The RI Children’s Chorus, founded in 2003 by Christine Noel and Joyce Wolfe, currently serves 180 students ages 7-18 in six ensembles. Recent performances include Mahler, Symphony No. 3 with the RI Philharmonic and the Providence Singers, John Adams’ On the Transmigration of Souls with the RI College Orchestra and Chorus, collaborations with the choruses of Boston University, and performances at conventions of the American Choral Directors Association and Music Educators National Conference.
Christine Noel, Founder and Artistic Director
Christine Noel currently serves as Director of Choral Activities at Clark University, where she has recently led the students in performances of Messiah, Faure Requiem, and Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms. She is the Founding Artistic Director of the Rhode Island Children’s Chorus, which has performed at conventions of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) and the Music Educators’ National Conference (MENC). Noel also serves as Associate Conductor of the Providence Singers. An active festival clinician and adjudicator, she holds a Master of Music and a Doctor of Musical Arts from Boston University, where she was a student of Ann Howard Jones.