West Lafayette Choirs Update
Your Voice Matters--April 28, 2016
Chorale Contest April 30
6:45 a.m. Arrive at WLHS (with uniform in garment bag)
7:00 a.m. Depart WLHS
8:30 a.m. Arrive at Ben Davis HS and change into uniforms
9:30 a.m. PERFORM AT BEN DAVIS HIGH SCHOOL
9:55 a.m. Sightreading (members of WLSO leave IMMEDIATELY following sightreading)
10:45 a.m. Depart Ben Davis High School
12:00 p.m. Arrive at WLHS
Please note that spectators can enter either Door #1 or #2 at Ben Davis High School (not the Freshman Center). Following our performance, please feel free to watch the next group or two while the Chorale does sightreading and waits for results.
Chorale will perform at Ben Davis High School on April 30 with the potential of performing at State Finals on May 7. Please note that while performance times are not available, both qualifications and finals are REQUIRED performances for Chorale--only medical emergencies will be considered for excused absences.
May 8 Choir HS Choir Banquet
With limited space in the cafeteria, this event is held mainly for families and close supporters of each student. Desserts and drinks will be shared--more information about donation needs coming in a later newsletter.
HELP NEEDED: 1 adult to assist with setup at approximately 2 p.m.
Assignments for May 8 HS Choir Banquet
Concert Choir Boys: Drinks (1 two-liter or comparable container per person)
Concert Choir Girls: Fruit (please provide serving utensils if required)
Vwa Bel: Desserts (please provide serving utensils if required)
Chorale Girls: Cookies
Chorale Boys: Drinks (1 two-liter or comparable container)
Junior High Musical May 11
Athletic Physicals/Junior High Musical May 11
Upcoming Dates in May
May 7: Chorale at ISSMA State Finals?
May 8: High School Choir Banquet/Performance
May 11: JH Musical: The Little Mermaid, Jr.
May 14: Six Flags Trip
Care for Uniforms
EVERYONE: Please make sure that uniforms are properly stored on hangers when not in use.
JH Girls: Blouses can be washed in cold water (gentle cycle) and then dried in a drier with no heat.
JH Boys: Vests can be washed in cold water (gentle cycle) and then dried in a drier with no heat. Ties should never be untied. If the neck strap is too long, it can be taped or pinned underneath the collar.
HS Boys: Tuxedo parts are dry-clean only. Tux shirts are machine washable.
HS Girls: Dresses should be washed INSIDE OUT in cold water in the gentle cycle. DO NOT PUT DRESSES IN A DRYER. Dresses should be laid flat or on a drying rack to dry. Never dry clean these choir dresses.