Choirs

CONCERT CHOIR

Directed by Mr. Del Hubers

Concert ChoirSinging Boys Concert Choir is an auditioned choir for boys 4th grade and higher.

Rehearsals are held at First Congregational Church each Monday, 5:00-6:30pm, and one Saturday per month, 9:00am-11:00am, during the school year.

The curriculum includes vocal production, music literacy (reading notes and rhythms), independent singing, foreign language pronunciation, and performance etiquette.999835_10151918626670356_1291491516_n

This choir performs in two major concerts per year – the Winter Concert in December and the Spring Concert in May. In addition, church and community performances are scheduled throughout the year.

The registrations fee is $50 and the education cost is $60 per month (10-month season = $600 total).

An overnight tour is scheduled during second semester and a 4-5 day tour is scheduled for the end of the season. Total cost for the summer tour is approximately $450.

Fundraising opportunities and financial assistance are available to help with education and tour costs.

Uniforms are provided.

Parents meet during the Saturday rehearsal to plan special events, organize fundraising opportunities, and share information.


PREPARATORY CHOIR

Directed by Ms. Sherri Rygh

563174_10151696200685356_280384176_nThe Singing Boys Preparatory Choir is a non-auditioned choir for boys 2nd grade and older.

Rehearsals are held at First Congregational Church each Monday, 5:15-6:15pm, during the school year.

The curriculum includes basic vocal production, music reading skills, and performance etiquette.

This choir performs in two major concerts per year – the Winter Concert in December and the Spring Concert in May.

An all-day Saturday tour is scheduled during the second semester.

The cost is $150 first semester and $175 second semester (includes the tour cost and t-shirt). Financial assistance is available.

Partial concert uniforms are provided (boys provide white shirt, black pants, black socks, and black shoes).


ENCORE CHOIR

Directed by Mr. Del Hubers

Young men whose voices have changed are invited to audition for Encore.

Rehearsals are held in the University of Sioux Falls Choir Room every other Monday, 6:00-7:00pm.

The curriculum includes men’s choral arrangements and music performed with unchanged voices.

The education cost is $30 per month (10-month season = $300).

The young men perform in Winter Concert in December and the Spring Concert in May and participate in a 4-5 day tour scheduled for the end of the season. Total cost for the summer tour is approximately $450.

Fundraising opportunities and financial assistance are available to help with education and tour costs.