Artistic and Executive Director, Mr. Ronnie Dale Wise  

Prior to his time as Music Director for the Wilmington Boys Choir and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Mr. Wise served as Director of Worship and the Arts and Principal Organist at Boone United Methodist Church in Boone, NC.  He studied at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ and the Juilliard School in NYC. 

Assistant Director, Mr. Richard Rhoads 

Mr. Rhoads holds a Bachelor's Degree in Music and Performer's Certificate from Indiana University and a Master's Degree in Music from Rice University.  He served as Director of Music at St. Andrew's-on-the-Sound for 18 years. He is a member of the American Guild of Organists, the Association of Anglican Musicians, and the Liturgy/Music Commission for the Diocese of East Carolina.  

Junior Choir Director, Ms. Catherine Charles 

Ms. Charles has been the Music Specialist at New Hanover County Schools and Director of Music at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church since 2002.  She performs regionally with Schola Cantorum of the Diocese of East Carolina.  She is in her 29th year in music education.

Who We Are

The Gift of Voice

What We Do

16 N 16th Street Wilmington, NC 28401

The Wilmington Boys Choir is now in its sixth year under music director, Ronnie Wise. The Wilmington Boys Choir strives to instill principles of integrity, character, achievement, and a strong work ethic. No religious affiliation is required to become a member, and all members are from age 7 through voice change. 

The choir meets every Tuesday night at 6:00 PM for practice, followed by dinner at 7:00 PM. Performances include about 10 concerts & services per semester. In the past, The Wilmington Boys Choir has performed at Westminster Abbey, Biltmore House, and Duke University Chapel.


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Did you know that a positive and rewarding experience in music has a positive impact on the personal and social development of children? With the Wilmington Boys Choir, your son has the chance to contribute to our community's culture, learn about music, grow and achieve while making friends and having fun!

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