GSCC Weekly Featured Members
Each week we pick one of our member organizations to highlight. Below you can find our current pick plus a history of past selections.
Featured Member for the Week of July 22, 2019
BlueStreet Voices is a vocal jazz ensemble based out of Seattle, WA that performs tunes with a professional trio at our back. We put forth everything from foot-tappin’ jazz standards to classically arranged contemporary pop hits, including Latin, blues, gospel, and rich ballads. The mission of BlueStreet Voices is to promote vocal jazz education and music in the community, while providing high-quality, entertaining musical experiences for audiences and performers alike. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of July 15, 2019
An auditioned community chamber choir, Meridian Ensemble is comprised of volunteer singers dedicated to producing high quality performances of secular choral repertoire spanning from the late nineteenth century to modern day. We welcome new members with solid musical skills and choral experience. The ensemble meets on Wednesday evenings at acoustically perfect Magnolia United Church of Christ. To schedule audition, please contact the artistic director. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of July 8, 2019
Founded in 1964, Cascadian Chorale is a Bellevue-based, mixed-voice chamber choir dedicated to the performance and promotion of fine choral music. The Chorale's membership comprises thirty-five of the greater Seattle area's most skilled choral singers. Since 2008, Cascadian Chorale has been conducted by its Artistic Director, Dr. Gary D. Cannon. The Chorale regularly performs some of the most engaging and challenging works for chamber choir, ranging from Renaissance madrigals to Bach motets to new premieres. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of July 1, 2019
Seattle Girls Choir provides a robust education in the choral arts, helping girls build skills to succeed in life, and enriching the cultural landscape of the Pacific Northwest. Founded in 1982, Seattle Girls Choir provides a comprehensive and progressive choral education with an emphasis on vocal technique, musical literacy, and ensemble performance. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of June 24, 2019
We are a community of folks who love to sing with others in four part harmony: folk, popular, Beatles, classical, holiday, Irish, Broadway. No auditions. Rehearsals are fun and no one gets hurt.
We perform at the Green Lake Pathway of Lights, The Northwest Folk Life Festival at retirement homes and twice a year in concert with All Present, a song circle for people with dementia and memory loss.
Featured Member for the Week of June 17, 2019
Rehearsing in Bothell, Northshore Choirs share music in the Northshore area: Bothell, Kenmore, Woodinville, Lake Forest Park, Mill Creek, Snohomish, Monroe, Kirkland, and beyond. At this time we are forming 3 choirs, all Elementary school age (K-5). Come join us for a joyful sound! Email us for more information at email@example.com!
Featured Member for the Week of June 10, 2019
Building Friendship Through Music. We seek to build friendship among Japanese, Japanese-Americans and any others who are interested in Japan and Japanese music. Through Japanese songs we rediscover Japanese culture; and through other songs we deepen our understanding of other cultures. We see ourselves as Japanese cultural ambassadors. We are the only Japanese mixed choir in the northern part of Puget Sound, with a mission to share authentic Japanese culture to local communities. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of June 3, 2019
The Everett Chorale Association is the pre-eminent vocal music organization in the Everett area. Our mission is to perform a wide variety of quality choral music for the enrichment and enjoyment of our community while providing local singers the opportunity to expand their musical knowledge and experience.. With the inclusion of the Snohomish County Youth Choir, the Everett Chorale offers opportunities to all interested singers of all ages. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of May 27, 2019
Choir of the Sound is a leading Puget Sound adult community choir, performing primarily in the Seattle/Shoreline area. The Choir’s mission is to enrich the lives of our community and our members by sharing exceptional performances of diverse musical styles, blending many talents to create a more perfect whole. The choir is routinely recognized for its impressive performances of major choral works and other classical music, which it presents each year in its Winter concert. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of May 20, 2019
Comprised of the Northwest Boychoir and Vocalpoint! Seattle, the Northwest Choirs provides music education and performance opportunities to young people. Annually, 200 young singers enroll in our premier music education programs. These students -- boys ages 6 to 18, and girls 12 to 18 -- come from all corners of the Puget Sound region representing 115 diverse public and private elementary, middle and high schools. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of May 13, 2019
"The Skagit Valley Chorale exists to enrich the lives of all interested singers and concert audiences in the Skagit Valley by expressing the human spirit through choral music." The Skagit Valley Chorale was founded by Joan Penny in 1984 and has grown from its original 30 members to over 100 men and women dedicated to performing quality choral music at our two annual concerts. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of May 6, 2019
The Ensign Symphony & Chorus fills a unique space in the panoramic performing arts scene of the Puget Sound region. Nearly 200 singers and instrumentalists perform a broad repertoire of joyous music in the tradition of the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, BBC Symphony Chorus and Westminster Symphonic Choir. Ensign’s mission is to bless and uplift audiences in the greater Puget Sound region through professional quality performances of inspiring sacred and secular music. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of April 29, 2019
Formed in 2013 as a south Snohomish County sister choir to the Cantabile Chamber Choir of Mount Vernon, reSound, a Northwest Chamber Ensemble, is a 12-voice auditioned chamber group that is choir-in-residence at Lynnwood’s Trinity Lutheran Church, with a real heart for social justice and projects that make a difference in our diverse community. reSound is directed by Dr. Stephen Marshall-Ward, who brings a passionate love of choral music and gifted leadership to this small but talented vocal ensemble. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of April 22, 2019
The Norwegian Male Chorus of Seattle was founded in 1889 -- the year of Washington's statehood -- and is the oldest continuously operating choral organization in Seattle.
Featured Member for the Week of April 15, 2019
Cantabile Chamber Choir is an auditioned twenty-person ensemble dedicated to continual growth in fine music-making. Our repertoire is an exciting mix of traditional choral works, appealing modern pieces, and innovative and enjoyable crossover works. The Skagit Valley, long known for tulips, is a thriving farming and arts community. Our music has supported the Valley through its challenges and celebrated its joys. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of April 8, 2019
Founded in 1991, Master Chorus Eastside began as a small, non-auditioned ensemble and has since grown into a polished, fully auditioned chorus and one of the premiere arts organizations on the Eastside. It is known for its innovative and imaginative programming, from its family-style "All-American Independence Celebration," featuring American music and historical tidbits, to large choral/orchestral works, a capella repertoire, multi-cultural explorations, and jazz and Broadway classics. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of April 1, 2019
Featured Member for the Week of March 25, 2019
The Rainier Chorale is a South King County community chorus featuring 80 voices. We are led by Artistic Director, Ron Bayer, a professor of music and Fine Arts Chair at Green River College. The Chorale presents three major programs per year and participates in other community events. For more information on our concerts or auditions, visit our website.
Featured Member for the Week of March 18, 2019
Emerald Ensemble is a professional chamber choir featuring the finest voices in the Seattle area conducted by Dr. Gary D. Cannon. We sing music of all periods and genres, with emphasis on classical choral repertoire. Beyond traditional concerts and recordings, we also bring music to locations where the arts rarely extend, such as schools, prisons, hospice care facilities, or homeless shelters. Our mission is to help all people through great choral music presented with passion and skill.
Featured Member for the Week of March 11, 2019
Since its inception, Opus 7 Vocal Ensemble has established a reputation for continually featuring a diverse range of new and rarely performed works, along with time-honored classics of choral literature. Formed in 1992 as a professional choral group by founding director Loren Pontén, Opus 7 specializes in 19th- through 21st-century a cappella choral music. As a resident ensemble of St. (Read More)