Prelude Music

Prelude Music


  • "We, as parents, have been delighted to see the growth our son has experienced musically while participating. I'm thankful for the excellence the directors push the choir members to achieve. The end results are always amazing and so enjoyable to hear." -- Parent

  • "I really enjoyed the concert and was amazed how the directors interacted with the kids." -- Concert Attendee

  • "As a parent of small children, it was exciting to watch the developing poise of the children in the choirs. And the Chamber Choir singers are incredibly earnest, spirited, and professional. I anticipate seeing my sons in the Chamber Choir someday."
    -- Parent

  • "I am a singer with Wheatland Chorale and it is so good to see children being inspired and enjoying music!"
    -- Concert Attendee

  • "I am so grateful for MCCL, its leadership, and the role it plays in the lives of our family."
    -- Parent

  • "We are so thankful for the way MCCL makes singing come alive for our daughter!"
    -- Parent

Prelude Music (Kindergarten-Grade 2)

Prelude Music, a non-auditioned and non-performing group, engages children with music. Playing, moving, listening and singing are important components. Greater emphasis is given to experiencing than to performing.  



  • Prelude Music is held at Blossom Hill Mennonite Church, 333 Delp Road, Lancaster 17601.
  • Prelude Music classes occur Tuesday evenings during the school year from 6:00 – 6:45 p.m.

No Auditions

  • There are no auditions for Prelude Music.
  • Singers will learn to:
    • Match pitch
    • Sing in tune
    • Use head voice
    • Maintaining a melodic line while another line is being sung


Costs and Contributions

  • Tuition is $180 a year ($90 per semester)
    • $180 for each additional child in Prelude Music, Choristers
    • $280 for each additional child in Carol, Concert or Chamber Choir
  • Tuition cost should not be a deterring factor; financial assistance is available.
  • Approximately one third of the annual operating cost is covered by tuition.
  • Donations, offerings and fundraisers provide additional funding.
  • Your tax-deductible donation is appreciated. Please make your check payable to LMS and write MCCL on the memo line.

Gifts may be sent to:


PO Box 10984

Lancaster, PA 17605