Ensembles

Varsity Mixed Chorale

Students as members of the Varsity Mixed Chorale perform advanced choral literature of varied musical styles and periods. These students focus on polishing  vocal technique and sight reading skills.  Chorale students perform in the Fall and  Winter Concerts as well as being featured in the choir musical and Spring Revue.  In recent years Westlake High School Chorale students have traveled to and performed in New York City.  The Chorale has consistently received sweepstakes at UIL Contest and Sight-reading Contest.

Chamber Singers

Chamber Singers is an auditioned group of singers who perform challenging choral music as well as some song and dance numbers.  This choir meets daily to rehearse a challenging repertoire of pieces  with only a few students per voice part. In May 2012, Chamber Singers were invited to perform with Austin's Women's Chorus, The Tapestry Singers.  Chamber Singers frequently perform throughout the community and at private events.

Madrigals

Madrigals is an auditioned group of mixed singers who meet daily to prepare both challenging choral repertoire and song and dance numbers.  This choir meets daily to  rehearse a challenging repertoire of pieces with only a few students per voice part.  The Westlake Madrigals have been named a "Choir of Distinction" at the American Classics Madrigal and Chamber Choir Festival.  In December 2012, they were invited to perform with Bob Schneider.  Madrigals frequently perform throughout the community and at private events.

Varsity Treble

Varsity Treble is comprised of students from the Junior Varsity and Varsity Chorale classes.  These students perform advanced choral literature as members of their mixed choir as well as exploring advanced treble literature. 

Varsity Tenor-Bass

Varsity Tenor-Bass is comprised of students from the Junior Varsity and Varsity Chorale classes.  These students perform advanced choral literature as members of their mixed choir as well as exploring advanced tenor-bass literature.  

Chaparral Treble

Chaparral Trebles explore and perform a variety of music as well as study techniques of vocal production and music literacy. This ensemble will present several concerts during the year including the Fall Concert, the Winter Concert, the Chaparral Cabaret, and Spring Revue.  The Cabaret features small groups and soloists from Chaparral Treble and Chaparral Tenor-Bass.  Chaparral Trebles have received consistent sweepstakes at UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest.
 

Chaparral Tenor-Bass

Freshmen Men's Ensemble will perform a variety of music as well as explore techniques of vocal production and sight reading. This ensemble will present several concerts during the year including the Fall Concert, the Winter Concert, the Chaparral Cabaret, and Spring Revue.  The Cabaret features small groups and soloists from Chaparral Treble and Chaparral Tenor-Bass.  ChaparralTenor-Bass has received consistent sweepstakes at UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest.

Westlake Choirs are located in Austin, Texas and include nearly 400 student singers at Westlake High School. If you are and student or a prospective student at WHS and interested in singing, there is a choral ensemble for you at Westlake!

Concert Treble

Concert Trebles study and perform more advanced literature. A variety of musical styles will be explored and techniques of vocal production and music literacy will be refined.  Concert Treble performs in the Fall Concert, the Winter Concert, and Spring Revue.  Concert Treble Choirr also performs in the choir musical.  Concert Treble Choirs have received consistent sweepstakes at UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest.

Concert Tenor-Bass

Concert Tenor-Bass Ensemble will  perform more advanced  literature.   A variety of musical styles will be explored and techniques of vocal production and music reading will be refined.  Concert Tenor-Bass Ensemble will perform in the Fall Concert, the Winter Concert, and Spring Revue.  This Tenor-Bass Ensemble also performs in the choir musical.  Concert Tenor-Bass Choirs have received consistent sweepstakes at UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest.

Junior Varsity Chorale

Students as members of the Junior Varsity Chorale perform advanced choral literature of varied musical styles and periods.  Junior Varsity students focus on polishing  vocal technique and sight reading skills.  Chorale students perform in the Fall and  Winter Concerts as well as being featured in the choir musical and Spring Revue.  In recent years Westlake High School Chorale students have traveled to and performed in New York City.  The Chorale has consistently received sweepstakes at UIL Contest and Sight-reading Contest.