DeKalb Choral Guild is a dynamic choir in the metro Atlanta area, celebrating over 38 years of harmony, community and music making.
Click HERE to learn about this year's Georgia Young Composers Festival Finalists
The DeKalb Choral Guild in the community:
at our monthly "Sing a long with the DCG" with the guests at Plymouth Harbor Respite Care. Second Thursdays.
at the Avondale tree lighting, dressed festively and singing with other community members.
Catmas caroling for the benefit of cats and patrons of Second Life store in Avondale
What's in Store for Season 38 and the DeKalb Choral Guild
March 5, 2016 7:30pm Georgia Connections Concert featuring established and emerging GA composers, First Baptist Church of Avondale Estates.
May 14, 2016 7:30pm Mystics and Music-Settings of Rumi and Hafez and other mystics of many cultures, St Bart's Episcopal Church, LaVista Rd Atlanta. A reception will follow the concert.
Thank You to Season 38's Super Supporter!
This year's super supporter is Anonymous. Anonymous gave us a very generous donation and we are very, very grateful. We do what we do out of love of music and love for our community. We appreciate others partnering with us in our mission.Go to our BLOG to read some inspiring words from Gerald Robison on giving. If it inspires you, click the donate now button on the right sidebar to give.
Our NEXT CONCERT
Sat. March 5th, 2016
-featuring the works by established and emerging Georgia composers
Composers of the state of Georgia will be featured in this concert. The emerging composers' work will be those of the finalists of our Georgia Young Composers Festival competition. The student composers will be present at this concert and the student finalists will be questioned by judges. The GYCF winners will be anounced at the concert. A reception will follow.
This year the DeKalb Choral Guild will once again be hosting the Georgia Young Composers Festival. This will be our fourth GYCF, and each event has been very successful. This is a marvelous opportunity for young composers to have their pieces performed by an accomplished chorus, get valuable feedback on their work, and build their resumes. There are three cash prizes: one $250 award for high school students, one $500 award for undergraduates, and one $1,000 award for graduate
Read our latest Blog post about how we are becoming a more compassionate chorus.
We are an official Arts partner of the Charter for Compassion. We feel that our mission to enrich our community through excellent choral music is in harnonious alignment with a commitment to encourage our world to be more compassionate and less caustic and fragmented. Music brings people to together to share concerns, joys and sorrows. Making and experiencing choral music is an act of collaboration. Our concerts are dialouges that are meant to start and continue conversations and to encourage hopeful action. Click below to donate to the DeKalb Choral Guild.
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