- Voices of Note and the Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus proudly announce the Atlanta Women's Chorus! The Atlanta Women's Chorus aspires to be recognized as a choral ensemble that is dedicated to musical excellence and contributing to the community in a positive manner through entertainment and the support of women and women's causes. Through this commitment, the chorus will be united in their mission to embrace diversity, empower women and through music seek to inspire the soul, touch the heart, and positively impact the lives of the audience. The chorus is under the direction of Dr. Melissa Arasi, who has maintained a steady career as a choral conductor, teacher and currently as Supervisor of Performing Arts for the Cobb County School District. The chorus is open to LGBT women, their allies, and all women, regardless of identification.