Mission and Vision

"Music takes you there." - Gordon Nelson

“Gordon Nelson makes music with the Detroit Concert Choir that one simply listens to. There is a feeling for sound, melody, meter, effect, and spiritual presence, there is spirit and soul.”  Artistic Jury - Spittal an der Drau International Choral Contest.

The Detroit Concert Choir (DCC) is Detroit’s international award-winning vocal ensemble. Honored as CHOIR OF THE WORLD, this ensemble is celebrated for exceptional programming and distinctive performances.

As a community-supported choir and registered non-profit organization in the State of Michigan, the Detroit Concert Choir provides organizational and financial information to its funders and the public. The Detroit Concert Choir is an activity of the Detroit Performing Artists, Inc., a 501(c) 3 tax-exempt organization.

 Below is a listing of international competitions, honors, and awards.

Thank you for your interest in the DCC. Auditions for the 2020-2021 season are currently closed.

Our 34th Season

Welcome to our 34th season, "Just Sing!" We've planned a series of virtual performances so you can enjoy the DCC from home! We're sharing music with friends on our Facebook page,  YouTube Channel, and Instagram.


Join our Circle of Friends

Keep the music alive! Join our Circle of Friends and make your gift to the DCC today! Your donation enables us to delight and enriches the lives of all who appreciate the magic of beautiful choral artistry. Together we make the music.


Community Outreach

In addition to our concert series, DCC enriches the cultural offerings for the city by singing for community events and by collaborating with fellow arts groups such as children's choirs, dance groups, young instrumentalists, and more!