CHS CONCERT CHOIR
9th Grade (Or Assignment by Director), Full-Year
Prerequisite: Previous Vocal Experience/Consent of Director
Members of the Mixed Voice Concert Choir develop music reading and singing skills through the study and performance of a wide variety of choral music – from classical to jazz and Broadway. Choir participation gives students the skills and opportunities to audition for All-Suburban or All-District Choirs, as well as participate in area music festivals. Students are required to participate in the scheduled performances.
CHS CHAMBER CHOIR
10th - 12th Grade (Or Assignment by Director), Full-Year
Prerequisite: AUDITION ONLY
Chamber Choir gives advanced vocal students the opportunity to study challenging high school choral literature in a broad variety of styles. Students further develop their singing skills and musical knowledge. Members are expected to participate in area music festivals and are encouraged to audition for All-District and All-State Choirs. Students are required to participate in the scheduled performances.
CHS SHOW CHOIR
9th - 12th Grade, Full-Year
Prerequisite: AUDITION ONLY AND CONCONCURRENT MEMBER IN A CHS ENSEMBLE*
This vocal ensemble studies and performs a variety of contemporary vocal styles including Broadway, Pop and Jazz. This class meets during “zero” hour at least 4 days a week. Students selected to perform with this ensemble should have movement/dance ability. The CHS Show Choir performs in a wide variety of venues and at all CHS choir concerts, and are required to participate in the scheduled performances, including CHS Graduation.
*Beginning in the 2020-2021 year, all 9th grade students will be required to be a concurrent member of an additional CHS ensemble to be eligible to audition for CHS SHOW CHOIR.