In this ensemble, major emphasis is on vocal development, music reading skills, ear training, and the study of varied choral literature. Students will perform in concerts, solo and ensemble activities, musicals, and other special events. Concert Choir is open to students in all grades.
In the chorale, major emphasis is placed on continued vocal development, continuation of music reading skills, ear training and the study of more complex choral literature. Students participate in frequent appearances and concerts both on campus and off campus. Students will perform in concerts, music festivals, assemblies, musicals, and other special events.
Solo and small ensemble activities are encouraged in this advanced choir.
Membership in Chorale is by audition only.
Spring 2018 UHS Chorale and Brandywine Valley Chorale Concert
The Chamber Choir is an auditioned, mixed vocal ensemble consisting of 16 -24 of the most talented singers in the school. All of these vocalists must also maintain membership in the Chorale. The Chamber Choir rehearses one or two days after school throughout the school year. Performances include concerts, special off campus community events, assemblies, solo & ensemble activities, and Music Festivals. Singers perform a wide range of a cappella repertoire and are expected to maintain the highest level of dedication.
Cantara is an auditioned ensemble consisting of women from the Concert Choir or Chorale. This group will specialize in the singing of advanced SSAA music. All of these vocalists must also maintain membership in the Concert Choir. Cantara rehearses one or two days after school throughout the school year. Performances include concerts, special off campus community events, and assemblies.
Unionville High School's first men's ensemble is open to all male singers in Concert Choir. Repertoire will be performed to include many genres from Renaissance through popular music of the day. There will be opportunities for outside performances, as well as singing the national anthem for UHS sporting events. Tribesmen will rehearse one or two days after school throughout the year.
The mission of the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association is to advance comprehensive and innovative music education for all students through quality teaching, rigorous learning, and meaningful music engagement.