Upcoming Dates

4818 White Settlement Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76114
USA
(817) 718-0379 [map]

Schedule your audition today with Associate Director, Deborah McGrath at debtsmbc@gmail.com, or with Executive Director, Gary McGrath at 4818records@gmail.com.

What To Bring: Your voice! Be prepared to warm up with one of our directors and sing something you've prepared beforehand to show off your vocal range.

Sunday, November 18th, 2018

Church Service at Brock UMC
Brock United Methodist Church - 9:00AM & 11:00AM
127 Lazy Bend Road
Brock, TX 76087
USA [map]

Join The Texas State Men & Boys Choir at Brock UMC for two services at 9:00AM and 11:00AM

Saturday, November 24th, 2018

CHOIR FUNDRAISER!
Chipotle Mexican Grill - 4:00-8:00PM
6706 Westworth Boulevard Suite #101
Westworth Village, TX 76114
USA
(817) 763-8123 [map]
Price: The cost of your meal

Help The Texas State Men & Boys Choir raise money to help under privileged singers pay their tuition! We are starting a choir fund for kids and adults who love to sing and want to further their education but just can’t quite make the monthly tuition payments. While you’re out doing your Black Friday weekend shopping, stop by Chipotle and grab a bite to eat! Bring in our ChipotleFundraiserFlyer.pdf and 33% of the cost of your meal will go straight to the choir fund. 

Saturday, December 1st, 2018

The Littlest Wiseman
W.E. Scott Theatre - 2:30PM & 7:30PM
1300 Gendy Street
Fort Worth, TX 76103
USA [map]
Price: FREE, presented as a gift to the community

Please enjoy a beautifully performed play-pageant of the nativity hosted by The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir and including The Texas State Men & Boys Choir and The Texas Girls’ Choir.  This wonderfully detailed play is open to all ages except it is requested that children under 4 do not attend as to not disturb the live performers.  The show is always FREE through the support of the Walsh Foundation who proudly presents the play as a gift to the community every Christmas season.  The current 2018 schedule is as follows:

Sat. 12/1 - 2:30PM

Sun. 12/2 - 2:30PM

Tues. 12/4 - 7:30PM

Wed. 12/5 - 7:30PM

Thurs. 12/6 - 7:30PM

Fri. 12/7 - 7:30PM

Sat. 12/8 - 2:30PM

Sun. 12/9 - 2:30PM

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

4th Annual Lessons & Carols
Western Hills United Methodist Church - 7:00PM
2820 Laredo Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76116
USA [map]
Price: $5.00

Join us for our 4th annual Lessons & Carols Christmas Concert featuring The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir and some very exciting VIP guest speakers! You won’t want to miss this wonderful holiday event! Only $5 at the door.

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Christmas with Danny Wright
Granbury First United Methodist Church - 6:30PM
301 Loop 567
Granbury, TX 76048
USA [map]

The world largest selling living pianist, Danny Wright, and guests, The Texas State Men & Boys Choir, will be celebrating the Christmas season with a concert at First United Methodist Church of Granbury. 
Come enjoy timeless classics and meet Danny and the choir afterwards. Photo opportunities will be available as well as merchandise. 

Past Dates

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

TOUR FUNDRAISER!
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse - 5:00-8:00PM
201 E Interstate 20
Arlington, TX 76018
USA
(817) 465-5225 [map]
Price: The cost of your meal

Enjoy an evening out with a wonderful dinner at BJ’s Arlington on this one night only event to help support our choir’s tour of Italy in 2020! Bring our BJsFundraiserFlyer.pdf in and 20% of the cost of your meal will go straight to the choir’s tour fund. 

Sunday, November 4th, 2018

Church Service at St. John’s Church
Saint John’s Church - 11:00AM
2401 College Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76110
USA [map]

Come join The Texas State Men & Boys Choir is worship at St. John’s Church in Fort Worth. 

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Church Service at Granbury UMC
Granbury United Methodist Church - 8:30AM & 11:00AM
301 Loop 567
Granbury, Texas 76048
USA [map]

Join us in worship for the 8:30AM Traditional Service and the 11:00AM Contemporary Service.

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Mass at Saint Patrick Cathedral
Saint Patrick Cathedral - 9:30AM & 12:30AM
1206 Throckmorton St.
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
USA [map]

Please join us for worship at 9:30AM and 12:30AM.

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Saint Patrick Cathedral - 11AM & 12:30PM
1206 Throckmorton Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
817-332-4915 [map]

Please join us for the 11:00AM and 12:30PM mass. 

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Carnegie Hall; Zankel Hall - 7:30PM
881 7th Ave
New York City, New York 10019
USA
212-247-7800 [map]

More info to come...

Monday, December 25th, 2017

9AM
CBS Channel 11
Fort Worth, Texas [map]

The Texas State Men & Boys Choir will be featured on this year’s CBS 11 Christmas Special on Christmas Morning at 9AM. Tune in to hear a few pieces by our resident choir.

Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Round Rock Presbyterian Church - 7:00PM
4010 Sam Bass Rd
Round Rock, Texas 78681
USA
(512) 244-2152 [map]
Price: $5

Presenting our first Lessons & Carols in the Austin area! $5 cash at the door with doors open at 6:30PM.  Bring your friends and family for an evening of carols and readings.

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Movie Tavern Ridgmar - 7:00PM
6801 Ridgmar Meadow Rd
Fort Worth, Texas 76116
USA
(817) 377-9801 [map]
Price: Cost of movie ticket

It’s opening night of Star Wars: the Last Jedi! Get your tickets to the movie and you might be surprised but what happens before the movie starts. 

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

St. Stephen Presbyterian Church - 7:00PM
2700 McPherson Ave
Fort Worth, Texas 76109
USA
817-927-8411 [map]
Price: $5

We are so excited to be presenting our 3rd Annual Lessons & Carols which will be held at St. Stephen Presbyterian Church this year.  Tickets are $5 cash at the door with doors opening at 6:30pm. We are looking forward to seeing your faces once again this holiday season!

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

W. E. Scott Theatre - 3:00PM & 7:30PM
1300 Gendy St
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
USA [map]
Price: FREE, presented as a gift to the community

Please enjoy a beautifully performed play-pageant of the nativity hosted by The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir and including The Texas State Men & Boys Choir, the TLW Choristers, and now welcoming for the first time in history, The Texas Girls’ Choir.  This wonderfully costumed play is open to all ages except it is requested that children under 4 do not attend as to not disturb the live performers.  The show is always FREE through the support of the Walsh Foundation who proudly presents the play as a gift to the community every Christmas season.  The current 2017 schedule is as follows:

Sat. 12/2 - 3PM & 7:30PM

Sun. 12/3 - 3PM

Tues. 12/5 - 7:30PM

Wed. 12/6 - 7:30PM

Thurs. 12/7 - 7:30PM

Fri. 12/8 - 7:30PM

Sat. 12/9 - 3PM

Sun. 12/10 - 3PM

Sunday, November 26th, 2017

St. Stephen Presbyterians Church - 11:00AM
2700 McPherson Ave
Fort Worth, Texas 76109
USA
817-927-8411 [map]
Price: FREE

Please join the Texas State Men & Boys Choir as they join in worship with St. Stephen Presbyterian Church and their choral ensemble  for the 11:00AM Service.  We hope to see you!

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Kimbell Art Museum of Fort Worth - 7:00PM
3333 Camp Bowie Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76107
USA [map]
Price: $5.00

The Texas State Men & Boys Choir and The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir are throwing a concert to celebrate and say thank you to local composer and arranger, Jack Noble White, for all the years he has put into the many musical organizations of Fort Worth. This concert will double as a CD Release Party for the new CD of his music. Please join us for a small door charge of $5 and help us thank Mr. White.

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

St. Stephen Presbyterian Church - 11:00AM
2700 McPherson Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76109
USA [map]

Please join the TSMBC in worship with St. Stephen at the 11AM service.

Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Granbury First United Methodist Church - 8:30AM
301 Loop 567
Granbury, TX 76048
USA [map]

Please join us for worship at Granbury First United Methodist Church at their 8:30AM service.

Monday, June 19th, 2017

- July 2nd Summer Camp
2017 GIRLS & BOYS SUMMER TRAINING CAMP - 9:00AM Check In
4818 White Settlement Rd
Fort Worth, TX 76114
USA
817-349-0816 [map]
Price: $350.00

THE 2017 SUMMER TRAINING CAMP IS OPEN TO GIRLS & BOYS.

Hosted by The Texas State Men & Boys Choir http://texasstatemenandboyschoir.org 

 

LEARN TO SING AND RECORD THIS SUMMER!

 

June 19th - July 2nd

8AM - 5PM

Only 20 spots available for ages 8-18!

$350 (50% due upon signing up, 50% and all paperwork due on the first day of camp)

 

-    Weekends are for recording only. Each child will be evaluated by the Wednesday to schedule individual recording times for the following weekend. If your child is not advancing quite enough for recording, he/she will have a free weekend then will come back on Monday, the 26th and will have a chance to record the next week.

-   The camp teaches basic music theory and ear training and focuses on vocal development and technique.  

-   The music will be the works of local composer Jack Noble White. Following the completion of the recordings, a CD will be produced with The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir and The Texas Girls' Choir contributing. Each participant in recording the CD will recieve a free copy. 

-   Campers will have various field trips to see the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards, museums, swimming, and even get to perform the National Anthem at the Fort Worth Championship Rodeo. 

 

Camp Location is 4818 Records (4818 White Settlement Rd. Fort Worth, TX 76114) Phone on site: 817-349-0816

 

Lunch and an Afternoon Snack will be provided each day, including recording days.

 

Hurry! Space is limited!!

Contact Deborah Buffington or Gary McGrath to sign up now!

 

Camp Directors and Contact:

 

Gary McGrath, Executive Director/Founder of the TSMBC -- 818-312-8546 -- 4818records@gmail.com

 

Deborah Buffington, Associate Director of the TSMBC -- 817-718-0379 -- debtsmbc@gmail.com

 

Alan Buratto, Conductor of the TSMBC/Music Director -- 817-343-5003 -- olasso@sbcglobal.net

 

Morris Crayton, Founder of the Austin Boys Choir/Voice Teacher -- 512-484-0758

 

Song List:

2017_Summer_Camp_Song_List.pdf

 

 

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

University Christian Church - 9AM and 11AM
2720 S. University Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76109
USA
817-926-6631 [map]

Please join us in Sunday morning worship at University Christian Church for their 9AM and 11AM services.

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Performance at the Dallas Public Library - Main - 2:00PM
1515 Young St.
Dallas, TX 75201
USA
214.670.1400 [map]
Price: FREE

Come enjoy a performance by The Texas State Men & Choir as part of the Dallas Public Library's Book Festival. The festival starts at 10AM and we perform at 2PM. Feel free to come early and enjoy your Saturday.

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

St. Stephen Presbyterian Church - 11:00AM
2700 McPherson Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76109
USA
817-927-8411 [map]

Come worship at St. Stephen's on Sunday morning and enjoy special music with The Texas State Men & Boys Choir for the 11Am service.

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Clearfork in Fort Worth - 7:55AM
5000 Clearfork Main St.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
USA
817-735-8580 [map]
Price: Cost of Race

The Texas State Men & Boys Choir has the pleasure of singing the Star-Spangled Banner before the first race of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at 8:00AM.  Check out their website for details on how to register to run.

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Tour Fundraiser/Performance
Tour Fundraiser/Performance - 6:00PM - 9:30PM

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Church Service Performance
Church Service Performance - 10:00am

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Cowtown Coliseum
Singing National Anthem - 6:00PM

Saturday, December 17th, 2016

Trinity Lutheran Church
Lessons & Carols - 6:00PM
7590 U.S. 380
Haskell, TX 79521
USA
940-864-2193 [map]
Price: $5.00

Open to the public.

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

ANNUAL LESSONS & CAROLS CHRISTMAS CONCERT w/ The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir - 7:00PM
917 Lamar Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
USA [map]
Price: $5.00

Featuring The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir. Open to the public. $5.00 at the door.

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

CONCERT with the IRVING SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA - 7:00PM
3333 MacArthur Boulevard
Irving, Texas 75062
USA
972-252-7558 [map]
Price: $38.00 - $49.00

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

THE LITTLEST WISEMAN - OPENING MATINEE - 3:00PM
1300 Gendy Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76109
USA
(817) 924-3640 [map]
Price: FREE

The Littlest Wiseman is a play pageant of the nativity presented annually by The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir in Fort Worth, TX as a gift to the community.  The Littlest Wiseman is comprised of over 200 actors, musical performers, vocalists, stage crew, staff, and volunteers from around the community.

The Littlest Wiseman runs 9 performances annually. Please visit http://www.thelittlestwiseman.org for your free ticket reservations and other information.

2016 Dates:
Saturday, Dec. 3 ..... 3:00PM
Saturday, Dec. 3 ..... 7:30PM
Sunday, Dec. 5 ....... 3:00PM
Tuesday, Dec. 6 ...... 7:30PM
Wednesday, Dec. 7 .... 7:30PM
Thursday, Dec. 8 ..... 7:30PM
Friday, Dec. 9 ....... 7:30PM
Saturday, Dec. 10 .... 3:00PM
Sunday, Dec. 11 ...... 3:00PM

Sunday, November 13th, 2016

AUTUMN CONCERT w/ THE DOROTHY SHAW BELL CHOIR - 3:00PM
4800 White Settlement Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76114
USA [map]
Price: FREE

A free concert for the residents and their families and friends including selections from our newest album.

Sunday, November 13th, 2016

Sunday Morning Church Service - 11:00AM
908 Santerre
Grand Prairie, Texas 75050
USA
972-660-4641 [map]
Price: FREE

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Sunday Morning Church Service - 11:00AM
315 E Elm Street
Hillsboro, TX 76645
USA
254-582-2342 [map]
Price: FREE

Saturday, July 2nd, 2016

YMCA Camp Carter
End of Camp Concert Finale - 2:00pm
6200 Sand Springs Rd
Fort Worth, Texas 76114
USA [map]
Price: FREE

Welcome to our "Christmas In July" concert. Our boys and men have been working on a new Christmas CD. Here they will be performing some selections from that record as well as some popular favorites from Bach to Broadway. 

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Annetta Valley & Western Railroad
Mid-Camp Fundraiser Dinner - 6:00pm
2532 Farm Road 5
Annetta, Texas 76008
USA [map]
Price: $20

After one week of the Summer Training Camp, we want to show off a little of what the boys have accomplished. Everyone is invited out to hear a short concert and enjoy a delicious BBQ Dinner. $20 covers only your Dinner.

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Cowtown Coliseum
Fort Worth Championship Rodeo - 8:00pm
121 E Exchange Ave
Fort Worth, Texas 76164
USA [map]
Price: $10

The Texas State Men & Boys Choir will be performing the National Anthem at the Fort Worth Championship Rodeo. Come early for the boys and stay for the rodeo. 

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

The Woman's Club of Fort Worth
Summer Buffet at the Woman's Club - 7:00 - 8:20 PM
1316 Pennsylvania Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas 76104
USA
(817) 335-3525 [map]
Price: Private Event