Ancora is a nonprofit educational organization composed of treble singers who endeavor to improve and develop their vocal talents and music education. Members continue their commitment to musical excellence while building friendships and support among singers. Ancora performs outstanding choral music through a challenging program of rehearsals and concerts, and enriches the arts community by sharing exquisite music for treble voices with the public.

Ancora is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit organization in the state of Washington.

Ancora is Searching for a new Artistic Director!

Ancora Women's Choir is in need of a new Artistic Director!

We are so fortunate to have had 5 fruitful years working under the artistic direction of Freddie Coleman, for which we will be forever grateful. Looking ahead, we are eager to work with someone passionate about shaping women's voices across a broad range of musical genres.

If you’re an experienced choral conductor interested in working with adult singers to make exquisite music together and have fun along the way, please email us or click the button above.

For a full job description, interview information, and more, click here.

Applications received on or before July 14th will be given priority consideration.

Position Summary:

Desired Attributes & Qualifications:

  • 10 years of choral conducting experience

  • Ability to work with adult singers to ensure high quality sound, blend and overall vocal production

  • Knowledge of choral techniques, vocal pedagogy, and a broad range of choral repertoire for treble voices

  • Interest in learning new repertoire, exploring treble works from various musical eras

  • Desire to work with a member-run adult choir

Desired Start Date: Mid-August; September 1st at the latest.

To Apply: Please submit the following to

  • A cover letter clearly describing your professional goals and interest for the position

  • Resume

  • Video and/or audio samples of your conducting or choral work (YouTube links preferred)

  • A list of at least 2 references with phone and email contacts, along with a description of your relationship to the referrer

We look forward to hearing from you!

More Events Coming Soon!

Unfortunately, due to COVID 19, the Seattle Sings Festival in May 2022 was canceled.

We hope to be able to perform for Seattle Sings when it resumes in October 2022. Keep in touch by signing up for our email list!