• Grades 2 & 3 • Da Capo Choir:
Our Da Capo Choir provides singers in grades 2 – 3 an introduction to choral singing. Emphasis will be placed on proper posture, breathing, tone production, basic solfege, performance etiquette and the tools and techniques necessary to move into a higher-level choir. Students in Da Capo Choir will perform in 2 major concerts a year on the stage of the Kravis.
• Grades 4 & 5 • Treble Choir:
Our Treble singers are singers in grades 4 – 5 with unchanged voices. The singers will develop their vocal skills as well as their musicianship and theory skills. They will perform 2 major concerts a year. Most repertoire consists of unison and basic two-part music.
• Grades 6-8 • Bel Canto:
Bel Canto singers are primarily young ladies and young men with unchanged voices in grades 6 – 8. This choir concentrates on developing proper tone, breath support, intonation and sight-reading skills. The singers perform in two major concerts a year, a few outside performances and their literature is 2 and 3-part music of various styles.
• Grades 6-8 • Encore:
Encore singers are young ladies and young men in grades 6 – 8 with unchanged voices who are musically advanced. The repertoire will be challenging upper level 2 and 3-part treble music. This group will perform 2 major concerts a year and numerous outside performance representing Young Singers.
• Grades 8-12 • Lyric:
Lyric singers are young ladies in grades 8 – 12 who are musically advanced. The singers should demonstrate strong sight-reading skills as well as advanced level individual singing skills. The repertoire will be challenging SSA and SSAA voicing. This group will perform in 2 major concerts a year. This group will also take on additional outside performances.
• Grades 9-12 • Cantate Choir:
Cantate singers are young ladies in grades 9 – 12. The repertoire performed is SSA and SSAA voicing. This group performs in 2 major concerts a year and performs for community events. Together with the Men's Chorus, they perform SATB music.
• Grades 7-12 • Men’s Chorus:
Our Men’s Chorus is an all-male choir of young men that perform TB, TTB and TTBB music. Their voices have changed or started to change and this is a safe environment to learn how to deal with the changing voice. The Men perform 2 concerts a year. Together with Cantate, they perform SATB music.