Our Mission

The mission of Northern California Children’s Chorus is to nurture the human spirit of all children through a choral music program that provides excellent training in vocal technique and musicianship skills, teaches repertoire from diverse cultural and historical periods, and provides a variety of performance opportunities in local, national and international venues.

Judy Britts
Founder & Artistic Director

An expert in the area of children’s choirs, Ms. Britts brings over 30 years of experience teaching classroom music, conducting elementary, middle school, and high school choirs and conducting church choirs. Most recently, she was the director of training choirs, beginning and intermediate levels, and the Executive Director of the Sacramento Children’s Chorus.

Ms. Britts received her Bachelor of Arts in music from San Jose State University where she studied both choral conducting and piano performance. She earned her Masters of Arts in Education at California State University, Sacramento. The title of her thesis, “Keep Dancing on the Inside” is a study of the effects of the other arts; theater, dance, literature, and visual art, on the choral performance.

A nationally sought after festival director and music workshop clinician, Ms. Britts has provided workshops for organizations, American Choral Directors Association, American Guild of Organists, Choral Conductors Guild and Choristers Guild. Currently she is serving on the Board of Directors for Choristers Guild as President. Ms Britts is on the faculty of the music department at California State University, Sacramento.

Board of Directors

Jan Schaper
Sarah Conrad Van Hoy
Kelly McCutcheon
Rich Gross
Immediate Past President
Mary Gaston
Sharon Thompson
Member at large
David Wong

Northern California Children’s Chorus is a non-profit, tuition-based community children’s chorus, not affiliated with any other entity. 501c3 ID #26-3143624

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