OUR MISSION: To present quality entertainment, provide an opportunity for wholesome social interaction for our members, and present a positive image of the gay community in New Hampshire.
The New Hampshire Gay Men’s Chorus is proud to announce the rollout of our beautiful new Chorus logo! This dramatic “majesty of mountain” image is the third logo in NHGMC’s 22-year history. Our 23rd fiscal year begins on July 1, 2020. Enjoy — and stay safe and healthy all. We love you, and we’ll all meet again.
A Letter to our friends and fans from our President:
PERFORMANCES CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Dear friends: Due to our desire to protect the health and safety of our members and concert goers, and because of the public-assembly and social-distancing restrictions caused by the COVID-19 virus, the NHGMC has canceled all performances until further notice. Thank you for your patience. Please check this page again. We hope you and yours are well and safe.
Our 20th Anniversary CD available for download and purchase online!
Now you can purchase and download. our amazing new 20th Anniverary CD on iTunes and Spotify! Take us home with you. NHGMC’s most popular songs professionally recorded, mixed, and mastered in a professional studio.
Thank you for making our 2019 Holiday Concert Series a great success!
Thank you to all our wonderful friends and fans for the large, enthusiastic turnouts for our smash-hit 22nd annual holiday concert series, Amid the Winter’s Snow, in Nashua, Portsmouth, Concord, and Manchester. Wonderful audiences!
NHGMC performed for Mental Health Awareness Month and two assisted living centers in May, 2019
As a service to our communities, the men of NHGMC performed a complimentary concert in Concord on Tuesday evening, May 7, 2019, at Concord Community Music School’s Recital Hall, to commemorate Mental Health Awareness Month – sponsored by Riverbend Community Mental Health, Inc.
NHGMC performed at the State House again for Governor Chris Sununu and the Executive Council
On Wednesday morning, April 17, 2019, the NHGMC performed several songs for Governor Chris Sununu and the Executive Council at the New Hampshire State House, Concord. In 2018, the NHGMC made history when the Chorus performed inside the Capitol building for the first time, at the Governor’s personal invitation. Thank you, Governor Sununu.
NHGMC performed at Congressman Chris Pappas’s swearing-in ceremony
On January 5, 2019, our Chorus sang the National Anthem and other inspirational songs at Congressman Chris Pappas’s swearing-in ceremony – at the Congressman’s personal invitation. The event was held at Mr. Pappas’s alma mater, Manchester Central High School. Thank you, Congressman.
NHGMC in 2018 sang for Governor Sununu and Exec Council in a first historic performance inside the New Hampshire Capitol
Old New Hampshire, Old New Hampshire
Old New Hampshire Grand and Great
We will sing of Old New Hampshire,
Of the dear old Granite State!
Thank you, Governor Sununu and Council, for your Commendation in 2018 honoring NHGMC on its 20th Anniversary
Last year, His Excellency, New Hampshire Governor Christopher T. Sununu, bestowed upon NHGMC a Governor’s Commendation, honoring the New Hampshire Gay Men’s Chorus on the occasion of our 20th Anniversary and for “bringing the joy of music to the citizens of New Hampshire in communities across the state.”
NHGMC, for the first time in its history, sang the National Anthem at Fenway Park for Boston Red Sox!
It was a night to remember — our Chorus, for the first time in its history, belting out the National Anthem at Fenway Park on June 9, 2017, to open the Boston Pride Night baseball game against the Detroit Tigers. And the Sox came from behind to win! An exciting new milestone for NHGMC as well as a dream come true. Thanks to the Red Sox organization for inviting us. Thanks to our friends and fans for your support and all the compliments.
NHGMC featured on NH Chronicle – Channel 9 WMUR-TV
In December, 2018, WMUR-TV’s award-winning “New Hampshire Chronicle” re-aired a delightful feature story on the NH Gay Men’s Chorus and our 2016 holiday concert series, “Holiday Music to Warm the Heart.” The Chronicle TV crew had interviewed many members and a few of our performances. WMUR’s description of the story: “Singing out love and holiday cheer … For 19 years The New Hampshire Gay Men’s Chorus has been sharing their voices, music, and message of acceptance and love with the people of New Hampshire.” The story originally aired on December 16, 2016.
NHGMC made history in 2016 performing on live, national television for Presidential candidates rally
It ranks as one of the most wonderful moments in the history of NHGMC. On February 5, 2016, our men belted out the national anthem and God Bless America on live, national television — broadcast on C-SPAN from the Verizon Arena at the Democratic Party’s McIntyre-Shaheen 100 Club Celebration, featuring speeches by candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, as well as Governors Hassan and Lynch, Senator Shaheen, and other dignitaries. Thank you NHDP for the invitation to sing at your event. Thanks also to all in attendance and all who watched on television. We were so touched by your applause, praises, and kind words. Watch our guys in this C-SPAN video perform at this event. Never in our 19-year history have we experienced anything quite like it. Enjoy.