Each class ensemble meets daily as a regular school class. Placement in an ensemble is done by the Director, based on performance audition, usually in the Spring of the previous school year. New students can arrange an audition at the beginning of the school year.
Chorale (Beginning Women's Chorus)
This ensemble is for women who enjoy singing and wish to learn the basics of choral performance. Vocal technique and music reading skills will be developed as the group rehearses pieces in a variety of musical styles and periods. Non-auditioned, open to all women of all grade levels.
Concert Choir (Mixed Chorus)
This ensemble is a large select choir for all voice parts with an emphasis on further developing musicianship skills such as music reading, vocal technique, ear-training. Concert Choir rehearses and performs pieces in a variety of musical styles and periods, a cappella and accompanied.
Chanson (Mastery Women's Chorus)
This ensemble is an advanced level chorus for women who demonstrate exceptional musical abilities. Chanson is designed for the highly motivated musician who enjoys performing complex music. Students must pass an audition to be considered for Chanson.
These extra ensembles allow students to explore performance opportunities outside the constraints of class schedules.
Cambridge Choralation is a student-run A Capella choir. Auditions are held each year and the group schedules its own rehearsals before and after school.