Since December 1952, GCMC has been a musical tradition enjoyed by thousands of people along the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. The volunteer chorus presents Christmas and Easter performances of selections from G.F. Handel's timeless oratorio, Messiah.

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Easter Season Performance Schedule

All performances start at 7pm and are free to the public

We are delighted to welcome Paul McGahie back as our guest director for the Easter portion of our 69th Season this Spring.


Young Artists Vocal Competition

Congratulations to 2021's YAVC winners: Connor Galle, Rebekah Hopkins, and Anna Hopkins!
Read more about our successful 10th YAVC!

Red, White and Blue Benefit Golf Tournament

The annual tournament was held Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 at Sunkist Country Club, Biloxi

Learn more about the 2021 Golf Tournament

Friends of GCMC

Do you regularly attend our performances and wish to support our musical mission?

Learn how to become a friend


Watch our Christmas 2021 Season

Videos of this season's performances are available for you to watch here


MONDAY, NOV 29, 2021
First Methodist Church, Pascagoula, MS

FRIDAY, DEC 3, 2021
Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Biloxi, MS

SATURDAY, DEC 4, 2021
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Gulfport, MS
Gulf Coast Messiah Chorus also performed SUNDAY, DEC 5, 2021 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Gulfport, MS.
Thanks to all of our hosting venues!