Friends of the Chorale

The National Chorale is New York City’s premier professional choral organization. Founded in 1967 by Martin Josman, it is the only professional company to have established and maintained 48 seasons of choral/orchestral concert series in a major New York concert hall at Lincoln Center with additional concerts at Carnegie Hall.



Your support will enable the Chorale to continue:
Its tradition of excellence in performance.

The Chorale’s 48-year tradition of adventurous programming for New York City concert-goers.

The annual Handel’s Messiah Sing-In, the nation’s most popular Holiday Season community singing event.

The Chorale’s nationally recognized Vocal Music Education Programs in New York area schools.

The company’s unique annual elementary, middle and high school choral music festivals involving thousands of young singers.

To provide free and low-priced concert tickets to students and other culturally underserved New York City residences.

Your gift of $25 to $10,000 or more will support the many programs of New York’s finest professional choral organization, and you will receive a wide range of Friends’ Benefits in appreciation of your contribution.

Rewards of Friends’ membership grow with each level of giving. Your support enables the Chorale to bring the finest professional choral programs to New York audiences and to provide model vocal music education programs to thousands of New York City’s school children.