Chorus Audition Information

The NEC Prep Choral Program holds auditions each May for the following academic year. We begin scheduling May auditions in March of each year. Once the spring audition season has concluded, any interested new students can audition on September 10, 2016. To schedule a Fall 2016 audition, please contact the Prep Office at or 617-585-1160 for further information.

For audition requirements, click here.

2016-2017 Calendar

17    CC rehearsals begin
24    CC rehearsal

1      CC rehearsal
8      CC rehearsal
15    CC rehearsal
22    CC rehearsal
29    CC rehearsal

5      CC rehearsal
12    CC rehearsal
19    CC rehearsal
26    NO CC rehearsal – Thanksgiving Break

3      Children’s Chorus performs in the Children’s Choruses Concert, 4:00 PM, Jordan Hall
December 10 – January 7: No CC rehearsal – Winter Break

7      CC rehearsal
14    CC rehearsal
21    CC rehearsal
28    CC rehearsal

4      CC rehearsal
11    CC rehearsal
18    NO CC rehearsal – February Break
25    CC rehearsal

4      CC rehearsal
11    NO CC rehearsal – Spring Break
18    CC rehearsal
25    CC rehearsal

1      CC rehearsal
8      CC rehearsal
15    CC rehearsal
22    CC rehearsal
29    CC rehearsal

6      CC rehearsal
13    CC rehearsal
20    CC rehearsal
24    Children’s Chorus performs in the Spring All-Chorus Concert, 7:30 PM, Jordan Hall

*All dates are subject to change

Absence Requests

Please submit an Absence Request Form to the Children's Choruses Student Manager. Requests need to be submitted at least two weeks before the date of absence. We urge you to submit requests as soon as you know about them so that there is plenty of time for them to be approved. All absences must be approved by the NEC Prep Office, prior to the absence date.

You may submit it in using one of the following methods:

  • Print and hand deliver to the Prep Office at 241 St. Botolph Street, Room SB 120. 
  • Scan and e-mail to the Children's Choruses Student Manager
  • Fax your form to (617) 585-1135 attn: Children's Choruses
  • Mail to: NEC Preparatory School attn: Children's Choruses, 290 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115-5018

You may also email a letter of request to Children's Choruses Student Manager.

NOTE: You will receive an email from the Children's Choruses Student Manager when your absence has been approved.

Still have questions?

Please contact Cassandra McBride, Program Manager or call the Prep Office at 617-585-1160.