Young Men's Chorus

Young Men's Chorus

The Academy Young Men's Chorus provides an opportunity for changed-voice male singers in middle and high school to share the power and sheer joy of singing with other young men. The chorus features classic, spiritual, and world music celebrating the great repertoire of the male choral tradition. Fueled by camaraderie, the chorus stretches vocal flexibility, expands range, and fires up passion for music in a new way. The chorus performs in December and March.

Announcements

  • Academy and Young Men's Chorus apparel is available for purchase online now through November 2.
     

  • December Concert Information
    • We will perform with newVoices in Green Bay (at St. Francis Xavier cathedral) on Friday night, December 15.
      • Singers will meet at the Washington Street steps (estimated time: 6:00 pm) and board a bus chartered by the Academy to take you to and from the performance.  There is no charge to the singers for the bus ride.  Singers are not to drive themselves but will be allowed to return home with a parent at the conclusion of the concert if we have that permission in writing.
    • We will also perform with newVoices in Appleton at the Lawrence Memorial Chapel on Saturday, December 16, at 2 pm and 7:30 pm.
    • Tickets will be available through newVoices.  Singers will receive a promotional code for discounted tickets to these concerts later in the fall.
    • We will have more specifics regarding call time and exact bus departure information as the dates get closer.
       
  • 2017-18 Calendar - Click the button below to download and print the yearly calendar for Young Men's Chorus. This calendar was updated on 8/24/17

2017-18 Calendar

2017-18 Dress Rehearsal and Concert Dates

  • Tickets will be available through newVoices. Singers will receive a promotional code for discounted tickets to these concerts later in the fall. 
December Chapel Rehearsal
 
Date Sunday, December 10
Time 5:45-7:45 p.m.
Location Lawrence Memorial Chapel
   
December Concerts
 
Date Friday, December 15
Time 7:30 p.m.
Location St. Francis Xavier Cathedral
   
Date Saturday, December 16
Times 2:00 and 7:30 p.m.
Location Lawrence Memorial Chapel
 
  • Tickets for the March concert will be available for purchase through the Lawrence University Box Office. Tickets will go on sale two weeks prior to concert.
March Chapel Rehearsal
 
Date Sunday, March 11
Time 5:45-7:45 p.m.
Location Lawrence Memorial Chapel
   
March Concert
 
Date Thursday, March 22
Time 7:00 p.m.
Location Lawrence Memorial Chapel

 

Materials

  • Singers must bring a black three-ring binder and two sharpened pencils to every rehearsal.
  • Music is the property of the Academy.

Concert Uniform

  • Black dress shirt with collar suitable for a bow tie, black buttons and long sleeves. 
  • Black dress pants, belt, shoes, and socks. 
  • Self-tie (not pre-tied) bow tie, color and style of your choosing (we’ll teach you how to tie it!)

One resource for bow ties:  http://www.thetiebar.com/bow-ties?type=self-tie

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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