Capital District Youth Chorale

Tickets for the 40th Anniversary Gala are available until 5/16.  

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 Now in it's 40th year, the Capital District Youth Chorale, formerly the Schenectady County Community College Children's Chorus, was founded in 1982 by Diane Warner. The singers are drawn from 45 schools in 5 counties of the Greater Capital District of New York State.

Superb vocal training, unmatched musicality, sophisticated repertoire, unique performance opportunities, interesting travel, choral singing at its finest!

Entrance into and advancement within CDYC is based upon audition results, experience, and reliability.

CDYC concerts are as follows:

Meet the CDYC Teachers (from left to right)

Ms. Elizabeth Tetlak (CDYC Music Instructor and Choral Teacher, Schalmont High School)

Mrs. Lynn Makrin (CDYC Assistant Director and Choral and General Music Teacher,  Gloversville Enlarged School District)

Mrs. Diane Warner (CDYC Founder and Artistic Director)

Mrs. Karen Houlahan (CDYC Music Instructor and Choral Teacher, Saratoga Springs High School)

Amazing Grace and Music, You Are a Friend to Me

Festival of Young Artists, 2020

How Can Keep from Singing?