Start in Something Amazing
“When all the parts of the puzzle start to look like they fit
Then I must remember there'll be days like this” - Van Morrison
To celebrate its fifth birthday, Doha Youth & Junior choirs will be renamed Qatar Youth and Junior Choir. Choir Director Alena Pyne sees this change as a natural progression because of the choirs’ raised performance level and most importantly because these choirs travel abroad extensively and are great ambassadors for Qatar. (more…)Next auditions
The Qatar Youth and Junior Choir have exciting plans for the coming season. If you can sing in tune, love singing and can commit to our rehearsal schedule then WE WANT YOU!
> Register hereNew team members
We welcome new vocal coach Nohemi Jaime in our team! Nohemi is an opera soloist and has performed many challenging operatic roles.
Also a warm welcome to our new choir assistant Jennifer Taynen. Jennifer studied voice for seven years through the Canadian Royal Conservatory of Music. She has many years of experience as both a choral and solo singer, including festivals and competitions.
2019 QYC Tour Destination : Vienna
Qatar Youth Choir confirms workshops and concerts with the world famous Austrian Vienna Boys Choir.QYC performs for HH Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani
At the opening of Qatar National Library, April 2018
Receiving at the Embassy
Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser Al-Thani, State of Qatar Ambassador to Croatia, receiving Qatar Youth Choir at the Embassy in Zagreb, April 2018
1st prize in the Qatar National Music Competition
Qatar Youth Choir has won 1st prize in the inaugural Qatar National Music Competition (secondary level). And in more great news our brilliant Qatar Junior Choir was pipped at the post, but came honourable 2nd in their category.
We are over the moon at choir HQ.
Auditions can be held at any time, but the main times to join are either early September or January of that academic year.
For further information
Qatar Youth and Junior Choirs are ambitious audition choirs for the community of Doha, for mixed voices (male and female). We are recruiting singers with good voices, good energy and are interested in joining a group of like-minded musical singers. Our group works hard so that we can progress, and do exciting choir trips abroad and we have a lot of fun along the way. If you think you or 'yours' fit this description then please contact us for more information.Season 2019
The Polish choir Don Diri Don will visit us end October, and our host Croatian choir plans to visit us next March. In addition, we have a great variety of concerts, corporate event performances, Qatar National Music Competition, a tour for each of our choirs, including to Austria to perform and workshop with the world famous Vienna Boys Choir.
For our 5th
anniversary we plan to do our first full recording at the end of the year.International Opera Star
International soprano Ms Felicitas Wittekindt-Fuchs has become Honorary Patron
of Qatar Youth and Junior Choirs (QYJC). This announcement offers a great boost to these two choirs to have the interest and support of such an experienced performer.
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