The Chinook Winds Show Chorus was Chartered in May 8 1956 as the Calgary Chapter of Sweet Adelines Inc. It was first directed by Alan Fraser and had its first public performance at the Jubilee Auditorium Annual Carol Festival with a motto to Harmonize the World.
Twenty Five years later the Chinook Winds Chapter from Region #13 became proud of the new Region #26 and supported it musically and personally. On With the New.
The Chinook Winds Show Chorus is an award-winning group of singers from all walks of life that have one thing in common - we LOVE to SING!! We are comprised of women of various ages and experiences. We all work together to achieve a common goal of making the best, most joyful sound possible! None of us are professionals, and we are proud to support any newcomers in their pursuit of this great hobby of ours!
Today the Chinook Winds Show Chorus is moving Onward and Upward!
The evolution of our name:
1956: Calgary Chapter of Sweet Adelines Inc.
1961: Chinook Winds Chapter
2004: Chinook Winds Show Chorus
Our Chorus "The Chinook Winds Show Chorus" is comprised of enthusiastic singers and performers that love to share their music. We are very proud that we have been winning hearts and awards for over 60 years! We love to sing and it shows! We invite you to get to know our Chorus and come hear us live and in person!
Mission Statement: We are a caring, community-minded group of female singers, focused on the musical art form of four part a capella harmony with each individual dedicated to chorus unity through education, competition and performance.
Vision Statement: Chinook Winds Show Chorus is a vivacious and dynamic team! We celebrate our ongoing musical success achieved through the outstanding commitment of our brilliant members.