• For qualified Salvationist vocalists 13-25 years of age.
  • Membership is contingent on:
    • The ongoing pursuit of holy living and Christlikeness
    • Active service and upstanding soldiership in corps.
    • Faithful participation in corps music sections where available.
    • Demonstration of development of musical skills through audition or placement at Central Music Institute.
  • ​All application and audition materials (if applicable) must be received by October 1, 2021.
  • TYC members must attend the rehearsals and performances on:
    • ​November 5-7, 2021 - THQ - Hoffman Estates

Territorial Youth Chorus Application Procedure

  • Former members of TYC and former Central Music Institute students who have auditioned into Booth Chorale or CMI Chorus at CMI are not required to submit preliminary audition videos, however must complete an application.
  • Former CMI students who have not successfully auditioned into Booth Chorale or CMI Chorus are required to submit an audition video with their online application.
  • Applicants who have not attended CMI are required to submit audition videos with their online application.
  • All audition materials (online application and audition video, if applicable) must be received by October 1, 2021.
​​​SAMPLE VIDEO AUDITION MATERIALS (PDF - Right Click and hit "Save Link As" or hold ALT + click to download):
  • All Applicants needing to submit a video audition will send a link to their video via e-mail to the Territorial Music & Creative Arts Department at USCMusic@usc.salvationarmy.org
    • Applicants should provide a link to where the video has been securely posted to an online video sharing site (ex. Vimeo or YouTube).
    • NOTE: Due to complications with privacy restrictions, videos posted to Facebook cannot be accepted.
  • Registration Deadline: October 1, 2021.