Sunday, April 30, 2017

Weekly Updates: POPS Week!

This upcoming week is a busy one!  Our POPS concert performances take place next weekend on a Saturday and Sunday!  On Friday evening, we need all the help we can get decorating for the event so please come and help!

Weekly schedule:
Tuesday: Chamber Choir 2-3pm
Wednesday: Tenor/Bass Sectional 2-3
Thursday: Sop/Alto Sectional 2-3

Evening Schedule:
Tuesday Evening: Treble Jazz 5:30-6:30, VJE 6:30-8
Wednesday Evening: Vocal Jazz with Jazz Band 6:30-7:15
Friday Evening: POPS Decorating Starting Right After School

Upcoming Events:
POPS: Saturday and Sunday May 6-7
Spring Jazz Concert: Wednesday May 10
Spring Chamber Concert: Thursday May 25
Banquet: Friday May 26

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Weekly Updates: Tour Week

Concert Choir:

I hope you have all had a wonderful, restful vacation!

Chamber Choir Rehearsal Tuesday 2:00-3:00pm
No other sectionals this week

Tour members: mandatory meeting Monday morning 6:50am in the band room!
(Check your email for additional updates)

Vocal Jazz Tuesday Evening 6:30-8:00pm

Full sectional and chamber choir rehearsal schedule coming this week.

Upcoming Events:
Tour - April 26-30
Spring Jazz Concert - May 10
POPS 2017 - May 6-7
Spring Chamber Concert (Women's and Chamber Choir) - May 25
Spring FMA Pot Luck Banquet - May 26
Choir Recording Session - June TBA

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Weekly Updates April 2

This week, we begin preparing for the final performances of the year.  Attendance is very important!  On Monday we will look at new music.  Recordings are now on Dropbox.  Please listen to them tonight if you have a chance!  There will be a few new part assignments which you will get in the morning. 

The pieces are:
Let My Love Be Heard - Jake Runestad
Afternoon On A Hill - Eric William Barnum
Medley from Les Miserables - arr. Ed Lojeski (for POPS!)
America The Beautiful - arr. Carmen Dragon (with Band and Orchestra for POPS!)

This weeks sectionals:
Tuesday: Soprano
Wednesday: Tenor/Bass
Thursday: Alto

Vocal Jazz Ensemble: Rehearsal Tuesday Night 6:30-8:00

Next week Chamber Choir rehearsals will begin after school (Tuesday April 11).  
You will receive music and recordings this week!

TOUR MEMBERS: Please check your email tonight for important tour details including the itinerary!!!  PLEASE share this information with your parents, and forward them the email.

Upcoming Events:
Tour - April 26-30
Spring Jazz Concert - May 10
POPS 2017 - May 6-7
Spring Chamber Concert (Women's and Chamber Choir) - May 25
Spring FMA Pot Luck Banquet - May 26
Choir Recording Session - June TBA