Peterson Elementary is proud to have three choirs; Beginning choir, intermediate choir, and concert choir. All choirs meet during Encore on Monday and Thursday; choir counts as an encore music class. Beginning choir meets from 10AM-11AM, Concert choir meets from 11AM-12PM, and intermediate choir meets from 12PM-1PM. Students entering 3rd and 4th grade can audition for beginning choir, students entering 5th and 6th grade can audition for intermediate choir, and students entering 7th and 8th grade can audition for concert choir.
Upcoming Choir Auditions
It is time to start putting together the groups for next school year’s choir ensembles. Choir is a wonderful opportunity for children to engage in the arts with a community of their peers. We learn music from all over the world, and perform around the Chicago community.
Incoming 3rd and 4th graders may audition for Beginning Choir. Incoming 5th and 6th graders may audition for Intermediate Choir. Incoming 7th and 8th graders may audition for Concert Choir. Students auditioning before school should meet in Room 128 at 7:45AM. Students auditioning after school should meet in Room 128 at 4:00PM.
- Auditions for incoming 3rd graders will take place before and after school on Tuesday, May 30 and Wednesday, May 31.
- Auditions for incoming 4th graders will take place before and after school on Thursday, June 1 and Friday, June 2.
- Auditions for Intermediate Choir (Incoming 5th and 6th graders) will take place before and after school on Monday, June 5 and Tuesday, June 6.
- Audition for Concert Choir (Incoming 7th and 8th graders) will take place before and after school on Wednesday, June 7th and Thursday, June 8th.