Membership is available to all greater Tucson area residents over the age of 17 who enjoy singing the great masterworks of the choral repertoire. Prior choral experience and the ability to read music is desirable. The ability to learn your music in a timely manner is of utmost importance.
Registration and First Rehearsal
Registration for the Spring 2019 season begins at 6:30 p.m., Monday, January 14, 2019, at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street, Tucson. We do not have auditions for new members, just show up! But before you come, all members, new and returning, need to fill out the online registration form below. This helps to streamline our registration process so you will not have to wait in line.
Please fill out each section of the registration form and press submit. Then, follow the link to pay your membership dues.
The first rehearsal will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 14. We will be singing “A Sea Symphony” by Ralph Vaughan Williams. The text is taken from Walt Whitman’s “Leaves of Grass”. Our concert will be on May 5.
Rehearsals are held each Monday evening, late August to early May, from 7:00 to 9:15 p.m. at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street, Tucson. There may be one or two extra Saturday rehearsals prior to each concert. A dress rehearsal is scheduled during the week of the performance (usually the night before).
Rehearsals for our Spring 2019 concert begin Monday, January 14.
Since the Chorale is supported almost entirely by donations from members and friends, dues (currently $170 per year or $90 per term inclusive of music and a practice CD) are required. Please see the Members Page for more details!
Once you’ve decided to join us, You can pay by check, cash or credit card at the first rehearsal, or pay online.
Scholarships are available. To inquire, please contact the President.
The required concert dress ensures that the Chorale as a group presents a uniform appearance. The TMC board now requires women to purchase concert dress from Formal Fashions in Tempe at an approximate cost of $60 to $70. More detailed information on ordering, cost, sizing and style will be available at the first rehearsal.
White long-sleeved dress shirt; black bowtie; black tuxedo (no tails), or black suit or dress slacks with suit coat/jacket; black socks and shoes. Note: Brown, gray, charcoal, or blue suits are not acceptable.
Long, black concert dress with ¾ sleeves and small, square neckline or the available separates– knit top (¾ sleeves and small, square neckline) with long skirt (flat front, elastic waistband with zipper) or palazzo pants.