Open to the less experienced singer, aged 8-12. (Children as young as 7 may participate at the discretion of the Director.) Children with little or no choral experience or private music instruction are placed in this group and acquire skills in singing and reading music reading before moving up to the Senior Ensemble. At least two performances are given each year.
Fall Fee $115 Spring Fee $180
Open to the more experienced singer, aged 10 to 17. Emphasis is placed on vocal technique and the repertoire is expanded, including two and three part literature. Singers in this group also have the opportunity for solo and small group singing.
Fall Fee $145 Spring Fee $225
Rehearsals are held Monday afternoons (Juniors 3:45-4:45 and Seniors 4:45-5:45). The Unitarian Universalist community has generously offered the use of their Meeting House at 108 School Street in Bennington for chorus rehearsals. The rehearsal space includes rooms for reading or homework for parents and siblings.
A family rate is available to those families with more than one child in the chorus.
Monthly payment plans are available. Please inquire
It is our policy that no child is denied an opportunity to sing because of inability to pay. Thanks to the generous support of The Friends of the Chorus, financial aid is available. Please inquire.