Student Summer Choral Experience

Saturday August 20
(ages 7-13) Join other rising 2nd-7th graders for a morning of fun with singing.

Roberta Thomason, director of the Cary Children’s Choir, Cary Children’s Concert Choir and Cary Youth Chorale, will lead students through a sample choral rehearsal, culminating in a short performance. Participants will get a chance to make music together and see what it’s like to contribute to a beautiful choral sound.
C4 Rehearsal

Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center
Instructor: Roberta Thomason
Fees: $25(R) $32(N) (1 class)
94032 Sat Aug 20 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

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The 2016 Fall Semester:

  • August 20 — Summer Choral Experience, 10:00 AM-12:30 PM
  • August 23 — Auditions for new singers, 5:00-7:00 PM
  • August 30 — Bring a Friend to Rehearsal, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • September 6 — First rehearsals (regular rehearsal times); mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • September 17 — “Fall Fling” rehearsal 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • November 5 — “This is IT” rehearsal 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • November 29 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • December 2 — C3/C4: Pre-show music, Cary Arts Center, 6:30 PM
  • December 3 — CYC: Pre-show music, NC Symphony, 7:00 PM
  • December 6 — Dress rehearsal, 5:00 PM
  • December 9 — Fall Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • December 11 — Fall Concert, Page-Walker Arts and History Center
  • December 13 – Auditions for new singers, 5:00-6:00 PM
  • December 13 – Last fall rehearsal / party, 6:15 PM
 

Previous Semesters

The 2016 Spring Semester:

  • January 5 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:00 PM
  • March 18 — CYC: Pre-Show Music, CAC, 6:45 PM
  • April 15 — C3/C4: Pre-Show Music, CAC, 6:45 PM
  • April 23-24 — C4/CYC: Spring Tour, Griffin, GA
  • April 26 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • April 30 — C3/C4: Spring Daze, Bond Park, 3:45 PM
  • May 6 — Spring Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • May 10 — Auditions for new singers, 5:00-6:00 PM
  • May 10 — Last spring rehearsal / party, 6:15 PM
  • May 17 — Spring Sing!, 5:30-6:30 PM

The 2015 Fall Semester:

Theme: “This Joyful Day”

  • August 15 — Summer Choral Experience, 10:00 AM-12:30 PM
  • August 18 — Auditions for new singers, 5:00-7:00 PM
  • August 25 — Bring a Friend to Rehearsal, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • September 1 — First rehearsals (regular rehearsal times); mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • November 20 — Waverly Place Tree Lighting, 6:30 PM
  • December 1 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • December 5 — C4: Raleigh Community Christmas Celebration, 4:00 PM
  • December 8 — Dress rehearsal, 5:00 PM
  • December 11 — “This Joyful Day” Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • December 13 — CYC: First Baptist Church, Wilmington, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • December 15 – Auditions for new singers, 5:00-6:00 PM
  • December 15 – Last fall rehearsal / party, 6:15 PM

The 2015 Spring Semester:

  • January 6 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • January 10 — “It Can Happen” Rehearsal, 9:00 AM – noon
  • February 9 — CYC: Dinner concert, White Memorial Presbyterian Church
  • February 14 — “It Can Happen” Rehearsal, 9:00 AM – noon
  • February 20 — CYC: Pre-Show Music, CAC, 6:45 PM
  • March 24 — Make-up Rehearsal, 5:15-6:45 PM No rehearsal, traditional schools spring break
  • April 11 — “It Can Happen” Rehearsal, 9:00 AM – noon
  • April 17 — “It Can Happen In A Show”, Cary Arts Center, 7:00 PM
  • May 5 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • May 15 — Spring Concert, “15 Songs, 15 Years, May 15!”, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • May 19 — Auditions for new singers, 5:00-6:00 PM
  • May 19 — Last spring rehearsal / party, 6:15 PM

It Can Happen April 2015
The 2014 Fall Semester:

Theme: “Winter Fantasy”

  • August 16 — Summer Choral Experience, 10:00 AM-12:30 PM
  • August 19 — Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • August 26 — Bring a Friend to Rehearsal, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • September 2 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:00 PM
  • September 27 — “It Can Happen” rehearsal, 9:00-12:00
  • November 14 — C3/C4: Pre-Show Music, CAC, 6:45 PM
  • December 2 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • December 3 — CYC: Dinner concert, Page-Walker Hotel, 7:30 PM
  • December 5 — CYC: Pre-concert music, NC Symphony
  • December 12 — “Winter Fantasy” Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • December 13 — Twilight Concert at Tryon Palace, New Bern, 2:00-11:00 PM
  • December 16 – Auditions for new singers, 5:00-6:00 PM
  • December 16 – Last fall rehearsal / party, 6:15 PM

The 2014 Spring Semester:

  • January 7 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • March 1 — Choral Workshop, 8:45 AM – 2:00 PM
  • March 15 — C3/C4: Arbor Day Performance, Town Hall Campus, 12:30 PM
  • March 21 — CYC: Pre-show music, Cary Arts Center, 6:45 PM
  • April 1 — No rehearsal, traditional schools spring break
  • April 29 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • May 3 — National Anthem, Durham Bulls game
  • May 9 — Spring Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • May 13 — Last spring rehearsal / party, 5:30-6:30 PM
  • May 17 — Boys Only: Make Some Noise!, GFBC, 10:00-11:30 AM
  • May 20 — Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM

Durham Bulls Game

The 2013 Fall Semester:

Theme: “Celebrate Across the Americas”

  • August 17 — Summer Choral Experience, 10:00 AM-12:30 PM
  • August 20 — Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • August 27 — Bring a Friend to Rehearsal, 5:30-6:30 PM
  • September 3 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • September 14 — (optional) Workshop for Honor Choir Auditions
  • November 19 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • December 3 — Cary Senior Center Concert, 7:00 PM
  • December 7 — CYC: Raleigh Community Christmas Celebration, 4:30 PM
  • December 7 — CYC: Pre-concert music, NC Symphony
  • December 13 — “Celebrate Across the Americas” Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • December 17 – Auditions for new singers, 5:00-6:00 PM
  • December 17 – Last fall rehearsal / party, 6:15 PM

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The 2013 Spring Semester:

Theme: “The World Sings”

  • December 18 — Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • January 8 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • March 8 — Pre-show music, Benny Goodman Concert, Cary Arts Center
  • March 9 — Collaboration with Sisters’ Voices, Chapel Hill
  • March 21 — CYC: Rotary Club, McGregor Country Club, 6:30 PM
  • April 2 — No rehearsal, traditional school spring break
  • April 13 — USO performance, Carolina Preserve
  • April 27 — CYC: Pre-concert music, NC Symphony
  • April 30 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • May 7 — Dress rehearsal, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • May 10 — Spring concert, 7:00 PM
  • May 14 — Last spring rehearsal / party
  • May 17 — C4: Pre-concert music, NC Symphony CANCELLED
  • May 21 – Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM
CYC at NC Symphony

CYC at NC Symphony

The 2012 Fall Semester:

Theme: “Holiday for All”

  • August 21 — Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • August 28 — Bring a Friend to Rehearsal, 5:30-6:30 PM
  • September 4 — First rehearsal and mandatory parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • September 9 — 9/11 remembrance program, Cary Arts Center, 4:30 PM
  • November 27 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • December 3 — CYC Performance, 7:45 PM
  • December 7 — “Holiday for All” Concert, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 7:00 PM
  • December 11 – Last fall rehearsal / party
  • December 15 – Mary Ruffin Poole Concert Series, Kinston, 7:00 PM
  • December 18 – Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM

The 2012 Spring Semester:

Theme: “Together We Sing: Hope, Peace, and Unity”

  • January 3 — Auditions for new singers, 5:30-7:00 PM
  • January 10 — First rehearsal and parent meeting, 5:30 PM
  • March 8 — Pre-Show Music, Vienna Boys’ Choir Concert, Cary Arts Center, 7:00 PM
  • March 25 — CYC: Ladies’ Tea, Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 1:00 PM
  • April 3 — Traditional Spring Break, no rehearsal
  • April 14 — USO Fundraiser, Carolina Preserve, Cary
  • May 1 — Jordan Oaks Retirement Living Concert, 7:00 PM
  • May 5 — Concert at Battleship North Carolina, Wilmington
  • May 8 — Dress rehearsal
  • May 11 — Spring Concert, 7:00 PM
C4 & CYC on the Battleship North Carolina

C4 & CYC on the Battleship North Carolina