MCCL News Blog

Do-Re-Mi-$ Rehearsal Marathon

Thank you to everyone who supported the Do-Re-Mi-Dollar Rehearsal Marathon! Here’s a glimpse into the work and community building that happened as a result of your contributions. During the Do-Re-Mi Dollar rehearsal marathons, singers connected with…

Pierce Appointed Board Member

The Mennonite Children’s Choir of Lancaster recently appointed Lauren Pierce as member of its Advisory Board. Along with energy, creativity, and experience with non-profit organizations, Pierce brings an existing connection with the choir. Her son, Elijah,…

New Staff Members

Monica Carlson will serve as Prelude Music Director as well as Choir Manager Assistant. She holds a Master’s of Music degree in Piano Pedagogy and Performance from Westminster Choir College and a Bachelor of Arts degree…

Veras Appointed to Advisory Board

Jannat Veras, newly appointed to the Advisory Board of the Mennonite Children’s Choir of Lancaster, brings a range of expertise from serving on boards for Everence Financial Credit Union, Assets, Lancaster Health Services, and the Atlantic…

New York City: Chamber Choir Tour

Day #1: We had a wonderful drive into Manhattan where we got to see the NYC skyline, the Freedom tower and 911 memorial. At the Bowery mission Pastor Jason told us about the history of one…

New England: Concert Choir Tour

Concert Choir launched their summer tour with a masterclass taught by acclaimed children’s choir expert, Dr. Tom Shelton of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey. Dr. Shelton’s encouraging feedback fueled a musically rich series of…

Notable News

Read our annual MCCL newsletter, Notable News, featuring events from the past year, celebrating high school seniors, and announcing upcoming happenings.

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Auditions Set for Mennonite Children’s Choir of Lancaster

The Mennonite Children’s Choir of Lancaster (MCCL) is holding auditions for the 2019-2020 choir year. Auditions include matching pitch, singing in tune, using head voice, maintaining a melodic line while another line is being sung and…