The House of Hope Choir School

Since 1982, House of Hope Choir School has offered excellence in music education to children. Under the direction of Sofia Ardalan, choristers learn to express themselves through music, sing high-quality repertoire, and grow in friendship and faith.

House of Hope Choir School has toured regionally and internationally, including Canada, Norway, Denmark, Puerto Rico, England, Germany, and most recently Latvia in 2019. The Choir has also produced a number of recordings, the most recent is “Sing for Joy!”

Make a Joyful Noise! The 39th year of HOH Choir School!

Choir School Ensembles. Choristers may register for the entire year (Sept-May) or by six-week session.

Spring session registration is open! New choristers may register for one or both sessions.
  • Spring Session I:  January 5-March 9
  • Spring Session II:  March 16- May 11
Please contact Sofia Ardalan, Choir School Director for more information and to register.

Space is limited. 
Alleluia Choir: ages 4-6 / PreK-K
St Cecilia Choir: ages 6-9 / grades 1-3
St Nicholas Choir: ages 10-18 / grades 4-12
*St Andrew Choir: boys, grades 8-12
*Cantamus Choir: girls, grades 8-12
*These are additional singing opportunities, and choristers must also sing with the St Nicholas Choir.

  • Tuition for choristers ages 4-6: $150 for the season or $50 per session.
  • Tuition for choristers grades 1-12: $250 for the season or $75 per session.
  • There is a sibling discount for full season registration.
  • All choristers are welcome regardless of their families ability to pay.

Please contact Sofia Ardalan, Choir School Director for more information.

Sofia Ardalan

Meet Sofia Ardalan our Choir School Director

Ms. Ardalan conducts the ensembles of The Choir School, our unique music education program for singers ages 4-18. Under her leadership, the Choir School sings weekly in worship, and has performed several large choral works with professional orchestra including Vivaldi’s Gloria, Galuppi’s Dixit Dominus and Cantata BWV 4 by JS Bach.  Ms. Ardalan is a highly sought after vocal instructor and clinician, leading masterclasses and judging competitions around the state. A member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, she is dedicated to guiding all to find their true voice!​

 

Choir School CDs Available For Purchase in our Church Store
We have CDs that are available for sale at $15.  

  • Sing for Joy!

Sample audio files from the Voices of Hope CD

Erhöre mich wenn ich rufe (Schütz)

 

Blessing (Bart)

The House of Hope Choir School 2018-2019 Season