Registration for the 2022 Choral Festival featuring Greg Gilpin is now open

614.220.5555 or info@columbuschildrenschoir.org

Columbus Children’s Choir is thrilled to announce Greg Gilpin as guest clinician for the 9th Annual Children’s Choral Festival on February 26th 2022! The festival is a full day workshop for middle school students led by Gilpin, and a separate workshop for elementary students led by Sarah Santilli. Both workshops are for singers with treble/unchanged voices. The day culminates in a student concert showcasing what the singers learned.


Whether you have reached this page because your child’s teacher is bringing a group of singers, or you are sending your child independently, we are excited you found us! To register your child, please complete this singer registration form. You may even pay the registration fee online via the registration link. Providing a reliable email address will ensure you receive updated communication about the festival and festival preparations.


Invite students from your schools to attend and benefit from this incredible opportunity. The festival will be no extra work for you because parents with fill out an online registration and make payment directly to CCC. We will also supply rehearsal tracks for the middle school choir. The elementary choir will learn all of their music on the day of the event.

Please let us know which of your students you are inviting by completing this roster formwhich includes name, grade, and voice part. You will receive a complementary ticket to the concert as a thank you for filling out this form. We will use this form to help you track who has registered, in case you want to nudge the stragglers! You will email a link to the parents where they can register and even make payment. A printable invite, which includes the link is also available to send home with students. Please contact the office if your school intends to pay your students’ registration, or for any other questions including inquiries about group rates.

Student Choral Festival Details

Saturday, February 22nd, 8am-5pm, Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, 100 West E Dublin Granville Rd, New Albany, OH 43054

Middle school workshop (grades 6-8) led by Greg Gilpin.
Student registration fee: Early Bird Discount – $70, $85 after December 11th

Elementary school workshop (grades 3-5) led by Sarah Santilli.
Student registration fee: Early Bird Discount – $60$75 after December 11th

4pm Elementary and middle school final concert. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.

Student registration fee includes instruction, music, lunch, snacks, t-shirt, one complimentary concert ticket

COVID-19 Precautions

CCC adheres to all local mandates and best practice precautions to stop the spread of COVID-19. All singers and staff will be masked during the festival. Audience will be masked and socially distanced between family groups during the concert. Frequent breaks for hand washing will be offered for singers and lunch will be served using extra health and safety measures. Singers may opt to pack a lunch. Participants or audience who do not adhere to the COVID-19 precautions will be asked to leave. Participants who have tested positive for COVID-19 or have been asked to quarantine by their school should immediately contact CCC to discuss their eligibility to participate in the festival. In the event that a singer is not able to participate because of exposure, the family will be refunded the full tuition minus any processing fees.

Guest Clinician/Middle School Festival Director, Greg Gilpin
Elementary School Festival Director, Sarah Santilli