Chattanooga Boys Choir 2022-2023
For additional information or to make reservations, email Dawn Oakes or call/text 423-634-2299
"Be the Change" Community Sing
Tuesday, September 13 | 5:30-6:30pm
Second Presbyterian Church
Members of the Chattanooga community are invited to participate in the choir’s annual community sing event in honor of International Peace Day. All participants will learn Kaplan and Britt’s “Be the Change” on-site and record it with members of the CBC for widespread social media release.
Tenor-Bass Choir Festival
Saturday, October 29 | 8:30am-4:00pm
Students in grades 8-12 are invited for a FREE day of instruction, clinic, and learning new repertoire with the CBC staff, Cantabile Choir, and guest clinician Tucker Biddlecombe (Director of Choral Activities, Vanderbilt University). The day ends in an "informance" featuring the Vanderbilt University Glee Club.
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2nd Grade Classroom Visits
January and February
The CBC staff will work with teachers to schedule a visit during second grade related arts time. CBC staff will present a mini lesson and talk to students about the Chattanooga Boys Choir. Together we'll listen to the students sing and identify those who may enjoy participating in the Chattanooga Boys Choir's programs. We'll provide you with information to send home to parents so they can come to an Open House in April.
Email Judy Brittingham to schedule
Family Open Houses
Tuesday evenings in April
Families interested in joining the Chattanooga Boys Choir can come take a tour, meet the staff, observe a rehearsal, and learn more about CBC programs. Email Judy Brittingham to schedule
Music Educator Open House
Tuesday, October 4 | 5:30-8:00pm
Second Presbyterian Church
Observe the Junior Chorister Rehearsal, Computer Music Theory Lab and Concert & Cantabile Rehearsal. Then join the CBC Staff at the Westin for hors d'oeuvres, Q&A, and to talk about how the Chattanooga Boys can be a partner for your program. Click to RSVP
School Performances | Friday, December 2
10:00am & 12:00pm
First Baptist Church, 401 Gateway
This year’s program showcases the CBC’s five choirs and the Metropolitan Bells in a program featuring both traditional favorites and modern pieces including Pinkzebra’s “Remembering Decembers” and the David Bowie and Bing Crosby “Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth.” Audiences will enjoy exciting new arrangements celebrating a diversity of holiday traditions including “Children, Go Where I Send Thee,” “Bidi Bom,” and “El Cielo Canta Alegria!” and will be inspired by uplifting anthems including “Give Us Hope” by Jim Papoulis and “This Little Light of Mine” arranged by Robert Gibson.
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Music in Our Schools Month Performances
Wednesday, March 22
Members of the Mozart and Schubert training choirs will travel to 3-4 HCS elementary schools to present a 20 minute program celebrating Music In Our Schools Month. Schools at which the choir has not performed in the last 5 years will be given priority.