COVID-19 Updates

We want to update you on our plans as they evolve during this global pandemic. First of all, we hope you are safe and find ways to make the best of this pause that we are experiencing. VocalEssence plans to release ways for you to continue to sing with us during this sobering time. Stay tuned to your email!

event cancelations

Because of the uncertainty of when we could reschedule the following events, we have decided to cancel them. Ticket buyers can click on the links below to let us know their ticket needs.

Event Postponement

  • VocalEssence Gala 2020: We have rescheduled this event for Sunday, October 4th at 4:30 PM at the Hilton in downtown Minneapolis. If you have purchased an individual ticket or a sponsorship for the event, your tickets have automatically been updated to the new date. If you have questions about your ticket, please contact Laura Holst at

Other Updates

  • Singer Auditions: Currently scheduled auditions in April and May are on hold; we are discussing alternative plans, including the possibility of holding virtual auditions. Check the VocalEssence audition website as plans progress.
  • Rehearsals: We are taking these on a week by week basis. We are currently offering virtual hangouts for singers so that they can continue to connect with one another.
  • Virtual Office: VocalEssence has now moved to a virtual office. If you need to get in touch with a staff member, please email them. Click here for a list of our staff emails.