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HMC Presents “Stonewall 50”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rick Fisher 816.931.3338 hmc@hmckc.org For Tickets: 816.931.3338 or hmckc.org Heartland Men’s Chorus’ 33rd Season Continues With “Stonewall 50: All of Us” Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Gay Rights Movement. Performance to include Quiet No More commissioned by 20 Gay Choruses Nationwide. HMC to Perform World Premiere March 23-24, 2019 at […]

Matthew Schulte, Board Member

I’m down with the crown! Matthew Schulte grew up in Prairie Village, Kansas and studied Sports Management at NYU. As a member of the Heartland Men’s Chorus Board for three years, Matt has aspired to make an impact for Kansas City organizations that excite his passions. “I wanted to find a way to be involved, […]

Chuck Comstock, Tenor 2

Andrew Lloyd Weber told us “Love Changes Everything.” Our next “From the Heart” individual gives out his love every day. Charles Comstock is a Kansas City native, who is often referred to by his nickname “Chuck.” Chuck has been with the Heartland Men’s Chorus for a total of eight years as a Tenor 2. However, […]

Rob Hill reflects on his HMC experience

If there’s a simple tag line for Heartland Men’s Chorus, it’s this: We Change Lives. I should know; it changed mine. For men of a certain age like me, belonging to an LGBT/gay chorus provided (and still provides) a way to “come into the light,” find both self- and societal acceptance, and be more authentic—all […]

Unknown no longer

By Morgan Greenwood June 12, 2018 A newly commissioned oratorio and a smattering of familiar tunes filled Saturday’s concert from Kansas City’s own Heartland Men’s Chorus. The Heartland Men’s Chorus has been around the block – in the good sense of the phrase. Performing in some capacity since 1986, it is safe to call them an institution. […]

ABBA Cadabra

By Jordan Buchholtz March 27, 2018 Heartland Men’s Chorus’ pyrotechnic energy and aesthetically decorative production of “ABBA Cadabra” captivated and excited a full house at the Folly Theater on Sunday night. The Heartland Men’s Chorus under the direction of Dustin S. Cates, with pianist Robert Lamar Sims, and a bassist and a drummer presented 17 popular songs […]

HMC Presents Indivisible

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rick Fisher 816.931.3338 hmc@hmckc.org For Tickets: 816.931.3338 or hmckc.org     Heartland Men’s Chorus Presents “INDIVISIBLE” Featuring Songs of Resistance & Remembrance plus the World Premiere of “We, The Unknown,” A Choral Commission in Cooperation with The National World War I Memorial & Museum, Plus Special Guests The Men of the […]

Heartland Men’s Chorus Presents “ABBA-Cadabra!”

Put On Your Disco Boots and Channel Your Inner Dancing Queen as HMC Celebrates One of the Greatest Bands in Pop Music History! Performances March 24 and 25, 2018 at The Folly Theater Featuring 17 of ABBA’s Most Iconic Hits! KANSAS CITY, MO (February 12, 2017) — Heartland Men’s Chorus (HMC), announced Monday their 32nd season […]

From the Heart – Tom Dillon

My name is Tom Dillon. I am in my third year as a Baritone with Heartland Men’s Chorus.  Originally from Connecticut, I spent some time in Minnesota and South Carolina as well. I moved to Missouri in 1998 and settled my family here. In 2013, I began living as my authentic self after a 20-year marriage […]