THS Choir Newsletter

May 15,th, 2022

POP SHOW TOMORROW!!!!

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The Final Exam Schedule is at the bottom of the newsletter

Pop Show Information

Our final concert of the year is TOMORROW and the students are working very hard in preparation for it. It will feature soloists and a vast array of music. Even though the format is different, this is still a MANDATORY performance and the students will receive 3 major grades: participation, preparation and concert etiquette. Below is more information.

ATTIRE

EVERYONE: Closed toe shoes and jeans. All clothing must adhere to the THS dress code.

1st period: "70s bright clothes"

2nd period: Sports jerseys or shirts, jeans

3rd period: BOYS: Hawaiian shirts and leis GIRLS: 70s bright clothes and sunglasses

4th period:Jeans and "Western wear" including a hat.

Rehearsal Schedule for TOMORROW

Students must be in the auditorium 15 minutes before their scheduled rehearsal time.
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Click for Sound Check Sign Up Genius

All Soloists MUST have a mic check. There are slots for 6th and 7th period for those in theatre or with early release.

Chorale Sings for Top 10%

The THS chorale will sing for the top 10% breakfast on Wednesday, May 18th during 2nd and 3rd period. The attire is jeans and a red choir polo. We will be singing the school song and the National Anthem. Students may go to their 2nd period class to make up work after we are done.

Choir Banquet

Thursday, May 19th, 6pm

18 Augusta Pines Drive

Spring, TX

  • $20.00 per person.
  • Dinner is included.
  • Semi-formal to formal. (No jeans)
  • Dates are welcome.
  • Make checks payable to THS choir. An online link will be available next week.
  • Awards, food and dancing.
  • Seniors are free.

Chamber Choir Auditions

Next year, the THS choirs will add a chamber choir comprised of 18 singers that will perform for special events and compete independently. Those students will be Varsity Chorale students that will rehearse during advisory and after school. This will NOT be a separate class. Auditions will be live and during class time.

Seniors perform during graduation

Graduating seniors will be performing their chosen senior song "Home" during graduation. We will have a sound check at Reed Arena shortly after their check in time. I will have more information for you this week.

Memorial Day Flags. WE NEED LOTS OF HELP

We need lots of help setting flags out for the Memorial Day holiday. Students can earn credit towards next year's out of state trip or pay off any remaining balance from this year's trip. We will be setting out Thursday May 26th and picking up Tuesday May 31st.
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Summer All State Camps

University of North Texas July 6 - 9

Baylor Camp July 5th - 9th

Texas State July 4th - 7th

UT Arlington July 27th - 30th

TCU July 10 - 13 or July 13th - 16th

SHSU July 17th - 20th

SFA: July 13th - 16th

University of Mary Hardin Baylor: July 11th - 13th

Lamar University: July 17th - 20th

UTSA: June 27th - 30th

TWU: July 28th–30th

Texas Tech: June 21st - 25th

HBU: July 5th - 8th

TISD District Camp August 20th at THS. More information to come.

TISD District Choir Camjp

Saturday, Aug. 20th, 10am-12pm

30330 Quinn Road

Tomball, TX

Tomball ISD hosts a District Choir workshop. Students will learn all of the music for the 1st audition. The cost is free to all THS choir students. I will send a flyer out this summer with specifics.
Click to purchase the 2023 All State Music packet

Purchase EITHER Treble or Tenor Bass. Do NOT purchase the Director packet

Past Due

Handbook and Medical form (8/27)

District Fee ($20.00: 9/3)

Cut time student sign in (8/27)

District Music $10.00

Varsity Polo ($25.00)

Opera Tickets ($15.00)

Spring Trip Deposit ($50.00)

Choir Fee ($35.00)

October Trip Payment ($75.00)

November Trip Payment ($75.00)

December Trip Payment (75.00)

January Trip Payment (75.00)

February Trip Paymnet 75.00

Solo and Ensemble Fee (15.00)

Final Trip fee (75.00)

Click here to view the THS choir handbook

The signature page and medical form will be sent home at the beginning of the week. If you would like a printed copy, please email Mrs Brewer or Mr Michaelis

Click here for the Chaperone Link

This must be filled out every school year and must be completed before anyone can chaperone a TISD event or volunteer at THS.

Sign up for Remind

Parents and students are encourage to sign up for our Remind texting app. Text the codes below to 81010


Concert Treble (1st per):@he343h8

Concert T/B (2nd period):@kbc8k8

Varsity Chorale (3rd period): @be3f49

Advanced Treble (4th period):@k33f4

Please note...

There are several fees referenced in the newsletter. If there are any items that cause a financial strain on your family, PLEASE contact one of the directors. We do not want any of our activities to cause financial stress, nor a child's involvement to be cost prohibitive.