UP Youth Choir

- Changing The World -

One Voice at a time

About Us

The UP Youth Choir is a multi-cultural and diverse group of young performers representing all races, religions and economic groups of South Africa.

It is the mission of the UP Youth Choir to provide children of all different backgrounds with a unique program of music education and choral performance that seeks to fulfill and develop each singer’s potential, while creating a model of artistic excellence and diversity that enriches the community.

The UP Youth Choir was established with the aim of affording talented teenagers and high school students the opportunity to proficiently perform locally and abroad.

The choir consists of 90 choristers aged 14 – 19 from the greater Tshwane and represents 34 different high schools.  The choir’s repertoire is an exciting assortment of South African and International music which incorporates elements of traditional music, jazz, gospel and folk music.

The UP Youth Choir is recognized worldwide for its award-winning performances and spectacular artistry.


The most exciting realization in the world is understanding that living the life of your dreams is entirely up to you

~ The Universe ~


Do you want to be a part of a choir? Then you are in the right place

Are you passionate about singing and ready to be part of something extraordinary?

Join UPYC and experience the joy of choral music at its finest.

Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your vocal abilities and become part of our musical family.

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Want to learn more about our Alumni?

At UPYC, we take immense pride in the achievements and contributions of our talented alumni.

They have left an indelible mark on our choir and continue to inspire us with their musical journeys.

If you want to learn more about our alumni, click the link below.

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Contact Us

University of Pretoria, Private Bag X20 Hatfield 0028, South Africa

General inquiries: info@upyouthchoir.com  |  +27 83 556 0477

Concert inquiries: concerts@upyouthchoir.com  |  +27 72 216 5916

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