Q: What are the age groups involved with Children’s Choir?
A: The age range starts at age 5 and goes through high school graduation, although college kids and young adults with musical interest are always welcome.
Q: Do children need any previous choral experiences?
A: No previous experience is required. We’ll teach you everything you need to know while having fun doing it!
Q: Can older children join who haven’t grown up singing since they were little?
A: Absolutely! Children of all ages learn quickly with the help of fellow students and instructors.
Q: How do costumes work, are they purchased or rented?
A: Costumes will vary by performance. Often, simple plain white dress shirts with black pants or dresses are appropriate.
Q: How do we register to become part of the Children’s Choir?
A: Simply complete the online registration form and the director of our Children’s Choir will contact you.
Q: How often are practices, how long do they typically last?
A: Currently we have only one practice each week which lasts one hour.
Q: Where to practices take place?
A: Practices usually take place in the North Wing Conference Room located in the Church Complex, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, IN 46410.
Q: Where do the groups typically perform?
A: Typically the groups perform at various St. Sava related events throughout the year, by invitation to sing at other church festivals, and local festivals such as World Cultural Fest taking place in Valparaiso September 2015.
Q: Are there opportunities for parents to volunteer?
A: Yes! Parent support is needed at a variety of events throughout the year and lots of fundraising opportunities. We are always welcome to new ideas!