The Williamsburg Choral Guild

Established in 1975, the Williamsburg Choral Guild is a mixed SATB all-volunteer chorus that presents three major concerts each season.  The Guild enjoys the enthusiastic support of the community as it fulfills its mission to bring magnificent choral music to the Greater Williamsburg destination.

Artistic Director/Conductor Jay BeVille, who assumed leadership of the Guild in 2002, consistently offers creative programming, introduces new works, involves young singers and highlights professional vocal soloists.

Mr. BeVille has announced that he will be retiring at the end of the 2017-18 season.

Please be sure to attend the Guild’s final performance under Jay’s direction on May 6, 2018.

Artistic Director / Conductor Search 

The search process for a new artistic director to lead the Guild beginning in July, 2018, the commencement of the 2018-19 season is well underway.  The Guild plans to announce the new director in the spring of 2018.

The Williamsburg Choral Guild is a proud member of Chorus America, a national association dedicated to promoting choral music of the highest caliber.

Upcoming Events

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9
The Williamsburg Choral Guild is thrilled to be collaborating with the Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra to present Beethoven’s masterpiece. Under the baton of WSO Music Director Janna Hymes, the Guild joins with the WSO and the CNU Chamber Choir, Men’s and Women’s Chorus; Virginia Choral Society; and Virginia Wesleyan College Singers to perform this enthralling work.

Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Williamsburg Community Chapel
3899 John Tyler Hwy. (Rte. 5), Williamsburg  23185

We gratefully acknowledge these organizations for their generous support