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 or (618) 252-5400, ext. 2235.

SIC's Music Program

If you have a passion for music—past or present, pop or classical – and want to turn that passion into a career, take the next step with SIC!

SIC Children's Choir


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


The Children's Choir season will start August 31, 2023.


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


They will hold a concert on Sunday, December 10, 2023, 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

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