The Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses ("GALA Choruses") is an international association of GLBT choruses founded in 1982. LGBT (also GLBT) is an initialism referring collectively to Lesbian, Gay, bisexual, and Transgender / transsexual For the musical composition see Chorale. A choir, chorale, or chorus is a Musical ensemble of Singers Year 1982 ( MCMLXXXII) was a Common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar) Its goal is to foster artistic and organizational development within its member choruses. The association includes almost 10,000 vocalists in over 100 associated choruses singing as male, female and mixed ensembles in a wide variety of styles. GALA Choruses produces a large festival every four years, in addition to a number of smaller annual workshops and conferences.
- 1983 - New York, New York
- 1986 - Minneapolis, Minnesota
- 1989 - Seattle, Washington
- 1992 - Denver, Colorado - over 3,400 delegates
- 1996 - Tampa, Florida - over 4,700 delegates
- 2000 - San Jose, California - over 4,700 delegates
- 2004 - Place des Arts, Montreal, Quebec - over 5,700 delegates
- 2008 - Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Miami, Florida
Notable member choruses
- Revisions and sourced additions are welcome. Year 1983 ( MCMLXXXIII) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar) The City of New York Year 1986 ( MCMLXXXVI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar) Year 1989 ( MCMLXXXIX) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar) Year 1992 ( MCMXCII) was a Leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar) The City and County of Denver (pronounced /ˈdɛnvɚ/ is the Capital and the most populous city of Colorado, in the United States Year 1996 ( MCMXCVI) was a Leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar) 2000 ( MM) was a Leap year that started on Saturday of the Common Era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. "MMIV" redirects here For the Modest Mouse album see " Baron von Bullshit Rides Again " Place des Arts is a major Performing arts centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Montreal, or Montréal in French ( pronounced in French, in English) is the largest city in the Canadian province of Quebec 2008 ( MMVIII) is the current year in accordance with the Gregorian calendar, a Leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, commonly called The Arsht Center, is Miami's largest Performing arts center and is located on Biscayne Boulevard
The following member choruses have articles on Wikipedia.
External links The Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus ( AGMC) is a nonprofit performing arts organization based in Atlanta Georgia. The Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus ( CGMC) is a choral organization in Chicago Illinois. Diverse Harmony is an American youth chorus based in Seattle, Washington. The Gay Men's Chorus of San Diego ( GMCSD) is a group of gay men and their friends who came together at the beginning of the 1990s The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington DC (GMCW is one of the oldest LGBT choral organizations in the United States The Lesbian/Gay Chorus of San Francisco (LGCSF was founded in January 1980 by Jon Reed Sims (1947-1984 One Voice Mixed Chorus ( OVMC) is a GLBTA choral organization in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-Saint Paul. The Phoenix Metropolitan Men's Chorus (PMMC began in 1991 as the Grand Canyon Men's Chorale The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus ( SFGMC) founded by gay-music pioneer Jon Reed Sims (1947-1984 was the world's first openly gay-identified choral organization and Seattle Men's Chorus founded in 1979 in Seattle Washington, bills itself as the largest community chorus in America, and the largest gay men's chorus in the world The Turtle Creek Chorale (TCC is an American men's chorus located in Dallas, Texas. The Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus (TCGMC is an award-winning Chorus that has built a solid reputation for musical excellence and adventuresome programming
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