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Alec Home Lamorinda Idol

Alec Home is a Level 4 Chorister.  He auditioned for Lamorinda Idol recently.  He didn’t win but did a great job and we’re happy to share this video of his audition:
 

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CCCC Earns 2016 Constant Contact All Star Award

CCCC Earns 2016 Constant Contact All Star Award

WALNUT CREEK, CA — March 17, 2017 – Contra Costa Children’s Chorus, an award-winning chorus providing quality music education for area children, has been named a 2016 All Star Award winner by Constant Contact, part of the Endurance International Group, Inc.’s (Nasdaq: EIGI) family of brands and the trusted marketing advisor to hundreds of thousands of small organizations worldwide. The annual award recognizes the most successful 10 percent of Constant Contact’s customer base, based on their significant achievements using email marketing to engage their customer base and drive results for their organization during the prior year.

We’re happy to be recognized by Constant Contact for achieving strong marketing results and engaging with our parents, families, alumni, and friends. Constant Contact’s tools have helped us reach all of our members in an easy and focused manner. There is no better way to be in contact with so many people.

Small businesses and nonprofits using Constant Contact’s email marketing tools are eligible for this award. Criteria used to select this year’s All Stars included the following during 2016:

Level of engagement with email campaigns
Open, bounce, and click-through rates
Use of social sharing features
Use of mailing list sign-up tools
Use of reporting tools

“Email marketing continues to deliver the highest returns of any marketing channel. Yet its ability to engage customers, drive awareness, boost sales, and increase donations isn’t always a given. It requires a balance of best practices and relevant content delivered through a powerful email marketing engine,” said Jamie Waldinger, Senior Director Corporate Development & Strategy, Constant Contact. “This year’s All Stars embody that balance and we laud CONTRA COSTA CHILDREN’S CHORUS’ achievements with this All Star Award.”

About Constant Contact
Constant Contact, an Endurance International Group company and a leader in email marketing since 1995, provides hundreds of thousands of small businesses around the world with the online marketing tools, resources, and personalized coaching they need to grow their business. For more information, visit: www.constantcontact.com.

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Iris Lamanna returns to CCCC as interim Artistic Director

Iris Lamanna returns to CCCC as interim Artistic Director

Contra Costa Children’s Chorus is pleased to announce that Co-founder and Artistic Director, Iris Lamanna, will join us as interim Artistic Director for the Spring semester, directing Levels 3 and 4.

Andrew Brown has accepted a full time teaching position at the new Contra Costa School of Performing Arts in Walnut Creek. We wish him well in his new endeavor.

Iris has chosen some favorite selections from past performances including Feelin’ Good and is excited to put together a Drum, singing and dance Workshop featuring African music which will be incorporated into the spring concert.

We are currently holding placements interviews for the coming semester. If you are interested, go to the “Join Us” page and fill out the registration form.

Please watch for information on the Spring Concert and contact us at frontdesk@childrenschorus.org with any questions.

Contra Costa Children’s Chorus
Board of Directors

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