Grades 9 (boys only), 10, 11, 12
This course is an advanced-level traditional mixed choral group. This prestigious 40-50 member ensemble regularly performs for both school and community events. Chamber Singers perform in two concerts throughout the year, as well as graduation, and may be called upon for other occasions.They have also performed at Disney World and often travel to other such venues. Choral selections range from classical works like Handel’s Messiah and Mozart’s Requiem to spirituals, Broadway and contemporary works. While an emphasis is placed on a cappella singing, students also perform with live instrumentation. Students from this group consistently qualify for Region II, PMEA State Honors and All-Eastern Choruses.
Prerequisites: Ninth-grade boys may also audition for this class. Girls in grades 10–12 are required to have taken at least one year of a Collegiate Academy vocal ensemble class. Enrollment is by audition only. Qualified pianists may also serve as accompanists.