7-12 Vocal Department

 

Chase County Schools Choir Schedule for 2015-2016

 

AUGUST               ------------------    The Fun Begins!

     Thurs, Aug 13 ------------------     9th St. Singers perform at Fair (1:00 pm--prior to Talent Show)

      

SEPTEMBER

 Monday, Sept.7  ------------------    Labor Day, no school

 Thursday, Sept 10 ----------------    Choral Leadership Day at North Platte (selected students)                                                                                                                                                       

 Monday,   Sept. 14 --------------     Deadline for All-State Chorus Applications (HS)

 

   

OCTOBER

    Fri-Sat, Oct.9-10  -----------------    All-State Chorus DIGITAL Auds Due--(grades 10-12 only)

    Mon-Tues--Oct 12-13 ------------   Night Parent-Teacher Meetings

    Fri-Mon, Oct. 16-19 --------------   Fall Break--No school--

** Thurs,  Oct 22      -----------------    7-12 Vocal Concert (required attendance)

  

      

NOVEMBER

     Saturday,  Nov. 7 ------------------  Old West Festival--Scottsbluff  (9TH ST SINGERS)

     Thur--Sat, Nov 12-14 ------------   Young Americans---here----Great opportunity for students

     Thur-Sat,  Nov. 19-21 ------------   Music Educators Conference and All-State Chorus in Lincoln

                                                        (state selected singers from Oct.10 deadline auditions)

    Thur-Fri, Nov. 26-27 --------------  Thanksgiving Break

 

 

DECEMBER

     Saturday, Dec. 5  ------------------  1:00 pm; JH OR HS Show Choir at Champion Country Christmas

**Tues, Dec. 8 ------------------------   7-12 Vocal Concert (required attendance)

    Friday, Dec. 18    -------------------  3:30 out---Christmas break begins

 

 

 JANUARY---2016

    Various Dates    --------------------   College Honor Choirs—auditions required (most auditions

                                                            have deadlines by mid-Nov;  most open to 9-12 grades.)

     Monday, Jan. 11 --------------------  Haxtun Honor Choir (HS--by audition in Nov.)

 **Sat., Jan 23      ----------------------  Sing Around Nebraska @ North Platte (JH audition in Oct)

     Mon, Jan 25 ------------------------   UNK Honor Choir

 

 

FEBRUARY

 **Tuesday, Febr. 2  ------------------ 9:00 AM SPVA JH Chorus and Band Clinic @ Imperial

 **Monday, Febr. 8  ------------------ NCDA Show Choir Festival—here;   JH and HS Show Choirs

     Friday, Febr. 19 --------------------  Winter Break

     Sunday,  Febr. 14 ------------------- ???? 9th St. Singers @ Crossroads Wesleyan Church Valentine Banquet

     Friday, Febr 19 ---------------------  No school--winter break

 **Mon-Tues-Thurs Febr 22-25----TBA depending on B-BB --7-12 Vocal Concert, 7:30 pm. (required attendance)

     Saturday, Febr 27 ---------------   9th St. Singers @ GISH in Grand Island

                

 

MARCH

     Tuesday, March 1 --------------     9th St. Singers @ Harvard Schools Festival held in Hastings Auditorium

     Sunday, March 20 ------------------ District Contest Entries Due Online

     Mon,    March 21 ------------------- Public “sing thru” for SPVA Contest---5:45 pm--till completed

     Tues,  March 22  ------------------  SPVA CONTESTat NP St. Pats  (HS solos/ensembles/show choir only)

     Fri-Mon, March 25-28 ------------  Easter Break

   

APRIL

  **Saturday, April 9 ----------------    JUNIOR HIGH CONTESTat Arapahoe (JH required attendance)

     Thursday, April 21 --------------   DISTRICT MUSIC CONTEST @ McCook (HS required attendance)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

 

MAY

**Tuesday, May 10 ----------------    7:30 pm  7-12 Vocal Concert (required attendance)

    Friday,   May 13  -----------------  Show Choir EOY Finale                       

    Saturday, May 14  ----------------    Graduation (9th St. Singers will perform)

    Friday, May 20 --------------------    Last Day of School

    Thur-Mon, May 26-30 ------------   9th St. Singers to Branson

 

 

JUNE

     Several dates for music camps--chorus and show choir.

**Junior High Students involved.

   Concerts are required attendance.(Adjust work schedule, shopping, Dr. & Dentist Appts. accordingly.  Absences

   will require either partial make up or grade of 0)

   Questions?  Call Mr. Hayes @ 882-4304, ext. 152.   Also cell--308-882-1516.