Richard Aude (Immediate Past President: Endowment/Scholarship/Foundation Planning) has participated as a member of the Detroit Concert Choir since 1996. He has traveled with the DCC for 5 international competitions and was a relatively new member when the choir won the prestigious "Choir of the World" title in Llangollen, Wales.

Dick has served as Vice President on the Detroit Performing Artists Board, leading the newly established Endowment Campaign. He was also active on the conductor search and development committees. Dick worked many years for American Axle Manufacturing in Detroit. He is now semi-retired and works for Delta Airlines. Dick is a founding member of the Lime Lake Choral Society in northern Michigan and maintains a particular interest in a cappella performance and close order harmony.



Dawn Surma

IT Manager

Dawn has been a member of the DCC since 1999 and is honored to be part of such an esteemed organization. Dawn developed the DCC website, and helps with all the technology aspects of the choir.


Bob Weig

Concert Logistics

Bob joined the Detroit Concert Choir in 1988. Bob leads the concert set up team and transports and stores the choir's risers and production equipment.


Live music returns - "Let Music Live!"

We are overjoyed to welcome you back with a complete season of concerts. We open our 35th season with Let Music Live!  on Sunday, October 24, 2021, 3:00 pm at Sweetest Heart of Mary Church, Detroit. Safety policies will be in place. Learn more.


Join our Circle of Friends

Keep the music alive! Join our Circle of Friends and make your gift to the DCC today! Your donation enables us to delight and enriches the lives of all who appreciate the magic of beautiful choral artistry. Together we make the music.


Community Outreach

In addition to our concert series, DCC enriches the cultural offerings for the city by singing for community events and by collaborating with fellow arts groups such as children's choirs, dance groups, young instrumentalists, and more!