Saint Mark’s Cathedral Choir School welcomes all, regardless of church affiliation, who are interested in singing beautiful sacred music in a striking cathedral setting, while growing musically and spiritually.


2024 DATES:

Junior & Senior Chorister Camp: July 15–19, 2024 (plus Sunday morning participation July 21)

  • M–F, 9 a.m.–noon for Junior Choristers; 9 a.m.–4 p.m. for Senior Choristers
  • Concluding Evensong Friday, July 19, 4:30 p.m.
  • Sunday morning participation July 21.
  • Registration info & deadline TBA

Junior & Senior Chorister Camp Registration Link TBA


Schola (High School age) Camp: August 14–17, 2024 (plus Sunday morning participation August 18)

  • Wednesday–Saturday, 3 p.m.–9 p.m.
  • Sunday morning, 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  • Registration info & deadline TBA

Schola Camp Registration Link TBA


ABOUT CHOIR CAMP

This year the Choir School will offer camps for three age brackets: Junior Choristers (age 5 to 2nd grade) Senior Chorister Camp (for children in 3rd – 8th grade), and Schola Camp (for high school singers and changed-voice boys).

Email questions to: choirschool@saintmarks.org


TUITION

  • Junior Chorister Camper: $175
  • Senior Chorister Camper: $325
  • Schola Camper: TBA

The Saint Mark's Choir School also operates year-round. Click here for more information about the Choir School program.

Senior Chorister Camp

Ages: rising 3rd grade–8th grade

2024 Camp Dates: July 15–19, 9 a.m.–12 p.m., with Sunday morning participation on July 21

Concluding Evensong: Friday, July 19, 4:30 p.m.

Example Camp activities:

  • Joyful singing of glorious music
  • Daily sung Morning Prayer
  • Closing Evensong service
  • Coaching in vocal production
  • Sight-singing
  • Theory
  • Ear-training
  • Choral listening
  • Rehearsal etiquette
  • Cantor training
  • Choral liturgical leadership
  • Art projects
  • Drumming and Handbells
  • Organ Demonstration and Lessons

Junior Chorister Camp

Ages: age 5 through rising 2nd grade

2024 Camp Dates: July 15–19, 9 a.m.–12 p.m., with Sunday morning participation on July 21

Concluding Evensong: Friday, July 19, 4:30 p.m.

Example Camp activities:

  • Joyful singing of glorious music
  • Daily sung Morning Prayer
  • Closing Evensong service
  • Coaching in vocal production
  • Sight-singing
  • Theory
  • Ear-training
  • Choral listening
  • Rehearsal etiquette
  • Cantor training
  • Choral liturgical leadership
  • Art projects
  • Drumming and Handbells
  • Organ Demonstration and Lessons

Schola Camp

Ages: rising 9th–12th grade and younger newly changed-voice tenors/basses

2024 Camp Dates: August 14–17, 3 p.m.–9 p.m.,  with Sunday morning participation on August 18

Example Camp activities:

  • Joyful singing of glorious music
  • Nightly sung Compline service
  • Coaching in vocal production
  • Guidance for changing/maturing voices
  • Sight-singing
  • Theory
  • Ear-training
  • Choral listening
  • Rehearsal etiquette
  • Cantor training
  • Choir Yoga
  • Conducting

Watch footage from previous camps below.

Choir Camp Choral Evensong 2019