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“In every aspect, (CCW) easily rivals the finest children’s choirs anywhere— even Austria’s Vienna Boys Choir.”

— The Washington Post

 1-   Ages 5-8:  Check out our PREP Classes and sign up!


2-   Ages 8-18: Audition for our Performing Ensembles:

Auditions will be held in May and June to join the season 2016-2017 starting in September 2016. We will start scheduling auditions in April.

CCW welcomes children ages 8-18 and young men with changing voices, to audition for its nationally recognized performance-based ensembles (Treble Chorus, Bel Canto Chorus, Concert Chorus, Young Men’s Ensemble).

  • All auditions are by appointment on select dates in June, August-September, and December- January (202.237.1005 or
  • All students ages 8-18 are encouraged to audition (girls, boys with changed/unchanged voices).
  • No need to prepare an audition piece.  No previous experience is needed.
  • The auditionee will be asked to sing a simple song like “Happy Birthday,” and follow pitch-matching and easy rhythm exercises.
  • Based on the audition, CCW Artistic Director determines which ensemble is the best fit for the student.
  • Once accepted, the young singer joins the chorus as a CCW member for the entire season

3-   Virginia Families : Audition for our Treble Chorus in Alexandria

NEW Rehearsal location for Treble choristers, starting at age 8
Church of St. Clement 1701 N. Quaker Ln

Call 202-237-1005 to schedule an audition now! Select dates available in late August.


Click here to sign up for an audition!

Download our 2016-2017 enrollment postcard  and pass it around!