Portland Scandinavian Chorus is…Scandia Ladies’ Chorus & Scandinavian Men’s Chorus of Portland
We are a friendly, mixed community chorus in Oregon and enjoy celebrating culture by singing together in languages of the Scandinavian countries: Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish; plus English!
All are welcome. Please come check us out and consider joining — no auditions, native speakers help us with pronunciation, first year is free.
Spring Season 2017 — Join us!
7-9 PM Monday Rehearsals — January-May. 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. Finley-Sunset Hills, 6801 SW Sunset Hwy, Portland, OR 97225 a beautiful rehearsal venue. Yes, it is a mortuary and we joke about that.
Finnish/Swedish Spring Bonfire
Walpurgis Night or Vappu or Valborgsmässoafton
Sunday, April 30 — Come join the fun starting at 7 PM: snacks, sima and punch, varm korv (hot dogs), and sweets, plus a beautiful bonfire! — Free. Location TBA.
Norwegian Constitution Day Celebration: Syttende Mai
Saturday, May 20, late afternoon/early evening — This is a fun annual celebration, performance in the main ballroom. — Free! Norse Hall, 111 N.E. 11th, Portland, OR 97232
Portland Scandinavian Chorus — Spring Concert & Silent Auction
Sunday May 21 — Silent Auction: 2 PM, Concert: 4 PM — Win big at our annual Silent Auction and help us pay our director, accompanist, rehearsal space rental, and buy new music. We will also sing our hearts out for you in six languages. Free to attend, donations welcome! Bethany Presbyterian, 15505 NW Springville Rd, Portland, OR 97229
Portland Annual Scandinavian Midsummer Festival
Saturday, June 10 — 11 AM – 6 PM — Welcome summertime with us at this joyous outdoor event. Adults $7, Seniors/Students $6, Family (2 adults, 2 kids) $15, FREE for Kids Under 12 and performers. Performance time: 12:30-1 PM on main (south) stage. Oaks Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way Portland, OR 97202
Contact Us Today
For more information on joining, attending our performances, volunteering, contributing donations, or if you have a question, please contact us.