Values, Mission, Vision

Core Values

  • Community: Connecting performers, audiences, community members, and partnering organizations.

  • Innovation: Developing a brighter future for choral music in the Northern Virginia area.

  • Diversity: Representing a multitude of perspectives in our music making and operations in order to better reflect our local community.

  • Excellence: Promoting the highest possible level of musicianship in order to present programming that inspires and enriches our audiences.

 

Mission Statement

Voce Chamber Singers is devoted to promoting, sustaining, and evolving the choral art form in our community through inspired performances. We present a variety of choral repertoire reaching across genres and cultures in order to instill in our community a deeper appreciation for the beauty of choral music.

 

Vision Statement

Voce Chamber Singers will further the art of choral music through professional-quality performances. We will be valued for our innovative and inclusive approach to outreach and leadership. We will continue to commission new choral works and facilitate musical collaborations to create an enduring legacy for the next generation of choral musicians.

 

HISTORY

Founded in 1989, Voce Chamber Singers has been hailed as "Northern Virginia's premier choral ensemble" by The Washington Post. Voce has performed at the Smithsonian Castle, The National Theatre, U.S. Botanic Gardens and Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts. Voce has been twice nominated for the Governor's Awards for the Arts in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and was honored at the Arts Council of Fairfax County's A Call to the Arts Celebration. Voce has been featured as a 'best bet' on WETA-TV's Around Town broadcast television program, and was the subject of a half-hour worldwide radio broadcast on Voice of America's Kaleidoscope radio program.