We will hold auditions this January 23rd, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Come to 50 Broadway, (near Rector St.), second floor, and go down the hall to the right.
Audtionees: Please come prepared with a song of your choice to sing a cappella. There will also be a simple vocal exercise and brief memory piece.
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275 7th Avenue, Suite 1800
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We were part of a gala celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Trinity Baptist Church in Brooklyn on
View and listen to part of the performance.
Our May 2013 Gala Concert
with Jana Ballard, Conductor
and Dennis Nelson, Accompanist
at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center was a great success!
See some pictures on our performances page
Labor Chorus on the radio!
A great story on NPR by reporter Margot Adler.
Go here to read the transcript and hear the 6-minute broadcast.
Chorus gets great coverage in the
LOS ANGELES TIMES! GO TO THE L.A.TIMES ARTICLE
... and in Labor Notes
GO TO THE LABOR NOTES ARTICLE
... and the LA Times article was reprinted in Long Island's Newsday
GO TO THE NEWSDAY ARTICLE
Overflow crowd at our May concert at Peoples' Voice Café
This annual event continues to be great fun. During the break, we shared a preview of a DVD of our trip to Cuba in April, 2011. For more pictures, click here.
"mini-concert" in midtown Manhattan
The chorus was invited to sing in the atrium of the MetLife building in midtown Manhattan on December 8, 2011. To see video clips, click on one of these links.
A week in Cuba!
For a snapshot of our week, check out coverage from the Havana Times , with lots of photos. More pictures here
See the New York Timescoverage
Supporting locked-out "singing servers" at Ellen's Stardust Diner, midtown Manhattan, Nov. 2016
In the Climate March, New York City, Sept. 21, 2014
Pete Seeger at the Clearwater Festival, June 2007
To see a photo display of some of the Chorus's recent labor support activities, click here.
On the picket line with Legal Services strikers, June 20, 2013 Supporting striking school bus drivers, Feb. 6, 2013 Performing in the MetLife atrium, Dec.7, 2015 Picketing and singing with locked-out Con Ed workers, July 10th, 2012 Marching in the New York City Labor Day parade, Sept. 10, 2011 Performing at the benefit for labor troubador Anne Feeney, May 13, 2011
Photo credit: Joel Simpson Performing in John Lennon Park, Havana, Cuba, on our week-long visit in April, 2011
Photo credit: Havana Times (Part of) the chorus at our winter concert, 2010
Photo credit: LEFTNEXTNOTES / BUD KOROTZER Chorus members and friends at the One Nation demonstration, Washington, DC, October 2, 2010. We sounded especially good on the DC metro! Marching and performing at the United for Peace & Justice March and Rally Against the US War in Iraq in Manhattan.
Labor Chorus and Welsh Choir performing together in Manhattan.
Photo by Alice Berger.
Marching and performing at the United for Peace & Justice March and Rally Against the US War in Iraq in Manhattan. Singing our hearts out at the 8th Gala Benefit Concert on June 16, 2007.New York City Labor Chorus Gala Benefit Concert.