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CCGD is Raising Voices on England Tour
Children's Chorus of Greater Dallas

June, 2016


90 Youth Singers from the DFW Metroplex to Perform at Numerous Venues

The Children's Chorus of Greater Dallas (CCGD) will be Raising Voices across England June 18-25, 2016, as singers from one of America’s largest and most prestigious youth choral programs perform a varied repertoire of British and American choral pieces. The weeklong tour includes performances at storied British locations, which England’s residents can enjoy for free. Under the direction of Artistic Director Cynthia Nott and Youth Chorus Conductor Nora Henson, the singers are eager to share their beautiful voices while serving as ambassadors of the Dallas-area youth choral community.


WHAT: The Children’s Chorus of Greater Dallas performance tour of England.

WHEN: Departing DFW Saturday, June 18th and returning Saturday, June 25th, 2016

WHERE: Performances include:

  • Victoria Embankment Gardens’ Bandstand; Westminster, England
  • Holy Trinity Church; Stratford-upon-Avon, England; burial site of William Shakespeare and honoring the 400th year of his death
  • Southwark Cathedral, London, England, built in A.D. 606 and the oldest cathedral church in London

WHO: 90 singers aged 12-18, representing four of CCGD’s six audition-based Downtown Choruses 


FOLLOW ALONG! We encourage you to see videos and photos of CCGD’s Raising Voices tour of England on the tour blog HERE, on Facebook HERE, on Twitter HERE, and on Instagram HERE.

We will be encouraging everyone posting about the trip to use the hashtag #CCGDRaisingVoicesOnTour.


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