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Kindergertener singing with their entire body.

Largo

Kindergarten and First Grade

Annual tuition: $720 ($80/month)

Rehearsals are once a week for 45 minutes either Tuesdays or Wednesdays from 4:15pm-5:00pm.

Largo is an introductory class for children entering Kindergarten and First grade. This entry-level program helps children find their singing voice, learn to move to music, develop beginning aural skills, and develop self confidence.

Concepts about music, musical skills and vocal skills will be taught systematically throughout the rehearsals. Musical concepts are taught through singing, listening, moving, and playing with a spirit of joy and discovery.

A second grade boy singing.

Adagio

Second and Third Grades

Annual tuition: $765 ($85/month)

Rehearsals are once a week for 45 minutes either Tuesdays or Wednesdays from 5:00pm-5:45pm.

Adagio Chorus is for choristers entering second and third grade. In rehearsals Adagio Choristers explore the joy of musical expression and the self-esteem that grows from skillful choral singing. Choristers work on establishing healthy singing habits, singing with good intonation, and learning to read basic musical notation. Through rehearsal and performance, members learn a variety of pieces, beginning with basic unison, then two-part singing.

A youth choir singing.

Andante

Fourth and Fifth Grades

Annual tuition: $810 ($90/month)

Rehearsals are once a week for one hour on Tuesdays from 5:45pm-6:45pm.

Andante Chorus is for choristers entering fourth and fifth grade. In rehearsals Adante Choristers explore the joy of musical expression and the self-esteem that grows from skillful choral singing. Choristers work on establishing basic musicianship skills, singing with good intonation, and learning to read and interpret choral notation written by the composers. Through rehearsal and performance, members learn a variety of pieces, beginning with basic unison, then two-part singing, and three-part.

Middle Schoolers singing in a concert.

Moderato

Sixth, Seventh and Eight Grades

Annual tuition: $900 ($100/month)

Rehearsals are once a week for one hour on Wednesdays from 5:45pm-6:45pm.

Moderato choristers, middle school age, continue their development of vocal and musical skills through the rehearsal and performance of a varied repertoire. They work on advancing their sight-singing skills, identifying and changing key and time signatures, and greater musicality and expressiveness in performance. They will continue to add multi-part and a capella pieces to their repertoire.

Holly Batstone, choir director

Allegro

Ninth through Twelfth Grade

Annual tuition: $990 ($110/month)

Rehearsals are once a week on Wednesdays from 3:00pm-4:00pm.

Choristers will concentrate on learning more advanced sight singing skills and retain complex melodic, harmonic and rhythmic material. They exhibit superior vocal abilities, musicality, and emotional maturity. They refine their vocal skills with developed ranges and technical ability, and use these to sing complex multi-part pieces.