NMC Children's Choir

Register with the child's name and birthdate, not the parent's. Each child needs a separate account and username. instructions here.

To enroll TWO children: after registering the first, empty the shopping cart and start again.

before or after enrolling and paying for the course here, it is necessary to also fill in the online form at nmcchildrenschoir.com/registration.html »

NEW STUDENTS: if entering grades K-3, no audition is required -- enroll online here and follow the directions above.
RETURNING STUDENTS: enroll in the choir chosen by your choir director.

The NMC Children's Choir (NMCCC) is a program of seven exemplary choral music ensembles that develops high levels of artistic, expressive singing for students in Kindergarten through Grade 9. Participation is open to all and is a full-school-year commitment, including performances. To schedule an audition for a student in grades 3 through 9, or to apply for a partial scholarship, call NMC Extended Education at (231) 995-1700. 

For more information about the Choir, visit nmcchildrenschoir.com »

Call (231) 995-1700 to registerBel Canto Choir (Grades 3-4)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$270—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-6:30 pm, Fine Arts Rm 115. (bell kahn-toh - Italian for beautiful singing) Primarily 3-4 graders - audition required. Bel Canto includes children with some prior musical experience - who audition directly into the ensemble - and singers who have been promoted from the Dolce Choir. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as some Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Bel Canto performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts.

  • Seats available: Approximately 30. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044767
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCantus Choir (Grades 7-9)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$330—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6:45 - 8:15 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 115. (kahn-toos - Latin for choir) Primarily 7-9 graders - audition required. Cantus is NMCCCs largest and most advanced performing ensemble for young ladies and gentlemen. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as monthly Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Cantus performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts, at community events throughout the season and, as opportunities present, with guest artists and organizations such as the Traverse Symphony Orchestra. Cantus tours each spring, offering singers unique performance and cultural opportunities.

  • Seats available: Approximately 30. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313045010
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerDolce Choir (Grades 2-3)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$260—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-6:30 pm, Fine Arts Rm 102. (dohl-chay - Italian for sweet) Primarily 2-3 graders - no audition required. Dolce is NMCCCs introductory choir for young children with little or no prior musical experience. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as a few Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Singers build their foundational music skills in a fun, interactive learning environment, learning recognizable folk-based repertoire appropriate for beginning singers. Dolce performs in NMCCCs Winter and Spring Concerts.

  • Seats available: Approximately 23. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044570
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerLyric Choir (Grades 4-5) —2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$290—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6:45-7:45 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 105. (a musical term meaning having a pleasing or melodious sound) Primarily 4-5 graders - audition required. Lyric is comprised of children who audition directly into the ensemble, along with singers who have been promoted from the Bel Canto Choir. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as monthly Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Lyric performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts, and, as opportunities present, at community events.

  • Seats available: Approximately 19. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044576
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerOverture Choir (Kindergartners)—2018-09-13 through 2018-11-15$100—Face to FaceView Details

8 Thurs, 5:30-6:15 pm, Fine Arts Rm 105. (a term meaning a musical introduction) Kindergartners - no audition required. Overture is NMCCCs introductory program for Kindergarten students. This non-auditioned group meets Thursday evenings for an eight-week session. Young singers learn about their voices and learn basic singing techniques in a friendly, nurturing environment.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313045022
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPrelude Choir (Grade 1)—2018-09-11 through 2018-11-13$100—Face to FaceView Details

8 Tues, 5:30-6:15 pm, Fine Arts Rm 105. (a musical term meaning introductory music) 1st graders - no audition required. Prelude is NMCCCs introductory program for 1st grade students. This non-auditioned group meets Tuesday evenings for an eight-week session. Young singers learn about their voices and learn basic singing techniques in a friendly, nurturing environment.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313045013
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerRagazzo Choir (Grades 5-6)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$310—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6:45-7:45 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 102. (rah-gaht-soh - Italian for youth) Primarily 5-6 graders - audition required. Ragazzo is comprised of children who audition directly into the ensemble with more advanced musical abilities, along with singers who have been promoted from the Lyric Choir. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as monthly Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Ragazzo performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts, and, as opportunities present, at community events.

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044573
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPrelude Choir (Grade 1)—2018-09-11 through 2018-11-13$100—Face to FaceView Details

8 Tues, 5:30-6:15 pm, Fine Arts Rm 105. (a musical term meaning introductory music) 1st graders - no audition required. Prelude is NMCCCs introductory program for 1st grade students. This non-auditioned group meets Tuesday evenings for an eight-week session. Young singers learn about their voices and learn basic singing techniques in a friendly, nurturing environment.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313045013
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerDolce Choir (Grades 2-3)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$260—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-6:30 pm, Fine Arts Rm 102. (dohl-chay - Italian for sweet) Primarily 2-3 graders - no audition required. Dolce is NMCCCs introductory choir for young children with little or no prior musical experience. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as a few Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Singers build their foundational music skills in a fun, interactive learning environment, learning recognizable folk-based repertoire appropriate for beginning singers. Dolce performs in NMCCCs Winter and Spring Concerts.

  • Seats available: Approximately 23. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044570
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerBel Canto Choir (Grades 3-4)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$270—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-6:30 pm, Fine Arts Rm 115. (bell kahn-toh - Italian for beautiful singing) Primarily 3-4 graders - audition required. Bel Canto includes children with some prior musical experience - who audition directly into the ensemble - and singers who have been promoted from the Dolce Choir. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as some Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Bel Canto performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts.

  • Seats available: Approximately 30. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044767
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerLyric Choir (Grades 4-5) —2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$290—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6:45-7:45 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 105. (a musical term meaning having a pleasing or melodious sound) Primarily 4-5 graders - audition required. Lyric is comprised of children who audition directly into the ensemble, along with singers who have been promoted from the Bel Canto Choir. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as monthly Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Lyric performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts, and, as opportunities present, at community events.

  • Seats available: Approximately 19. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044576
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerRagazzo Choir (Grades 5-6)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$310—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6:45-7:45 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 102. (rah-gaht-soh - Italian for youth) Primarily 5-6 graders - audition required. Ragazzo is comprised of children who audition directly into the ensemble with more advanced musical abilities, along with singers who have been promoted from the Lyric Choir. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as monthly Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Ragazzo performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts, and, as opportunities present, at community events.

  • Seats available: Approximately 29. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313044573
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCantus Choir (Grades 7-9)—2018-09-11 through 2019-04-30$330—Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6:45 - 8:15 pm, Fine Arts Bldg Rm 115. (kahn-toos - Latin for choir) Primarily 7-9 graders - audition required. Cantus is NMCCCs largest and most advanced performing ensemble for young ladies and gentlemen. Singers rehearse Tuesday evenings as well as monthly Saturday afternoon rehearsals. Cantus performs in NMCCCs Holiday, Winter and Spring Concerts, at community events throughout the season and, as opportunities present, with guest artists and organizations such as the Traverse Symphony Orchestra. Cantus tours each spring, offering singers unique performance and cultural opportunities.

  • Seats available: Approximately 30. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313045010
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerOverture Choir (Kindergartners)—2018-09-13 through 2018-11-15$100—Face to FaceView Details

8 Thurs, 5:30-6:15 pm, Fine Arts Rm 105. (a term meaning a musical introduction) Kindergartners - no audition required. Overture is NMCCCs introductory program for Kindergarten students. This non-auditioned group meets Thursday evenings for an eight-week session. Young singers learn about their voices and learn basic singing techniques in a friendly, nurturing environment.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =313045022
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