Chorale is the top large mixed choir at Shawnee Mission West.  The ensemble is made up of primarily 11th and 12th grade students with inclusion of some sophomores.  An audition is required.  Singers will demonstrate high levels of ability, commitment, and professionalism.  Music for the large choral ensemble explores diverse cultures and styles.  The choir performs at a host of school functions, district events, community events, long-range trips and various music festivals.  Students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular singing opportunities.