Voices of the Commonwealth

Tony Burdette, Artistic Director
Toni Sheffer, Piano

Adult Choral Music for a New Generation

A fresh new approach for busy adults in the 21st century. Fit the joy of singing into your hectic schedule! This choir meets weekly for a 10-week period and then performs a concert with orchestra and professional soloists. The programming is diverse, fun, challenging, and educational.

Rehearsals: Immanuel UMC, 2551 Dixie Highway, Lakeside Park 41017
        Tuesdays, 7:00 - 8:30 pm (full group)
        Tuesdays, 8:30 - 9:00 pm (VOCE auditioned group)

Spring 2018 term: February 13 - April 21, 2018 (10 weeks)

Tuition: $60 per 10-week term. Tuition does not include individual scores.

Registration info can be found on our Registration page.

For more information, contact Tony Burdette: tonyburdette@juno.com


  • June 30 - July 5, 2018: Traveling to Cambrideshire, England, to participate in the Great Britain Choral Festival at the Ely Cathedral, under the batons of Dr. Craig Jessop and Stephen Cleobury.
  • Spring 2017 Concert: Dan Forest's Jubilate Deo
    Sunday, April 30
    With the Beaufort, SC choir and the Northern Kentucky Children's Ensemble.
  • Fall 2016 Concert: "The British Invasion"
    Sunday, November 20, 3:00 pm, Covington Cathedral of the Basilica
    Program: John Rutter's Requiem; other British pieces.
  • January 2016: The Voices traveled to New York City and performed Dan Forest's Requiem of the Living in Carnegie Hall. Tony Burdette was tenor soloist and Toni Sheffer was rehearsal accompanist.
  • May 2015: The Voices traveled to Washington DC to participate in the National Memorial Day Festival. They performed at the Kennedy Center under the direction of Dr. Craig Jessop (former director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir), accompanied by the National Air Force Symphony Orchestra.

Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel
2551 Dixie Highway, Lakeside Park, KY 41017
(859) 341-8555