The Mankato Children's Chorus Training Choir is comprised of mainly 1st and 2nd grade students. The Training Choir uses a Kodaly based curriculum which teaches an appropriate developmental and sequential method of music reading and writing skills while working with the proper use of the child?s singing voice. Songs, games, folk dances are all a part of the training choir rehearsal. The Training Choir performs on the annual winter and spring concerts and also sings at civic events in the Mankato area. Membership is held to a maximum of 25 students.