Debut Choir – 5th through 8th Grades
Note reading, vocal training and performance skills are emphasized. The Debut Choir is dedicated to growing musicianship and to prepare students for the Premiere Choir. Rehearsals are held on Monday 4:30 - 6:15 PM. Tuition $495 per year. Audition required first year.
Singers School – 1st through 4th Grades
Music and movement activities and beginning vocal skills are presented in a choral music framework. The program is designed to build confidence and teamwork and to prepare students for the Debut Choir. Rehearsals are held on Monday 5:15 - 6:30 PM. Tuition $150 per ten-week session No Audition.
The Youth Choir of Central Oregon program consists of three choirs organized by age and ability: Singers School, Debut Choir, and the Premiere Choir. All three choirs perform in YCCO’s major public concerts and occasionally perform locally for other events. The Debut Choir will also take local and state performance tours. The Premiere Choir will also take local, state, national and international performance tours.
Premiere Choir – 8th through 12th Grades
The Premiere Choir emphasizes excellence of musicianship and performance. National and international touring further broadens the Premiere chorister’s maturity, both personally and musically. Perfecting skills through a challenging repertoire, touring, and performing makes membership in this choir a life-changing experience. Rehearsalsare typically held on Monday's 6:30 - 8:30 PM. Tuition is $595 per choir year, touring costs are additional. Audition required first year.