Director: Dr. Wayne A. Barr | Phone: 334-727-8394 | Fax: 334-724-4655
The Tuskegee University "Golden Voices" Concert Choir (GVCC) was founded in 1886 by Booker T. Washington to lead vesper services and other campus events. In addition to weekly chapel services, it now serves as an ambassadorial organization to promote the rich heritage and legacy of Tuskegee University through choral music. The GVCC gained notariety with invitations to sing at notable venues such as Radio City Music Hall, The White House, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Constitution Hall, and it has made radio and television appearances on ABC, CBS and NBC. The GVCC was invited to sing with Grammy Award Winning singer/songwriter John Legend and Common in celebration of the release of the movie Selma. The much sought-after Choir continues its performance tours throughout the country. The Choir is under the direction of Dr. Wayne Anthony Barr and accompanied by Dr. Walter C. Bragg. If you would like to sponsor the "Golden Voices" Concert Choir at your venue, please submit a Request the Choir form. If you are alumni of the choir, please follow us on Facebook, or let us hear from you. Send us your Alumni Contact Information so that we can keep you updated on choir activities.
Become a member of the "Golden Voices" Concert Choir
The choir is open to all Tuskegee University students,
Prepare a song of your choice with a track, or a capella.
TRIBUTE TO WILLIAM L. DAWSON
Legendary composer, conductor and musician William Levi Dawson organized the School of Music at Tuskegee in 1931. Dawson's legacy lives on through the Tuskegee University "Golden Voices" Choir which he begun and directed nearly a century ago. Under his conductorship from 1931 to 1955, the Tuskegee choir of one hundred voices gained international fame.
Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass, Musician
Do You love to sing?
Or maybe you were in the choir at your high school or church.
The bottom line is---if you enjoy music, then you should
"Golden Voices" Choir Releases CD
To celebrate the University's 125th Anniversary,
The Tuskegee Song
In honor of Tuskegee University's 25th Anniversary in 1906,
Golden Voices Concert Choir
Dr. Wayne A. Barr, Director
Tuskegee University Chapel
1200 W. Montgomery Rd.
Tuskegee, AL 36088