anna Stevens. Thanks new Divis, for bringing your good energy and strong voices to the chorus!