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SongFest Summer Music Camp for Boys

Presented by Cincinnati Boychoir at Xavier University Gallagher Student Center

Aug 01 - 05 2016
SongFest Summer Music Camp for Boys

SongFest offers a unique and rewarding musical experience for boys entering grades 2-12.

SongFest 2016 | August 1 – 5 | Xavier University Register Today!

SongFest offers a unique and rewarding musical experience for boys entering grades 2-12. SongFest includes choral rehearsals, music classes, games, piano, recreation, an included college cafeteria lunch, even a daily African drum circle – all on Xavier University’s beautiful campus!

Another exciting element of camp is our night out at Great American Ballpark with the Cincinnati Reds! In addition to all of our classes and rehearsals throughout the week, all of the boys will travel to a Reds home game to cheer on the team – and the Cincinnati Boychoir’s Tour Choir singing the national anthem!

This summer, we continue our relationship with Xavier University as we continue offering great musical, recreational and educational experiences to over 100 boys from throughout Greater Cincinnati!

Who’s invited?

All boys entering 2-12 grades who love to sing are invited to this camp.  No audition or prior experience with the Boychoir is required!


All classes and activities take place on the Xavier University campus.

Sample Schedule:

Monday 8-9a check-in; 9-5 classes, rehearsals, rec & lunch
Tuesday:  8-9a check-in; 9-5 classes, rec & lunch, 5pm pizza/bus/Cincinnati Reds Game! Wednesday & Thursday 8-9a check-in; 9-5 classes, rehearsals, rec and lunch
Friday 8-9a check-in; 9-1p classes, rehearsals, rec and lunch; 1:00pm final concert!

How do I join?

Register online by clicking here.

Registration must be submitted no later than July 1, 2016.

Tuition cost ($315) includes t-shirt, daily lunch in the Xavier Cafeteria, and a Reds ticket/pizza dinner/bus transportation

Students who have been members of the Boychoir Experience, Training, Resident, Concert, Tour Choir or BeauxTies during the 2015-2016 season receive a discounted tuition rate ($295).

Financial Assistance is readily available to qualifying families by clicking FInancialAidApplication. Please submit the completed form as well as a recent paystub or copy of the first page of last year’s tax return no later than the registration deadline of July 1 to:

John Spain, Director of Operations, 650 Walnut St. Cincinnati OH  45202 (

The SongFest teaching staff includes:

Christopher Eanes, KellyAnn Nelson, Bonnie Spain, Shiloh Roby, Christopher Wheeler, Trevor Kroeger | Cincinnati Boychoir

Baoku Moses | African Drum, Dance & Afro-Beat Specialist

Doug Bruestle | Linton Music, Greater Cincinnati Orff Network

Rachel Kramer | Baldwin Music Education Center

Patrick Simpson (Lakota Schools)| Recreation Director


Contact: (513) 396-7664


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