The day has finally arrived! For veteran members; excitement to see friends and staff. For new members; anticipation and perhaps nervousness.
After going through the registration process, luggage was moved into the dorms, beds were made and then singers gathered on the risers for the first time as the 2017 AOSFYC. The Four-year members introduced Dr. Peterson.
Following the rehearsal, singers said goodbye to parents and went off "dorm talks". Then it was back to meet in Opus groups (small group of singers led by two staff members). All too soon it was time to get ready for for bed to prepare for the first full day of rehearsal.