Queen City Festival

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Want to get in on next years fun?

Our 2020 Queen City Children’s Choir Festival Registration is now open!

June 25- 28, 2020
Join the Cincinnati Youth Choir (CYC) for a special choral festival on the beautiful University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music campus.

The non-competitive festival will focus on a supportive, sharing environment under the direction of CYC Managing Artistic Director, Robyn Lana, and guest artist/composer, Jim Papoulis.

Guest choirs will stay in UC dormitories. For a nominal fee, all costs/meals are included except for transportation to Cincinnati.

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Helpful Information:

To register, you have two options:


  • fill out the Queen City Festival printable application form

Required Supplemental Materials:

Whether you submit your registration application by mail or online, interested choirs must still submit the following supplemental materials by the January 1, 2020 deadline:

  • Recent recording (2-3 selections, 10-12 minutes)
  • A recent program
  • Director’s biography (Please send electronically via email)
  • History of choir/organization (Please send electronically via email)
  • $250 non-refundable application fee (This will be applied to the total tuition.)

Materials should be mailed to:
Cincinnati Youth Choir – QCF
University of Cincinnati
College‐Conservatory of Music
Cincinnati, OH  45221‐0236