“I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard…we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.”

―Malala Yousafzai

Upcoming Events

Interested in Joining the Detroit Women’s Chorus? – Fill out our DWC Interest Form if you are interested in joining, have questions, or want to get on our email list for updates!

Tiger’s Game National Anthem – August 18, 2023 – DWC will be performing the National Anthem at the Tiger’s Game v. the New York Yankees at Comerica Park.

2023-2024 Season Kick-Off Rehearsal – Tuesday, September 12, 2023 – 7-9 PM

Seventh Season 2023-2024:  Premiere of new works by Laura Nevitt and Emily Rogers, winners of the 2021 Composer Invitational

Past Events

Saturday, February 16, 2019: “Ain’t I A Woman?: Songs of Protest and Hope” Benefit Concert and Afterglow, St. John’s – St. Luke’s Church

Saturday, March 17, 2019: Women’s History Month performance with WISDOM poets at the Friends Auditorium, Detroit Public Library

Saturday, March 23, 2019: Second Annual “Finding Your Voice” Women’s Empowerment Conference, St. John’s – St. Luke’s Church

Saturday, May 4, 2019: Spring Concert and Fund Drive for Gleaners Community Food Bank. St. John’s – St. Luke’s Church

Monday, June 24, 2019: Detroit Women’s Chorus at Hugh Jackman: The Man, The Music, The Show in Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena


Sunday, July 14, 2019: Detroit Women’s Chorus, Detroit Community Yoga, and Salar Ansari at the Detroit Institute of Arts Rivera Court, Concert of Colors Diversity Festival

Saturday, November 23, 2019: “Someday: Social Impact from Malala to Motown” Benefit Concert and Afterglow

Saturday, February 8, 2020: Third Annual Finding Your Voice conference for women

Fall 2021: Premiere of “Ocean Body” co-created by Shara Nova and Helga Davis featuring the Detroit Women’s Chorus. Find out more here.

Friday, April 15, 2022: “Stardust: Songs of Community, Healing, and Hope” Virtual concert and Spring Fundraiser – filmed and released on YouTube

Saturday, November 19, 2022: “Let the Circle Be Unbroken: Songs of Action and Hope” Benefit Concert and Afterglow, Metropolitan Church of God in Detroit

Saturday, February 11, 2023: Fourth “Annual” Finding Your Voice conference with guest speaker, Dr. Jennifer Cresswell.

Saturday, May 6, 2023 – “Empowering Women: Songs of Motherhood, Sisterhood, and Friendship” – Spring Concert and Fund Drive for KRAT HOUSE OF ANGELS, Metropolitan Church of God in Detroit

Wednesday, May 10 at 7:30 PM – Detroit Women’s Chorus performs with Audra Kubat and Emily Rose on PBS – Detroit Performs Live from Marygrove

Photos by Doug Coombe

Header photo credit: Bob Hardin