Culture, heritage, tradition. Become a member of the San Francisco Boys Chorus, travel and spread joy through your vocal abilities with a like-minded group of young men. Complete the form on this page to audition for the San Francisco Boys Chorus today.
Since 1948, the San Francisco Boys Chorus has trained boys to enjoy music, perform in public and appear throughout the San Francisco area in productions such as the San Francisco Opera. As a part of the San Francisco Boys Chorus, you can expect to find a sense of pride in taking part of this long-standing tradition. The boys in this program receive an experience that will last a lifetime. Members automatically become part of the most lucrative chorus program in the country and provide music services to four Bay Area counties. This six-level program offers a wide range of disciplines including vocal training, music appreciation, handbells, and performance experience that is age-specific. High school-aged boys whose voices have advanced through the treble range may continue to participate in the Graduate Choral.
Who should apply?
Boys aged 5-14 are eligible to apply. Boys accepted into the Chorus will be placed in an appropriate group based on age, maturity, and overall vocal skills.
Boys in Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1st Grade, and 5 years old, do not need to audition and will be automatically accepted into the Junior Choruses for a trial period. No experience is required.
Tuition, Camp and Tour fees vary by level. Tuition Assistance and payment plans are available at all levels. More information is available upon acceptance.
Since 1948, the San Francisco Boys Chorus has trained boys to enjoy music, perform in public and appear in San Francisco Opera productions.
Rehearsal & Audition Locations
San Francisco: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1111 O’Farrell St, San Francisco (Civic Center Area)
East Bay: 1330 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland
Marin: St. Paul’s Church, 1123 Court Street, San Rafael
South Bay: 225 Tilton Ave., San Mateo
Monday and Wednesdays, or Tuesday and Thursdays. Specific dates will vary by group level.
Times are scheduled between 3p to 6:40p depending on the group.
Please complete this form to be considered for the Chorus and get more info.
Established in 1948, the San Francisco Boys Chorus has a long history of excellence. Their performances have included tours, and their groups have won Grammy’s among other excellent accomplishments.
Promoting excellence in arts, the San Francisco Boys Chorus has been recognized as a leader in performance arts and education. Their mission is the develop strong characters and community leaders through self-discipline and other factors. It is our belief that the lives of the young men that make up our group are strengthened by their love of music.