Mission and Vision

"Music takes you there." - Gordon Nelson

“Gordon Nelson makes music with the Detroit Concert Choir that one simply listens to. There is a feeling for sound, melody, meter, effect, and spiritual presence, there is spirit and soul.”  Artistic Jury - Spittal an der Drau International Choral Contest.

The Detroit Concert Choir (DCC) is Detroit’s international award-winning vocal ensemble. Honored as CHOIR OF THE WORLD, this ensemble is celebrated for exceptional programming and distinctive performances.

As a community-supported choir and registered non-profit organization in the State of Michigan, the Detroit Concert Choir provides organizational and financial information to its funders and the public. The Detroit Concert Choir is an activity of the Detroit Performing Artists, Inc., a 501(c) 3 tax-exempt organization.

 Below is a listing of international competitions, honors, and awards.

We're actively planning our 35th season, "Let Music Live!"

Join us for our May concert "Grant us Peace: Music to heal the world."

A message of hope, courage, and unity. Sunday, May 15th at 4:00 pm at Christ Church Grosse Pointe Farms. Buy ticketsProof of vaccination required at entry and masks are optional.


Our annual auction gala is back!

We're revved up for a special evening! You're invited to celebrate the DCC at Ford House. Friday, June 17 from 6:30-10:30 pm. Enjoy a silent and live auction with a three-course seated dinner. Reserve your seat today. This gala honors A. Paul and Carol C. Schaap.


You keep the music alive!
Make a donation today.

We're kicking off our spring fundraiser. Giving to the DCC is a meaningful and generous way to support choral excellence in Detroit. Every donation makes a difference. Thank you for your support. Give now.