Kirkwood Children's Chorale
PO Box 220256
Kirkwood, MO 63122
314-803-2007
SingWithKCC@gmail.com

KCC Awards

KCC is recognized both nationally and internationally for award winning concerts, students, and educators. KCC members have been selected for the National Children's Choir and/or Missouri State Honors Choirs each year for 12 years in succession. KCC has hosted many visiting choirs including those from Chicago, Illinois; Mobile, Alabama; Stuttgart, Germany; Battlecreek, Michigan and the Czech Republic.

Some of our achievements include:

  • 2016 -- Performed the US premier of Masa Matsuura's Requiem with Women's HOPE Chorale of St. Louis and Rosewood Ensemble Chamber Orchestra
  • 2015 -- Performed with the St. Louis Philharmonic
  • 2015 -- Participated in Boys Choir of Springfield Music Festival, earned GOLD rating
  • 2014 -- Tour of Ireland:  Dublin, Cork, Killarney, Galway, Kinsale, Kylemore
  • 2014 -- Participated in Six Flags St. Louis Music Festival
  • 2013 -- Performed with the St. Louis Philharmonic
  • 2013 -- Tour of Memphis, Tennessee
  • 2013 -- Participated in BRANSON LIVE!, Branson Missouri
  • 2013 -- Performed Carmina Burana with the SIU-Edwardsville Orchestra, Choir and Dancers
  • 2012 -- Performed with the St. Louis Philharmonic
  • 2012-- Tour of Italy:  Milan, Venice, Florence, Rome
  • 2012-- Tour of Chicago, Illinois
  • 2011-- Participated in the Festival of the Americas, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 2011-- Performed with the St. Louis Holiday Brass
  • 2010-- Tour of China:  Shanghai, Xi'an, Beijing
  • 2010-- Performed with the St. Louis Holiday Brass
  • 2009-- Performed by selection on the Mainstage at Disney World, Orlando, Florida
  • 2009-- Performed with the St. Louis Holiday Brass at the Cathedral Basilica
  • 2009-- Performed with the St. Louis Civic Orchestra
  • 2008-- Participated in the Pacific Rim Children's Chorus Festival, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2008-- Performed with the St. Louis Holiday Brass at the Cathedral Basilica
  • 2008-- Performed with the St. Louis Philharmonic at the Touhill Performing Arts Center
  • 2007-- Represented the state of Missouri at the National Anthem Project, Washington D.C.
  • 2007-- Performed Carmina Burana with Washington University Orchestra and Choir
  • 2006-- Tour of England:  Birmingham, London, Winchester, Salisbury, Havant
  • 2006-- Performed at the Missouri Music Educators Conference, Osage Beach, Missouri
  • 2005-- Participated in the Crescent City Choral Festival, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 2005-- Peformed John Rutter's Mass of the Children with Kirkwood United Methodist Orchestra and Choir
  • 2004-- Tour of Austria and Germany:  Salzburg, St. Gilgen, Gmunden, Linz, Nuremberg
  • 2004-- KCC Members selected for the National Honors Choir
  • 2003-- Tour of Branson Missouri and Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 2003-- KCC Members selected for the National Honors Choir
  • 2002-- Tour of Scotland:  The Isle of Iona, Oban, Aberdeen Abbey
  • 2001-- Performed by selection at the Pacific International Children's Choir Festival, Eugene, Oregon
  • 2000-- Tour of Norway:  Manger, Bergen
  • 1999-- Honored by the City of Kirkwood for Excellence and Service
  • 1999-- Performed by invitation at the Missouri Music Educators Conference, Osage Beach, Missouri
  • 1998-- Performed at the International Music Makers Festival, Bournemouth England (Second and Third place awards) and Bath, England
  • 1997-- KCC Founders and Directors, Mary Poshak and Mimi Steele made presentation about KCC and Children's Choirs to Missouri State Choral Directors
  • 1996-- Tour of Germany: Stuttgart (Sister City exchange program)
  • 1996-- Performed by invitation at the Missouri Choral Directors Association Convention, Jefferson City Missouri
  • 1996-- Performed by invitation at the Missouri Music Educators Conference, Osage Beach Missouri
  • 1995-- Regional Dottie Mullen Award for Creative Programming