Community Music Project Revives Apprentice Program


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Community Music Project is reviving it’s highly sought after ‘High School Apprentice Program’. If you are a high school junior or senior and have performed a level 5 or 6 solo and would like to expand your choral experiences, The Chautauqua Chamber Singers, under the direction of Rebecca Ryan, director of choirs at Mercyhurst College, is now accepting student singers for the fall CMP concert to be held November 6, 2016. Rehearsals will be Monday nights from 7-9 in Jamestown beginning September 12th. Previous apprentices have gone on to pursue music as a career as well as using their choral skills learned in Chamber Singers in choirs all around the country. If you would be interested in our apprentice program, leave a message for Joe Braeger at 664-2227 or email

For the past 34 years, Community Music Project’s mission is; “To build community by providing educational opportunities and encouraging participation in musical expression through programs for composers, performers, and listeners of all ages and skill levels in a variety of musical styles.”

The deadline for our apprentice program is Friday Sept. 9th.