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Manhattan Parks and Recreation Announces Youth Choir

Chad Pape, Choir Director at Manhattan High School and long-term Music Director of the Manhattan Parks and Recreation (MPRD) Summer Youth Musical, is leading a brand new Youth Choir beginning August 31. The MPRD Youth Choir is open to students currently enrolled in grades 5-8, and will rehearse weekly to prepare for two performances during the semester, including a shared concert with the Manhattan High School Choirs. They will sing fun and exciting musical literature that will include folksongs, world music, art music, and a mix of other musical styles. Students will spend time preparing music and learning fundamental music reading skills. There is absolutely no musical background necessary – any student who loves music is welcome to join.
Additional Information:
Instructor: Chad Pape, Choir Director at Manhattan High School
Class Dates: Mondays, August 31-December 14
Class Time: 6:00-7:30 PM
Location: Union Pacific Depot, 120 Fort Riley Boulevard
Fee: $65 (includes sheet music and performance shirt)
Students can enroll online now at or by phone at (785) 587-2757. And as always, the community is welcome to visit the MPRD Office at 1101 Fremont Street and sign up in-person.
CONTACT: Ginny Pape, Recreation Supervisor
(785) 587-2757


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