2nd Annual SongFest

Brooklyn Youth Chorus will host its second annual community SongFest! The festival will feature the Brooklyn Youth Chorus public school programs from PS 1 in Sunset Park, PS 15 in Red Hook, IS 285 in East Flatbush, and Excellence Boys in Bed-Stuy and will be a fun-filled day of singing and playing with Chorus staff. SongFest concludes with […]

Spring Sings

Sing in spring with our annual end-of-season concerts featuring the seven training division levels, three performing ensembles, and Alumni Chorus of the acclaimed Brooklyn Youth Chorus. Tickets will be available shortly. SPRING SINGS PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE All concerts take place at Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn. Fri, May 19, 7 pm Pre-Teen Level 4 Monday and Wednesday Pre-Teen […]

James MacMillan’s St. Luke Passion (New York Premiere)

James MacMillan is the pre-eminent Scottish composer of his generation. His music combines rhythmic excitement, raw emotional power and spiritual meditation. His St. Luke Passion, written in 2013, is the second Passion he composed after the St. John Passion in 2007 and his attraction to the Passion story stems from his deep-rooted Catholic faith. St. […]

Spring Semester Schedule Training Divisions

last updated 1/6/17 Division Level Section Day / Time Location Rehearsal Dates NO Rehearsal Dates IMPORTANT NOTES Prep Level 1 Tuesday Tuesdays 4:15-5:15 Grace Church Brooklyn Heights (254 Hicks St.) 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9 2/21, 4/11, 5/16 N/A Prep Level 1 Wednesday Wednesdays […]

Holiday Harmonies 2016

Sing in the holiday season with Brooklyn Youth Chorus’s 550 glorious voices, performing an eclectic program of holiday favorites, choral classics and contemporary music gems. The music of this “gifted young ensemble” (The New York Times) will not only warm your heart but have you dancing in your seats. Parents: Pre-sale tickets are no longer […]

FDNY 9/11 15th Anniversary Ceremony

Brooklyn Youth Chorus is honored to perform and commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11. This ceremony remembers the FDNY for their service. The event is not open to the public–tickets are not available.

9/11 15th Anniversary Memorial

Brooklyn Youth Chorus is honored to perform and commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11. All major news networks will begin coverage of the ceremony at 8:30 am. The livestream will also be available on our homepage. The event is not open to the public–tickets are not available.

Kiena Williams

Kiena Williams is one of the newest additions to the Brooklyn Youth Chorus artistic staff as an Associate conductor of the PS 15 Prep program and the Pre-Teen Level 3. She joined the Brooklyn Youth Chorus team as a Chorus Manager in the Training Divisions in 2015. She is now Chorus Manager of the Men’s […]

Teen Level 6B Schedule

Please note: This schedule is subject to change; any changes/additions will be sent in future memos. *Denotes a mandatory event JANUARY Time Description Location Friday, Jan 13 4:45-6:45 pm Regular Rehearsal (First Rehearsal of 2017) BYC Headquarters: 179 Pacific Street Friday, Jan 20 4:45-6:45 pm Regular Rehearsal BYC Headquarters: 179 Pacific Street Saturday, Jan 21 […]