Children's Chorus will resume in August
and is enrolling new students
We invite young singers, grades 3 – 12, to join us this fall. See registration information below.*
Registration/Audition is required.
Weekly rehearsals will resume August 18th, 2022:
4:30 – 6:00/6:30 p.m.
Where? St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church
1411 Cross Street
O'Fallon, IL 62269
Audition and Registration:
Please inquire by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to arrange for an audition for your child. Registrations forms (3) may be downloaded, below.
Children's Chorus Tuition:
Tuition is $300 for returning students, $325 for first time students. Payments may be made by clicking the button below.
Please note: Appropriate masking and physical distancing is currently in effect. Vaccination is not required, but recommended for young people age 16 and older.
The Masterworks teaching staff is fully vaccinated.
We are grateful to the good people at Saint Paul UCC for providing Masterworks its rehearsal and performance facilities.
Kathy Lawton Brown interviews Dr. Mager
on Classic 107.3 FM
October 26, 2022
“Our family is grateful for Masterworks Children’s Chorale. Our two daughters have grown in their talents as singers but also grown in confidence. We always look forward to the summer camp, and the day rehearsals start back up for the year. Thank you for giving us a great program for our kids!”
- Joy Underwood, parent
Bach, Saint Matthew Passion, 1989, 1994 [with the Bach Society of St. Louis]
Berlioz, The Childhood of Christ, 2010 [with the Masterworks Chorale]
Britten, A Ceremony of Carols, 1994, 1999, 2015
Buxtehude, cantata: Jesu, Meine Freude, 1992
Copland, Old American Songs, 1986, 1992, 2002, 2013
Dvorak, Moravian Duets, 1991, 1993
Fauré, Messe Basse, 1995; Requiem, 1993 [with the St. Louis Providence Singers]; 2011
Gilbert And Sullivan, H.M.S. Pinafore (abridged), 1997, 2015
Humperdinck, Hansel and Gretl (abridged), 1993, 2000
Praetorius-Mager, Tapestry of the Holy Birth, 1996, 2016, 2019 [with the Masterworks Chorale]
Mozart, The Magic Flute (abridged), 1995; Ave verum corpus, 1998
Perlogesi, cantata, Stabat mater, 1991, 1996, 2013
Schubert, Gott ist mein Hirt, D. 706, 1991, 1992, 1997
Die Allmacht, 1997; Kyrie Eleison from Mass No. 2, 2000
Johann Strauss II, On the Beautiful Blue Danube, 1991, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2010
Strauss, Roses from the South, 1992, 1998
Vaughan Williams, oratorio: Hodie, 1989, 1991 [with the Bach Society of St. Louis]
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel, 1988, 1989
Williamson, Ode to Music, 1993
Standard repertoire also includes shorter excerpts from cantatas and art songs by Bach, Beethoven,
Brahms, Duruflé, Fauré, Handel, Mahler, Mozart, Purcell, Schubert, Schumann, and Johann Strauss.
Bartok, Three Hungarian Folk Songs, 1986
Berger, Three More Bugs, 1990
Bertaux, Children’s Songs of the British Isles, 1996
Britten, Friday Afternoons, 1986
Chilcott, Can You Hear Me, 2001, 2003, 2013; The Time of Snow, 2003
Finzi, Ten Children’s Songs, 1988, 1991
Grundman, Zoo Illogical, 1990, 1995, 2010
Henderson, Through the Eyes of Children, 1986, 1990, 1997, 2012;
A Tree Toad, 2001, 2003; You’ll Never Guess What I Saw, 2003
Jennings, Green Stemmed World, 1990
Leck (arr.), South African Suite, 1994, 1999
Mager, Caribbean Songs, 1991, 1995; French Folk Songs, 1994, 2012
Parker, Water Songs, 2001, 2015
Raminsh, Songs of the Lights, 1998, 1990
Scarlatti, We Will Sing for Joy, 2001, 2003
Tate, Three Moravian Carols, 1990, 1999
Wienhorst, Blake Settings, 1994
Wilder, Lullabies and Nightsongs, 1988