Our Next Audition – Don’t miss out in being part of our 16th Season! Get in now to be eligible for a potential International tour as part of a 2 year plan that includes an exchange with the award winning Cota Youth Choir from Namibia, Africa!! Things just get more and more exciting at the RYHC! First come first, serve. There is a $25.00 audition fee.
The RYHC has three divisions. All Choirs rehearse on Wednesdays. We are currently rehearsing at: Peace Mennonite Church 11571 Daniels Road, Richmond BC But we hope to be at Palmer Secondary starting in October!
- Prelude Choir for 5 – 8 years of age
Rehearsal from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
- Debut Choir for 8 – 13 years of age
Rehearsals from 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
- Festival Choir for 12 – 19 years of age
Rehearsals from 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
There is a modest annual tuition, plus some additional fees for choir costumes, refundable music deposits and fundraising fees. Bursaries are available by application for students who require financial assistance. Applications are available by confidential request.
Our general auditions are in May/June and September, however we will schedule private auditions as well for special circumstances within those season time frames if there is room in the appropriate choir. If you have missed our general audition times, please contact Heidi Epp, the Artistic Director for a private appointment at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the audition, please prepare a song of your choice to sing. Some suggestions would be “O Canada” or The audition will also include some vocal range and ear testing.