|Honor Chorus 2006|
5th Annual NYC Young Men's Honor Chorus & new NYC Young Women's Honor Chorus
A Singing Weekend for Young Men and Young Women
Sponsored by the Young People's Chorus of New York City
Nina Gilbert (bio),
conductor, Young Men's Honor Chorus
Ira Shankman (bio), conductor, Young Women's Honor Chorus
Theodore Wiprud (bio), composer-in-residence, The Open Door (notes)
Mass Transit (website) , artists-in-residence
Rehearsals start Saturday, February 4th and culminate in a concert that evening at 8pm. See the full Schedule.
$35 fee includes T-shirt, music, pizza party, and much more! Scholarships available. No auditions necessary!
These rehearsals and concert are for young women grades 7-12 and young men with changed voices. Enjoy singing different repertoire like pop, musical theater, gospel, spirituals, barbershop and lots of other styles. Meet other singers from all over the city and beyond! Also, a special piece has been written for this event by composer Theodore Wiprud which will be premiered by the honor choruses!
Last year’s event included choristers from NYC and surrounding suburbs, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut!
Featured choirs: Brooklyn High School for the Arts Concert Chorus, Brooklyn,
Cambiata Men’s Chorus, Hartford, CT.
Last Year’s Participants say:
"My favorite part was learning this music in such a beautiful way!"
"I had a blast!"
Teachers can bring individual students or your entire choir to participate!
Check our website at ww.ypc.org, or call Lauren at 212-289-7779 ext. 12 to be added to the mailing list or for more information!
Past Honor Chorus Archives