Tuesday, Jan 15, 22, 29-
4:00pm-Se florinda, Sebben Crudele
4:30pm- My Mother Bids, Heavenly Grass
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 23, 30
7:40am-Ave Verum, Sky above the Roof
4:00pm-Caro Mio Ben, Serenade
4:30pm- Se Tu M'ami, O Mistress
Thursday, Jan 17, 24, 31
7:40am- Beau Soir
4:00pm- Poor Wayfaring
Happy New Year!
We have several upcoming things this month, as listed on the right side.
Chorale Rehearsals are Mandatory, as we are preparing for UIL contest this semester.
Chicago payments are expected to be paid on time, and they will be critical the next couple of months since we will be reserving flights soon. If you will have late payments please contact a director asap. If you need another copy of the trip contract, please ask for one and we will get it to you.
Great American Catalogue Fundraiser will be starting this week and due back Jan. 22. This is another opportunity for your student to earn some Chicago money. This money can go towards the 5th payment, due February 18.
Christmas Concert is December 17! See your handout for your class' specific instructions. Bus will leave MHS at 5:55pm, Call at the church is 6:15pm. Chorale and Madrigals need to be there at 5:30pm for an orchestra run through. Freshman Treble need to be there at 5:45pm. If you ride the bus, please make arrangements for a ride home, as there is no return bus. House opens at 6:30pm, Concert is at 7pm.
Trip Payment #3 is due on Tuesday, December 18. Please turn these in no later than wednesday so we can make a timely deposit.
Have a Wonderful Christmas Break!! See you next year!
Congrats to All Region for a wonderful concert! See Mrs. Snow for your Patch.
November Chorale rehearsals will be Monday Nov. 5, 12, and 26. Attendance is REQUIRED. Please plan ahead. Women 6:30-8:00pm, Men 8:00-9:30pm
Pre Area- Only for All Region participants- Information will be handed out for the audition. Please be ready for your mock audition with Snow on Tuesday/Wednesday (nov. 6/7)
Poinsettias should be delivered the Week after Thanksgiving break. Please watch this website and your Remind texts to be ready for that delivery.
October holds many choir events. if you haven't already, sign up for the REMIND testing system to stay updated!!
Chorale Rehearsals will be 6:30-9:30 in the choir room October 1 and 29. These are MANDATORY!! Send Mr. Algate an email if you cannot make these rehearsals. It will effect your grade.
Chicago Trip- Deposits Due October 4- (*UPDATE*- we are still accepting deposits)
We still have seats available and we NEED CHAPERONES!! Talk to a director for more information
Fundraiser delivery- Please be prepared to pick up your refrigerated items from the century resources fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 11. We will receive the truck before 1:30pm. You are welcome to come by after then and pick up these items. Remember, we do not have a place to store them for you, so these need to be taken home at the end of the day.
FALL CONCERT- 7pm- October 15 in the MHS Auditorium. Please wear your choir
t-shirt and nice jeans with closed toe-shoes. If you have not yet paid your choir fee, you will not receive a t-shirt, and therefore cannot perform. Please take care of those fees asap.
We are so excited to have you in choir this year! Here's a couple of reminders for the beginning of school.
If you haven't signed up for the Remind texting, please do so asap (instructions are in the hand book or in the choir room). Click here for the Choir Hand Book.
The Handbook can be found online this year, so be sure you read through it and contact a director with any questions.
Please sign the contract and pay your $25 Choir fee by August 27.
All Region Auditions are Sept. 28, so please get started on your music soon!
We are looking forward to seeing you this week!
Lots of announcements this month!!
Tickets are on Sale NOW for High School Musical. Contact a director for purchase, cash or check only. Tickets are $10. You can also purchase from your student, or at the door.
Tickets are on sale now for the choir banquet, May 23 @ Spirit Ranch, 6:30pm. Tickets for banquet include dinner and a dance. There will be a brief student recognition ceremony as well. Tickets are $20 per person.
BRING BACK YOUR UNIFORMS- if you haven't, I have submitted your name and it has gone on record as a fine. When you bring it back we can cancel the fine.
here is the link to the video if you are interested in watching it. See a director if you want more information.
The Performance Dates for High School Musical have been set. All performances are in the Monterey High School Auditorium.
May 19 @ 7pm
May 20 @ 2pm
May 21 @ 7pm
Use this link to see the Rehearsal Schedule for LEADS and for the dress rehearsals. All Rehearsals will be in the choir room or the auditorium.
If you still have your concert attire, you have until Tuesday, April 10 to turn it into a director. If you miss the deadline, you will be expected to get it dry-cleaned at your expense. Bring them into the choir room, put on appropriate rack and check in with a director. Please label your uniform with your name.
Your Choir Directors
Jan. 14- Women 6:30pm, Men 8:00pm
Jan. 28-Women 6:30pm, Men 8:00pm
Jan. 11-12- Area Audition in Midland, Tx
Jan. 10-22- Great American Catalogue Fundraiser
Jan. 23- Chicago Payment #4 Due
Madrigals/Officer party 6:30pm