No preparation is necessary, just a willingness to sing with others.
North Coast Singers serves more than a hundred boys and girls in grades 2 – 12 in four ensembles. Weekly rehearsals are held in Encinitas.
- Giocoso (beginning) welcomes any interested young singer. No experience is necessary.
- Brioso (Intermediate), Caprice (advanced treble) and Capella (high school mixed choir) are selected by audition.
Acceptance is based upon intonation and tuning; ability to read music and hold a part; tone, vocal technique and range; attendance and working effectively at rehearsals; and dedication, attitude and contributions to the group.
Contact our office to schedule an appointment or call (760) 944-1866Download Schedule & Tuition Information
Frequently Asked Questions
- Sally Husch Dean – Artistic Director, Director of Caprice and Brioso
- Michelle Risling – Director of Capella
- Talk about your schooling and musical experience
- Sing a familiar song such as “Silent Night”, “Happy Birthday”, or “America”
- Sing a round such as “Row Your Boat”
- Echo short melodies
- Echo short and long Rhythmic phrases
- Demonstrate basic music reading skills (Caprice/Capella)
- Giocoso: 3:40 – 4:40 PM
- Brioso: 4:00 – 5:10 PM
- Caprice: 4:45 – 6:00 PM
All rehearsals are held at the San Dieguito United Methodist Church.