girls in red tops and black skirts, singing on choral risers with conductor in front and grand piano with pianist on the side


The Capriccio curriculum strengthens rhythmic and melodic reading skills and teaches healthy vocal production through the beginning stages of the female voice change. Singers perform repertoire in unison, two and three parts. Capriccio performs on both the fall and spring Girl Choir concerts in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel, plus one community performance.

2018-19 Auditions

  • Auditions originally scheduled for April 15 and 16 will be made up on April 29 and May 7.  Please check your email for specific information.
  • If you are not currently scheduled but would like to join Girl Choir, please fill out the interest form no later than May 2. 


  • Tutti Raffle – please turn in your sold and unsold raffle tickets to the Academy office (100 West Water St., Appleton).
  • Uniform Return – Capriccio blouse and skirt should be washed and returned to the Academy of Music office, 100 W. Water St. beginning Monday, March 26th. The office is open 8-5:00p.m. weekdays. A blue bin located under the office window will be available from 5:00-9:00 p.m. for afterhours drop off. Please make sure to write your name on the tag provided.
  • Click the button below to purchase ensemble concert CDs from 2017-2018.

CD Order Form


  • 2017-18 Calendar - Click the button below to download and print the yearly calendar for Capriccio. This calendar was updated on 9/5/17

2017-18 Calendar

Choir Materials

  • Girls must bring a three-ring binder and two sharpened pencils to every rehearsal.
  • Music is the property of the Academy.
  • Additional or replacement bags can be purchased through the Academy office for $10 plus tax.

Concert Uniform

  • A red top and black skirt are provided by the Academy. Tops and skirts must be returned in good condition at the end of the season. Please do not alter the tops. There will be a fee assessed for the cost to repair or replace a damaged uniform. 
  • Each girl should provide her own black tights and black, close-toed, flat-heeled dress shoes.
  • Post-style earring for concerts are acceptable, no hoops.
  • Hair accessories must be small and the color of the hair. Hair must be its natural color. 

Electronics Policy

Cell phones, iPods, electronic readers, and other electronic devices are strictly prohibited during ensemble rehearsals and back stage during concerts.   If a family emergency takes place during a rehearsal or concert, please contact the ensemble manager.

The institution will comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act and DPI's Nondiscrimination Provision for all students.

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