Canto Deo: A Denver Community Choir

Our Mission: To sing sacred choral music, share its message, inspire audiences and enrich our lives.

Canto Deo is dedicated to excellence in performance and carrying on our Christian cultural heritage by exploring choral literature from diverse historical periods and styles. As part of our contribution to our heritage, Canto Deo also supports the creation of new sacred choral works and serves as a community based resource for sacred music. Learn more about us.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  1. Advent Service of Lessons and Carols #1

    November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm MST
  2. Advent Service of Lessons and Carols #2

    December 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm MST
  3. A Canto Deo Christmas (St. Frances Cabrini)

    December 14 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm MST
  4. A Canto Deo Christmas (Bethany Lutheran #1)

    December 15 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm MST
  5. A Canto Deo Christmas (Bethany Lutheran #2)

    December 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm MST
  6. A Canto Deo Christmas (St. Andrew UMC)

    December 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm MST

Latest News

New Commissioned Work by John Paul Hayward

Once thing that has made Canto Deo a unique sacred choral group is the fact that we've been able to commission brand-new works by notable choral composers. We have been blessed to share the premiere of several new works, including: Good King Wenceslas - Nathan...

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2019 Christmas Concerts Announced

For more than a decade now, the Canto Deo Festival Choir and Orchestra, under the direction of Jonathan Brown, has shared the rich tradition of sacred Christmas music with family and friends – kith and kin – throughout the greater Denver area. This year’s program will...

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“The concert put me into the right frame of mind to celebrate Christmas! I particularly enjoyed the spiritual content of the music and the excellence of the singers and musicians. I went home feeling very uplifted!”

Lisa S.

“It was divine. Every aspect of the concert was more than I expected. Heavenly! I am also impressed with you to allow us to come in and enjoy this concert for free! I hope my donation was ample enough for the value I received.”

MaryLou G.

“So well done, a variety of music, I enjoyed it immensely! Worshipful, greatly added to our Christmas celebration. I particularly enjoy when the audience joins the choir!”

Tim A.

“True perfection from start to finish. Loved the audience sing-alongs. We had several guests come with us and they all said it was the highlight of their Christmas. We can hardly wait until next year. Thank you”

Paul S.

“We really enjoyed it. We go to the Canto Deo concerts because of the diverse pieces of music they perform. Always a wonderful experience! Everything is very well done and so beautiful.”

JoAnne G.

“These performances are so special, incredible talent. I appreciate how real the conductor is. He is so relatable and interactive with the audience. So refreshing.”

Joan C.