Come, Let's Sing Together !

Madras Youth Choir Chennai is a non profit and voluntary organization, engaged in spreading Indian choral music.

MYC was formed in 1971 by Late Shri M B Srinivasan, one of the pioneers of Indian Choral Music. The goals of the choir include popularizing Indian choral music and the idea of singing together, spreading it to the masses and particularly training children including the under privileged in this genre of music.

It is a matter of honour for an Indian group to have been invited to participate in the International Choir Music Festival to be held in Washington DC from 27 June to 4 July 2017.

We believe that this is an excellent opportunity to spread our messages of love for humanity, richness of our languages and the greatness of our lyricists and poets. Themes of our songs are centred on National Integration, Human & Social Values, Environment and Women Empowerment and are sung in over 10 languages. 

Total budget for the trip for our group of 30 singers and instrumentalists works out to Rs 60 lakhs of which we have been able to mobilize Rs 30 lakhs from participants and corporate. Approximate break up of Rs 60 lakhs - ( Air ticket Rs 21 lakhs, Stay & Food Rs 29 lakhs, Misc including visas, insurance & transport Rs 10 lakhs) We have also reached out to Ministry of Culture for support. 

We are now seeking your support to raise Rs 10 lakhs towards this cause through this crowd funding platform which will be used to meet the stay expenses in the US. The Donate button has been enabled to accept Rs 500 and above and USD $25 and above.

We will be deeply grateful for your support which will help us showcase Indian Choral Music to an international audience. Come, Let's Sing Together !

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26th December 2016
Dear Friends
On behalf of Madras Youth Choir, my sincere thanks and gratitude for your contribution in response to our request for funds to support our campaign. While we are overwhelmed with your response, we still have a distance to go to meet our target. We therefore request each of you to spread the word in your friend groups by sharing the link to solicit additional support

We see your support as an enabler to present Indian Choral Music of the Legendary MB Sreenivasan’s compositions woven around themes of National Integration, Human & Social values, Women’s Empowerment and Nature in the June 2017 International Music Festival in the iconic Kennedy Centre in Washington DC

Also follow us on FB / madrasyouthchoir as we share our repertoire whose lyrics have been penned by the likes of Bharathiyaar, Bharathidasan , Tagore, Mohd Iqbal - - - to name a few.

Thanks once again and look forward to your continued support.

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Subramaniam donated Rs.20,000
Arun donated $40

Best of luck!!

Anonymous donated Rs.500

Best of luck :)

Naresh donated Rs.500
Indu donated $25
Usha donated Rs.2,000

My best wishes for the whole team