Partnering with Chicago Children’s Choir since 1989, DePaul University Community Music Division offers outstanding music instruction to students of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds in a university setting. The Lincoln Park/DePaul Neighborhood Choir serves youth from the Lincoln Park neighborhood and surrounding areas.
Neighborhood Choir singers perform a number of times throughout the year while learning proper vocal technique, music reading and sight singing skills, and the discipline of singing with musicality, movement and expression.
The Lincoln Park/DePaul Neighborhood Choir has been invited to sing for community functions in Lincoln Park and beyond. The choir has performed at the Keshet Rainbow Banquet and annually participates in Caroling on Armitage. Recently, select singers performed in Turandot at the Lyric Opera of Chicago and Merry, Merry Chicago! with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Members of the Lincoln Park/DePaul Neighborhood Choir have toured throughout the United States including to: Oregon, Virginia, New Orleans, Washington D.C. and San Francisco.