About NJYC

The New Jersey Youth Chorus, founded in 1992, is an auditioned choral program for children in grades four 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 →

Brava to the 50 members of NJYC's Coriste ensemble who sang in the East Room of the White House at the annual Holiday Open House on December 3. "Performing at the 'People's House' was a tremendous honor for the New Jersey Youth Chorus," said NJYC's Founder & Artistic Director Trish Joyce. "We were thrilled to share our artistry, integrity, and passion for choral music with the White House Visitors. This was an experience our choristers will treasure all their lives," she added.

Sola Voce, Coro Vivo and Primo Coro performed together at The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes on December 6. The choral ensemble sang a festive a capella set conducted by NJYC Directors Gabriele Hingelberg and Hannah Nacheman. "Singing on the iconic main stage of Radio City Music Hall was a thrilling experience for NJYC," said Nacheman. "What a huge honor to open for the Rockettes! The choristers' hard work paid off in a stellar performance," added Hingelberg.

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

Feb 1 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Award-winning a cappella group Backtrack Vocals joins NJYC's Camerata and Coriste ensembles for an... more
Feb 8 2020 - 9:30am
The Elementary Music Division of the North Jersey School Music Association and NJYC proudly present... more
Mar 1 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Join us at St. Peter's Church in Morristown for a collaborative afternoon of music, featuring... more

Recent News

December 16, 2019 - 2:18pm
Sola Voce, Coro Vivo and Primo Coro performed together at The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City... more
December 16, 2019 - 2:17pm
Brava to the 50 members of NJYC's Coriste ensemble who sang in the East Room of the White House at the annual... more
October 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
Primo Coro, pictured here with members of the Grace Episcopal Church School Choir, performed in the annual "... more