The Chattanooga Boys Choir performs at Carnegie Hall in New York City in June 2017.
Ukuthula: Peace, Justice, and Freedom
Thursday, September 21
East Ridge Elementary School | Time TBA
Barger Academy of Fine Arts | Time TBA
Orchard Knob Elementary School | Time TBA
The CBC Handel and Concert Choirs present a program of pieces celebrating World Peace Day on September 21 with several area elementary schools. The students in each school are also preparing the stirring South African freedom song Ukuthula, which they will perform together.
Only Men Aloud!
Saturday, October 21
Baylor School | 9:00am-3:00pm; festival performance at 3:30pm
Men in grades 8-12 are invited to enjoy a FREE day of instruction, clinic, and learning new repertoire with the CBC staff, Cantabile Choir, and guest clinician Dr. Jonathan Rodgers (Lee University). The day ends in an "informance" featuring the festival choir and the Men of Lee chorus from Lee University. Participants should be sure to register by Friday, October 13. Click here for more information and registration.
Rejoice! Community Hymn Festival
Sunday, October 29
First Baptist Church-Gateway | 3:00pm
festival choir rehearsal Saturday 10/28 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Join the Chattanooga Boys Choir for this wonderful biennial tradition. Singers from across the community are invited to perform with the CBC choirs in an afternoon of hymn-based anthems and congregational singing, complete with brass, organ, timpani, and special guest speaker Dr. Eric Nelson.
Singing Christmas Tree
School Performances - Friday, December 1
Tivoli Theatre |10:00am & 12:00pm
Public Performances - Saturday, December 2
Tivoli Theatre |12:00pm & 5:30pm
This year’s Singing Christmas Tree will be an incredible feast for the ears and eyes this holiday season! This year's theme, A Miracle on 3rd Street, will warm your heart as we celebrate the holidays Scenic City-style with special friends from the Erlanger Children's Hospital. The members of the Chattanooga Boys Choir, Ballet Tennessee, the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Youth Orchestra, and the Metropolitan Bells will join the choir in presenting traditional carols, favorite holiday songs, and Santa-inspired selections which will be sure to put everyone in a festive mood for the holidays!
Rock City: Garden of Enchanted Lights
Friday, December 8
Rock City North Pole Lodge | 6:30pm
The Chattanooga Boys Choir will complement the amazing sights at the famed Rock City Garden of Enchanted Lights on Friday, December 9. Enjoy a hot cup of cocoa, decorate a gingerbread man, and enjoy the sounds of the holidays with the CBC Handel, Concert, and Cantabile Choirs.
Christmas with the Tennessee Chamber Chorus
Friday, December 15 | Chattanooga | 7:30pm
Saturday, December 16 | Church Street UMC (Knoxville) | 7:30pm
The Chattanooga Boys Choir celebrates the holidays with the Tennessee Chamber Chorus with performances in both Chattanooga and Knoxville. Come hear these two impressive choirs
Simmons-O'Neal Memorial Concert
Sunday, February 11
Location TBA | 3:00pm
The Chattanooga Boys Choir and the Chattanooga Choral Society for the Preservation of African-American Song celebrate the 25th anniversary performance of this annual season favorite! This event, which honors the lives and legacies of two outstanding music educators in the Chattanooga community, is a favorite of both choirs' performance calendars each year. CBC Alumni are being called on to participate in this year's concert, with a rehearsal from 10:00a-12:00p on Saturday, February 10.
Chattanooga Boys Choir | Emory University Concert Choir
Friday, March 9
Location TBA | 7:00pm
The Chattanooga Boys Choir hosts a joint performance with the renowned Concert Choir of Emory University. Twice selected to perform on the national convention of the American Choral Directors Association, this choir has a strong reputation as one of the finest collegiate choirs in the country. Hear the boychoir and the Emory University Concert Choir perform together in this special performance! Admission is free, and an offering will be collected to help with travel and performance expenses.
Chattanooga Boys Choir hosts community sing as part of #AVoice4Peace initiative
On September 6, the Chattanooga Boys Choir hosted a community sing of Ukuthula, a South African call for piece. This event was part of the #AVoice4Peace using song to raise awareness of peace in the community and around the world. Video of the event is included above and can also be found on the CBC FaceBook page.
Are you interested in joining the Chattanooga Boys Choir?
Did you miss our Open Houses in April? We would be happy to meet with you to show you around and tell you more about the programs the CBC has to offer. Send an email or call 634-2299 to make an appointment. Click here to learn more about joining the choir.
Support the Arts in Tennessee
Did you know that Tennesseans for the Arts has sponsored a new Arts licence plate? It is now available for purchase, and 90% of the revenue from the sale of these plates go directly to the Tennessee Arts Commission, of which the Chattanooga Boys Choir is a proud recipient of a Program Support Grant. When it is time to renew your plate, consider supporting the arts in Tennessee! click for more information
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