GSCC Member Organization

Columbia Choirs of Metropolitan Seattle

Mailing Address:
6830 NE Bothell Way, PMB C-151
Kenmore, WA 98028
Electronic Contact:

Ensembles

Cantabile Vocal Ensemble

Mailing Address:
17272 NE 104th St
Redmond, WA 98052
Electronic Contact:
Artistic Director: Steve Stevens
Ensemble Type: Adult Auditioned Community Choir
Size: 40 members
Yearly Contributions: $800
Rehearses: Tuesdays, 6:00pm during the Academic Year at Redmond High School, Redmond, WA

Description

Singers in Cantabile Vocal Ensemble enjoy the highest level of musical rigor experienced by young singers in Columbia Choirs. Young men whose voices have changed and young women in high school sing together in this award-winning mixed choir. Members are challenged weekly by rehearsals focused on advanced vocal and choral technique. A broad and challenging musical repertoire introduces singers to important moments and viewpoints in music history.

Cantabile Vocal Ensemble performs in the Columbia Choirs concert series and in the community throughout the year. Cantabile also travels the world to tour destinations such as Austria, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Spain and throughout the United States.

Cantabile Vocal Ensemble
Cantabile Vocal Ensemble

Columbia Children & Youth Choirs

Mailing Address:
17272 NE 104th St
Redmond, WA 98052
Electronic Contact:
Artistic Director: Steve Stevens
Founded: 1984
Next Anniversary: 2019 calendar year
Ensemble Type: Youth Auditioned Community Choir
Rehearses: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:30pm during the Academic Year at Redmond High School, Redmond, WA

Upcoming Events

YuleFest 2018
Columbia Children & Youth Choirs present a Holiday Celebration
Saturday, December 8, 2018Dec 8, 1:00pm at First Congregational Church, Bellevue, WA
Saturday, December 8, 2018Dec 8, 4:00pm at First Congregational Church, Bellevue, WA

Description

The Columbia Children & Youth Choirs is the premier Eastside choir for singers ages 4 years old through 12th grade. Fast-paced, enjoyable rehearsals involve singing technique, sight-singing and ear training, and a wide range of musical repertoire. Singers are held to a high standard as an individual and a member of the larger group, developing the necessary skills to become better leaders and work in a collaborative environment.

Singers have the opportunity to perform in the Columbia Choirs concert series and in the community throughout the year. The choirs also tour throughout the United States and across the globe, participating in festivals and placing high in competitions (Italy, England, South Korea, Canada, Florida, and Austria, etc.)

Columbia Children & Youth Choirs
Columbia Children & Youth Choirs

Con Brio Women's Choir

Mailing Address:
17272 NE 104th St
Redmond, WA 98052
Electronic Contact:
Artistic Director: Dori Baunsgard
Ensemble Type: Women's Auditioned Community Choir
Size: 30 members
Yearly Contributions: $300
Rehearses: Tuesdays, 7:30pm during the Academic Year at Redmond High School, Redmond, WA

Upcoming Events

Noel
Concord Chamber Choir and Con Brio Women's Choir - Holiday Celebration
Sunday, December 16, 2018Dec 16, 1:00pm at First Congregational Church, Bellevue, WA

Description

Con Brio Women’s Choir is an auditioned, community-based choir for experienced female singers, college-age and above. Weekly rehearsals are both fun and focused, as choir members develop their musicality and prepare music for each concert throughout the year. Singers learn how to improve their own vocal technique while also learning how to be a better choir member, working on blend, tone quality and musical interpretation. The women in the choir find great support in each other and make long-lasting bonds.

Con Brio Women's Choir
Con Brio Women's Choir

Concord Chamber Choir

Mailing Address:
18515 92nd Ave. NE
Bothell, WA 98011-2299
Electronic Contact:
Artistic Director: Steve Stevens
Founded: 2009
Ensemble Type: Adult Auditioned Community Choir
Size: 35 members
Yearly Contributions: $200
Rehearses: Wednesdays, 7:30pm during the Academic Year at Bothell United Methodist Church, Bothell, WA

Upcoming Events

Noel
Concord Chamber Choir and Con Brio Women's Choir - Holiday Celebration
Sunday, December 16, 2018Dec 16, 1:00pm at First Congregational Church, Bellevue, WA

Description

Concord Chamber Choir is an auditioned, community-based mixed choir for experienced singers college-age and above. Concord meets three times a month to prepare music for each concert during the year. Rehearsals are fast-paced and fun as singers work together to produce a high-quality sound and rich performance skills. Members connect over their shared passion for music and find great friends that extend outside of the choir.

Concord Chamber Choir
Concord Chamber Choir