Recent news

March 22, 2017 - 12:51pm

We are thrilled that our newest quartet, Take Note!,  will be performing with the Morris Music Men at a fundraiser for the ECLC, a non-profit organization providing an array of services for adults with developmental disabilities in Chatham on Saturday, April 1, from 4 - 6pm.  Click...

February 27, 2017 - 1:15pm

This winter has been so exciting and productive!  Our Free A Cappella Workshop in January attracted more than a dozen participants to sing and learn about us.  Carolyn and the MAP team created rehearsals geared to every level.. and we are so thrilled that since then almost half have become new...

October 27, 2016 - 7:59pm

Janene DePalo was having a lot of fun directing high school musicals, but she really wanted to have as much fun as the student stars she directed. So in 2007, she looked around the local musical landscape and found a place to grow with Hickory Tree Chorus. She’s been singing...

August 5, 2016 - 3:27pm

A wonderful time was had by all as we sang to our hearts content at the Morristown music and arts festival… In spite of the drizzly weather, passersby stopped by to enjoy our music and even offered marriage proposals to each and every one of us…lol!.. now that makes for a memorable night!

June 6, 2016 - 7:27pm


Madeleine Rosenthal is a graduating senior from Westfield High School. She has been involved in chorus since elementary school, and this year was President of chorus, which comprised six ensembles. Madeleine has been a soloist in her...

February 19, 2016 - 7:49pm

The Hickory Tree Chorus has closed applications for its 2016 Scholarship. Qualified high school senior girls with good academic records and exceptional talent in vocal music are encouraged to apply next year. Check our website early 2017 for more information.

September 28, 2015 - 8:19pm

HTC is thrilled to announce our new rehearsal location:

The Shrine of St. Joseph

August 4, 2015 - 11:04pm

HTC turned up the summer heat learning choreography with the amazing Renee Porzel!

July 18, 2015 - 10:53am

On July 15th, Hickory Tree Chorus awarded its annual scholarship to Kalin Hagedorn. Kalin is a graduating senior at Sparta High School.  She will be attending Belmont University in Nashville, TN this fall and pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Music Therapy. 

Each year Hickory Tree Chorus...

June 27, 2015 - 11:31am

The Hickory Tree Chorus and the Four Baris quartet were thrilled to perform for a wonderful audience at the Parsippany Library on June 25th.

May 18, 2015 - 9:01pm

Congratulations to Willadene Karns, Mary Lou Van Handle and Carolyn Schmidt for years of commitment and talent!