1 Unit                                      

    Prerequisite:  None (previous experience preferable, but not required)

    Satisfies graduation requirement in Fine Arts


    Choir is a SATB mixed-voice choral ensemble open to all students, grades 9-12.  Emphasis includes the development of healthy vocal technique, listening skills, music literacy, ensemble, and performance skills.  Required rotation lessons reinforce small group and personal musical independence, sight-reading skills, vocal technique, and solo singing.  Choir performs a variety of selections from the choral repertoire at several concerts throughout the year.  Choir performs music at NYSSMA Level IV-V difficulty (out of VI).  Attendance at concerts is required.   Participation in Varsity Singers, Sweet Sixteens’, and the Operetta is by audition only.