The American Kodály Children's Chorus 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

    ClassRateMeeting Day/Time
    Cantus Choir$1,000Tuesdays, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    Lyric Choir$1,000Tuesdays, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
    Concert Choir$1,200Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

    All classes meet from September 15, 2015 through May 17, 2016.

    **Please note: Class placement must be determined by Dr. Shirk during an interview. To schedule an interview, please email
  • Payment

    Please mail a non-refundable enrollment deposit of $100 to confirm your registration (NOTE: your registration is not valid until the payment is received).

    The enrollment fee will be applied to the mandatory Materials and Uniform Fee of $100 once your child's enrollment has been confirmed. The Materials and Uniform Fee is in addition to Chorus tuition.
  • Cancellation/Refund Policy

    A full refund, less the $100 enrollment payment, will be granted for withdrawals 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, to the Program Coordinator via email (

    *Note: The Bryn Mawr School cannot control photography or film taken by the general media.
  • Contact Information

    Scott Sauers
    Music School Coordinator
    410.323.8800 x1270 or

    Dr. Alyson Shirk
    Director of Music
    410.323.8800 x1688 or

2015-2016 Key Dates

  • Lessons begin: Sept. 15, 2015
  • Winter Concert: Dec. 13, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
  • Concert at St. Stephen's, Kingsville January 10, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
  • Spring Concert: May 15, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Find a more detailed schedule in the 2015-2016 newsletter.

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Located in Baltimore, Maryland, The Bryn Mawr School is a private all-girls kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school with a coed preschool for ages 2 months through 5 years. Bryn Mawr provides students with exceptional educational opportunities on a beautiful 26-acre campus within the city limits. Inquisitive girls, excellent teaching, strong student-teacher relationships and a clear mission sustain our vibrant school community where girls always come first.