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Everything you need to know, from learning your favorite songs to getting ready for the best concert ever!

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Mar/Apr: Register Your Choir

Welcome to YV! We've got an amazing experience lined up for your choir.

March-April

Registration

How to Register

Registration can take place via our online Teacher Centre or by downloading the form to send in the post. Click here for a brief overview of what to expect when registering for Young Voices.

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Registration Fee

To register your choir for a Young Voices concert, there is a registration fee. Click here to find out how much and what it includes.

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Choir Numbers

Although we want all children to experience music, there is a capacity to how many we can accommodate per concert. Click here to learn about Choir Numbers and how you can help us.

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Registration FAQs

We understand that there are a lot of questions that need to be answered before registering. Click below to see the top FAQs about registering for YV.

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Support

YV offers a range of support for you, the teacher, which helps you prepare your choir for the concert.

March-April

Teacher Workshops

What is it?

A day of Professional Development with members of our artistic team, you can learn all of the music and dance moves in a day of fun! Click here to see what all will be covered at the workshops.

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How to Order

There are several ways to sign up for a Teacher Workshop. Click here to find out how!

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Venues & Dates

With over 7 workshops held in 5 cities across the nation, there is sure to be a workshop near you! Click here to find the available dates and get information on how to get to your workshop venue.

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Workshop Fee

To take part in a Teacher Workshop, there is a small workshop fee per person. Click here to find out how much and what it includes.

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Workshop FAQs

You might have the same questions as other teachers. Click here to see the top FAQs about our Teacher Workshops.

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March-April

Teacher Community

About the community

Yammer is a private social networking service that allows teachers to share resources, post news updates as well as ask questions and post information. Click here to find out what other teachers think of Yammer.

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How to Join

You will need to create an account on Yammer in order to access it. But don't worry - it's FREE! Click here to find out how to join.

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Teacher Community FAQs

Many of you may have never heard of Yammer until today and therefore, have a lot of questions on how to use it. Click here to see the top FAQs regarding Yammer usage.

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March-April

Music Pack

Information Book

Your information book has everything you need to know in order to prepare for a YV concert. Click here to find out important your info book is.

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Music

We provide you with everything you need in order to learn the music for your concert. Click here to find out how we select our repertoire and what goes into your Music Pack.

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Resources

In addition to your Info Book and Music, Young Voices provides several online resources to help learn the music. Click here to learn more about what is available.

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Lost Music Packs

If you loose your Music Pack don't panic. We can always replace it. Click here to download the Lost/Replace Music Pack form.

Download

Previous Years

Attended Young Voices previously? Want to keep the YV hype going? We have a limited stock of previous seasons' music packs available to purchase. Click here to download the Previous Music Pack form.

Download

May-Aug: Build Your Choir

This is when the fun starts! Get your children excited with videos and pictures of previous YV concerts.

May-August

Registration

How to Register

Registration can take place via our online Teacher Centre or by downloading the form to send in the post. Click here for a brief overview of what to expect when registering for Young Voices.

Learn More

Registration Fee

To register your choir for a Young Voices concert, there is a registration fee. Click here to find out how much and what it includes.

Learn More

Choir Numbers

Although we want all children to experience music, there is a capacity to how many we can accommodate per concert. Click here to learn about Choir Numbers and how you can help us.

Learn More

Registration FAQs

We understand that there are a lot of questions that need to be answered before registering. Click below to see the top FAQs about registering for YV.

Learn More

Support

YV offers a range of support for you, the teacher, which helps you prepare your choir for the concert.

May-August

Teacher Workshops

What is it?

A day of Professional Development with members of our artistic team, you can learn all of the music and dance moves in a day of fun! Click here to see what all will be covered at the workshops.

Learn More

How to Order

There are several ways to sign up for a Teacher Workshop. Click here to find out how!

Learn More

Venues & Dates

With over 7 workshops held in 5 cities across the nation, there is sure to be a workshop near you! Click here to find the available dates and get information on how to get to your workshop venue.

Learn More

Workshop Fee

To take part in a Teacher Workshop, there is a small workshop fee per person. Click here to find out how much and what it includes.

Learn More

Workshop FAQs

You might have the same questions as other teachers. Click here to see the top FAQs about our Teacher Workshops.

Learn More
May-August

Teacher Community

About the community

Yammer is a private social networking service that allows teachers to share resources, post news updates as well as ask questions and post information. Click here to find out what other teachers think of Yammer.

Learn More

How to Join

You will need to create an account on Yammer in order to access it. But don't worry - it's FREE! Click here to find out how to join.

Learn More

Teacher Community FAQs

Many of you may have never heard of Yammer until today and therefore, have a lot of questions on how to use it. Click here to see the top FAQs regarding Yammer usage.

Learn More
May-August

Music Pack

Information Book

Your information book has everything you need to know in order to prepare for a YV concert. Click here to find out important your info book is.

Learn More

Music

We provide you with everything you need in order to learn the music for your concert. Click here to find out how we select our repertoire and what goes into your Music Pack.

Learn More

Resources

In addition to your Info Book and Music, Young Voices provides several online resources to help learn the music. Click here to learn more about what is available.

Learn More

Lost Music Packs

If you loose your Music Pack don't panic. We can always replace it. Click here to download the Lost/Replace Music Pack form.

Download

Previous Years

Attended Young Voices previously? Want to keep the YV hype going? We have a limited stock of previous seasons' music packs available to purchase. Click here to download the Previous Music Pack form.

Download

Tickets and T-Shirts

Dates, Answers and Information.

May-August

Tickets

How To Order

Young Voices concerts are very popular and we always sell out. Click here to find out how we accept your orders as well as terms and conditions.

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Deadline

The deadline for Ticket Orders is the 25th November, 2016

Concessions/Disability Requests

We are proud to be able to accommodate all disabilities and special needs. Click here to find out what we can do for you.

Learn More

Allocations

The allocation of your tickets is very important to us. Click here to find out how we allocate tickets.

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VAT

Ticket prices are inclusive of VAT. If you need a VAT receipt, please get in touch and we can always forward one.

Additional Orders

We can accept multiple orders for tickets. Click here to find out how to send additional orders.

Learn More

Shipping

Tickets are dispatched directly from the arena to your school no later than 2 weeks before your concert. There is no shipping charge as they are sent via the Royal Mail.

Tickets FAQs

It is crucial to understand that we always sell out and therefore it is vital that you order your tickets sooner rather than later. Click here to see the top FAQs about ordering tickets.

Learn More
May-August

Choir T-Shirts

How To Order

Choir t-shirts are not a mandatory item of the YV concerts, but they make a great momento. Click here to learn more about how to order choir t-shirts and what this year's design looks like.

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Deadline

The deadline for Choir T-shirt Orders is the 25th November, 2016

Sizing

We offer a range of sizes for both the children in the choir and the adult chaperones. Click here for a sizing chart.

Learn More

VAT

Adult sizes are inclusive of VAT. If you need a VAT receipt, please get in touch and we can always forward one.

Additional Orders

We can accept multiple orders for choir t-shirts. Click here to find out how to send additional orders.

Learn More

Shipping

Choir t-shirts are dispatched directly from our manufacturer to your school no later than 2 weeks before your concert. There is a shipping charge of £5 per order as they are sent via courier.

Choir T-Shirt FAQ

Although choir t-shirts are not mandatory, they make a great memento of the experience. Click here to see the top FAQ about ordering choir t-shirts.

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Sept-Dec: Preparing for the Concert

This is the important time of the year in your preparation for the concert. Deadlines are quickly approaching and before you know it - the concert will be here!

September-December

Registration

How to Register

Registration can take place via our online Teacher Centre or by downloading the form to send in the post. Click here for a brief overview of what to expect when registering for Young Voices.

Learn More

Registration Fee

To register your choir for a Young Voices concert, there is a registration fee. Click here to find out how much and what it includes.

Learn More

Choir Numbers

Although we want all children to experience music, there is a capacity to how many we can accommodate per concert. Click here to learn about Choir Numbers and how you can help us.

Learn More

Registration FAQs

We understand that there are a lot of questions that need to be answered before registering. Click below to see the top FAQs about registering for YV.

Learn More

Support

YV offers a range of support for you, the teacher, which helps you prepare your choir for the concert.

September-December

Teacher Workshops

What is it?

A day of Professional Development with members of our artistic team, you can learn all of the music and dance moves in a day of fun! Click here to see what all will be covered at the workshops.

Learn More

How to Order

There are several ways to sign up for a Teacher Workshop. Click here to find out how!

Learn More

Venues & Dates

With over 7 workshops held in 5 cities across the nation, there is sure to be a workshop near you! Click here to find the available dates and get information on how to get to your workshop venue.

Learn More

Workshop Fee

To take part in a Teacher Workshop, there is a small workshop fee per person. Click here to find out how much and what it includes.

Learn More

Workshop FAQs

You might have the same questions as other teachers. Click here to see the top FAQs about our Teacher Workshops.

Learn More
September-December

Teacher Community

About the community

Yammer is a private social networking service that allows teachers to share resources, post news updates as well as ask questions and post information. Click here to find out what other teachers think of Yammer.

Learn More

How to Join

You will need to create an account on Yammer in order to access it. But don't worry - it's FREE! Click here to find out how to join.

Learn More

Teacher Community FAQs

Many of you may have never heard of Yammer until today and therefore, have a lot of questions on how to use it. Click here to see the top FAQs regarding Yammer usage.

Learn More

Things to do

A shortlist of your homework

September-December

September: Final Choir Numbers

How it Works

Final Choir numbers are an important part of the YV Process. Click here to find out how to submit your final choir numbers.

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Deadline

The deadline for Final Choir numbers is the 30th September, 2016

Ratio

Young Voices operates on a ratio of 1 adult per 10 children. But if you are in need of additional adults, please get in touch to discuss options.

Disability

We are proud to be able to accommodate all disabilities and special needs. Click here to find out what we can do for you.

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Under/Over Guessing

We need to know accurate numbers as we always have a waiting list and if you do not accurately tell us your final choir numbers you may be preventing another school from attending the concert. Click here to read more about why accurate numbers are important to the YV process.

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Final Choir Numbers FAQs

Final Choir numbers are an integral part of the YV experience. Click here to see the top FAQs about submitting your final choir numbers.

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September-December

October: Coaches

Sheffield

Click here to see parking information for the Sheffield Arena.

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London

Click here to see parking informaiton for The O2 Arena, London.

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Birmingham

Click here to see parking information for the Genting Arena, Birmingham.

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Manchester

Click here to see parking information for the Manchester Arena.

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September-December

Music Pack

Information Book

Your information book has everything you need to know in order to prepare for a YV concert. Click here to find out important your info book is.

Learn More

Music

We provide you with everything you need in order to learn the music for your concert. Click here to find out how we select our repertoire and what goes into your Music Pack.

Learn More

Resources

In addition to your Info Book and Music, Young Voices provides several online resources to help learn the music. Click here to learn more about what is available.

Learn More

Lost Music Packs

If you loose your Music Pack don't panic. We can always replace it. Click here to download the Lost/Replace Music Pack form.

Download

Previous Years

Attended Young Voices previously? Want to keep the YV hype going? We have a limited stock of previous seasons' music packs available to purchase. Click here to download the Previous Music Pack form.

Download

Tickets and T-Shirts

Deadlines, Answers and Useful links.

September-December

Tickets

How To Order

Young Voices concerts are very popular and we always sell out. Click here to find out how we accept your orders as well as terms and conditions.

Learn More

Deadline

The deadline for Ticket Orders is the 25th November, 2016

Concessions/Disability Requests

We are proud to be able to accommodate all disabilities and special needs. Click here to find out what we can do for you.

Learn More

Allocations

The allocation of your tickets is very important to us. Click here to find out how we allocate tickets.

Learn More

VAT

Ticket prices are inclusive of VAT. If you need a VAT receipt, please get in touch and we can always forward one.

Additional Orders

We can accept multiple orders for tickets. Click here to find out how to send additional orders.

Learn More

Shipping

Tickets are dispatched directly from the arena to your school no later than 2 weeks before your concert. There is no shipping charge as they are sent via the Royal Mail.

Tickets FAQs

It is crucial to understand that we always sell out and therefore it is vital that you order your tickets sooner rather than later. Click here to see the top FAQs about ordering tickets.

Learn More
September-December

Box Office

How it Works

All ticket orders must be first processed through the school before our deadline. Click here to find out how to order tickets past the deadline.

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Availability

Young Voices concerts are very popular and we always sell out. After the deadline, tickets are only subject to availability. Click here to see if there are still tickets available for your concert date.

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Phone Numbers

After the deadline and subject to availability, tickets can only be purchased through the Box Office of the arenas. Click here for further information.

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September-December

Choir T-Shirts

How To Order

Choir t-shirts are not a mandatory item of the YV concerts, but they make a great momento. Click here to learn more about how to order choir t-shirts and what this year's design looks like.

Learn More

Deadline

The deadline for Choir T-shirt Orders is the 25th November, 2016

Sizing

We offer a range of sizes for both the children in the choir and the adult chaperones. Click here for a sizing chart.

Learn More

VAT

Adult sizes are inclusive of VAT. If you need a VAT receipt, please get in touch and we can always forward one.

Additional Orders

We can accept multiple orders for choir t-shirts. Click here to find out how to send additional orders.

Learn More

Shipping

Choir t-shirts are dispatched directly from our manufacturer to your school no later than 2 weeks before your concert. There is a shipping charge of £5 per order as they are sent via courier.

Choir T-Shirt FAQ

Although choir t-shirts are not mandatory, they make a great memento of the experience. Click here to see the top FAQ about ordering choir t-shirts.

Learn More

Jan/Feb: The BIG Day!

It's here! It's finally here!

January-February

The Build Up

Risk Assessments

We have copies of every arena's risk assessments. Click here to download your arena's risk assessment.

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Banners

School banners are important so that parents can see you! We encourage you to bring along a banner that represents your choir. Click here for specifictions about banners.

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Choir Allocation

We will post your choir allocation approximately 1 week before your concert. Hold onto this and bring it with you on the day!

Teacher IDs

For health and safety reasons, we ask that all adult chaperones wear official accredidation at all times that is visible to security and YV staff. Click here to find out what to do if you are bringing parent volunteers.

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Video/SLR Cameras

No video or professional camers will be allowed into the arena by the choir or the audience. We consider a professional camera to be one with removables lenses. You can take pictures during the rehearsal but it must be of your choir for your own use. No pictures of the stage, other choirs, or during the concert will be permitted.

General Merchandise

We offer a full range of general merchandise that is available to purchase through our online shop, app, or from the arena on the night of your concert. Click here for a full list of items available.

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Press Coverage

Don't forget to get your local media involved and share your story!

January-February

On the Day: Rehearsal

Choir Arrival Time

In order to have plenty of time to find your seats, use the toilet, etc. before rehearsal we ask that all choirs be at the arena starting 13:30.

Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsal will take place the afternoon of your concert, starting at 14:00 and ending at 17:00. Click here for a full timeline of the entire day.

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Dress Code

Choir members, teachers, and adult chaperones are recommended to wear an official YV Choir t-shirt. The only alternative being a plain white top.

Lunch/Supper

Vendor stalls will be available to purchase food from, but we recommend bringing a packed dinner. Some schools eat luch before arriving. Otherwise bring two meals worth of food.

Lyric Sheets

To create a more professional atmosphere as well as keep hands free to dance, NO word sheets are allowed on the day.  This is a request made by our conductor, David Lawrence.  However, children who have been unable to learn the songs by heart may use small cue cards in the palm of their hand if deemed absolutely critical.

January-February

On the Day: Performance

Parent Arrival

The venue will open for parents to start taking their seats at 18:00.

Distracting props and items

For health and safety reasons, as well the overall effect of the concert, there are certain items that will not be allowed in the arena. Click here for a full list of distracting props and items.

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Birthday Announcements

No individual or personal annoucnements will be read out by our host.

Egress/School Collection Points

Please arrange with your parents before the day of the concert where and how you will be returning their children to them.  Young Voices STRONGLY RECOMMENDS PARENTS DO NOT PICK YOUR CHILD UP FROM THE ARENA. Click here to learn more about school collection points.

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January-February

What's Next?

Priority List

Want to be the first to know about when the new season has opened for registration? Click here to add your school to our priority list.

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DVDs

Want to relive the concert over and over again? You can through our DVDs! Click here to learn more.

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Highlight Videos

Our YV professional filming crew has created special highligh videos just for you! Use them to advertise for the DVD or to recruit for next year! Click here to see your venue's highligh video.

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