Consort Chorale was established in 1993 and consists of 40 select singers primarily from the San Francisco Bay Area. Singers are auditioned in May and perform an annual summer concert in August accompanied by a chamber orchestra. (www.consortchorale.org)
The Santa Clarita Master Chorale, based in the Los Angeles area, was established in 1998 and consists of 60 auditioned singers. They have a 9-month concert series featuring a wide range of choral styles, both a cappella and accompanied by full orchestra.
Allan serves as Minister of Music at the First Presbyterian Church, San Pedro. The church has choirs for all ages: the Chancel Choir and Chapel Bell Choir for adults, SonLight Singers for high school students, King's Chorus for middle schoolers, Gospel Gang for upper elementary, Cherub Choir for lower elementary, and Angel Choir for kindergarten and preschool.
The Chancel Choir from the First Presbyterian Church, San Pedro, is an all-volunteer ensemble with no audition required. Twice a year, at Christmas and Lent, the choir prepares a major classical work and hires an orchestra to accompany them.(www.firstpressanpedro.org)