All-State Youth Choir
July 17 – 24, 2016
North Carolina Baptist Churches
Those selected for the North Carolina Baptist All-State Youth Choir (ASYC) are invited to participate in a week-long retreat and tour scheduled for July 17-24, 2016. The choir presents concerts and is involved in missions projects throughout the week. This year's theme is "Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly." "He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God" Micah 6:8.
The director for the 2016 tour is Dr. Nana Wolfe-Hill, Associate Director of Choral Activities and Assistant Professor at Wingate University where she conducts two choirs and teaches both choral conducting and music education courses.
Here are the 2016 concert locations and start times:
Wednesday evening, July 20, OASIS event at Campbell University, 7:00pm
Thursday evening, July 21, Oakmont Baptist, Greenville, 7:00pm
Friday evening, July 22, Winter Park Baptist, Wilmington, 7:00pm
Saturday evening, July 23, First Baptist, Cary, 6:00pm
Sunday morning, July 24, Cedar Falls Baptist, Fayetteville, 11:00am
Sunday evening, July 24, Hayes Barton Baptist, Raleigh, 6:00pm
Concerts are free and open to the public (general seating, no tickets or prior registration needed to attend).
Pre-Order CDs: If you would like to pre-order CDs of the concert recorded on July 24, 2016, please click on the orange button below. CDs will be shipped once they are ready, which MIGHT be close to Christmas. Each student on this year's tour will receive a free CD that will be mailed to them.
2016 CD PRE-ORDER
Supporting and encouraging youth choir ministry in North Carolina churches by offering worship and discipleship through performance opportunities, musical development and leadership development while striving for excellence in musicianship, resulting in changed lives.
Students audition for the opportunity to be part of the choir. Auditions for 2016 are completed, and auditions for 2017 are scheduled for the first two Saturdays of February at several churches across the state. Please check this page again in December, 2016 for more information and for an application.
A list of students accepted into the 2016 All-State Youth Choir is below under Downloads.
Important Note: All correspondence to students, their parents, and Ministers of Music is by email. If you are in NC Baptist All-State Youth Choir, please make sure the Worship & Music office always has your current, working email ... one that is checked OFTEN!
All students who have been accepted into a previous year ASYC tour (2016, 2015, or 2014) are invited to apply for 2017. Please check your calendar to make sure you will be available for the 2017 tour dates: July 16-23, 2017. If a family has more than one returning student applying, please fill out the form for each student individually. If you are a student NEW to ASYC, please do not apply with this form and check back later this fall for a separate application. Please note that refunds of fees may not be made except for events canceled by Worship & Music.