Mission, Vision, and Values

VocalEssence Mission

VocalEssence champions choral music of all genres, celebrating the vocal experience through innovative performances, commissioning of new music, and engaging with diverse constituencies.

VocalEssence Vision

We transform lives by singing together, assuring a place for everyone’s voice.

We live out our artistic vision by:

  • Championing singing together
  • Engaging diverse constituencies
  • Creating innovative performance and learning experiences
  • Commissioning new music

VocalEssence Values

  • Ensuring a culture of excellence
  • Engaging people across race, culture, and age
  • Celebrating many traditions of music
  • Commissioning new works
  • Fostering a collaborative environment
  • Stewarding our resources

Strategic Plan

Read more about our plans in our 2018-2020 Strategic Plan.