2018/2019 Season auditions being scheduled NOW!

PITMAN — The Gloucester County Children’s Choir, under the direction of Sylvia Richardson, is currently scheduling  voice placement auditions for its fall 2018  and spring 2019 season. Children 10 to 17 are encouraged to call the Director at 856-589-5149 to schedule an audition. Auditions will be held each Wednesday in September prior to rehearsals.. Rehearsals are held in the St. James Lutheran Church in Pitman  each Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m.. All children are encouraged to participate. No experience is necessary. The choir is funded, in part, by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and the Cultural & Heritage Commission at Rowan College at Gloucester County.

Spring Concert 2018 — photos

The Gloucester County Children’s Choir dedicated its 2018 Spring Concert to the memory of long-time Board Member Dorothy Stewart, who died this year. Dorothy was an invaluable member of the GCCC family who is sorely missed. The concert also featured a performance by Dennis Gormley with special guests including GCCC alum Isabel Pontes. Multi-talented GCCC chorister Abigail McNair also performed on the piano.

The Gloucester County Children’s Choir Spring Concert, May 20

The Gloucester County Children’s Choir, under the direction of Sylvia Richardson, will hold its annual Spring concert on Sunday, May 20 at 4 p.m. in the Pitman United Methodist Church, 758 N. Broadway, Pitman, 08071.

The concert will feature classical, spiritual and musical theater selections along with a performance by guitarist Dennis Gormley, who is part of the South Jersey-based traditional Irish music duo McDermott’s Handy.

Admission is free. Refreshments are provided after the show.  Facility is wheelchair accessible. Please contact the choir at 856-589-0353 if other accommodations are required. www.gccchoir.com

The choir is funded, in part, by the Gloucester County Cultural & Heritage Commission through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of Cultural Affairs in the Department of State

Adelphia Spring fundraiser tix available!

The Gloucester County Children’s Choir annual fundraising event at Adelphia Restaurant, 1750 Clements Bridge Road, Deptford, NJ, will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10. There will be beverages and a Chef’s choir of buffet — all for the low price of $20 per guest. There will be a basket raffle, a 50/50 drawing and the final drawing for the choir’s Dining Out Fundraiser Raffle as well. For more information and for tickets to the event and the Dining Out Fundraiser Raffle, please call Laurie Brewer at 609-221-4636. Adults only. No one under 21 admitted.

Five Guys fundraiser March 15

Our friends at Five Guys, Deptford, will donate 10 percent of all proceeds generated on Thursday March 15 during dinner hours 5 to 8 p.m.  Five Guys is located at  2000 Clements Bridge Road, Deptford. Five Guys is known for its delicious burgers (they also have veggie burgers..) and fries.  Thank you Five Guys Deptford for supporting the Gloucester County Children’s Choir!

Gloucester County Children’s Choir Spring Season auditions – call now!

PITMAN — The Gloucester County Children’s Choir is holding auditions for its Spring 2018 season.

The choir, under the direction of Sylvia Richardson, is currently scheduling voice placement auditions for children ages 10 to 17 on January 17, 24 and 31 in the St. James Lutheran Church, 400 Columbia Ave., Pitman, 08071. www.gccchoir.com

No experience is necessary and all children from the southern New Jersey area are encouraged to participate. Auditions are for voice placement only. Interested parents and guardians should call the Director at 856-589-5149 to secure an appointment. Rehearsals are held each Wednesday evening at St. James Lutheran Church in Pitman from 7 to 9 p.m.

Happy Holidays!

Many thanks to the many members of the public who attended our Winter Concert. We were very pleased to have Brass students from Rowan University join us and to have Amy Shimmin and Kathryn Pepe join us as surprise musical guests. Many thanks to the parents for the delicious after-concert refreshments.