7-12 Vocal Department

Chase County Schools Choir Schedule for 2014-2015

 

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

     Thurs, Aug 14 ------------------     9th St. Singers perform at Fair (1:00)

      Mon., Aug 25  -------------------    Meeting with parents of all music students

 

SEPTEMBER

 Monday, Sept.1  ------------------    Labor Day, no school                                                                                                                                                       

 Saturday,   Sept. 20 --------------     Deadline for All-State Chorus Applications (HS)

 

   

OCTOBER

    Fri-Sat, Oct.10-11  ---------------   All-State Chorus TAPED Auds Due--new format again (grades 10-12 only)

    Thurs, Oct 23      ------------------    Full Dress Rehearsal--Full run through

    Friday,    Oct 24   ------------------  Fall Break---Musical Spot Rehearsal--time will be scheduled during day

    Friday,    Oct. 24  ------------------  Musical Dress Rehearsal,   SORRY CAN’T HELP IT -THIS DATE OR NONE

    Saturday, Oct. 25 ------------------   1st Performance---  7:30 pm  ----- L’il Abner

    Sunday,   Oct. 26 ------------------   2nd Performance--  2:30 pm------L’il Abner

 

 

NOVEMBER

     Saturday,  Nov. 1 ------------------  Old West Festival--Scottsbluff  (9TH ST SINGERS)

     Wed-Fri,  Nov. 19-21 -----------   Music Educators Conference and All-State Chorus in Lincoln

                                                       (state selected singers from Oct.11 deadline auditions)

    Thur-Fri,  Nov. 27-28 -------------- Thanksgiving Break

 

 

DECEMBER

     Saturday, Dec. 6 ?????? ----------  1:00 pm; JH OR HS Show Choir at Champion Country Christmas

**Mon, Dec. 15  --------------------     7-12 Vocal Concert & 9-12 Instr, 6:30 pm  (required attendance)

    Friday, Dec. 19    --------------------  1:30 Christmas Break

 

 

 JANUARY---2014

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

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

    Monday, Jan. 12 --------------------  Haxtun Honor Choir (HS attendance--by audition in Nov.)

**Sat., Jan 24      ----------------------  Singing Youth Nebraska (JH audition in Oct) @ Imperial

     Mon, Jan 26 -----------------------   UNK Honor Choir

 

FEBRUARY

 **Tuesday, Febr. 3  ------------------ 9:00 AM SPVA JH Chorus and Band Clinic @ St. Pats

 **Monday, Febr. 9  ------------------ NCDA Show Choir Festival—here;   JH and HS Show Choirs

     Sunday,  Febr. 15 ------------------- 9th St. Singers @ Crossroads Wesleyan Church Valentine Banquet

     Saturday, Febr 28 ---------------   9th St. Singers @ GISH

**Mon-Tues-Thurs Febr 23-26---- TBA depending on B-BB --7-12 Vocal Concert, 7:30 pm. (required attendance)

                

MARCH

     Tuesday, March 10 --------------  9th St. Singers @ Harvard Schools Festival held in Hastings Auditorium

     Friday, March 13  ----------------    NO SCHOOL--spring break

     Friday, March 20 ------------------   District Contest Entries Due

     Mon, March 23 -------------------    Public “sing thru” for SPVA Contest   5:45ff

     Tues,  March 24  ------------------  SPVA CONTESTat Kimball (HS solos/ensembles/show choir only)

   

APRIL

**Saturday, April 11 ----------------   JUNIOR HIGH CONTESTat Cambridge (required attendance)

    Fri-Mon, April 3-6    -----------     Easter Break                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

    Thursday, April 23  --------------    DISTRICT MUSIC CONTEST @ McCook  (high school only)

 

MAY

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

    Friday,   May 15  -----------------  Show Choir EOY Finale                       

    Saturday, May 16  ----------------    Graduation (9th St. Singers will perform)

    Thurs, May 21 --------------------    Last Day of School

 

    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.