Northwest Children's Chorus
Welcome to the home page of the Northwest Children's Chorus (NCC). This page contains information about the Choir, including goals of the ensemble, audition dates, participation requirements, and performance dates. 

The goal of the NCC is to provide an enrichment choral ensemble performance experience for advanced 5th grade choir students from all across the district. The ensemble seeks to challenge those students who seek a high level of musicianship and musical performance.

Members of this prestigious ensemble rehearse one day each week in preparation for their annual performance in the spring.



Honor choir
Click to listen to excerpts from the 2012-2013 Honor Choir TMEA performance
We Are Blessed, Ombra Mai Fu, Niska Banja, Kang Ding Flower Song, 'Cross the Wide Missouri, We Will and Ton The'




The 2012-2013 Honor Choir was under the direction of Roel Garza, Vickie Adams, Kayla Gentry, Patty Lewis, Deborah Bullard and Marie Nassiff. 

The 2016-2017 directors will be Victoria Jones, Amberly Sneed, Tiffany Howe and Marie Nassiff. The name of the group was changed to Northwest Children's Chorus in August 2013.
 

NCC Procedures and Rehearsals 

Auditions

Auditions for 2016-2017 choir will be completed by October 26th.
Please contact your child's music teacher for an information/audition letter and exact dates and times for auditions on your campus.

Mandatory Parent Meeting

Sat., Jan. 7, 2017 at Clara Love Elementary School from 9-9:30 a.m. One parent/guardian must attend this meeting.

Rehearsals

The first rehearsal will be Sat., Jan.7, 2017 following the parent meeting at 9 a.m. and will be over at noon.
Other rehearsals will take place on Thursday evenings from Jan.14-May 12, 2016 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Love Elementary School. There is 1 Monday night rehearsal on Feb. 6th due to a conflict with a district-wide event.
Dress Rehearsal-April 17, 2017 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Eaton High School Performing Arts Center. Students must attend this rehearsal to be eligible to perform with the choir on April 28th.

Performances 

Final Concert-April 28, 2017 at 7 p.m. at Eaton High School Performing Arts Center
Other performance possibilities will be listed as they arise throughout the year.

Absences

E-mail Tiffany Howe at thowe@nisdtx.org prior to rehearsal with the reason for your child's absence. 

Uniforms and Fees

Email Marie Nassiff at mnassiff@nisdtx.org for information about uniforms, fees and general information.