Please join us for 'A Celebration of Hope' on Saturday, May 14th at 2:00 pm at First Presbyterian Church of Lakeland. We look forward to singing with you!
STATEMENT ON COVID 19
Due to the coronavirus, our rehearsals may be masked. . As of August 2021 youth programs are temporarily postponed. Please contact us to learn more about our plans for the future. High School Students are welcome to join the adult Lakeland Choral Society rehearsals. On behalf of the Board of Directors, the Directors and the members of the Lakeland Choral Society, we would like to extend our sincere wishes for the safety and well being of your family, friends and businesses.
The Lakeland Choral Society
The Lakeland Choral Society a large community auditioned chorus that rehearses weekly and performs at least three times a year. Members enjoy sharing their love of music with each other and the community.
T. Jordan McCarthy is the Director of the Lakeland Choral Society. Jordon holds a Masters of Arts in Music Performance, Choral Directing from Indiana University where he was an IUP Opera Master. Before coming to Polk County, he was the Director of Vocal Music and Drama for Bosse High School (EVSC) in Evansville Indiana. He is an energetic and dynamic director whose experience includes Conductor for the Moravian Festival Ensemble at Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Assistant Director of Indiana University of Pennsylvania Choirs. He is currently the Director of Choirs and Coordinator for Vocal Arts at Harrison School for the Arts
The Lakeland Choral Society is the parent organization for the Florida Southern Children's Chorus and the Florida Southern Girls' Chorus. We are also recruiting for a Young Men's Chorus, a project supported by the George W. Jenkins Fund provided through the Give Well Foundation. Learn more about youth programs by following the Youth tab on this site.
Scholarships: The Choral Society raises money for and awards scholarships for promising music students as our contribution to the art of singing. We offer two scholarships, one available to graduating High School Students and one available for College Students.
We are truly grateful to all our community supporters!
T. Jordan McCarthy, Director