Greensboro Youth Chorus: Community. Excellence. Heart.
Registration Opens on August 1, 2023
Greensboro, August 1, 2023 – The Greensboro Youth Chorus is thrilled to announce that registration for the upcoming season officially opens on August 1, 2023. Aspiring young singers, grades K-12, are invited to sing in one of three ensembles for the 2023-2024 Season: Music Explorers for grades K-2, Apprentice Choir for grades 3-5, and Concert Choir for grades 6 and up.
Now in its 36th season, the Greensboro Youth Chorus has long been committed to providing a nurturing space for children to develop their musical talents while fostering essential life skills, including teamwork, discipline, and self-confidence. With a curriculum designed to inspire creativity and personal growth, their choral programs have a proven track record of instilling a lifelong love for music and the arts.
They will hold a Parent/Student Orientation and Open House on Tuesday, August. 29 for both registered students and those interested in learning more about the choirs. Their first rehearsals of the season will be on Tuesday, September 5, and continue every Thursday through May. Registration will remain open into September, and all interested parents and guardians are encouraged to sign up early, as spots may be limited.
Join Greensboro Youth Chorus and watch your child’s passion for music soar to new heights, while creating beautiful harmonies and lifelong memories.
For more information and to register, please visit https://greensboroyouthchorus.org or contact their offices at 336-333-2220.
About Greensboro Youth Chorus:
Greensboro Youth Chorus is dedicated to helping students develop their musical talents, nurturing their love for music, and creating a strong sense of community through the joy of singing together. They provide a positive and supportive environment where children can learn, grow, and express themselves as talented musicians, amazing performers, and exceptional individuals.
GYC creates a supportive and nurturing environment where students are celebrated for their unique talents and abilities. Through a shared love of music, they bring young singers together, forging strong bonds and friendships that last a lifetime.
The goal of GYC is to instill a lifelong love for music and the arts, while fostering essential life skills like teamwork, discipline, and perseverance. Through their programs and performances, they aim to enrich the cultural landscape and inspire the next generation of musicians and music lovers.
In today’s fast-paced and disconnected world, they recognize the importance of meaningful and inclusive experiences that bring people together. GYC envisions a world where every child has access to the transformative power of choral music. By fostering a sense of belonging and unity through its choirs, they enrich the cultural landscape of the community and seek to build a brighter future for all.
One of the primary ways GYC engages with the community is through exceptional and captivating performances. While the rehearsal process forms the foundation of students’ growth, it is important to showcase their talents through high-quality performances and give them a space to show the world all they have accomplished. Excellent performances inspire creativity, foster self-expression, and instill confidence in GYC’s singers.
By striving for excellence, GYC encourages young singers to reach their full potential and develop a strong sense of achievement. Through dedication and hard work, they learn the value of discipline and perseverance, which extends beyond music and into many other facets of their lives.
GYC believes that fostering excellence is not just about the end result; it’s about the journey of growth, learning, and sharing the joy of music with others.
GYC recognizes that today’s youth face unprecedented challenges, including the impact of a global pandemic, ever-changing technology, and constant exposure to social media. In response, they strive to create a nurturing space that equips students with essential social-emotional skills to navigate these unique and challenging circumstances.
Furthermore, through meaningful performances, they aim to inspire creative thought within the community, touching the hearts of their audience members. The goal is to leave a lasting impact, fostering a sense of peace and joy that extends beyond the confines of their music. By infusing their work with feeling, GYC empowers their young singers to connect with their emotions, express themselves authentically, and build meaningful relationships with others.
At Greensboro Youth Chorus, “heart” is not only a value but a guiding force that shapes their approach to music, education, and community engagement, making a positive difference in the lives of their students, families, and audiences alike.
About The Choral Arts Collective
Greensboro Youth Chorus is a resident ensemble of the Choral Arts Collective, a non-profit organization whose vision is of community celebrating excellence, diversity, and lifelong participation in choral music. Their mission is to create engaging, inclusive, and excellent choir experiences through its three resident ensembles: Bel Canto Company, Greensboro Youth Chorus, and Gate City Voices. More information is available on their website at choralartscollective.com.
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