Choir Weekly Reminders
Week of April 4, 2016
Plano Senior Chamber Concert April 5th 7:00 Christ United Methodist Church
No Show Choir This week!!!
Required Combined Men Rehearsal April 7th 8:00-8:50
Group Dynamix Lock-in April 8th 7pm-7am (optional)
Combined Men's Rehearsal April 12th 8:00-8:50
UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest April 12th-14th Allen PAC (Schedule see below)
Hiram Alexander April 2nd
Shiloh Crider April 3rd
Chestiney Dorsey April 3rd
Kate Wanek April 6th
Group Dynamix Lock-in Friday April 8th 7:00p.m. to 7 a.m.
All students that will be attending the lock-in will meet in the choir room at 6:15. Please wear your choir shirt, comfortable jeans or shorts with close-toed shoes. All students need to be picked up from Group Dynamix no later that 7 a.m. on Saturday morning. We are in need of at least 5 chaperones for the event. You must fill out the PISD volunteer form on parent portal and email Mrs. McClure at firstname.lastname@example.org
UIL Concert and Sight Reading April 12-14
A Cappella Women 6:10 p.m.
Lyric Women's Choir 11:10 a.m.
A Cappella Mixed Choir 6:30 p.m.
Cantorei Women's Choir 9:20
Combined Men's Choir 11:50
All-State Choir Camps
TCU All-State Camp http://choircamp.tcu.edu/
UNT All-State Camp http://choircamp.music.unt.edu/ascc
UTA All-State Camp http://allstatechoircamp.org/
Texas Tech All-State Camp http://www.depts.ttu.edu/music/ttuchoircamp
Baylor All-State Camp is currently full and only accepting waitlisted men at this time
Collin County All-State Camp at Plano Senior High School
The Collin County All-State Choir Workshop
July 18th- 20th
9:00a.m. - 12:00pm
Calling all singers! The time has come again to register for the annual Collin County All-State Choir Workshop. Come be a part of what is quickly becoming one of North Texas’ finest all-state choir workshops. Begin your fall semester already prepared for the 2016-2017 Texas Music Educators Association All-State Choir Auditions. You can be “auditions ahead of others.” Don’t wait…register now!
For your investment you will receive:
· The TMEA All-State Choir Music for 2016-2017
· A total of 9 hours of superb professional vocal training on the music
· Sight-Reading auditioning skills and helpful hints
· TMEA Conductor’s Notes on the audition music (the inside notes from the conductor)
· Snacks and water
· 20 min. private voice coaching (please add $25.00 to your registration fee)
Over 75 % of students who have participated in this camp have gone on to make their region choir and on to the Texas All State Choir- You could be next J
The workshop will be held at Plano Senior High School, in the Fine Arts Building (building D). The address for Plano SH is- 2200 Independence Pkwy, Plano, TX, 75075.
CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW AND REGISTER TODAY!!
Plano Senior Choir Auditions
Plano Senior High School
Department of Choral Arts
2016-2017 Choir Auditions
COME BE A PART OF THE AWARD WINNING, NATIONALLY RENOWNED CHORAL LEGACY THAT IS THE PLANO CHOIR.
Clark High School: Starts the week of April 25th
Auditions will take place during your choir classes.
Auditions Will Involve:
· Demonstration of your vocal range.
· Demonstration of the strength of your aural skills
· An 8 measure sight reading exercise
· A general singing exam
· All singers must present a most recent copy of their report card as part of the audition.
Please make plans to attend the ’16-’17 Choir Meeting: May 31st at 7:00pm in the PSHS Choir Room- D109
Contact the PSHS Choral Office at :Derrick.Brookins@pisd.edu