music center choruses
Whether you are 5 or 50, the Music Center has a chorus that's just right for you. Here is a summary of our choral programs:
Ars Voce Ensemble - a select, auditioned adult ensemble performing the a capella music from Renaissance madrigals to contemporary expressions.
Battle Creek Boychoir - open to boys in grades 3-12, with rehearsals once a week on Monday evenings. The Boychoir performs numerous public performances in the area, and tours annually. The Young Men's Ensemble is part of the Boychoir, giving young men whose voices have matured a chance to continue singing.
Battle Creek Community Chorus - an adult chorus dedicated to the enjoyment of vocal music and excellence in performance. The Community Chorus rehearses weekly on Tuesday evenings and performs 3-4 public performances per year.
Battle Creek Girls Chorus - open to girls grades 3-12, with rehearsals once or twice a week, the Battle Creek Girls Chorus offers performance experience throughout Michigan and beyond, with annual tours and an international tour every three years.
CMS Singers - Singers in grades 3-6 have fun with friends and build basic vocal skills and confidence, with repertoire from a variety of musical styles and eras. The Choir rehearses Tuesdays October through April at 3:45pm at First United Methodist Church, 209 West Green Street, Hastings.
Marshall Childrens Choir - Singers in grades 2-8 have fun with friends and build basic vocal skills and confidence, with repertoire from a variety of musical styles and eras. The Choir rehearses Mondays October through April at 4pm at Trinity Episcopal Church, 101 East Mansion Street, Marshall.
Sojourner Truth Choir - a tuition free gospel choir for boys and girls grades 1-6. The Sojourner Truth choir performs numerous concerts around the community and rehearses once a week on Wednesday evenings.
Visit each choir's webpage or call 269.963.1911 for more information on how to join.
Here's a segment from "Good Morning America" about the impact that singing in a chorus has on not just singers, but everyone in their community . . .
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Music Center choruses rehearse on the campus of Kellogg Community College. Click here for a map to our location.