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 6 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Monday, September 10 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.at Wisconsin Lutheran High School.

    Online auditions may also be submitted by Wednesday, September 12, 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 casey.pufahl@wlhs.org, to schedule an audition.
  • Audition Materials

    Materials for Semester I September 2018 auditions can be found here.
  • Rehearsal Information

    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 18, 2018.

    September
    Thursday, September 6 On Campus Auditions 6-8 PM
    Monday, September 10 On Campus Auditions 6-8 PM
    Tuesday, September 18 First Rehearsal 6:15–7:30 PM
    Tuesday, September 25 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
     
    October
    Tuesday, October 2 Rehearsal 6:15-7:00 PM
    Tuesday, October 2 Parent/Guardian Meeting 7-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, October 9 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, October 16 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, October 23 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, October 30 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
     
    November
    Tuesday, November 6 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, November 13 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, November 20 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
    Tuesday, November 27 Rehearsal 6:15-7:30 PM
     
    December
    Saturday, December 1 Grade School Music Concert (sacred and secular music)
    Tuesday, December 4 Rehearsal
    Wednesday, December 5 Singout? (Advent)
    Sunday, December 9 Singout? (Advent)
    Tuesday, December 11 Rehearsal / Party
    Sunday, December 16 Sacred Christmas Concert (with high school)
     
    Second Semester auditions (for new students at semester) – Jan 10 (6-8 PM) & 17 (3-5 PM)
    Second Semester First Rehearsal – Jan 22, 2019 (6:15-7:30 PM)
  • Tuition

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

Faculty

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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