HOTA Choir presented by Gold Coast Airport
The HOTA Choir is a massed choir of local voices with a punchy and soulful repertoire of contemporary works under the music direction of Astrid Jorgensen.
This exciting collaboration provides choirs and singers from all backgrounds a unique opportunity to rehearse contemporary vocal arrangements in a fun and informal environment.
After their debut as part of the pre-concert entertainment at the Concert for the Planet event at the Outdoor Stage at HOTA, Home of the Arts in March they then lit up the stage at Festival 2018 as part of the Last Chance to Dance event in Surfers Paradise. And the choir has a number of exciting performance opportunities coming up, stay tuned to hear more.
Astrid Jorgensen, Musical Director
Astrid Jorgensen is a Brisbane-based choral specialist, who is dedicated to making singing accessible to the public. As a trained educator, vocal teacher, and choral composer, Astrid’s enthusiastic work with choirs has seen her emerge as one of the most in-demand choral specialists in Queensland. Astrid works tirelessly to help vocalists of any experience to lose their singing inhibitions. She is the musical director of 6 vocal groups in 2017, and is the founder of Pub Choir, a community initiative in Brisbane where 500 strangers sing together at the Pub each month.