WELCOME TO THE LITTLE TRAVERSE YOUTH & TREBLE CHOIRS!

The mission of Voices Without Borders, Inc. is to promote, support, and sponsor choral music, dance, and other related activities for young people in our schools and communities throughout Greater Northern Michigan and to offer similar opportunities to promote friendship and understanding through music and dance between children and youth from around the world who are invited to participate in VWB programs. Voices Without Borders, Inc. sponsors the Little Traverse Youth Choir and the Little Traverse Treble Choir and presents the international Children of the World in Harmony Choir & Dance Festivals.

Adopt a Star today! We are so grateful for the support we receive from friends near and far who help us to offer a tuition-free life-changing experience for our young singers! Please consider a tax-deductible gift today.

We're so excited to have singers from all across northern Michigan join us for the 2018-19 season! Singers, ages 7-13 years, are invited to join the Little Traverse Treble Choir under the direction of Maria Pierpont, and accompanist, Ella Ruthig. Singers, ages 13-20 years, are invited to audition for the Little Traverse Youth Choir under the direction of Kevin Wells, and accompanist, Amy Rhudy.


We have two exciting events this week! The Little Traverse Youth Choir is thrilled to be a special guest of the Little Traverse Choral Society at this weekend's concerts as they celebrate thirty years of song! Our Little Traverse Treble Choir will also be hosting Treble With Chocolate, a delicious celebration of music and chocolate! We hope you will be able to join us at one of these wonderful events!



Voices Without Borders is extremely grateful for the continued support of Sir Franc D'Ambrosio and Michael Porter Tilley of our Little Traverse Youth Choir and the Children of the World in Harmony Festivals. We learned so much during the masterclass and were honored to be included in Franc D'Ambrosio ~ Hollywood:  Songs from the Silver Screen at the Great Lakes Center for the Arts.

2018 Dublin Choral Festival & the American Celebration of Music in Scotland!

The Little Traverse Youth Choir performed at the prestigious international Dublin Cho
ral Festival and the American Celebration of Music in Glasgow and Edinburgh, Scotland from June 12-21, 2018! It was truly life-changing and we are so grateful for the support that allowed ourvoices to soar across the AtlanticWe were honored to be joined on tour by Mid-Maryland Performing Arts Center's Dance Unbound and plans are in the works for their participation in the 2019 Children of the World in Harmony Festival in Northern MI. Our tour culminated in performances at the Great Lakes Center for the Arts Community Open House in Bay Harbor on July 8 and at the Cheboygan Opera House on August 5. 

Please visit our tour blog at www.littletraverseyouthchoir.wordpress.com to learn more about our time in Ireland and Scotland!

We are so grateful to the following sponsors for making "A Time to Shine" a sparkling success! 









We are so grateful to our sponsors!


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PHSACF Youth Advisory Committee

Kroeger-Mainland
Family Fund
Erickson Family Fund
Baiardi Family Foundation
Leo S. Guthman Fund
Manthei Charitable Trust
Rotary Club of Petoskey Sunrise
Noon Rotary Club of Petoskey


Charlevoix Kiwanis Youth Foundation

Kiwanis Club of Petoskey

Holy Childhood of Jesus Church


Marana Webber Tost Charitable Fund


Jay E. Balasz, D.D.S.
Northwoods Chiropractic
Northern Copy Express
Pine River Jazz Band
Williams Office Equipment