Members of the Chamber Ensemble performed for ministers of finance and other attendees of the IMF Annual Meetings at a midday break between sessions on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Managing Director Christine Lagarde even stopped to listen to some of the nine-song set, parting with her compliments: "Beautiful singing!".
Members of Concert Chorus and Bel Canto Chorus were joined by students from Duke Ellington School of the Arts as they performed the National Anthem, "Stand Together", "It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)", and "Sing" at the Opening Ceremony of the District Wharf at District Pier on Thursday, October 12, 2017.
Choristers from Concert Chorus and Bel Canto Chorus performed the National Anthem at the Nationals v. Dodgers game on Friday, September 15.
At its meeting on June 14, 2017, the CCW Board of Directors elected Laura Kopp to be the next President of the Board. Her term as president starts August 1, 2017. Laura succeeds Nancy Ortmeyer Kuhn, who served three years as President. Previously, Laura served as Secretary of the Board and is a member of the Executive Committee. She was instrumental in the launch of CCW's rehearsal site in Alexandria in September, 2016. Laura's son, William, has been in CCW for four years.