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 10, 2022
Our Mission: Northwest Girlchoir transforms the lives of girls and young women through outstanding music education, dynamic choral performances, and an enduring community. Our Vision: A world where everyone is transformed by the beauty of choral music and the power of women's voices. Since 1972, Northwest Girlchoir has inspired thousands of girls, families and audiences around the Puget Sound and around the world. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of January 3, 2022
Puget Soundworks is an all-gender, LGBTQ-friendly chorus serving the Greater Puget Sound Region. We are an inclusive singing community where all people's voices are heard through energizing performance and social action.
Learn more about the chorus and listen to our music at pugetsoundworks.org.
Featured Member for the Week of December 27, 2021
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 December 20, 2021
The Market Street Singers is a choral ensemble in Ballard that builds connections within diverse communities. Celebrating the joy of choral music among singers and listeners, we aspire to cultivate neighborhood pride with choral arts that are truly community identified. We are a non-audition community ensemble that values musical excellence and public outreach. We recognize that singing builds communities and brings us and our audiences great joy. We want to share this joy limitlessly with the wider world around us. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of December 13, 2021
Bellevue Youth Choirs offer unmatched musicianship training, inspired performances, and a joyful, spirited community for youth.
Choristers learn musicianship, vocal technique, performance skills, and participate in MainStage concerts, outreach and community events, and collaborations with the finest musicians and choral groups.
The auditioned choirs participate in regional choral festivals, tours, and outreach performances.
Featured Member for the Week of December 6, 2021
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 November 29, 2021
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 November 22, 2021
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 November 15, 2021
The Kulshan Chorus of Bellingham, WA is a community choir committed to music education and spirited performances, celebrating the common bonds of humanity through music. Performing since 1987, the intergenerational, secular and multicultural Kulshan Chorus draws on music from America’s vast cultural roots including a range of styles and origins. The chorus' repertoire spans American folk classics to world music; well-known choral works to new premiers. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of November 8, 2021
Seattle Children's Chorus is a choral arts organization dedicated to fostering musical excellence in the development of young singers. Founded in 1989 by artistic director, Kris Mason, the Chorus offers a quality, performance-based vocal education and selects repertoire of highest caliber from all genres of choral music with a special emphasis on sacred literature. SCC offers six levels of instruction. Poco a Poco is SCC's early music education and appreciation program for boys and girls ages 3-6. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of November 1, 2021
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 25, 2021
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 October 18, 2021
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 October 11, 2021
The City Cantabile Choir, founded in 1981 by Frederick N West, is a non-profit choral group that performs a diverse selection of classical, contemporary, original, and ethnic music (such as Andean, Celtic, Gospel and Baroque ensembles) to promote cultural unity and environmental awareness. We have partnered with other advocacy groups for almost 20 years to celebrate our region's iconic orca whales with our annual San Juan OrcaSing.
Featured Member for the Week of October 4, 2021
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 September 27, 2021
Harmonia (until recently known as "Orchestra Seattle | Seattle Chamber Singers") is a vocal-instrumental ensemble unique among Pacific Northwest musical organizations, combining a 70-member orchestra with a 55-voice chorus to perform oratorio masterworks alongside symphonic and a cappella repertoire, world premieres and chamber music. An average Harmonia season includes two performances of Handel's Messiah (unabridged), a major Bach oratorio, and at least 2 other major choral-orchestral works, often world premieres. (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of September 20, 2021
The mission of the Seattle Peace Chorus (SPC) is to communicate through music the desire for a just and peaceful world; to consistently present SPC’s message through choral excellence and nonviolent activism; to celebrate life in all its diversity; to build and sustain harmonious relationships and cultural bridges locally and globally. The Seattle Peace Chorus was founded in 1983 under the leadership of Helen Lauritzen (SPC Director, 1983-2000). (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of September 13, 2021
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 September 6, 2021
The South Sound Classical Choir, under the auspices of the Valley Arts Society, a 501 (c)(3), is made up of about 60 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! (Read More)
Featured Member for the Week of August 30, 2021
Cora Voce (Chorus of Voices) is a Tacoma-based ensemble dedicated to sharing and performing high-quality choral music. Our mission is: to inspire, enrich and educate. Through our generous supporters, the Cora Voce supports young aspiring choral artists through college scholarships, and supports school music programs through program-building grants.