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Join us for the 2021-2022 Season!

Fill out our New Singer form to reserve your audition and join The Girl Choir of South Florida!

Since we pivoted to online learning last March, we’ve gained valuable insight on preparing an enriched curriculum that takes advantage of the many resources that online learning makes available. We can’t wait to incorporate this multimedia experience into a pandemic-free, in-person learning environment!

It is our intention to begin holding in-person rehearsals for the upcoming school year beginning this Fall. We are now offering both virtual and in-person auditions for the 2021-2022 season on select dates. 

Returning Families

GCSF members who left last season but would like to return for in-person learning are not required to re-audition.

New Families

The Girl Choir of South Florida offers exceptional choral music training for girls, ages 6 to 18 years old. No experience is required, but a love of singing and enthusiasm for music is essential.

If your child is interested in joining the Girl Choir of South Florida for the 2021 -2022 season please complete and submit the form at the link below:

Join the Girl Choir of South Florida!

Wine & Cheese Fundraiser

 

The Girl Choir of South Florida has partnered with local business Red Chair Catering to offer special Concert Kits.

These kits feature a selection of cheeses, crudité, and red wine to enjoy as you tune in to the virtual premiere of Unity on May 28th. Your Concert Kit will be delivered right to your door the day of the show.

40% of proceeds benefit GCSF!

Place your order by Friday, May 14th to receive your Concert Kit in time!

Unity – Spring Concert ’21

 
We need unity, now more than ever.
After over a year of living through the Covid-19 pandemic, it feels as if the ways in which we are divided could not be more clear. It is our hope that the music we share, that we have all collaborated on for the past several months, will instead illuminate the ways in which we are together.
Join us for the YouTube premiere of our Spring concert, Unity.  Each of our choir ensembles will be showcased as they explore the ways in which we are all connected!
 
Virtually premiering Friday, May 28th at 7:30 PM at youtube.com/girlchoir
 

Sip, Savor, Support!

Make concert night even more special with wine & cheese delivered right to your door before the show! Our “Sip, Savor, Support!” fundraiser benefits Girl Choir and your taste buds.
40% of proceeds benefit GCSF!

Winter Concert 2020

December 18th, 7:30 PM
GCSF YouTube
Featuring All Ensembles

Break out your advent calendar, our Winter Concert is almost here.

You bring the figgy pudding, we’ll bring the good cheer.

Join us online, Friday, December 18 at 7:30 PM for the virtual premiere!

RSVP to the event on our Facebook page

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New KIDS album features Girl Choir of South Florida

KIDS is an alt indie rock band from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Its members—Matthew Barrios, Joshua Diaz, Christian Gonzalez, Josiah Sampson and Andrew Woomer—are unified by one simple motive: stay true to your youth; a reminder to always be anchored in authenticity.

Sweeping soundscapes and epic brass sections play to the eager and animated nature of Lost Cities; the bands sophomore LP, showcasing their sophisticated musicianship.

The Girl Choir of South Florida is featured on S.O.S. Listen below and check out the full album here.

How to Join

We’re so glad that you’re interested in our programs. The Girl Choir of South Florida offers exceptional choral music training for girls, ages 6 to 18 years old. No experience is required, but a love of singing and enthusiasm for music is essential.

** COVID-19 AUDITION UPDATE **

Due to the restrictions on public gatherings and social distancing measures, the Girl Choir of South Florida is temporarily waiving auditions for new singers until further notice. New singers will be automatically placed into the entry-level division based on their current age. Once social distancing rules have been lifted, students may be asked to complete a ‘new singer assessment’, in addition to classroom observations, to ensure the best placement within our levels.

If your child is interested in joining the Girl Choir of South Florida 2020-21 season (August 2020 to May 2021) please complete and submit the form below.

Audition information – Auditions are temporarily waived until further notice.

The Girl Choir of South Florida hosts open auditions for new members in August, December, January, and May.

All girls ages 6 through 13 are welcome to audition. Once admitted, girls can progress in Girl Choir through Senior Year in High School.

No prior musical experience is necessary. You do not need to bring a prepared audition piece. Girls will be placed in the appropriate choir group based on their skills, vocal maturity and readiness.

No appointment is necessary for our Voicing Placement Auditions. The audition process will take approximately 30 minutes, including an overview presentation of the Girl Choir.

Auditions (and rehearsals) are at the Girl Choir office located at 3347 NW 55th St in Fort Lauderdale. We are conveniently located off Commercial Blvd, between I95 and the Turnpike, near the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport.

Click here to contact us with any questions

Just #Keepsinging

The virus may have temporarily taken away our ability to meet in-person and make music together, but we are resilient.  

The singers, staff, volunteers, and board members at the Girl Choir of South Florida are as committed as ever to the ongoing music education of our choristers and to continuing the joys of creating beauty in the world. 

Help us to continue this important work by making a donation today in any amount or by pledging your ongoing support by becoming a Fermata Sustaining Member

Your contribution will make it possible for us to continue providing virtual rehearsals and programming, which are significant sources of stability, connection, and meaning during this time. Your support now will also ensure that GCSF emerges from this crisis stronger and ready to continue serving the community as we have for 15 years.

Add your voice today!

We are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. EIN 20-2621291. All the contributions are tax deductible. No goods or services will be provided in exchange for the contribution.

covid-19 message from the artistic director

March 30, 2020 —

Dear Girl Choir choristers, families, and staff,

Although we have been physically apart for the past two weeks, you all have remained in my daily thoughts and prayers. I have to tell you, being able to correspond with our choristers via our Google Classroom on rehearsal nights has delivered such sweet respite in these uncertain times.

I wanted to reach out to you today to give you some updates about our plans and share some of my thoughts during this Covid-19 health crisis:

  1. Our community is still as vibrant as ever. Wow! It’s amazing to see what is possible with the current available technology, and we look forward to hearing from you. Thanks to everyone who has sent in pictures and video already. Please keep it coming. We love to hear you SING!
  2. Poetry & Prose, the spring concert, will now be virtual. Our in-person rehearsals and concerts are cancelled through mid-May due to the Florida governor’s latest guidelines as of today to practice social distancing in South Florida. Instead, we are working together using both Google Classroom and Zoom to put together virtual GCSF performances. Here’s a lovely example from the Seattle Girls Choir: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSguUciSFf0
  3. Tour decisions are being made. Our Mezzo Choir trip to Disney this April has been canceled. Our Concert/Chamber tour to Oregon this July is still on the schedule, but could be canceled. A final decision will be made by the end of April.
  4. We will keep making music together. Our artistic staff and I are committed to the continued music education of our choristers and to continuing the joys of creating beauty in the world. We are excited to see how the Poetry & Prose (virtual edition) will be, and we absolutely cannot  wait until we can be together in person again.

I feel so lucky to be a part of this incredible community of smart, sensible, and social people. Thank you as always for your love and support of the arts.

Best wishes,
Ms. Aycock

season 15 playbill

Support our 15th Anniversary Season by taking out a spot in our 2019-2020 playbill!

It’s easy! Order now via our online Season 15 Playbill Ad Order Form

The Girl Choir of South Florida Playbill will be distributed at all of our 2019-2020 major performances, including concerts in December and May in the beautiful surroundings of the Rose & Alfried Miniaci Performing Arts Center, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, and other venues around Fort Lauderdale, as well as performances with other distinguished musical organizations.

Your participation will help:

  • Fund our chorister scholarship program
  • Produce major concerts and performances
  • Purchase, replace, and take care of chorister uniforms
  • Cover considerable operating expenses

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@girlchoir.org. We can help with layout, design or content of your message.

We appreciate your support of our choral program and the performing arts in South Florida. We look forward to seeing you at our performances!