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.

Auditions by appointment only.


Watch a video from "Grant us Peace: Music to heal the world."

Watch and enjoy "The Parting Glass" sung by the Detroit Concert Choir - March 2022. Directed by Michael A. Mitchell, Artistic Director. Presented In loving memory of Russell Yamazaki (1942-2022).


Thank you to our DCC@ Ford House Annual Auction Gala sponsors!

Thank you to all who made our 2023 Gala such a success! The setting was perfect and fun was had by all.  Special thanks to  our Event Sponsors.


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