Founder's has a new free youth program called All Rise Chorus (ARC). Founder’s ARC is an inclusive chorus for youth ages 8-18. The group is directed by music educator, Jonas Sills, and is under the auspices of Founder’s Community Outreach Corporation, FCOC.
Founder’s ARC welcomes all children who have a genuine desire to sing and who can enjoy learning and growing as part of a musical group.
About Jonas Sills
Jonas Sills has a degree in Choral/Vocal music education as well as an advanced California teaching credential in Kindergarten through High school vocal music from Cal State University Long Beach. He has completed further studies at Cal State Los Angeles in choral conducting, as well as receiving a certificate in level I/II Kodaly (a folk song based pedagogical music system for teaching music proficiency to all levels through the use of unaccompanied singing). He has conducted, and performed for many churches, temples, and other spiritual venues with a specific knowledge and aptitude for music that is inclusive and instills an open philosophy towards positivity. Jonas taught public school music for over 20 years spending 15 of those in the Long Beach Unified School District.
Rehearsals and Contact Information
Please join us for our first rehearsal on Sunday, Sept 15th 2019 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm at Founder’s Center (sanctuary) 3281 West 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90020. Street parking and garage parking accessed on New Hampshire.