TYC - Touring Choir




Texas Youth Chorale Touring choir is made up of 7th and 8th grade singers. This choir meets every Monday for 2 hours and will tour internationally every other year.  Each singer will have a chance to go on one International Tour.


This choir will also participate in the Texas International Choral Festival as the Prelude Choir every third Festival year. TYC will sing a 30 minute concert prior to the Festival choir in the Meyerson.


TYC touring Choir performs 3 formal Concerts in the Dallas-North Dallas Area, attends a Fall Retreat, sings at the Meyerson in February with the North Texas Children’s choir, and attends a Spring retreat. They will attend Camp in July.


Fee and Audition Information for the 2020/2021 Season will be available in the new year.  Please continue to check back!


TYC - Touring Choir Auditons:

Saturday Feb 29, 2020

9am - 5pm

M.A.P.S. Building

420 Maplelawn Dr, Plano, TX 75075, USA




2019/2020 Season Information



The TYC monthly tuition is  $105  payable on the 1st of the month Sept through June inclusive. Rehearsal is once a week. 

Tuition will be paid via automatic bank withdrawal on the first day of the month or paid in full ($1,050) prior to September 1st, 2019.


Required camp  July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019  ($250 fee) 


Uniform rental fee and practice shirt $125 payable before camp


    A Fee of $30 will be invoiced for NSF 





Rehearsals weekly on a Monday evenings at  MAPS -Musicians, artists performance services (420 Maplelawn Dr, Plano, TX 75075, USA)  





Required camp is July 29, 2019- August 2, 2019 ($250 fee) .  

The camp provides the opportunity for students to start learning the music for the upcoming year, as well as get to know each other!





Formal Uniforms are the property of NTMCC and are rented from TYC for an annual fee of $100.    The TYC has three styles of uniforms:  Formal, Informal and Rehearsal Shirt.  The  practice shirts are purchased by the students for $25  that will be kept by the students.


Girls Formal:  Please see the photo gallery tab on the website to view the beautiful dresses on stage!  Each girl is responsible to provide her own black, flat or low heeled, closed-toe shoes.


Girls Informal:  TYC polo shirt (the TYC camp/tour t-shirt and polo shirt are $25 ).  Each girl is responsible to provide her own black slacks (not leggings or tight pants; if jeans, they must be dark black), black shoes and black belt.


Boys Formal:  Suits  are rented to our singers for $100 per year.  Each boy is responsible to provide his own black shoes, black belt and black socks.


Boys Informal:  TYC polo shirt (the TYC camp/tour t-shirt and polo shirt are received as part of the $125 uniform fee).  Each boy is responsible to provide his own black slacks (if jeans, they must be dark black), black shoes, black socks and black belt.


Rehearsal shirts: (purchased with the polo shirt) are required to be worn at every rehearsal.





There are two formal performances: Christmas Concert in November and Farewell Concert in June.  TYC opens the North Texas Children’s Choir Festival and the Texas International Festival with the National Anthem.  TYC also performs the National Anthem orGod Bless America for the Texas Legends and the Rough Riders games during the Spring semester and various other events during the year. 




The TYC also tours annually. Every third year there is an international trip.  Otherwise we tour within the United States.

  • 2015 Tour to Dublin and Belfast, Ireland
  • 2016 Tour to Kansas
  • 2017 Tour to Abilene, Texas
  • 2018 Tour to Australia





Austria and Hungary Tour:  June 6th - 14th 2020




July 15th-19th, 2021

Prelude Choir for the 4 day Texas International Choral Festival held at the Gaylord Texan and Finale Concert at the Meyerson




Will tour locally (max 3-7 hour drive)