Portland Scandinavian Chorus is…
Scandia Ladies’ Chorus & Scandinavian Men’s Chorus of Portland, Oregon

We are a friendly, mixed community chorus and enjoy celebrating culture by singing together in Nordic languages: Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, plus English sometimes too!

  • All are welcome, with and without Scandinavian heritage. Please come check us out and consider joining — no auditions, and knowledge of Scandinavian languages is not required to participate — native speakers are on hand to coach us on pronunciation.
  • 7-9 PM Monday Rehearsals —Mid-January to mid-May, mid-September to December. During the rehearsal seasons, first rehearsals and on the second Monday of every month, a delicious home-cooked soup, salad, and bread supper is served before rehearsal starting at 6 PM for $3.
  • Rehearsal Location: Finley-Sunset Hills, 6801 SW Sunset Hwy, Portland, OR 97225 a beautiful venue. Yes, it is a mortuary and we joke about that.
  • Contact us with any questions, or let us know if you intend to check us out!
Christmas Season 2017 — Join us!

Sun Dec 17

Portland Scandinavian Chorus Christmas Concert
Beautiful Christmas songs from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden in the native languages!
$10 suggested donation | 4 PM, Sunday, December 17, 2017
Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Road, Portland, OR 97223

Mon Dec 25

Swedish Christmas Service: Julotta
Free, 7 AM, December 25 First Immanuel Lutheran Church
1816 NW Irving Street, Portland, OR 97209

Sing with us in 2018!

We are a welcoming group that likes to laugh and enjoy making beautiful music together.

Mon Jan 8

First rehearsal of 2018 is the evening of Monday, January 8. Let us know you are coming and come check us out!

We ♥ Our Staff

Our director Vance Sele and accompanist Christopher Wilson are truly gifted professionals helping you sing better than ever, each with a great sense of humor.

We  Our Volunteers — Upcoming Opportunities

Your help is welcome with: liking our Facebook posts, acquiring donations for our spring concert raffle, and helping set up or break down for events, baking or selling bread, printing/posting fliers, and more. Non-singing volunteers are always welcome.

Contact Us Today

For more information on attending our performances, joining, volunteering, contributing donations, or if you have a question, please contact us.