Quincy Area Youth Chorus

The QAYC Conductors are coordinating plans for a season that is both meaningful and safe. Please check back for updates.

QAYClogoThe Quincy Area Youth Chorus joined QSOA in 1995. The Chorus includes children from ages 8 through high school from the surrounding, tri-state area.

QAYC rehearses select Saturdays and Sundays throughout the school year.

To join QAYC, contact the Symphony office at 217-222-2856 for audition dates and times.

The Concert Choir of the Quincy Area Youth Chorus performs “Lunar Lullaby” in their homes, Spring 2020.



Quincy Area Youth Chorus auditions are generally held in May, August, & December. For more information, please call the Quincy Symphony Orchestra office at 217-222-2856.

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Quincy Area Youth Chorus Conductors

Paul Shelor

Paul Shelor

Amy Walker

Amy Walker



The Quincy Area Youth Chorus is funded in part by Encore! Symphony Volunteer Council, the Michelmann Foundation, the Tracy Family Foundation, the Samantha Otte Youth Opportunity Fund, the Jayne & Leroy Boeckelman Fund for Young Musicians and Green-Humphrey Family Fund for Music of the Community Foundation, and the Illinois Arts Council Agency.