Youth Initiatives

PACC Youth Chorus Spring Concert 2011-13Youth Chorus – The Peoria Area Civic Chorale Youth Chorus is a not-for-profit organization sponsored by the Peoria Area Civic Chorale.  Founded in 1986, its purpose is to enrich the lives of musically talented youngsters, providing them with the opportunity to experience a wide variety of musical styles via rehearsals and performances.



childrensingingPreparatory Chorus (New Jan. 2017) – The Peoria Area Civic Chorale Preparatory Chorus is a non-auditioned ensemble for 2nd-6th grade singers. It’s purpose is to help students build basic music skills in preparation to joining the Youth Chorus ensemble or for their personal musical development.


PACC Young Artists Christmas 2009Young Artists Competition – The Peoria Area Civic Chorale actively encourages young singers by sponsoring the an annual Young Artists Competition.  Click on the link for more details.




16PCC - 33Festival Chorus Program – The Peoria Area Civic Chorale sponsors the annual Festival Chorus Program.  Made up of talented grade school and junior high school singers from Central Illinois, students are nominated by their choir directors to participate in this exceptional program.


Summer Choral Camp pictire Summer Choral Camp – Click on the link for more information on the Eureka College Summer Choral Camp.  The Peoria Area Civic Chorale helps sponsor this wonderful event with a scholarship.