ABOUT THE CHORUS
A New Chamber Chorus in Oakland, CA
AfterGlow Chorus is a fun-loving group of experienced, highly-skilled singers from a variety of musical backgrounds. Many of the singers have studied music at a conservatory or sung in choirs and other vocal ensembles in college. This select, auditioned group of 24 singers has come together to perform a broad range of pieces across genres at the a high level of musicianship and quality.
Some of the group's singers are active, professional musicians. Other vocalists of the chorus are music teachers or church musicians, while still other singers are passionate amateur musicians with daytime careers in other professions. All are enthusiastic in the pursuit of making fun, joyful music together through the unique pleasure that only comes with singing in harmony.
Our singers are drawn not only from Oakland but throughout the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area. Many live or work in and around Oakland (e.g., Piedmont, Alameda, Emeryville, Orinda, Lafayette, Moraga, Walnut Creek, Richmond, Berkeley, and Albany). Several singers also live in San Francisco.
Our goal is to tap into the joy within us by singing beautiful music of all genres that is emotionally meaningful.
Auditions are currently being held for experienced, talented singers looking for to join a high-quality, advanced chamber choir that also knows how to to have fun!