Who We Are & What We Do

Voices of Gotham, pictured here at their weekly rehearsal.

Voices of Gotham (VoG) is a not-for-profit men's chorus whose mission is to celebrate, promote, and preserve the rich American tradition of barbershop harmony. Formed in 2008, VoG is proud to be the Hell's Kitchen, New York Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society (BHS).

Since the chorus' founding in 2008, VoG has rapidly distinguished itself as one of the country's leading incubators of both new barbershop music, and of young musical artists who will shape the continuing evolution and excellence of the barbershop tradition. VoG is ranked by the BHS as one of the top ten barbershop choruses worldwide. With over 85 members and growing, VoG is a dues-paying organization that includes high school and college students, professional actors and musicians, and men of all walks of life who simply enjoy raising their voices in song.


Our Programs

In addition to weekly chorus rehearsals, VoG's programs include:


Our Leadership

VoG's entire board and regular support staff consists of volunteers from within the organization. Led by Rafi Hasib, President, our organizational chart is comprised of both artistic and administrative areas, including teams for:

    • Music
    • Choreography
    • Operations and logistics
    • Marketing
    • Membership recruitment/retention

    Our Artistic Team is appointed annually by majority vote by the board and includes:


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