21st Century Chorale is a progressive, auditioned choral ensemble

for women that strives to be fresh and unpredictable, embracing modern compositions and composers even while remaining respectful and grateful to the classic choral tradition. We cherish our storied musical past and are excited about exploring new works.


Now in our fourth season under the enterprising and provocative direction of Martha Swisher, our goal is to create musical experiences of deeper meaning with humanistic themes that ring true for our audiences. Join us!

We’re capturing our sound for our website! 21st Century Chorale undertook a recording session in September at Greater Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church on Chicago’s south side. Made available by our board member and soprano, Karen Barbee-Dixon, who serves as assistant...

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21st Century Chorale  //  410 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 839 // Chicago, IL 60605

21st Century Chorale is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.