Zumbro Valley Chorus

real women. real harmony. real fun.
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Welcome to the website of the Zumbro Valley Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, in Rochester, Minnesota. We are a women's chorus whose mission is to share our love of singing four-part barbershop harmony while providing friendship, music education, and performance opportunities for our members.

Region 6 Competition, May 2016

Join the chorus, join the fun!

Grant from SEMAC



Zumbro Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines is grateful for an operating fund grant made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council.   Thank you to a legislative appropriation from the arts & cultural fund.



Zumbro Valley Chorus is celebrating.
Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 at Willow Creek
Golf Course, from 1 PM to 5 PM. 
Time to visit, sing and have fun!!!! 
We will have Hors d'oeuvres, coffee/punch and a
cash bar available. Please RSVP to Jan Hoffman @
janhoffman1942 or call (507)288-0013.

Do You Love to Sing?

Join us any Tuesday  at 7:00 p.m.

Zumbro Valley Chorus is always seeking talented women who love to sing.  We sing four part a cappella harmony, barbershop style. 

Rehearsals:  Tuesday nights at Trinity Lutheran Church   222 6th Ave. S.W Rochester, MN   7:00 - 9:30 p.m.  Questions?  call Jan 288-0013 or Mary Clare 269-1493


Zumbro Valley Chorus' Goals

~ENRICH the community through performance

~IMPROVE OUR SINGING through education

~ADD to our membership and


Happenings on Tuesday Nights

August 9th   Board Meeting    6:00 pm

August 23rd   Music Committee  6:30  pm



List of Songs for the Fair (not in performance order)


Be Our Guest


American Medley


When I Lift Up My Head


I Need Thee Ev'ry Hour


You Made Me Love You


One Song At a Time


Let There Be Peace on Earth


Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone


Mister Piano Man Please


Java Jive


We Sing


Send Your Love


For Good



Northern Lights Region 6 Convention

Northern Lights Region 6
Upcoming Events
August 18 - August 20, 2016                Directors Seminar - SAI
                                                            International Event
                                                            Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans
August 20, 2016                                  September Regional Measures - Articles Due
September 16 - 17, 2016                     FAME - Music School - 2016
                                                            Double Tree By Hilton
                                                            Bloomington, Minneapolis, MN
October 17 - 22, 2016                         International Convention 2016
                                                            MGM Grand Hotel
                                                            Las Vegas
November 20, 2016                            December Regional Measures - Articles Due
March 3 - March 4, 2017                    Faculty Training - 2017                      
                                                            Hilton Garden Inn
                                                            Bloomington, MN
April 27 - April 30, 2017                    Region 6 Convention
                                                           Minneapolis Convention Center
                                                           Minneapolis, MN


Upcoming Performances & Events


July 26th,  Tuesday   Performance at Olmsted County Fair   7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

August 2nd, Tuesday   Performance at Charter House with Young Women in Harmony  7:30 p.m.   Family and friends are welcome

September 25, Sunday  50th Anniversary Party at Willow Creek Golf Course