Paschal Choir News Letter

March 9th Spring Break!

Congratulations to our students for a successful UIL Solo competition this Past Thursday!

We had 52 students participate in the 2019 UIL Solo and Ensemble Competition! We are beyond proud of the time and effort these kids put into their music. Our Judges were delighted with the quality of the student performances!

Congratulations to the 3 Outstanding Soloist nominated by their Judges!

Paschal Trip to New York to sing at Carnegie Hall in 2020????

Paschal Choir has been invited to sing at Carnegie Hall to premiere the first ever performance of the Kim Andre Arnesen's Magnificat Conducted by Dr. Anton Armstrong of the famed St. Olaf College! This trip will be open to the first 75 singers to sign up. Parents and family are also invited to witness this monumental performance! The trip is tentatively scheduled for April 16th-20th with the Concert Sunday, April 20th. The tentative cost of this trip will be $1600-$2000 per singer (all inclusive) and $1200-$1500 per audience member. Included in the trip will be tickets to see a Broadway Show, a visit to the Statue of Liberty, the 9-11 Memorial, views from the Top of the Rock, and more!


WE WILL PLAN EXTENSIVE FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL STUDENTS. PLEASE DON'T COUNT YOURSELF OUT. WE CAN WORK OUT A PLAN OF ACTION.


Please RSVP so we can begin creating a head count of interest. FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW

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New York TRIP 2020 SURVEY

Please let us know if you want to be included in the 2020 trip to New York

Bass Hall Camp is open!

Monday, June 10th, 9am to Thursday, June 13th, 4:30pm

525 Commerce Street

Fort Worth, TX

Conductor: Rick Bjella

Free packet of TMEA music approximately $25, lunch and T Shirt


One should sigh up ONLY if they are serious about camp and auditioning for All -Region.


The code until April 1 is: CHORUS


https://www.basshall.com/childrens-education-program/summer-camps/

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Panther Corps Sings at School Board Meeting

Tuesday, March 19th, 5pm

Fort Worth Independent School District, TX, USA

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Wear jeans and TMEA SHIRT! Bus leaves at 4pm!

Pre UIL at North Side High School - JV Panther Corps and Cantabile

Tuesday, March 26th, 8am

2211 Mckinley Avenue

Fort Worth, TX

Two ensembles will have an opportunity to perform their contest music for a panel of judges in preparation for their UIL contest in April at the historic campus of North Side High School.


Junior Varsity Panther Corps (1st period)

Cantabile (2nd period)


The schedule will be posted in the next few weeks.

North Texas Choral Classic- Harmony (3rd) and Resonance

Saturday, March 30th, 8:45am-1:30pm

3100 Northwest College Drive

Fort Worth, TX

Two ensembles will get to spend some time on a beautiful stage at Chisholm Trail high school and will have professional recordings in addition to being cliniced by two highly admired College professors.


Schedule:

Harmony (3rd period): bus leaves Paschal at 8:45 am

Warm up - 9:40 am

Concert - 10:00 am

Clinic - 10:20 am -11:00 am

Return to Paschal at 11:40 am

Resonance:

Bus leaves at 10:15 am

Warm up - 11:20 pm

Concert -11:40 pm

Clinic - 12:00-12:40 pm

Return to Paschal at 1:30 pm


Please let us know if you are able to chaperone this events. We need at least 2 parents per ensemble. Email Nathan.Benavides@fwisd.org

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Parent Volunteer District Background Check

Please complete the volunteer background check! It is so quick and easy to complete online! This must be done every year even if you have done it before!

Paschal High School Choir Department

Nathan Benavides, Director Trevlyn Nipper, Director
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