Visit a rehearsal
UPDATE FOR JANUARY 17: Rehearsal tonight is cancelled due to the icy weather conditions. See you next week!!
Pride of Portland Chorus rehearses every Wednesday evening at the Tigard Community Friends Church, 15800 SW Hall Blvd; Tigard, OR 97224 (click for Google directions). Guests are always welcome and we'd love for you to come and visit us! We suggest you first email us to make sure we are rehearsing in person, as sometimes we need to hold Zoom-only rehearsals; we can fill you in and make sure you have all the necessary information! Just click here to contact us and let us know you'd like to attend a rehearsals. Feel free to ask any other questions you may have, too.
We look forward to meeting you.
COVID POLICY: Pride of Portland asks members and guests who are feeling ill, or who have been exposed to any potentially contagious diseases, to respect your fellow members/guests and please stay home until you are better or any recommended quarantine period has expired. We encourage all our members and guests to follow their physician's recommendations for their personal well-being. The use of a mask during rehearsal is each individual's choice, depending on their level of comfort with the surroundings. If you have other questions, please contact us at [email protected]. (Dated 3/13/23)
Membership in Pride of Portland will change your life in ways you never imagined. First, Pride focuses on many aspects of self-improvement, especially these beginner skills:
- producing resonance
- learning articulation and intonation
- promoting breath support
- turning diphthongs
- securing and sustaining ring
- locking chords
- warming up your instrument
- learning choreography
- focusing on core work
- improving stamina
But superb vocal training and performance skill building are just the start. You will have the opportunity to become proficient in other areas, including:
leadership and communication
community awareness and support
training and coaching
You'll have access to the following learning tools:
- Websites with current news, competition info, and latest trends
- Learning tracks and sheet music for the hottest musical arrangements
- A library of training DVDs and audio CDs
- Magazines, newsletters, handouts, and marketing guides
- Webinars, podcasts and vodcasts
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