This course will explore the fundamentals of choral and solo singing, music theory, sight-reading, score study, song selection, and confidence building exercises. Members of this class will participate in two performances per school year, alongside the Chaminade Choirs!
This intermediate level course will expose students to advanced solo repertoire, including American Art Songs, Italian Arias, advanced music theory, sight-reading, score study, song selection, and confidence building exercises. Prerequisites for this course: Chorus I.
This advanced level course will expose students to a robust solo repertoire, including American Art Songs, German Arias, advanced music theory, sight-reading, score study, song selection, and confidence building exercises. Prerequisites for this course: Chorus I & II.
This is a yearlong course (Music Appreciation A & B) that will explore various aspects of music including: music theory, music history, and musicianship. This course will follow the W.W. Norton Style curriculum.
The Chaminade Concert Choir is an auditioned vocal ensemble made up of students that have a passion for singing and choral music! This ensemble performs at Chaminade multiple times throughout the school year and travels yearly to participate in world renowned choir festivals and competitions.
The Spiritones is an auditioned acapella choir that performs both individually and alongside the Chaminade Concert Choir at world renowned choir festivals and school performances. All members of the Spiritones must participate in a secondary performing arts activity such as drama, band, choir, or dance.
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Chaminade’s Vocal Jazz Ensemble is an ensemble comprised of a multitude of performing arts students, who participate in multiple arts activities throughout the year such as drama, band, choir, and dance! This ensemble competes professionally at world-renowned choir festivals and competitions, alongside the Chaminade Concert Choir and Spiritones acapella ensemble!