Emphasizing high standards in music making through a variety of musical styles, built on a foundation of music reading skills and vocal technique, the Dripping Springs Choir has experienced continued growth and success over the past several years.  Over the past five years, the choir program has earned 15 U.I.L. Sweepstakes Awards, 4 students placed in the Texas All-State Choir, numerous All-Region Choir members and State Qualifying Soloists and Ensembles.  With five major concerts each year, there are many opportunities for performance.

    The Dripping Springs High School Choir Department consists of five performing ensembles in five choir classes.  Treble Choir - entry level choir for girls who are new to high school choir.  Concert Choir - a non-varsity mixed choir, girls in this class have previous high school level choir experience, this is the entry level class for boys in the choir program.  Chamber Choir - varsity level choir, placement is by audition in the spring.  Jazz Cats - a select vocal ensemble performing vocal jazz and contemporary a cappella arrangements.  Auditions are held in the spring, usually April.

    Choir Events by Month

    October 11, 2018 - Fall Concert
    November 2-3, 2018 - All Region Choir Concert
    December 6, 2018 - Winter Concert
    January 24-28, 2019 - "Little Shop of Horrors" Musical (In collaboration with DSHS Theatre)
    February 8, 2019 - Jazz Cats Coffee House Fundraiser
    February 23, 2019 - UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest @ McCallum HS
    February 28, 2019 - Pre-UIL Concert
    March 14-15, 2019 - UIL Concert and Sightreading Evaluation @ Hays CISD PAC
    April 12-13, 2019 - Bistro Night Fundraiser and Musical Theatre Revue @ DSUMC Foundry
    May 23, 2019 - Pop Concert
    May 25, 2019 - Texas State Solo and Ensemble Competition @ UT-Austin
    For more details on upcoming choir events visit DS Choirs.

Jazz Cats

  • About Jazz Cats

    About Jazz Cats

    The DSHS Jazz Cats is a select ensemble of singers, usually 12-14, that perform a varied repertoire from jazz standards to pop songs and contemporary a cappella arrangements.

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Contact Us

  • Courtney Neva
    Choir Director

    Dripping Springs, TX  78620
    Ph: (512) 858-3215