Choir Levels

Intermediate Level

Prerequisite: Ionian and aeolian solfege scales plus knowledge of intermediate level current concert material. Level testing required.

Focus: Pitch production, attention, harmonic solfege, building repertoire the "Annabelle Way", rehearsal rules/requirements, refining physical performance.

Concert Choir (CC) Levels I and II

Prerequisite:  Ionian and aeolian fast scale patterns, ionian triads, knowledge of CC level current concert material. Level testing required including four songs from the VOENA catalogue of songs.

Focus: Fine tune pitch production, harmonic solfege, introduce compositional and percussive techniques, physical presentation techniques, and extended a cappella work in multi-lingual texts. Knowledge of music the "Annabelle Way" and rehearsal rules/requirements.

Creavo Level

Only offered to seasoned performers from CC Level, by invitation of the Director. 

Focus: Repertoire extends to difficult and challenging music.  Prestigious performance venues may be exclusive to this cutting edge group.

Preparatory Level

Focus: Pitch production, fidget control, attention, and performance techniques.

Voices of Rhythm Levels I and II

A select group of choir members chosen by audition for their natural sense of rhythm, and trained by world-renowned drummer Jeff Campitelli

Focus: Repertoire extends to difficult and challenging music. 

Voices of Rhythm Prep/Intermediate

Only offered to prep/intermediate choir members.

Focus: Basic rhythms as they relate to VOENA material, rudimentary movement used by VOENA performers, learning to relax and stay focused while performing, African djembe patterns and misc. percussion instruments, clapping patterns and dance movement, learning to celebrate rhythm and percussion.