You are here

Meet Our Youth

The first North American LGBT youth chorus was formed in Vancouver British Columbus in 2001. Glass Youth Choir is not currently performing but here is a list of current GALA Youth Choruses.

Bridging Voices LGBTQ and ALLIED Youth Chorus
Portland, OR
Founded 2013
E-mail: info [at]

Diverse Harmony
Seattle, WA
Founded 2002
E-mail: info [at]

GenOUT Chorus
Washington, DC
Founded 2015
E-mail: cpheins [at]

Major Minors
Nashville, TN
Founded 2017
E-mail: majorminors [at]

Omaggio Youth Chorus
Phoenix, AZ
Founded 2012
E-mail: artisticdirector [at]

SingOUTKC: Pride Youth Chorus
Kansas City, MO
Founded 2019
E-mail: info [at]

THEM Youth Ensemble
Tucson, AZ
Founded 2018
E-mail: youth [at]

Youth Pride Chorus
New York, NY
Founded 2003
E-mail: youth [at]

Meet Our Youth

Statistics from PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
  • 97% of all high school students hear anti-gay slurs daily
  • 40% of GLBT students have never seen anyone intervene in anti-gay harassment
  • GLBT youth are five times more likely to skip school because they are feeling unsafe on route to or at school
  • One out of four youth that comes out to his/her parents is kicked out of the home