Boulder Children’s Chorale

Thank you for your interest in the Boulder Children’s Chorale! Our organization consists of four ensembles for students from kindergarten through ninth grade. We focus on helping expose children to diverse, quality choral repertoire while building their abilities as musicians and a love for singing!

Since our inaugural season in 2009, Boulder Children’s Chorale has frequently collaborated with professional musicians and ensembles including CU Opera, the Boulder Philharmonic, MahlerFest Colorado, Colorado Music Festival, and performances with The Nutcracker at Macky Auditorium. We have sung throughout Boulder and the Denver Metro area and have toured to several Children’s Choir Festivals in the United States. With a heavy emphasis on music education and building children’s individual talents, the BCC choirs help singers of all ages and abilities thrive!

REGISTRATION & AUDITION SIGN-UP ARE OPEN!

Grade/Age Policy for Boulder Children’s Chorale

Rehearsals are held at:
Atonement Lutheran Church, 685 Inca Parkway, Boulder, CO 80303
Rehearsals will begin August 25, 2022.

Questions?  email us sing@boulderchorale.org


Piccolini –  Director, Larisa Dreger

Non-auditioned, entry level choir for kindergarten and first graders.
In Piccolini (“little ones”), singers learn the basics of healthy singing and singing in a choir. This choir sings in unison and performs at each of our BCC concerts, the Holiday Gala, and one or more community outreach event throughout the season.
Rehearsals: Thursdays 4:00-4:45 PM (please note the time change this year)
Tuition:  $210 per semester
Piccolini Registration (no audition necessary)

Prima Voce – Director, Larisa Dreger

Non-auditioned, entry level choir for students in 2nd-4th grades.
Prima Voce (“first voice”) singers continue to work on vocal development, through more challenging repertoire and vocal exercises. Students receive instruction in basic music theory, learning to read music from choral scores, and sing in two- and three-part harmony. This choir performs at all BCC concerts, the Holiday Gala, and one or more community outreach events each year.
Rehearsals: Thursdays 5:00-6:00 PM (please note the time change this year)
Tuition:   $220 per semester
Prima Voce Registration (no audition necessary)

Volante – Director, Kim Dunninger

By audition for students in the 4th-8th grades.
In Volante (“Soaring”), more emphasis is placed on helping singers learn to sing in harmony and read traditional musical notation. This choir performs at all BCC concerts, the Holiday Gala, and one or more community outreach events each year.
Rehearsals: Thursdays 4:45-6:00 PM
Tuition: $240 per semester
Volante Registration (AUDITION REQUIRED—click here for details & to sign-up)

Bel Canto – Director, Nathan Wubbena

Our top ensemble for grades 6-9 by audition only.
Bel Canto (“Beautiful Singing”) singers perform in 2, 3 and 4 part harmony while working to develop strong musicianship and music theory skills. They perform at all BCC concerts, the Holiday Gala and several community outreach events each season. They are also often featured in performances by the Boulder Chorale’s adult ensembles.
Rehearsals: Thursdays 4:15-6:00 PM
Tuition: $260 per semester
Bel Canto Registration (AUDITION REQUIRED—click here for details & to sign-up)


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