All eight OCC ensembles will give brief performances at our upcoming Fall Preview Concert on Sunday, October 20 from 3:00-5:00 pm at First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive Street. We are always impressed with how much our choirs have learned by the time we have this concert. Family and friends are welcome, and admission is free!
Please consult your choir director to find out about call time and concert attire expectations. We plan to distribute new choir t-shirts at your choir rehearsals the week prior to the concert (starting October 14). If you have any questions, please contact your choir director or email email@example.com.
Openings in Synergy and Counterpoint!
OCC’s high school a capella groups Synergy and Counterpoint still have openings for a few qualified singers. If you know any singers who might be interested in auditioning for these fun and energetic groups, please email the directors: firstname.lastname@example.org (Synergy) and email@example.com (Counterpoint).
Check OCC's website for your choir's rehearsal schedule.
Rehearsal days, times, and locations can be found on the calendar page of our website, as well as details about upcoming performances. Please note that most choirs will not be rehearsing on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, but consult your choir director to verify schedules.
Choir Drop-Off and Pick-up
Our choir season is off to a great start! For those choirs rehearsing in the education courtyard (Junior Girlchoir and Junior Boychoir), please be aware that the metal entrance gate is always locked from the outside. Please use the main front doors to the church for entry.
Not Too Late to Join! (Want to invite a friend?)
Know a friend who would love to sing in choir? Invite your friends to try a free rehearsal! All our choirs are currently accepting new singers, but Junior Girlchoir is very close to reaching capacity, so any new 2nd grade girls are welcome to join Prelude Choir. More information about our choirs, and how to register, can be found on our website on the registration page. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
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OCC welcomes our new director of Synergy, Lauren Kahn! Lauren has an extensive background directing, arranging, and singing a cappella music, and she has directed the Greater Eugene Chorus, an award-winning local barbershop chorus, since 2013. Lauren is a research scientist at the University of Oregon with a PhD in Psychology, and she studies the science of motivation, choice, identity, and behavior change. Importantly, she believes that these topics can also be explored through music, and she encourages singers to learn about themselves and the world through their musical stories.
Upcoming Concert Dates
October 20 - Fall Preview Concert
December 15 - Winter Concert
Both concerts will take place at First United Methodist Church and have free admission. Family and friends are welcome!