The Music Center
The Music Center

Battle Creek Boychoir and Battle Creek Girls Chorus

Community Music School young singers
ready, set, sing!TM

Children ages 5-7 can learn basic singing techniques, how to read a choir part, and how to follow a director. Directed by Teri Noaeill. Rehearsals are Mondays 5:00-5:45pm, at the Music Center.

Ready, Set, Sing! Spring schedule:

Monday, March 6th through Monday, May 15th with a performance on Saturday, May 20th. No rehearsal Monday, April 3.

Ready, Set, Sing! is a ten week program structured to introduce your child to basic music skills and choral singing.  Some of the concepts we will be addressing in Ready, Set, Sing! are:

Pitch matching and healthy singing

  • Feeling comfortable singing in a group and alone
  • How to be a member of a vocal ensemble
  • Stage presence
  • Internalizing steady beat
  • Note and rest names and values
  • Reading and notating rhythm patterns
  • Defining and demonstrating music terms
  • Making music and having fun!


Registration fee $10

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.

Welcome letter

Registration form

For more information

269.963.1911, ext. 2589
by email


The Battle Creek Girls Chorus rehearses on Mondays. There are four ensembles:
Ready, Set, Sing! (girls and boys grades K-2) 5-:5:45 pm, ten week sessions
Ragazzi (girls and boys grades 3-4) 5-6:30 pm
Dolce (girls grades 5-8) 5-6:30 pm, with optional music theory class 6:30-7
Amabile (young women in high school) 7-9 pm

Tuition rates vary per ensemble:

Ready, Set, Sing!: $100/semester
Ragazzi: $250/year (if paid all at once) or $32/month for nine months (if paid monthly)
Dolces: $350/year (if paid all at once) or $45/month for nine months (if paid monthly)
Amabile: $400/year (if paid all at once) or $50/month for nine months (if paid monthly)

Registration fee $10 per year

Yes! At at no time in the history of the organization, have so many scholarship opportunities been made available! Scholarships are available from numerous organizations, in addition to our own need-based assistance for families who earn less than $60,000 per year. If you live and attend school in the Battle Creek area you are eligible for a scholarship up to 50% of the cost through BCreative. BCreative scholarships are not based on financial need. Contact us at 269.963.1911 for information on scholarships you may be eligible for.
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Battle Creek Boychoir director

Did you know that the Battle Creek Girls Chorus 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 Girls Chorus is a trademark of The Music Center of South Central Michigan.