TYC - Touring Choir
We have opened registration for next season.
If you have not yet auditioned, please complete the registration form and we will be in contact with you regarding an audition!
Returning Singers.. you are also required to complete the online registration form! Use the link below to register!
We plan to start in person rehearsals Monday September 14th! We will be following appropriate safety protocol:
We will lysol everything down before and after rehearsal
We will have hand sanitizer but you can also bring your own.
Masks will be worn
We will have face shields
We will be 6 feet apart
There will be no snack at least for this semester
We will sing in a straight line toward the front
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.
2020/2021 Season Information
TUITION and other fees
The TYC annual tuition of $1,050 is payable monthly in the amount of $105 on the 5th of the month Sept through June inclusive. Rehearsal is once a week.
Tuition will be paid via automatic bank withdrawal on the fifth day of the month or paid in full ($1,050) prior to September 5th, 2020.
Camp will be one day on Saturday August 29, 2020 - check back or calendar for timing, cost and details when they become available
Uniform rental fee: $100
Informal shirt and sweatshirt $50 total
The charge of $150 will be invoiced at the start of the season
All music is the property of NTMCC and is to be returned at the conclusion of the season. Starting in 2020/2021 season, there will be a $75 music deposit paid at the start of the season. This money will be refunded in June after the music is returned to NTMCC in good condition.
A Fee of $30 will be invoiced for NSF
Rehearsals weekly on a Monday evenings from 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: North Texas Performing Arts Center.
Willow Bend Mall on the N. Dallas Tollway in Plano. Covered parking in Lot D by Dillards. Walk in the doors and turn right and you are there!
CAMP HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS!
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 and sweatshirts are purchased by the students for a total of $50 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: The TYC informal shirt and sweatshirt are purchased by singer for $50 total . 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: The TYC informal shirt and sweatshirt are purchased by singer for $50 total Each boy is responsible to provide his own black slacks (if jeans, they must be dark black), black shoes, black socks and black belt.
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
- 2020 Tour - CANCELLED due to Covid 19
- 2021 tour to Austria and Hungary