The Battle Creek Boychoir has been an integral part of the Battle Creek community since 1980. Since its creation, the Boychoir has been commited to a standard of excellence in the choral art. The Boychoir and Fratelli members are young men ages five to eighteen and come from various cities in South Central Michigan.
The Boychoir offers performance experience throughout Michigan and beyond. Recent tour destinations have included Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, London, Paris, and Italy.
The Boychoir is about more than singing. It is a fun, rewarding experience that will give boys confidence, discipline, and friends that will last a lifetime. Each year, the Boychoir welcomes back familiar faces, and encourages new ones. If you or someone you know would like to be a member of the Battle Creek Boychoir, please contact The Music Center at 269.963.1911, option 2 to sign up.
Do you like to sing?
Do you want to meet new people and make new friends?
Do you want to travel?
Are you between the ages of 5 and 18?
If you answered yes to these questions, then the Boychoir is for you!
The Music Center Choruses offer generous financial aid to families with less than $60,000 in annual income on a sliding scale. Non-need based scholarships are also available through BCreative for residents of Greater Battle Creek.
Just give us a call at 269.963.1911, option 2 to sign up, or visit us at a rehearsal to learn more about the Boychoir. Rehearsals begin Monday, September 12, and we will be accepting registrations throughout the semester.
For more information on joining Boychoir, read How Do I Join?
Ready, Set, Sing! is a new group dedicated to young musicians interested in their first Battle Creek Boychoir and Battle Creek Girls Chorus experience. For more information on Ready, Set, Sing!, click here.
Fratelli (formerly called Young Men's Ensemble)is an ensemble dedicated to young men whose voices have changed. Previous Boychoir membership not required.
The Battle Creek Boychoir rehearses on Mondays or Tuesdays, depending on the group. There are four ensembles:
Ready, Set, Sing! (boys and girls grades K-2) 5-5:45 pm, ten week sessions
Ragazzi (boys and girls grades 3-4) Mondays, 5-6:30 pm
Boychoir (boys grades 5-voice change) Mondays, 5:30 - 7:00 pm with optional music theory 7-7:30
Fratelli (young men after voice change, grades 8-12) Tuesdays, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Tuition rates vary per ensemble:
Ready, Set, Sing!: $100/semester
Ragazzi: $250/year (if paid all at once) or $32/month (if paid monthly)
Boychoir or Fratelli is $350/year (if paid at once) or $45/month (if paid monthly)
Registration fee $10 per year.
Discounts are available for families with more than one singer in Boychoir and Girls Chorus
Did you know that the Battle Creek Boychoir is a program of The Music Center of South Central Michigan? Click here for information on all of the classes and ensembles we have to offer.
The Battle Creek Boychoir is a trademark of The Music Center of South Central Michigan.