Choral Events

Whether you have previous choir experience or just love to sing, we are always looking for new voices! The SIC Concert Choir and the SIC Community Chorus hold several performances each year in the George T. Dennis Visual & Performing Art Center. Additionally, there are a number of opportunities to perform in musicals either onstage or in the pit. Private vocal and instrumental instruction are also available.

SIC Concert Choir

The SIC Concert Choir offers students a chance to perform a wide range of repertoire from a variety of time periods and genres. All students interested in vocal music are encouraged to join. No audition is necessary, and college credit can be earned. The choir rehearses on Thursday’s from 3-4:50 p.m. in the fall and spring semesters.

SIC Community Choir

The Community Choir is comprised of volunteers from all over southern Illinois. Rehearsals are Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. in room F110 at SIC in Harrisburg, and it is open to singers of high school age and up. The Community Choir performs one concert each fall and spring semester, as well as a performance at May commencement exercises and occasional special performances, as well. New members are encouraged to join early each semester (August or January) by attending a rehearsal. No audition is required. You can also find them on Facebook.

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For information about the Concert Choir, Community Chorus, or vocal and instrumental lessons, contact Cory Garmane at cory.garmane@sic.edu or (618) 252-5400, ext. 2235.

Southeastern Illinois College's Community Choir will hold a Fall Concert on Tuesday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m. at SIC in the George T. Dennis Visual & Performing Arts Center Lobby. 

For more information, contact Cory Garmane at 618-252-5400 ext. 2235, or email cory.garmane@sic.edu.

Southeastern Illinois College's Community Choir will hold a Christmas Concert on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. at SIC in the George T. Dennis Visual & Performing Arts Center Lobby. 

For more information, contact Cory Garmane at 618-252-5400 ext. 2235, or email cory.garmane@sic.edu.

Join Southeastern Illinois College and Rend Lake College Concert Choirs for a joint concert.

There will be two performances:

  • Tuesday, November 29th @ 7:00 p.m. at Rend Lake College Theatre
  • Wednesday, November 30th @ 7:00 p.m. at SIC in the George T. Dennis Visual & Performing Arts Center Lobby

Admission is free!

For more information, contact Cory Garmane at 618-252-5400 ext. 2235, or email cory.garmane@sic.edu. Alstat-Sanders can be reached at alstats@rlc.edu or by calling 618-437-5321, Ext. 1817.

The Southeastern Illinois College and Rend Lake College Concert Choirs are teaming up to bring the community a spooky good concert on two different nights. Halloween Pops will be coming to the SIC George T. Dennis Visual and Performing Arts Center Lobby Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m., and to the RLC Theatre Thursday, Oct. 21, at 7 p.m. Both events are free to the public.

SIC Children's Choir

Coming Soon!

The SIC Children's Choir is for children in grades third through 8th, and is directed by Laura C Winkleman.

Season

The Children's Choir season is from January 23rd to May 14th, 2023.

Rehearsals

Rehearsals are held on Mondays from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.

Performances

They will hold a concert on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 14th, at 2:00 p.m.

SIC Children's Choir Enrollment Sheet

Please fill out the enrollment sheet, print it out, and submit it with your payment.  

For more information, please email music@sic.edu.

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