The programs of Commonwealth Youthchoirs

Keystone State Boychoir logoKeystone State Boychoir (KSB) brings together 180 boys, ages 8-18, for exceptional music-making. KSB has spread the gift of song far and wide and is the only choir in the world to have toured all seven continents. Internationally, KSB has performed in the world’s major concert halls and on Broadway in New York City with Tony-award winning performers. KSB is the official boychoir of Opera Philadelphia and is counted among the finest community-based boy choirs in the world. Learn more about KSB…

Pennsylvania GirlchoirPennsylvania Girlchoir (PG) maintains a repertoire steeped in the classical tradition and enhanced by music from many cultures and time periods. PG includes 140 girls, ages 8-18, who make extraordinary music together. PG has performed at prestigious music festivals internationally and stateside. They have collaborated with Opera Philadelphia, the Curtis Institute of Music, the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Lyric Fest, WHYY, the University of Pennsylvania and Network for New Music. Learn more about PG…

Find Your Instrument! logoFind Your Instrument (FYI!) is an innovative, award-winning outreach program which brings choral music education to nearly 200 students in the School District of Philadelphia who otherwise would not have an opportunity to sing during the school day. Currently, the program is based in the John Wister Elementary School and the Joseph Pennell Elementary School in northwest Philadelphia. FYI! offers children at these schools the opportunity to discover their singing voices and the joy of singing. Learn more about FYI!…

Good Mornin' Music! logoGood Mornin’ Music! (GMM!) was launched in 2013 as a weekly Saturday morning program that provides boys and girls from Pre-K to grade 2 with an opportunity to joyfully discover and explore music making with their voices and percussion instruments. The program lays a pedagogically sound foundation for later choral performing and instrumental lessons for children. Learn more about GMM!…

Tickets are now on sale for the Pennsylvania Girlchoir 2014 Holiday Concerts.

Learn more and go to the online box office here.

Special guest Grammy© Award winner Edwin Hawkins
Special guest Grammy© Award winner Edwin Hawkins

A Soulful Christmas at the Kimmel Center

A Soulful Christmas, an inspiring, uplifting communal gathering of regional choristers, entitled The Philadelphia Heritage Chorale, who will perform holiday spirituals and gospel favorites in Verizon Hall on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 7:30 pm. Pennsylvania Girlchoir and Keystone State Boychoir will be performing two selections, joined by over 100 youth mass choir members from local churches.

Tickets are available from $25-$45 and can be purchased by calling 215.893.1999, online at kimmelcenter.org, or at the Kimmel Center box office. Learn more about A Soulful Christmas here.

Save the dates!

Holy Trinity Concert

St. Nicolas Cantata by Benjamin Britten
Pennsylvania Girlchoir & Keystone State Boychoir
Fairmount Chamber Orchestra
Vincent Metallo, Conductor
Matthew Anderson, Tenor
Sunday, December 21st, 5pm | Church of the Holy Trinity

Keystone State Boychoir Holiday Concerts
Sunday, December 14, 2014, 3 & 6 pm | First Presbyterian Church of Germantown