Event Notification

Due to forecast of inclement weather, the following events scheduled for Sunday, January 20 have been cancelled or postponed:

Melodies of Christmas Youth Chorale

The Melodies of Christmas Youth Chorale is formed annually through competitive auditions in the fall to perform with the ESYO Youth Orchestra at the annual Melodies of Christmas concerts at Proctors in Schenectady. Melodies of Christmas, CBS 6′s popular holiday program, has raised more than $8 million to date for the pediatric oncology program at Albany Medical Center.

  • Must be in grades 10, 11 or 12.
  • Must be able to attend all performances.
  • Teacher recommendation from choir director.
Audition Dates & Location

Auditions typically take place in September. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2018 Melodies of Christmas Youth Chorale. Please check back next year!

Rehearsals & Performances
  • October 20-November 6: Tuesday evenings, 7pm-10pm at Guilderland High School
  • Saturday, November 3: 9:30am-12pm at Guilderland High School
  • November 13-December 4: Tuesday evenings, 7pm-10pm at Brown School
  • Thursday, December 6: 7pm-10pm, makeup rehearsal
  • Performance week: Rehearsals & shows at Proctors, Tuesday, December 11 thorugh Sunday, December 16