“Associate Artistic Director Juan Carlos Acosta
demonstrated admirable versatility, conducting the ensemble
with his usual understated precision…”


The Music of Outreach in Four Different Keys

Chamber choir ‘floats’ a salute

By San Diego Story | October 29, 2016

“Everything about the 50-minute presentation impressed me.”

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By San Diego Union Tribune | May 9, 2016

“Musical organizations search for innovative ways to frame their performances:”


SACRA/PROFANA’s Musical Valentine at St. Paul’s Great Hall

SACRA/PROFANA’S Chant Macabre a Choral Treat for Halloween

By San Diego Story | February 13, 2016

“the finale’s extended decrescendo could not have been more blissful.”


By San Diego Story | October 31, 2015

“Juan Carlos Acosta showed that he has the craft and temperament to bring out the best from this young, professional chorus.”

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Juan Carlos Acosta Added
to SACRA/PROFANA Leadership

Malashock, SACRA/PROFANA team stage
Tennessee Williams tribute

By San Diego Story | June 9, 2015

Acosta brings a solid choral directing resume to his new position.”

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By SDnews.com | May 14, 2015

“Fusing elements of folk/rock and classical-influenced instrumental music”


Dance Drama "Snakeskin" set to uncoil

San Diego’s Next Wave: Collaboration

By San Diego Union Tribune | May 13, 2015

“The World Premiere comes to La Jolla Playhouse’s Forum Theatre.”


By San Diego Union Tribune | May 13, 2015

“The Hunchback of Notre Dame, with Sacra/Profana providing the requisite chorus for this new musical”