THE ALL-AMERICAN BOYS CHORUS, America’s quintessential professional boys chorus, has delighted audiences worldwide for over forty years. Based in Costa Mesa the Chorus is comprised of over 100 boys ages 8 – 15 drawn from throughout Southern California. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Wesley Martin the Chorus provides boys with comprehensive musical training and unsurpassed performance and touring opportunities. Students learn to read music, sing, and perform as they advance through the program’s audition, training, concert, and touring chorus divisions.
The vision of The All-American Boys Chorus is to make a positive difference in our community, our nation and the world through the power and artistry of our voices and the leadership and example of our choristers and alumni. Strategic goals include becoming the preeminent program of choral music for boys in the USA, preserving America's musical heritage and developing responsible, confident and dedicated leaders.
The All-American Boys Chorus has completed 42 years of remarkable growth and significant achievements. The AABC program is acclaimed for its musical excellence, and has been lauded for instilling and fostering leadership skills. Artistic collaborations with Opera Pacific, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Pacific Symphony Orchestra and the William Hall Master Chorale have given the Chorus a notable stature. Community outreach performances in schools have also reached more than 60,000 children.
The AABC has performed to standing ovations throughout the world. Fifty-two concert tours have taken the choristers to to Europe, Asia, Australia, various provinces of Canada and throughout the United States—making them true musical ambassadors.
The All-American Boys Chorus is a model of what young people can do. But we can’t do it alone! We need your help to maintain the excellence of our program.
So your support of our campaign is crucial . . . and will make a marvelous difference! Thank you for joining with us in training these willing youngsters—young men who give of themselves through their superb musical artistry and community outreach, understand the connection between hard work and success, and serve as splendid examples to other young people.
THE ALL-AMERICAN BOYS CHORUS