Queen City Festival

Robyn Lana

Jim Papoulis

Looking for a budget-friendly and super fun tour?

Queen City Children’s Choir Festival returns in 2025

June 26-29, 2025

Join the Cincinnati Youth Choir (CYC) for a special choral festival on the beautiful campus of University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music for a non-competitive festival under the direction of Robyn Lana, Founder and Artistic Director of Cincinnati Youth Choir, with guest artist  Jim Papoulis. The Festival philosophies focus on choral artistry in a safe and welcoming collaborative environment, providing the best possible experience for your singers while socially exchanging with other singers from across the US forming lasting friendships.

Cost: $675 per participant (includes room and board, song writing workshop, activities, local bus transportation, and a festival t-shirt). Cost is the same for singers and chaperones. Suggested one chaperone for 8 students.

Registration deadline: November 1, 2024. Applications received after the deadline will be accepted as space is available.

Non-refundable deposit: $250/ choir due upon registration

Final payment due: April 15, 2025

Questions: contact Caitlyn McGlynn, QCF@cincinnatichoir.org

Click here to Register


Required Supplemental Materials:

Interested choirs must still submit the following supplemental materials by the February 1, 2025 deadline, either by providing a link on the registration form or email to Caitlyn McGlynn, QCF@cincinnatichoir.org:

  • Recent recording (2-3 selections, 10-12 minutes) (may provide links to website on registration form)
  • A recent program (may upload to registration form)
  • Director’s biography (may provide link to website on registration form)
  • History of choir/organization (may provide link to website on registration form)