The Wisconsin Lutheran Children’s Choir (WLCC) has a long history of praising our Lord through quality literature. The choir is open to all 3-8 grade boys and girls with unchanged voices.

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  • Audition Information

    After registering for the Children's Choir (click here to register for Semester I), children will be auditioned for placement purposes in the choir.

    Live auditions Thursday, September 5 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Monday, September 9 from 6:00-8:00 Wisconsin Lutheran High School.

    Online auditions may also be submitted by Wednesday, September 11, at 5:30 p.m.

    Click the "Audition Materials" link below for more information about auditions. Please call the Children's Choir Director, Casey Pufahl at 414-453-4567, ext. 2572 or E-mail, to schedule an audition.
  • Audition Materials

    Click here for Wisconsin Lutheran Children's Choir audition materials for 2019-20.
  • Rehearsal Information

    Click here for a downloadable PDF of the schedule.

    Rehearsals will be held on Tuesday evening from 6:15-7:30 p.m. in the Music Room (Room 263) at Wisconsin Lutheran High School (330 Glenview, Avenue, Milwaukee) starting Tuesday, September 17, 2019.


    Thursday, September 5 - On Campus Auditions 6-8 p.m. (GS Band Open House too) Monday, September 9 - On Campus Auditions 6-8 p.m. (GS Band Open House too) Tuesday, September 17 - First Rehearsal 6:15–7:30 p.m. in Room 263
    Tuesday, September 24 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 

    Tuesday, October 1 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:00 p.m. 
    Tuesday, October 1 - Parent / Guardian Meeting 7-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, October 8 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 15 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, October 22 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 29 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, November 5 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. (memorizing Christmas music)
    Tuesday, November 12 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, November 19 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, November 26 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, December 3 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Saturday, December 7 - Grade School Music Concert (sacred and secular music)
    Tuesday, December 10 - Christmas Party 6:15-7:30 p.m. 

    Tuesday, January 7 - Auditions for new S2 students
    Tuesday, January 14 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, January 21 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, January 28 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, February 4 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:00 p.m. 
    Tuesday, February 11 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, February 18 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, February 25 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, March 3 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, March 10 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Friday, March 13 - Junior Choir Festival @ WLHS Rehearsal: 1:00 p.m.; Concert 6:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, March 17 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, March 24 - No Rehearsal
    Tuesday, March 31 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:00 p.m.

    Sunday, April 5 - Sing at WLHS Spring Sacred Concert (Concert 7:00 p.m.)
    Tuesday, April 7 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, April 14 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m. 
    Tuesday, April 21 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.
    Tuesday, April 28 - Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 p.m.

    Saturday, May 2 - Grade School Music Concert, 7:00 p.m. 
    Tuesday, May 5 - Final Year Party!!!
  • Tuition

    Tuition for the Wisconsin Lutheran Children's Choir is $50 per year or $30 per semester.


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  • Mr. Casey Pufahl, Director

    Casey Pufahl is in his first year at Wisconsin Lutheran High School (WLHS). Prior to WLHS, Pufahl served 17 years at St. Croix Lutheran Academy (grades 6-12) in Minneapolis, Minn. At St. Croix Lutheran, Pufahl served as Registrar, Music Chairman, Instrumental Director, Lead Choral Director, ESL instructor and math instructor. Pufahl received his undergraduate degree from Martin Luther College, and Masters from Hamline University, St. Paul, Minn. At WLHS, Pufahl directs handbells, Freshmen Choir, the Wisconsin Lutheran Children’s Choir, and Music Spectrum.
  • Mrs. Gretchen Schram, Emeritus Director

    Gretchen Schram serves on the choral faculty of WLHS, where she directs Cantorei Choir and Inspiration—a Christian Contemporary Choir. Mrs. Schram is active as a voice teacher at WLHS and in the Milwaukee area. She received her degee in K-12 Music Education from Alverno College, Milwaukee, and completed a certificate at the Voice Care Network, St. John’s University, Collegeville, Minn. Mrs. Schram has appeared as a soloist in numerous Lutheran Chorale concerts as well as the WELS National Worship Conferences. She is also active as a clinician in the area of children and youth vocal music.
  • Mrs. Valerie Floeter, Accompanist

    We are delighted to have Valerie Floeter as accompanist for the Wisconsin Children’s Choir. Mrs. Floeter holds a Master of Church Music degree in Organ Performance from Concordia University, Mequon. She has taught private piano and organ for over 20-years and has performed with the instrumental duo In His Service. Mrs. Floeter has had piano compositions recently published by Northwestern Publishing House.
  • Mrs. Laura Pufahl, Accompanist

Phone: 414-453-4567  |  Fax: 414-453-3001