Carol Brown
colibrí music studio and children's choir
956-307-6074

The colibrí children’s choir is a community, auditioned treble choir for students in first through ninth grade. Students are selected on the basis of their aural and vocal potential, their desire to sing, their ability to learn quickly, and their willingness to work hard. Children from public, private, parochial, charter, and home schools meet weekly for rehearsals and musicianship classes, which are designed to teach music literacy. The choir performs at least two concerts each year. Each summer the colibrí children’s choir hosts a summer choir camp. For information on private voice lessons, music classes for homeschooling groups, summer choir camp, or membership in the children’s choir, please visit www.colibrimusic.org or Facebook: colibrimusicstudio.

AUDITIONS for Colibri Children’s Choir

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PRESS RELEASE:  Announcing auditions for colibrí children’s choir

Auditions for the colibrí children’s choir will be held on Saturday, September 17 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the McAllen Creative Incubator (601 N. Main).  No appointment is needed.  For those unable to come at this time, please call 956.307.6074 to arrange an alternate time. The first rehearsal will be Sunday, September 18.

The colibrí children’s choir is a community, auditioned treble choir for students in first through ninth grade. Students are selected on the basis of their aural and vocal potential, their desire to sing, their ability to learn quickly and their willingness to work hard. Children from public, private, parochial, charter, and home schools meet Sunday afternoons for rehearsals and musicianship classes, which are designed to teach music literacy. The choir performs at least two concerts each year and has appeared at McAllen’s Christmas in the Park and Fourth of July celebrations. The choir meets in the Gallery of the McAllen Creative Incubator.

A $20 registration fee is required at the time of audition. For further information including schedules and tuition, please visit www.colibrimusic.org.

Carol J. Brown, director
colibrí music studio and children’s choir
P.O. Box 759
McAllen TX 78505
956.307.6074
cjbrown@colibrimusic.org
www.colibrimusic.org

Auditions for colibrí children’s choir at the Incubator!

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The colibrí children’s choir is a community, auditioned treble choir for students in fourth through ninth grade. Students are selected on the basis of their aural and vocal potential, their desire to sing, their ability to learn quickly and their willingness to work hard.

Auditions for colibrí children’s choir will be held Saturday, September 12th at the McAllen Creative Incubator! Children colibri Choir has participated in McAllen’s Posada as well as other events and its led by Carol Brown.

Carol J. Brown, director, taught in McAllen ISD for 18 years and at IDEA Quest for 4 years. Her Navarro Elementary Children’s Choir twice appeared at state and national music teachers conventions in San Antonio, Texas. She is in her fourth year as music specialist and choir director at Stuart Place Elementary in Harlingen TX.  She received a Bachelor of Music from the University of Texas – Austin and a Master of Music Education from Indiana University – Bloomington where she also studied Folklore and Ethnomusicology. She earned a Two-Year Diploma from the Kodály Pedagogical Institute of Music in Kecskemét, Hungary, and she studied horn at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest. She trains music teachers in the Kodály method in various universities around the country. She plays horn with the Valley Symphony Orchestra and South Texas Lyric Opera.

“Ever since my work with Dr. Mary Goetze and the Indiana University Children’s Choir, I has been passionate about teaching children to sing.” Said Ms. Brown.

The Creative Incubator is located at 601 N. Main Street in McAllen, entrance is thru the Alley.  Sign up today for Saturday, September 12th auditions! Learn more about Colibri at www.colibrimusic.org  or sign up by calling 956-307-6074.

Summer Choir Camp for Children


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Carol Brown – Colibrí Music Studio and Children’s Choir

Each summer the colibrí children’s choir hosts a summer choir camp.

This year it will be held July 6-10 from 1:00-4:00 pm. Tuition includes daily snack and camp T-shirt – $125. For information on private and group music lessons, summer choir camp, or membership in the children’s choir, please visit www.colibrimusic.org or Facebook: colibrimusicstudio.

 

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