The Yale Glee Club is Yale’s principal undergraduate mixed chorus and oldest musical organization, having just concluded our 163rd season.

We are excited to welcome another new class of wonderful incoming singers to join us for our 164th season! If you are a new Yale student who loves to sing or a returning Yale student who has not sung with us before, we’d love to see you at our auditionswhich begin on Aug. 28Learn more about our audition process, or complete an audition form and sign up for an audition time now! 

Our upcoming season will include domestic and international concert tours, joint concerts with the Harvard and Princeton choruses, collaborations with the New Haven Symphony Orchestra (Beethoven Symphony #9), Yale Symphony Orchestra (Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms), and Yale Philharmonia (Ravel Daphnis et Chloé), premieres of exciting new choral works, and much more. 

In recent seasons, the Glee Club has earned rave reviews in the national press, from The New York Times (“one of the best collegiate singing ensembles, and one of the most adventurous…an exciting, beautifully sung concert at Carnegie Hall”) to The Washington Post (“Under the direction of Jeffrey Douma, the sopranos - indeed, all the voices - sang as one voice, with flawless intonation…their treacherous semitones and contrapuntal subtleties became otherworldly, transcendent even”).  Learn more.


August 28, 2024

The Yale Glee Club is Yale’s principal undergraduate mixed choir with members representing a wide range of majors and interests drawn together by a love of singing. The Glee Club performs a broad spectrum of choral music from the 16th century to the present, and frequently premiers newly commissioned works. In addition to on campus concerts, the Glee Club tours domestically and abroad.