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July 20, 2022 - 3:37pm

We are delighted to introduce our two new novice quartets who performed in this weekend's Summer Sizzler Novice Quartet Showcase!  The quartets are "Who New?"--tenor Ellen Totleben; lead Rachel Sigal; baritone Christine Godinez; and bass Karen Morrison--and "Thursday"--tenor Kathy Regalado; lead...

May 16, 2022 - 4:23pm

After being sidelined for two years, Verdugo Hills Chorus was once again delighted to host the 16th A Cappella Scholarship Festival (ACSF) this past Saturday. However, this year it was a video festival rather than live & in person. Baby steps, right?

Sixteen schools submitted two...

May 12, 2022 - 9:11pm

On May 11th, the Incomparable Italian Installation Team of Janice Kueppers and Chris Hinkley treated us to a very clever and funny ceremony inducting VHC’s new management team for 2022-23. Congratulations to Sweet Adelines of the Year, Pat Richards Vincen...

May 1, 2022 - 12:11pm

Verdugo Hill Chorus was privileged, proud, and delighted to walk—and SING(!)—at the #PanCanPurpleStride at the Los Angeles Zoo on April 30th.  With a big boost from Gail Santanostasi Strohmeyer, our “Harmony Heals” team raised more than $27,000 to support the work of the Pancreatic...

April 16, 2022 - 10:08am

Verdugo Hills Chorus is proud to announce that we won our regional chorus competition, held in Bakersfield on April 9th.  We were first in our division of mid-sized choruses, first overall, and most improved!  We are very grateful to all of our family and friends for their support for...

March 13, 2022 - 4:38pm

As we prepare for our regional chorus competition in April 2022, we have benefitted from the generosity of various Sweet Adelines’ luminaries that have come to coach us.  Ryan Heller, Dale Syverson, Kim Vaughn, and...

June 12, 2021 - 2:30pm

After 16 long months of only seeing each other online, Verdugo Hills Chorus members finally were able to get together in person!  What better way than to have a picnic!  There were many wonderful hugs, so much delight in each other’s company, and pure joy in SINGING together!

May 4, 2021 - 9:22am


Over the last year, Verdugo Hills Chorus has been unable to meet in person, but during this time, we have continued to learn music on our own and rehearse virtually. We meet each week via Zoom, and the technology exists (FINALLY) for us to sing together in real time over the internet....

May 2, 2021 - 5:15pm

Verdugo Hills Chorus is delighted and proud to announce that--along with the wonderful Jen Zucker--our Master Director, Tammy Ragsdale, was awarded Sequoia Pacifica Region 11’s most prestigious honor:  the Noteworthy Award.  That award is presented in appreciation and gratitude for distinguished...

December 10, 2020 - 11:18am

Verdugo Hills Chorus is very excited to have two new members!  Kathy Regalado is an experienced Sweet Adeline who will be a wonderful addition to our tenor section.  Judy Mellick is returning to Verdugo Hills and adding her voice to our lead section.  Their enthusiasm is contagious and we couldn...

November 10, 2020 - 9:18am


On October 28th, Verdugo celebrated our first Virtual Global Open House with a Halloween twist.  We had 16 guests!  And, while we weren’t able to give them the hugs they deserved, we’re sure they felt the warmth of welcome from the whole chorus.

Our costume contest was hilarious...

September 30, 2020 - 7:00pm

Christmas in September

What?  Why would we have a celebration 3 months in advance?

Well, during this...




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