Welcome to the home of the Long Beach Youth Chorus!  To register, CLICK HERE. You will be taken to a page at Grace First Presbyterian Church, where you can complete the three step online registration process.*

If you have questions, contact either Stan DeWitt or Steve Clausen from our CONTACT page.   Let’s sing!

*Please note – the LB Youth Chorus is starting up under the umbrella of Grace First, but is NOT a church or religiously-affiliated organization. Your tuition for the Chorus only goes to the chorus, and is not a religious donation.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Long Beach Youth Chorus is to develop the appreciation of choral music and musical talent among young people from diverse backgrounds in a mutually supportive environment.


The Long Beach Youth Chorus is entering it’s inaugural season, with rehearsals beginning October 1.

Our Artistic Director is Steven Clausen.  Mr. Clausen is a member of the American Choral Directors Association and the Southern California Vocal Association.  He has given presentations at local choral conventions and served as an honor choir director and adjudicator.  He is currently teaching Choral Methods at Chapman University. He has served as Middle School choral director in the Long Beach Unified School District since 1997 and is currently the director at Hughes Middle School.


Hello world!

Welcome to the home of the Long Beach Youth Chorus! We are in the process of putting this website together. In the days and weeks ahead you will find much information about the Chorus. For now, here are the important things you need to know: Placement auditions are Sept. 18-22, times vary. First rehearsal is …


For information about the Long Beach Youth Chorus, contact either:

STEVE CLAUSEN, Artistic Director


STAN DeWITT, Executive Director