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.