BSMC’s new Artistic Director

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Please join us in welcoming our new Artistic Director Max Holman to Saengerfest!

July 2021 – As we eagerly look forward to resuming in-person rehearsals in September 2021, Saengerfest is very excited to welcome Max as the director of our chorus. Please read Max’s bio HERE.

AMERICA IN HARMONY CONCERT JUNE 3, 2018, Cary Hall, Lexington MA

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Composer Lewis Spratlan talked about his original composition “New England Concordance” in an interview with Derek Perkins HERE. Listen in!

Brothers, Sing On! February 11, 2018 – BSMC, The Yale Whiffenpoofs, Wellesley High School Men’s Chorus, and the Handel and Haydn Society Young Men’s Chorus

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“Take Care of Your Voice” workshop for Singers!

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Weston, MA – On February 29, 2016, An excellent workshop on Vocal Health was presented by laryngologist Dr. Thomas Carroll and speech pathologist Chandler Thompson DMA, MS, CCC-SLP of the Brigham & Women’s Hospital Voice Program. The program provides coordinated care and innovative voice therapies for patients with all types of voice and laryngeal disorders.

And because both presenters love to sing, they provided some valuable insights to singers and guests who attended!

This vocal workshop was sponsored by The Boston Saengerfest Men’s Chorus,
First Parish Church, 349 Boston Post Road, Weston, MA

Click here to see all the details about the workshop, including tips and techniques!


Brendon Shapiro appointed Assistant Director

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The Boston Saengerfest Men’s Chorus is pleased to announce the appointment of Brendon Shapiro as Assistant Director of the Chorus. Brendon will continue in his current role as pianist and will additionally regularly assist Music Director, Tom Berryman in rehearsing, leading sectionals and conducting the Chorus.

Brendon has served as pianist for the Boston Saengerfest Men’s Chorus for four years. He is a staff pianist at Boston University and organist for First Parish in Arlington, MA. He is also a vocal coach on the faculty of the Boston University Tanglewood Institute. Brendon holds a Master of Music degree in Collaborative Piano Performance from Boston University and a Bachelor of Music degree from the Ithaca College School of Music.

A Quote from Enrico Caruso – what a great singer needs

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Enrico Caruso once said, “[A great singer needs] a big chest, a big mouth, 90 percent memory, 10 percent intelligence, lots of hard work, and something in the heart.


The Brothers, Sing On! concert was a huge success

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Sunday, January 31, 2016 – The Wellesley High School auditorium was packed with enthusiastic A capella and choral lovers this afternoon, and they were not disappointed as they listened to The Boston Saengerfest Men’s Chorus, The Wellesley High School Chorus, The Wellesley High School Keynotes, The Boston City Singers Fellas, Sound Investment, and The Yale Whiffenpoofs! Here are some photos of this annual event:

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BSMC – Boston Saengerfest men’s Chorus

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The Wellesley High School Chorus

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The Yale Whiffenpoofs

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The Boston City Singers Fellas

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The Wellesley High School Keynotes

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Sound Investment

BSMC sings in London, They Want You!

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“Boston Men’s Chorus Sings in London and They Want You!”

Brothers, Sing On! at Wellesley High School

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SUN, JAN 31, 2016 AT 3:00 PM
Brothers, Sing On! at Wellesley High School. Purchase Tickets Today!