Does your boy love to sing?

Auditions by appointment
First Lutheran Church, 600 Homer Ave., Palo Alto
650-424-1242 or email: hoir.org'>Julia Simon

No preparation necessary.

Auditions will consist of a stress-free interview
and a short evaluation of the singer's current skills.

SV Boychoir is an after-school choir for boys ages 7 and up rehearsing in downtown Palo Alto. Boys will be placed in a choir level based on their skills and experience.

Class schedule:
Overture Choir Mondays or Tuesdays 4:00-5:30 pm (two sections)
(Beginning level), for boys ages 7 and up with limited skills.
Skills covered: matching pitch, steady rhythm, vocal tone building, beginning sight-reading, repertoire: unison classical and folk music plus rounds. Meets once a week, 90 minutes plus small group Musicianship Class (see below*).
Concert Choir Tuesdays, 4:00-5:45
(Intermediate/Advanced level), for boys ages 8-14 with previous choir experience and/or instrumental lessons, boys match pitch and are ready for 2-part music of choral standards including classical and contemporary works, continued sight-reading experience, more advanced tone building. Meets once weekly, 105 minutes plus small group Musicianship Class (see below*).
*Musicianship Classes (small group instruction)
Choice of Thursday, Friday, or Saturday classes for Concert and Overture choir members.
Ovation Choir Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00 pm
(Advanced level), for boys ages 9-14 with previous choir experience and/or instrumental lessons, boys are ready for 3-part music in a variety of styles and languages including classical and contemporary works, continued sight-reading experience, more advanced tone building. Meets once weekly, 120 minutes.
Encore Choir Wednesdays, 4:15-6:15 pm
(Advanced level), for boys ages 14-18 with changed voices and previous choir experience. Meets once weekly, 120 minutes.

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