About Our Mission:

To foster increased recognition, understanding, and acceptance of GLBT person through music and social awareness.

Voices Raised, Lives Changed

The Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus was formed in 1990 and maintains the vision of its founding members to foster increased recognition, understanding and acceptance of gay men, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender persons.

The Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus is a non-auditioned chorus open to all people regardless of vocal talent, musical abilities, race, gender, religion, age, physical abilities, sexual orientation, sexual identity, or economic means.

The members of the Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus are equally dedicated to performing vocal music of the highest quality for its audiences and to maintaining an atmosphere of camaraderie, support and respect for its diverse members. As a performing arts group, the Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus strives to enrich and to entertain its diverse audience through varied concerts and other performances comprised of a range of vocal, musical, theatrical and dance presentations.

The Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus creates innovative, entertaining and provocative performances that enhance the contribution of the arts in the Columbus and Central Ohio communities and that honor, preserve and expand the artistry of the all-male chorus.

In selecting accessible venues and providing ASL interpreters for its concert season, the Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus endeavors to perform and entertain all people. The Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus has created and may create other ensembles under the direction of the of the Artistic Staff that can perform, entertain and provide outreach to new audiences.

Voices Raised, Lives Changed