Held on Friday, July 12, the FREE Choral Carnival is designed to engage Festival delegates, as well as the broader Twin Cities’ community, in 45-60 minute rotating performances across downtown Minneapolis.

Open from 9am-10pm each day in MCC 101H, the Choral Cinema is your invitation to take a break from the hustle of Festival and enjoy some excellent videos featuring your favorite GALA Choruses!

Looking for repertoire that goes beyond typical gender stereotypes?

There are as many theories about warm-ups as there are conductors! Here are some helpful (and contrasting) thoughts from a few conductors.  You can find further resources at and

GALA Choruses uses Integra Planner to manage Festival registration. This is a step-by-step guide to registering your chorus or small group (ensemble.)

112 choirs are registered to perform for you at Festival 2024, and there is a waiting list for additional choir hoping to attend.

Chorus introduction videos are a great way to show folks at Festival and beyond who your chorus is!