Paschal Choir News

Madrigal Festival!!!!

Madrigal Festival Preview Concert

Tuesday, Feb. 27th, 7pm

305 West Main Street

Arlington, TX

This weekend is one of biggest choir competitions in the state. For the first time in history Paschal is sending a group of 16 singers to compete at Madrigal Festival in San Antonio.


Please come support these singers at Tuesday's Send off Concert at St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Arlington, TX.


Performing Groups:


Burleson Centennial HS Chamber Choir

Arlington HS Chamber Choir

Paschal HS Chamber Choir

Mad Fest is this Friday!

Madrigal Festival Trip to San Antonio, Texas

March 2-3, 2018 Paschal High School Chamber Singers

Cost to Students: $80 payable to “Paschal Choir Boosters”

Includes: Hotel Subsidy Travel Subsidy Contest Fee Subsidy Contest Day Meals

INFORMATION TO LEAVE AT HOME PASCHAL HIGH SCHOOL CHAMBER SINGERS SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS March 2-3, 2018 Nathan Benavides, Choir Director, Paschal High School

GROUND TRANSPORTATION Charter Bus, Operated by Gene’s Charter

HOTEL

Country and Suites

8318 I-10 West San Antonio, tx 78230

210-781-4550


FESTIVAL American Classic Chamber and Madrigal Choir Festival Performance: Sat. March 3, 11:30 AM

CHAPERONES

Nathan Benavides, director

Trevlyn Nipper, director

EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBER: 210-833-8699 Mr. Benavides’s cell

PURPOSE OF THIS HANDBOOK

The purpose of this handbook is to provide choir members, sponsors, and parents with information concerning our trip to San Antonio and our participation in the American Classic Madrigal Festival. It contains rules and regulations of conduct, schedule of events, information on individuals, personnel assignments, and other valuable information. The handbook should serve as an aid in the final preparation and execution of the trip.

PURPOSE OF THE 2018 SAN ANTONIO TRIP

1. To participate in the American Classic Madrigal Festival, one of the most prestigious festivals in the state limited to small chamber groups.

2. To engage in clinics with two nationally recognized college choral conductors.’

3. To benefit educationally from the musical experience available during the festival, and performances.

4. To work with a collegiate choral director in a workshop situation.

5. To collaborate with other high school choral departments in performance.


Itinerary

Friday, March 2, 2017:

1:00pm Drop Luggage in Choir Room 5:30pm Bus Loads at Centennial HS 5:45. Bus Departs at Centennial HS 7:00 Dinner in Route to San Antonio 10:30 Check in to Hotel 11:30 Lights Out

Saturday, March 3, 2017

8:00am Wake-Up, 9:00 Breakfast at Hotel 9:45 Rehearsal at Hotel 10:15 Depart for Contest 11:00 Check in University United Methodist Church for Contest 11:15 Begin Warm-Up / Performance / Clinic 11:30 Performance 12:30pm Lunch 1:30 Listen to Group Performances 6:00 Honor Choir Performance (Concert by previous year’s winners) 6:30 Awards Ceremony 7:30 Depart for DFW (Dinner in-route) 12:00 am Arrive PHS

North Texas Classic

Friday, March 23rd, 7pm

3100 Northwest College Drive

Fort Worth, TX

Panther Chorale, Resonance, and Panther Corps will be participating in a Pre-UIL concert and clinic at Chislom Trail HS on Friday night. Attire for this event is nice blue jeans Choir T-shirt. Bus will be leaving at 5:30 pm and will return by 9:00pm


This is a required event.

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