The Mississippi Girlchoir (MGC) is Mississippi’s premier choral organization for girls in grades 3rd through 12th. The organization was founded in 1995 with just 17 young women and has grown to educate hundreds of choristers its 23-year history. The Mississippi Girlchoir is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
Two choirs are offered for the 2017-18 season.
Bel Canto — Touring/Professional Choir (audition placement required)
Bella Voce — Intermediate Choir (3rd – 8th graders)
MGC provides an opportunity for young women in central Mississippi to expand their musical horizons through classical music training and education. MGC girls receive the very best in vocal training to enable them to apply for college scholarships and sing in college choirs throughout Mississippi and across the country, as well as pursue careers in music.
Foster a dedicated community of vocal excellence through music education, vocal training and commitment to artistry in music.
Provide an enriching music environment for girls to learn teamwork, confidence, and vocal excellence and provide superior choral experiences for communities locally, nationally, and internationally.
Singing the World- National and International Performances
Since its inauguration, the Mississippi Girlchoir has performed in Italy, England, Australia, Hawaii, Washington, D.C., Massachusetts, New York, Chicago, and many other locations worldwide. The Girlchoir has also performed at a variety of local-area community events including Fondren Unwrapped and Jackson’s Christmas at the Old Capitol. This past year, many of our girls were selected to participate in Honor Choirs around the nation.
MGC has been in performance with:
National and International Choirs: Vienna Boys Choir and American Boychoir
Local and Statewide Organizations
Jackson Choral Society
Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra
The Mississippi Chorus
Professional Arts Organizations
Mississippi Symphony Orchestra
Colleges and Universities
Mississippi College Choir
Mississippi University for Women
Mississippi Voices of America