The Choir School of Delaware now enrolling students in its after-school program

August 30, 2022

All students are welcome and no prior music experience is required. The after-school program runs Monday through Thursday and follows the Brandywine School District calendar.

Read the article on the Daily Times website

Choir School of Delaware and The Grand Opera House host musical theater summer camp

July 11, 2022

The Choir School of Delaware is hosting a month-long musical theatre summer camp in collaboration with The Grand Opera House to put on a performance of Once On This Island on July 29!

Read the article on the Delaware Public Media website

Choir School of Delaware partners with the Children’s Chorus of Washington for ‘Stand Up: Harriet Tubman Tour’

June 15, 2022

The Choir School of Delaware is teaming up with the Children’s chorus of Washington to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Harriet Tubman’s birth by going on the Stand Up: Harriet Tubman Tour with stops in Washington DC, Wilmington and Philadelphia.

Read the article on the Delaware Public Media website

Governor Carney, First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney Announce Compassionate Champion Awardees

May 31, 2022

Arreon Harley-Emerson received the award in the Community Organizations category as an individual in a non-profit organization that has taken steps toward providing services in a manner consistent with trauma-informed care.

Read the article on the Delaware.gov website

Conference hailing Black musicians, composers taking place in Wilmington

April 27, 2022

The Choir School of Delaware’s “Bent, but not Broken” conference is the first conference ever designed to shine a light on the contributions and accomplishments of Black musicians and composers.

Read the article on the Town Square Delaware website

Delaware choir school to perform concert at St. Peter’s Feb. 20

February 16, 2022

The Choir School of Delaware will appear in concert at 4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 20, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Lewes. Doors open for seating at 3:30 p.m.

Read the article on the Cape Gazette website

Reach for the Stars Summer Camp

May 6, 2021

A new collaboration combines academics and music to provide students with unforgettable summer experience.

Read the article on the WITN22 website

Winterthur and Choir School of Delaware launch 2020-2021 partnership

November 23, 2020

The Choir School will serve as Artists-in-Residence for a series of concerts at the historic du Pont estate, beginning December 2020

Read the article on the Hoy en Delaware website

Mayor Purzycki, Cultural Affairs Director Betz Share Details of the Choir School of Delaware’s “Stand Up” Virtual Choir Camp

August 4, 2020

Collaboration with The Bel Canto Youth Chorus of The Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Pa., will present one-week choral intensive featuring music from the film “Harriet”

Read the article on the City of Wilmington website

Choir School of Delaware is much more than a music school

December 14, 2019

On a busy stretch of North Market Street in Wilmington lies a musical and community oasis. What happens before and after the music makes The Choir School an extra-special place.

Watch the video on the WDEL website

An interview with Arreon Harley

February 11, 2018

Arreon Harley appears on the Delaware State of the Arts Podcast to talk about the Choir School’s history, new location in Wilmington, current activities and the upcoming Witness concert.

Listen to the podcast on the Delaware Division of the Arts website

More than just music, Choir School of Delaware hits all the right notes

December 15, 2017

WHYY’s First talks to Choir School staff, volunteers and students about the joy of being part of the Choir School family, and the upcoming Messiah concert.

Read the article on the WHYY website

Peace Week Delaware Revs Up Saturday

September 15, 2017

The second annual Peace Week Delaware takes off today with a march and a concert and will include 60 events designed to offer an alternative to morale-shredding disasters, crime and political fighting.

Read the article on the Delaware Online website

After-School Meals at the Cathedral Choir School

March 15, 2017

The Food Bank of Delaware plays an active role in the program by sponsoring 63 after-school meal programs. This week we are highlighting after-school programs up and down the state!

Read the article on the Food Bank of Delaware website

Choir School of Delaware Plans 2-Day Wilmington Bach Festival for May

February 14, 2017

The Choir School of Delaware and the Delaware Historical Society are collaborating on the first Wilmington Bach Festival to occur May 12 and 13 at the 1798 Old Town Hall on Market St.

Read the article on the Wilmington Visitor’s Bureau website

MLK’s Dream Lives on in Delaware Teen Contest

January 15, 2017

New Castle County high school students used their way with words Sunday to encourage their communities, families and friends to give Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s message a chance in solving today’s societal problems.

Read the article on the Delaware Online website

An After-School Program as a Crime Prevention Tool

February 29, 2016

How can the good people of the greater Wilmington area provide a life changing and crime free experience for our young at-risk children?

Read the article on the Delaware Online website