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 January 21, 2019
The South Sound Classical Choir is made up of about 55 community members from Puyallup, Tacoma and surrounding South Puget Sound areas who love to sing a diverse musical repertoire that includes classical music from Renaissance to modern periods. We were honored with an invitation to participate in a performance of Ola Gjeilo's compositions at Carnegie Hall on April 15, 2018! Weekly rehearsals for our Spring concert season begin the second Monday of January at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma from 7 to 9 pm. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of January 14, 2019
The Cascade Foothills Chorale is a non-audition adult choir which began as a group of community members who gathered to provide music at the 1976 Bi-Centennial celebration of a local church. The group began as BECCO (Buckley, Enumclaw Community Choral Organization) and was later called Northwest ECCO (Enumclaw Community Choral Organization). Now known as Cascade Foothills Chorale (CFC), the chorus continues a strong sense of tradition and community. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of January 7, 2019
Founded in the fall of 2001, Northwest Repertory Singers (NWRS) is a premier vocal ensemble whose mission is to enrich and educate through the presentation of creative choral repertoire performed at the highest artistic level. NWRS has quickly become one of the Puget Sound region’s most revered choral ensembles. They sponsored the Rolling Requiem in 2002 to commemorate the first anniversary of September 11, presenting Mozart’s Requiem to a capacity audience at Mason United Methodist Church. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of December 31, 2018
Vocalise is a newly formed Women's Ensemble dedicated to performing and recording music by living composers.
Featured Member for the Week of December 24, 2018
Engage your enthusiasm for singing and discover a like-minded musical community in the middle of the workday.
Eastside Midday Singers is a non-auditioned, year-round, mixed-voice choral group singing together for fun, a passion for music, and continuing musical education. Concert seasons trend toward "light and lively" with artistic depth. Over time, music from all musical genre, eras, and cultures will be included. 3 concert seasons/calendar year.
Featured Member for the Week of December 17, 2018
With over 100 auditioned singers, Kirkland Choral Society is one of the premier symphonic choral groups in the Puget Sound area. Now in its 20th season under Artistic Director Dr. Glenn Gregg, and its 30th season overall, the Choral Society's repertoire emphasizes the great masterworks for chorus and orchestra, but also includes a wide variety of repertoire, including fine works by the leading composers of our day. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of December 10, 2018
We support, through study and public performance, the highest standard of choral art. We perform traditional, culturally diverse, and new choral works. We encourage wider participation in singing, through educational outreach.
Featured Member for the Week of December 3, 2018
Seattle-based women’s chamber choir Ancora performs music both adventurous and traditional, highlighting the beauty and mystique of the female voice. With two recordings available, Ancora has an active concert season, performing throughout the Seattle region with a minimum of two full concerts per year. Other performances have included Northwest Folklife, the Leavenworth tree lighting, and the popular Figgy Pudding caroling competition, which the choir has won twice. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of November 26, 2018
The Sno-King Community Chorale is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is: "SINGERS UNITED TO UPLIFT THE PUBLIC SPIRIT THROUGH INSPIRED CHORAL PERFORMANCE" Under the direction of Dustin Willetts, the Chorale is a non-audition choir which is open to anyone who shares our vision to grow musically. How to Join: We are a non-audition choir. Our season comprises of 3 quarters starting in September, January and April, and you may register at the start of any quarter. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of November 19, 2018
The Gesangverein Arion's purpose is to nurture and promote German choral singing. To reach this goal, the choir holds regular rehearsals (Monday nights), presents concerts (Fall and Spring) and places itself in service to the public. The Organization is non-partisan and neutral with regard to religion. Rehearsals and concerts are held at the German House on First Hill in Seattle, 613 - 9th Ave. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of November 12, 2018
The Evergreen Women's Chorale is a non-auditioned women's choir existing to provide a place for women to gather, sing together and connect through the love of making music. Rehearsals are once a week on Tuesday evenings at Panther Lake Community Church in Kent and performances are during December and May/June.
Featured Member for the Week of November 5, 2018
What do you get when you bring together a bunch of people who love to sing and have fun at the same time? When your mission is to create the community we want to see in the world? When you reach out to audiences who are looking for something missing in Seattle’s choral offerings? When you reach out to communities who need some joy? Well, you get Joyful! Noise.
Featured Member for the Week of October 29, 2018
Founded in 1989, the Magnolia Chorale is a community of dedicated singers who share a passion for the joyful and inspiring influence of music. Each member brings intense personal commitment to all phases of participation--rehearsals, fund-raising, and artistic development. The Chorale is a community in every sense of the word, and we have fun, work hard, and enjoy the spirit of music and camaraderie together. We perform two concert series annually during the first weekends in May and December.
Featured Member for the Week of October 22, 2018
We are a unique group, founded by the late Margriet Tindemans in 1990, open to all women in the Seattle area, presenting an opportunity to sing in a friendly and supportive environment. We are one of the few choirs in the United States to specialize in medieval repetoire, a less familiar but very beautiful body of music, spanning 400 years (1100-1500 C.E.). Choir members come from all walks of life and ages, and many have sung with the choir for more than a decade. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of October 15, 2018
Mission: Bellevue Chamber Chorus exists to enhance the community’s enjoyment and understanding of the choral arts by communicating the beauty of music. Bellevue Chamber Chorus, founded in 1984, performs three major concerts each season, encompassing a variety of choral literature from the classical standards and contemporary works to “world music”, Broadway hits, and vocal jazz. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of October 8, 2018
The Seattle Labor Chorus was formed in March, 1997 for a performance at the Northwest Folklife Festival with Pete Seeger and several other well-known folksingers. Since then, the chorus has performed for the King County Labor Council, Washington State Labor Council, and many local unions, as well as in concert with folk musician Charlie King. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of October 1, 2018
The Federal Way Chorale is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to provide musical and performance excellence; with passion and enthusiasm we strive to provide the culturally diverse community of the Puget Sound region an inspirational musical experience. Through diversity of repertoire we continue to educate our audience through our music and be an integral and active member in the cultural life of our community at large. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of September 24, 2018
The Offbeats Vocal Jazz Ensemble is an 17-member group of men and women who perform high-caliber vocal jazz arrangements in a variety of styles written for up to eight parts. With internationally acclaimed Seattle jazz vocalist Kelley Johnson as musical director, the group strives towards excellence in musicality and performance. Accompanied by Seattle’s top jazz musicians, the Offbeats perform with a professional rhythm section led by accomplished jazz pianist, John Hansen. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of September 17, 2018
Columbia Choirs of Metropolitan Seattle is an international award-winning, community based family of choirs, training singers kindergarten through adult. Since 1984, we have been bringing singers together for high quality musical training and exciting performance opportunities regionally, nationally and internationally. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of September 10, 2018
Northern Sound Choirs was formed in 2010 by former students of Stuart Hunt. His passion for Choral Arts left a legacy with these, now grown students. Currently, Northern Sound Choirs is comprised of a Girls Choir, on hiatus, and "Sonus Boreal," Snohomish County's Premiere Women's Choir.
Auditions are held for each season (winter/Christmas and spring).
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