The American Kodály Children’s Chorus

Overview | Class Descriptions | How to Join | Faculty | Fees & Payment | Contact

The American Kodály Children’s Chorus at Bryn Mawr is dedicated to offering all boys and girls ages 5-18 in the greater Baltimore area access to high quality music training in a nurturing environment.

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CLASS OPTIONS (Please note:  class placement must be determined by Dr. Shirk during hte interview.  To schedule an interview, visit

ClassRateMeeting day/time
Cantus $1000 Tuesday evenings;
September 15, 2015 - May 17, 2016
Lyric $1100 Tuesday evenings;
September 15, 2015 - May 17, 2016
Concert Choir $1200 Tuesday evenings;
September 15, 2015 - May 17, 2016

Please mail a non-refundable enrollment deposit of $100 to confirm your online registration (NOTE:  your registration is not valid until the deposit is received).  Enrollment deposit will be applied toward material and uniform fees.


A full refund, less $100 enrollment deposit, will be granted for withdrawals done before the first rehearsal is held on September 15, 2015.  Once the first rehearsal has been held, choristers will be considered fully enrolled.

Photography Policy:

We would like families to know that the school or chorus may, from time to time, take photographs of choristers for use in Bryn Mawr publications or in school media (i.e. the school website). If you do not wish your child's photograph to be used, you must submit your request, in writing, with this form.  ***NOTE:  The Bryn Mawr School cannot control photography or film taken by the general media.

Contact Information

Jaclyn Talley Orchard
Music School Coordinator
443-226-6082 or
410-323-8800, ext. 1270 or

Dr. Alyson Shirk
Director of Music
410-323-8800, ext. 1688 or


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Registration Forms

Concert Dates

  • December 13, 2015
  • May 16, 2016