The Cardinal Singers, Raleigh, NC

The Cardinal Singers ensemble is a women's chorus, sponsored by the City of Raleigh's Parks and Recreation Department.  Founded in 1981, they have enjoyed over 30 years of singing for a variety of occasions and groups, including civic organizations and retirement communities.  In 2008 they received the City of Raleigh's Fred Fletcher Outstanding Volunteer Award of Excellence.

The Cardinals rehearse Thursdays, 9:30-11:30 AM, September through May, at the Five Points Center for Active Adults ( ).  However, they are currently not taking new members (4/20/14).

Spring Concert at Highland UMC, 2014
At the Executive Mansion, December 2013
At the Capitol, December 2013
At the Executive Mansion, December 2013
In Salzburg, 2012
Cardinal Singers, 2011

The Bald Head Is. retreat, Sept. 2006
Director Elizabeth Beam and Accompanist Earleen Barnes

The group sings standards, show tunes, and a variety of other music.  For example, they have sung "What'll I Do" (mp3), "Sway" (mp3), "Fascinating Rhythm" (mp3), "Love is Here to Stay" (mp3) and here's "a Medley from our 2014 Concert" (video)

2014 - 2015 Performance Schedule

Sept. 7, 2014,
8:30am - Bald Head Is. Chapel
Oct. 8, 2014, 11:00am - North Raleigh UMC
Oct. 30, 2014, 11:00am - Hayes Barton UMC
Dec. 4, 2014, time TBD - Club Horizon
Dec. 11, 2014, 10:00am - NC Capitol
Dec. 11, 2014, 12:00pm - NC Executive Mansion
Dec. 12, 2014, 11:30am - Caswell Nash DAR, University Club
Jan. 29, 2015, time TBD - First Baptist Church
Feb. 11, 2015, time TBD - Club at Anne Gordon Center
Feb. 19, 2015, time TBD - Millbrook UMC
Feb. 24, 2015, 11:30am - New Hope Baptist Church
March 20, 2015, 10:00am - BYB Club, Powell Drive
April 9, time TBD - Keenagers, White Memorial Church
April 19, 2015, 3:00pm - Spring Concert at Highland UMC

Here are more pictures of the group.

Contact Information                                                                                       
Director: Elizabeth Beam

      updated 10/22/14