Columbus International Children's Choir, Winner of the 8th World Choir Games, offers premier choral education and singing lessons for children of Columbus, Dublin, Powell and other Central Ohio communities.
CICC recently performed for President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in the White House and in a spotlight performance in the prestigious Carnegie Hall in New York City. CICC was the Winner of the Category of Youth Choirs of Equal Voices at the major world competition 2014 World Choir Games in Riga, Latvia. The choir was also awarded silver medal in the Champions Competition Category "Musica Sacra" at the 2014 World Choir Games. Other awards include gold and silver diplomas at 2012 World Choir Games in Cincinnati, 3rd place at the youth choirs division of the major national competition, the American Prize in 2012.
The Columbus International Children's Choir performed in the most prestigious national and international venues including The White House, Carnegie Hall, St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican, Ohio Theatre, Ohio State Capitol. CICC was on concert tours to China, Italy, and Canada. The choir performed in concerts with the finest professional musicians and organizations including New England Symphonic Ensemble, New York City Chamber Orchestra, Columbus Symphony, BalletMet, Opera Columbus and Opera Project Columbus.
Our singers performed leading roles in a variety of venues including school musicals and won numerous awards in local and national singing competitions. In September 2016, CICC singers performed in Twisted 2 production by Columbus Symphony, BalletMet, and Opera Columbus in the Ohio Theatre.
Singing in the choir gives children an opportunity to
- Acquire strong vocal skills
- Develop ability to read and understand music
- Learn music of various styles, time periods, and countries
- Get exposure to foreign languages
- Develop confidence to perform on stage
- Meet and perform with outstanding musicians
- Perform in top national and international venues
- Develop self-discipline and responsibility
- Make new friends
- Visit new places
Each member of the choir receives personal attention from conductors. When necessary, the conductors and a voice teacher work with choir members individually or in small groups.
We invite all children, who love music and want to become better singers, to join the Columbus International Children's Choir.
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