Sutherland Shire Children’s Choir provides singers from yr 1 to end of secondary school with quality choral instruction, lead by highly qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teachers. There is a conductor and accompanist present at each rehearsal.
The choral programme is designed to develop each child’s natural singing voice. The choristers learn correct vocal technique and breathing. Renowned Kodaly methods are used to achieve aural and music reading skills. In an atmosphere of fun and encouragement, the singers gain the talent and confidence to perform. They develop self-esteem, confidence and social skills.
The choir members are exposed to a wide range of musical genres including popular, musical theatre, classics, world music, folk, Australiana and humorous selections. Repertoire selected is quality music that is developmentally appropriate and enjoyable.