COVID Safety Protocols

MCCS is committed to the highest standard of COVID safety. It is these uncompromisable protocols which ensure our organization will be able to gather together safely with a minimized risk of COVID exposure. Agreement to these protocols is REQUIRED for active participation as a member of MCCS.

MCCS Rehearsal Protocols Spring 2021

  • A face mask that fully covers the nose and mouth must be worn AT ALL TIMES, by all who enter the facility and throughout rehearsal.

  • All singers will be kept as distant as possible, with a minimum of 6-8’ in all directions.

  • Each section may be assigned a designated entry point to the rehearsal space.

  • Singers must sign in for each rehersal.

  • Singers will be placed within assigned seats, according to seating charts.

  • If a break is needed or given, singers must not congregate, and must remain distanced.

  • No food or drink will be available. Singers who desire water must bring their own bottled water.

  • Each singer must have their own individual Binder, Music, and Pencil. No supplies can be shared.

  • All persons will be required to use hand sanitizer upon entry.

  • Pianos MUST be wiped down with a disinfectant approved by the rehearsal location.

Participation in rehearsal is agreement to the following:

Must not have had known close contact with a person who is lab confirmed to have COVID-19 in the previous 14 days, or any of the following symptoms that are not normal for you:

  • No temperature at or above 100.0 F.

  • Loss of taste or smell

  • Sore throat

  • Fatigue

  • Chills or shaking with chills

  • Congestion or runny nose

  • Significant muscle pain or body aches

  • A new uncontrolled cough that causes difficulty breathing; or for individuals with a chronic allergic/asthmatic cough: a change in your cough from baseline.

  • Diarrhea, vomiting, or abdominal pain

  • New onset of severe headache