Welcome to The Detroit Children's Choir

Find your voice... The Detroit Children’s Choir ("DCC") uses the power of music education as a cultural platform to unite children of diverse backgrounds. The DCC provides experiences through choral music education that will enrich the lives of Metro Detroit’s youth and communities; ultimately shaping confident, focused, and expressive leaders.

  • Art is rooted within our community and grows within you. Check out our programs to expand your interests.

  • If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, BEHOLD our upcoming events!

  • Want a closer brush with the arts? Sign up to volunteer and we'll put your talents to good use.

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News & Announcements

  • Join the Singers in the D, Concert Chorale, and Midtown Choirs as they perform throughout the Metro Detroit community. This eight-concert, three-week tour will feature performances at Noel Night, World AIDS Day, Cathedral Cultural Series, and collaborations with the Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra.

  • On November 8, 2016, the Detroit Children's Choir was featured on CBS 62's "Eye on Detroit" segment. Hosted by WWJ Newsradio 950's Jackie Paige, "Eye on Detroit" looks at positive and unique stories about the city of Detroit. You can watch the segment here.

  • (DETROIT)– The Detroit Children's Choir, the only community-wide inclusive choral music program in metro Detroit serving children ages 8-14, has named John Joanette executive director and Eric Taylor artistic manager.

  • John Joanette serves as the Executive Director of the Detroit Children’s Choir.

    For more than three decades, John has successfully founded, directed and consulted with dozens of not-for-profit organizations in three states – Michigan, Indiana and Maine. His life work has focused on building strong coalitions and community involvement with fine arts organizations as well as agencies involved in numerous human service and civil rights causes.