The Middle School Chorus is a performance-based choir, which provides Middle School students with the opportunity to concentrate musical study on good vocal technique and sight-singing skill while developing blend and balance as part of a musical ensemble. The group performs at Country Day’s choral concerts at the end of both the fall and spring semesters, and also participates in the Louisiana Music Educators Associations’ Large Ensemble Festival. The group’s repertoire includes unison, 2-part, 3-part, and occasionally 4-part selections of Choral Literature, which are age-appropriate and representative of a wide variety of musical styles, genres, cultures, and historical periods. In addition, significant time is devoted during each rehearsal to ear training and sight-singing