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H E L E N A  

V O N  R U E D E N

 

conductor

mezzo-soprano 

 

F E A T U R E D   R E V I E W S

“Among the impressive vocal cast, Helena von Rueden was especially entrancing and vocally assured as Poppea…She presented a rich and luminous vocal presence, and radiated the necessary warmth and cunning to make the story function” -Santa Barbara News Press

E V E N T S​

Mar

20

 

Mar 20, 2021

Interest session presenter

"Trends and Tools to Improve Gender Balance on Choral Music Programs" 

National Conference

American Choral Directors Association

BIOGRAPHY

Apr

29

 

April 29, 2021
Director

Hampden-Sydney Chorus and Chamber Ensemble Concert

Hampden-Sydney College, VA

Dr. Helena von Rueden is an Associate Professor of Fine Arts and Director of Choral Program at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia. Founder/Director of The Piedmont Singers, Dr. von Rueden directs the eight-voice professional ensemble in cities throughout the Piedmont region of Central Virginia.  She serves as Assistant Director and Co-Coordinator of the Choral Database with the Institute of Choral Diversity.

 

Dr. von Rueden maintains an active solo vocal career, as well as a research program dedicated to diverse and interdisciplinary choral programming,

Oct

24

 

October 24, 2021
conductor/alto

Earth, Fire, Water, Wind, Huam

The Piedmont Singers of Central VA

4pm St. Matthias Church

Midlothian, VA

May

8

 

May 6, 2022
alto chorus/soloist

Bach B minor Mass

Richmond Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

Richmond, VA