Saint Viator Choir
Available for course credit:
Concert Choir addresses the fundamentals of vocal technique, sight-singing, and performance skills through the study and performance of music from various genres and traditions. The Concert Choir performs in concerts at school, local festivals, and community events. Students enrolled in this course are eligible to audition for Chamber Singers. This class meets during the regular school day.
Music Ministry is open to all students – vocalists and instrumentalists, including strings – who wish to participate in the planning and performing of music at Mass. Students learn the fundamentals of how music enhances the texts and rituals of the liturgy from a variety of traditions, including chant, tradition hymns and contemporary. Music Ministry meets from 6:30-8 p.m. on Wednesdays. (Occasionally, meeting times/days must be changed/cancelled due to conflicts.) Please note that students enrolled in this course are eligible to audition for Chamber Singers.
Treble Choir is open to all freshmen and sophomore women. Students will learn fundamentals of –from various genres and traditions. The Treble Choir performs in concerts at school, local festivals, and community events. Please note that students enrolled in this course are eligible to audition for Chamber Singers. This class meets during the regular school day.
Co-Curricular Choir Activities:
This auditioned group of singers rehearses outside of the school day and performs music of various styles. The Chamber Singers are featured at many events throughout the school year, including the Choral Showcase in the spring. They also perform throughout the community, including Christmas caroling during the holiday season. Students auditioning for Chamber Singers are also encouraged to participate in one of the other vocal ensembles (Concert Choir and Music Ministry) as well to strengthen vocal technique and musicianship skills.