Panda Chorus is a performing group open to 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders.  Rehearsals are held each Tuesday morning at 8:10 AM in the music room.  Students will participate in lively vocal exercises and instruction in choral music culminating in various concerts and performing events throughout the year.  Any student in grades 3-5 are welcome! The chorus is directed by Penny Road’s music specialist, Mrs. Yvonne Koch.



    If selected, Panda Chorus will have the opportunity to sing in the Raleigh Fine Arts Choral Celebration at Meymandi Concert Hll.  More details to follow.


    Recorder Ensemble open to 5th graders who showed interest and proficiency during their 4th grade recorder curriculum.  Recorder Ensemble meets on Wednesdays at 8:10 in the music room.  This group will perform with Panda Chorus in the concerts listed above. Recorder Ensemble also has the opportunity to perform at the 5th grade graduation program in June.

    TO REGISTER your child for either (or both) of these groups you may get a paper form from Mrs. Koch or fill out the online form found at

    If you have any questions please email Mrs. Koch at