Join The Chorus

My son's singing has gotten better each single year...he feels very proud to be a part of the Boston Children's Chorus

Kyle
Parent of Intermediate Choir Singer

How to GET VOCAL and JOIN US. 

We are ecstatic that you are interested in joining the Boston Children's Chorus. We are currently scheduling auditions for our 2014-2015 season. 

A singer's acceptance is based on their age, skills, maturity, and availability. Auditions are laid back and only take 5-10 minutes. Singers will be asked to perform simple pitch-matching exercises, sing scales, and sing a song of their choice. 

AUDITION AND REGISTRATION TIMELINE

  • May 2014: Auditions begin for 2014-2015 season
  • May-August: Placements announced, registration opens, auditions continue  
  • August 15, 2014 - Last opportunity to audition for the 2014-2015 season. 
  • August 16, 2014 and Beyond - Please email Mr. Erick R. Lopez, Manager of Programs, to discuss the opportunity to audition. He can be reached at elopez@bostonchildrenschorus.org 

AUDITION PROCESS

  • Before August 11, 2014 - Fill out audition application or return form via email, fax, or mail
  • BCC will schedule an audition time and confirm via the email address you provide.
  • Auditions take place at our central office location (112 Shawmut Ave., Boston) 
  • Registration and confirmation of participation by families takes place in July/August for all placed singers
  • After August 11, 2014 - Contact Mr. Lopez to schedule an audition

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Auditionees must be between the ages of 7 and 18.
  • Auditionees must turn 7 years old by December 31, 2014.
  • No prior musical training is necessary.
  • A prepared piece is not required; however, if you have one, this is fine.
  • Audition process is quick and simple.
  • Placement will be determined based on availability, skills, and maturity.
     

Auditions are informal and take only ten minutes, and no prepared material is required. However, they can certainly sing something they've prepared.  Singers ages 7 to 18 will be placed into one of twelve beginner, intermediate or advanced level choruses. Boston Children's Chorus is a professional level performing chorus that tours nationally and internationally, and encourages students to excel musically, develop self-confidence, and build their community throughout greater Boston.

Additional questions can be directed to:
Erick R. Lopez
Manager of Programs
E elopez@bostonchildrenschorus.org