Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 20, 2018
World Premiere

"When Did We See You?"

by Dominick DiOrio

St. James Cathedral
65 E. Huron St.
Chicago, IL 60611 


Sunday, July 8, 2018
World Premiere

The Passion of Yeshua

by Richard Danielpour

Oregon Bach Festival
Silva Concert Hall, Hult Center
1 Eugene CenterEugene, OR 97401


Latest news

Welcome to SDG news central. Here is where you can keep up-to-date on the latest happenings around the world with SDG-related concerts, commissions, and events. If you attend an SDG-related event or hear an SDG-related concert, we'd love to hear from you! Click here to send us a message.

Save the Date - SDG 2017 Fall Gala

The Cliff Dwellers, Chicago


Fourth Annual SDG Fall Gala

Featuring the World Premiere of SDG-Commissioned Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano by Pulitzer-finalist Carter Pann

The Cliff Dwellers
200 S Michigan Avenue, 22nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60604


Second Psallite CD to release in 2018

Psallite II CD

The second Psallite CD is now scheduled for a 2018 release. Under the direction of Eric A. Johnson, the excellent Cor Cantiamo chamber choir has completed the recording, and production is in the good hands of the esteemed Abbey Road Studios in London for preparation of an extraordinary CD.


New Mass by Metropolitan Opera Conductor

Fabio Luisi

SDG Music Foundation embarks on a new venture with Grammy Award-winner Fabio Luisi, currently Principal Conductor of the Metropolitan Opera. Preparing the score of his new St. Bonaventure Mass for the World Premiere in September is SDG's first project in the role of Publisher.


MacMillan St. Luke Passion New York Premiere

James MacMillan

The New York Choral Society will perform the New York premiere of James MacMillan's masterwork, the St. Luke Passion, at St. Bartholomew's Church on Saturday, April 8, 2017.


SDG 2016 Gala Exceeds Expectations

2016 SDG Fall Gala, David Taylor, violinist

This year's SDG Fall Gala was a hit! On Sunday, November 6th, the Chicago weather was glorious, allowing us to venture out on The Cliff Dwellers' terrace high above Michigan Avenue. The view was amazing, the guests enthusiatic, the food creative ... and the music, sublime.