Our mission is to enrich and inspire a broad community through music.
The Boulder Chorale is recognized as a premier choral community.
Musical Excellence: We are dedicated to the pursuit of musical excellence.
- Singers are motivated to give their best effort and are proud of their participation.
- Audience members are transported by the musicality, artistry, and unity of sound and inspired by our programming.
- Our choirs receive praise and excellent reviews and are sought out for collaborative performances
Education: We educate on the creation, production, and appreciation of music.
- Every rehearsal is a lesson and each concert feels like a personal recital; singers take ownership and feel joy in their accomplishments.
- Audience members learn about the music in an active way and are encouraged on their path to appreciate music.
Community: We strive to be representative of the community and enhance it through performances and outreach initiatives.
- Each singer feels welcomed, engaged, respected, and connected.
- We contribute to the musical landscape in Boulder and beyond through accessible performances and participation in community events.
Collaboration: We engage in artistic collaborations and partnerships.
- We work with a wide variety of organizations including those that are not music based.
- Our audience grows because of our unique collaborations.
- Musicians and organizations are eager to work with us because of our reputation.
Solidarity: Our members respect and take pride in each other, the music, and all ensembles of the Boulder Chorale.
- Our internal community – singers, parents, staff, board members, and volunteers – know each other, care about each other, have common goals, and are invested in the organization’s success.
- Singers value the diversity of our choirs and programming, including those in which they do not directly participate.
- We are recognized as a diverse and welcoming group.
Vitality: We are committed to the success and vitality of the Boulder Chorale.
- We are a fiscally responsible, financially stable organization with the resources to take risks on adventurous programming within our mission.
- Our internal community contributes to and benefits from the success of the Boulder Chorale.
- We attract, recruit, and develop singers, board members, staff, and volunteers of all ages.