About New Mexico Women's Chorus

Our Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Who are we?

NMWC is a non-auditioned feminist based chorus which is currently in it's twenty fifth year. It is affliated with Turquoise Trail Performing Arts. We perform two to three major concerts a year, as well as other community based appearances.?

NMWC Mission Statement?

We are a women's chorus committed to providing opportunities for women to create music together by: 

  • Striving to enhance our artistic expression
  • Developing a performance-ready repertoire
  • Performing culturally diverse and / or socially conscious music
  • Honoring women-authored and feminist music
  • Welcoming women of all experience levels and sexual orientations?

NMWC Vision Statement

NMWC has a vision of a world in which social justice prevails and we all value one another.

NMWC Core Values


  • Membership
  • Board
  • Audince
  • Welcoming all artisitic levels
  • Auditioned vs Non-Auditioned
  • Sexual identity-orientation
  • Economic
  • Age Spectrum
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Ableism (differeinces in physical and/or mental abilitites
  • Song selection
  • Learning Styles

Feminist Principles

  • Respect differences
  • Love and Respect for all human beings
  • Everyone has a voice

Enhancement of Artisitic Expression

  • Welcoming and working with all artistic levels
  • Honoring women and feminist authored music

Commitment to the World

  • Community Involvement
  • Change the world one song at a time
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