Barrington High School Choir Program
Choir Program Overview
Chamber ChoirThis is a highly selective choir geared to upper classmen who intend to continue their choral activities after High School. Numerous public performances are required for the Madrigal Ensemble which is part of this choir. Audition is required. Chamber Choir is an advanced mixed ensemble including soprano, alto, tenor, and bass registers. Advanced singing techniques and musicianship will be emphasized through a wide variety of choral literature. This choir will perform 3 or 4 mandatory concerts (fall, holiday, mid winter, and spring) each year as well as various other opportunities to perform. Performance in the evening concerts is mandatory. Fee is $15 per year.
Concert Choir is a beginning class for students interested in learning how to sing, read music and become part of the BHS choral program. Fundamental singing techniques and musicianship will be emphasized through a wide variety of vocal literature. It is open to both male and female students. This choir will perform three mandatory concerts (fall, holiday, mid winter and spring concerts each year as well as various other opportunities to perform. Performance in evening concerts is mandatory.
This is an advanced beginner/intermediate choir for grades 10 through 12 female students who have experienced Concert Choir. Students are required to audition for this course. Fundamental singing techniques and music reading will be stressed. Madrigals are a part of this choir. Students perform at the fall, holiday, mid-winter and spring concerts. Performance in evening concerts is a requirement of the course.
This is an advanced level choir. Students may enroll if they have 1 year of choral experience or consent of instructor.Students perform at the fall, holiday, mid-winter and spring concerts as well as numerous performances in the community. Change-up Pop Ensemble is part of this choir. Each year there is a great variety of additional choir activities which are handled by the officers.
2019-2020 Choral Events
October 1, 2019
Fall Choir Sampler Concert
December 6, 2019
Winter Choir Concert
December 8, 2019
January 17, 2020
Middle School/BHS Combined Choir Concert
February 28, 2020
A Capella Concert
March 11, 2020
Spring Choir Concert
May 6, 2020
Spring Choir Concert - Broadway