Quick Facts

  • Executive Director: Richard Jung
  • Artistic Director: Bob Mensel
  • Principal Accompanist: Michael Barnes
  • Board Chair: Sheryl Anderson
  • Chorus President: Gary Coleman
  • Mission: The Portland Gay Men’s Chorus aspires to expand, redefine, and perfect the choral art through eclectic performances that honor and uplift the gay community and affirm the worth of all people.
  • Performance Venues: Kaul Auditorium, Newmark Theatre, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Theatre, The Old Church Concert Hall
  • Current number of singers: 150
  • Established in 1980, fourth oldest gay-identified chorus
  • Compact Discs Published: Sing & Swing the Season, On Broadway, BraveSouls & Dreamers, Holiday Serenade, Millennium Mosaic, Breaking the Silence
  • Founding member of GALA Choruses
  • Section 501(c)(3) (non-profit) organization