MCC High Notes
Weekly Newsletter
Friday, Sept.16, 2016       
This member newsletter is published nearly every Friday morning during the choir season. Please watch your email inbox each week and read the newsletter thoroughly for all the information you need to have a terrific year with Milwaukee Children's Choir!

Share the News:  Parents, please talk with your MCC student about the news below 
                             or forward the message to their own email account.

News for All MCC Members
Start of the Year Checklist
Back-to-Choir Parent Meetings

Tues 9/27 Milwaukee Youth Arts Center 6-730
Tues 9/28 Mt Carmel Lutheran Church 6-730
Please note meetings are at your choristers location on the date & time of their regular class. New MCC families are required to attend this meeting. Meetings will include:
  • important information about our season
  • a Q & A session with MCC's artistic staff
Additionally, parents and singers will have an opportunity to chat with their choir director during the last 30 minutes of the rehearsal on their parent meeting night. 

Lake Country Children's Choir to Begin in October!
Lake Country Children's Choir is a new satelite choral program of Milwaukee Children's Choir for students in grades 4-8.  Do you know a child who loves to sing and who lives in the Lake Country?  Encourage them to audition for Lake Country Children's Choir today!  For more information, click here Lake Country Children's Choir

If you know someone who might be interested please have them contact as soon as possible.

Receive $50, Give $50!
MCC families are our best recruiters. They know the value of our program and spread the word among their families and friends. Our choir members enjoy meeting new people but also enjoy introducing people they know to our program. Share this  singer referral coupon !

We are still accepting students for 2016-2017 auditions! Have them contact to setup an appointment.

Links to Your Choir's Web Page
Please click on your choir's name below to view the most up to date calendar and this week's notes for your child's choir.

Poinsettia & Evergreens Fundraisers
For fundraiser
    Tuesday, September 20 to Thursday, October 13, 2016

    November 15-23: Anticipated Delivery of All Products

Please watch for forms to come home with your chorister soon!

Upcoming Events:


  • Saturday, October 1st- the entire Prelude, Training, and Resident choirs have a retreat at Mt Carmel Lutheran Church, Wauwatosa. Details are listed in each choir's calendar, located on each choir's respective webpage listed above.
    • Prelude (9 a.m.-12 p.m.) Friendship Hall
    • Training (9 a.m.-2 p.m.) Fellowship Hall
    • Resident (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) Choir Room
  • Sunday, October 2nd   4pm Choral Evensong MYC at Cathedral Church of All Saints, 818 E Juneau Ave, Milwaukee- Open & free to public
  • October 2nd-7th    Bring a Friend Week- More info to follow in next week's newsletter. Save the date that you chorister has choir that week & start thinking of kids you know who love to sing!


Musica Sacra I: Mass of the Children
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 7:00 PM
School Sisters of St. Francis - St. Joseph's Chapel
1515 South Layton Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53215
Marco Antonio Melendez, conductor
Voices of Eterna
Milwaukee Youth Chorale
Charles Wesley Evans, baritone
MCC Chamber Orchestra
Missa Sancti Leopoldi (in Festo SS Innocentium) - Johann Michael Haydn
Laudate Pueri Dominum - Johann Michael Haydn
Mass of the Children - John Rutter
Voices of Eterna and Milwaukee Youth Chorale join together to present the first of a two part concert series entitled, Musica Sacra or "Sacred Music."  Featuring the music of Johann Michael Haydn and English contemporary composer, John Rutter, Voices of Eterna and Milwaukee Youth Chorale will present two works which were composed for the voices of children.   

Purchase your tickets through Brown Paper Tickets- How to & FAQ
Pedals, Pipes & Pizza

Milwaukee Chapter AGO Pedals, Pipes & Pizza
Saturday, October 8th, from  10 AM-3 PM

A  program designed especially for piano (and organ) students 11-16 years of age curious about the pipe organ and its music.  They will be visiting the North Shore churches of Fox Point Lutheran, Fox Point; North Shore Congregational Church, Fox Point; St. Monica Parish, Whitefish Bay; and United Methodist Church, Whitefish Bay 

Hear beautiful music, find out about how the organ works along with visiting the organ chambers, play a piece you know on the organ, and enjoy yummy pizza all while meeting some new friends with a shared interest in music!

Students who would like to take part in this exciting opportunity are encouraged to register online at or contact Audrey Rhinehart at 262-673-4831 x405.

Milwaukee Children's Choir 
Phone: 414.221.7040  |  Fax: 844.274.3978

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