About NJYC

The New Jersey Youth Chorus, founded in 1992, is an auditioned choral program for children in grades three through twelve. We provide quality music education that encourages young peoples' love and appreciation of choral music and nurtures their individual growth and development. Learn more about us →

Terrific news!  Six of our Sola Voce choristers have been selected to sing at the ACDA National Convention in Minneapolis this coming March! 

Mia Battistella, Allyson Burkitt, Divya Chiplunkar, Zia Sarkis, and Karmina Wall will be part of the ACDA National Children's Honor Choir (a 5th-9th grade treble choir), under the direction of Joan Gregory.  And Kayla Miller was selected for the Middle School/Junior High Mixed choir (grades 6-9, male and female) conducted by Lynnel Jenkins. 

Congratulations to all!

Searching for new ideas to keep your students engaged and excited about singing?  Join us to try “kid tested” strategies and activities that help establish a healthy tone and energized singing in elementary school and middle school.  Sing rounds and canons, as well as music spanning a variety of cultures.  See how body percussion, movement and drumming are used as tools to learn music concepts while respecting the abilit

Featured Events

Nov 4 2017 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
NJYC couldn’t be more thrilled to host Zimfira Poloz, Artistic Director of the Hamilton Children’s... more
Nov 18 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
NJYC is pleased to be holding a "Kids for Kids" event to benefit the Team Campbell Foundation.... more
Dec 2 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm
The Drew University Chorale & Choral Union, under the direction of conductor D. Jason Bishop,... more

Recent News

October 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
The Children's Choir of Sussex County, the Newark Boy's Choir, and the Princeton Girl Choir joined NJYC's... more
October 5, 2017 - 7:30pm
Several of our Coriste & Camerata juniors and seniors had the experience of a lifetime when NJYC was... more
September 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
Members from all five of our 2017-18 NJYC ensembles kicked off the season in style, joining voices to perform... more

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