Booster Club Fundraiser @ Buffalo Wild Wings

On Friday, March 31 Buffalo Wild Wings will be donating 20% of pre-tax food sales to the booster club to help raise money for senior scholarships. Show the attached flyer and share this with all of your family and friends!

When: Friday, March 31 ALL DAY!
Where: Buffalo Wild Wings, Portofino Shopping Center, 19075 I-45 #100, Shenandoah, TX 77385

Choir Happenings: 3/20-3/31

Baylor University Men’s Choir Concert:
All choir guys are invited to attend and must turn in the permission form by
Friday, March 24. Forms will not be accepted after this date. The concert is
Friday, March 31 at Conroe HS during the school day. Information was sent home and can be found on the choir website in a previous post.

Tenor Bass UIL Rehearsals:
Wednesday, March 29   3:00-4:30   Mandatory last rehearsal before Pre-UIL
Monday, April 3               3:00-4:30   Mandatory with guest clinician Dr. Horton
Monday, April 10             3:00-4:30   Mandatory
Monday, April 17             3:00-4:30   Mandatory last rehearsal before UIL

Please contact Mr. Smith if you are in need of a ride home from a rehearsal! Information was sent home at the end of February so everyone was aware and could make arrangements to attend.

Pop Show Auditions:
Sign up sheets for pop show solos/groups has been posted on the bulletin board in the choir room. Auditions are Monday, March 27 and Tuesday, March 28 after school. Students auditioning need to sign up in one of the time blocks with their audition song listed. To audition you must be academically eligible, performance ready, and have a CD or flash drive of the track to give to the directors. PHONES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED AS A MEANS OF PLAYING YOUR KARAOKE TRACK. If you need assistance obtaining a track, please contact your choir director BEFORE THE DAY OF YOUR AUDITION.

Pre-UIL Concert:
Thursday, March 30 at 7:00PM is the choir pre-uil concert. All choirs will be performing in preparation for the upcoming UIL Concert and Sight Reading Assessment in mid-April. This is a REQUIRED performance for all students and is a MAJOR GRADE. Please read the timeline and make sure your student is aware of everything pertaining to the concert.

(Set up stage after school)
4:30 Men’s choir on stage/find seats
4:50 Varsity UIL Men’s Choir on stage (guys change into tuxedos after rehearsal)
5:10 Chamber Choir on stage/find seats (chamber guys change after rehearsal)
5:30 A Cappella Women on stage/find seats
5:50 Chorale on stage/find seats
6:10 Cantabile on stage/find seats
6:30 Doors open for audience members
7:00 Concert begins
8:00 Concert is concluded/Tear down stage

Students are called 10 minutes before their rehearsal time for check in. Formal concert attire will be worn. Please have the appropriate foot wear for the evening.

Weekly/Monthly Updates March 2017

We are leaving for Disney World this afternoon! We hope that the students and families have a wonderful spring break. Please make safe and smart decisions!

After spring break, we have 4 rehearsals before the Pre-UIL concert. Please be ready for rehearsals and sight-reading when we come back from break.

Upcoming Dates

Varsity Men’s Rehearsal – Monday after school & Red Day Eagles Nest

Monday, March 27 and Tuesday, March 28 – Pop Show Solo, Duet, and Small Group Auditions after school (sign-ups will be posted week after spring break)

Thursday, March 30 – Pre-UIL Concert @ ORHS (Call times will be announced in class)

Wednesday, April 19 through Friday, April 21 – UIL Concert and Sight Reading Evaluation @ The Centrum (specific times will be announced on a later date)

May 1-5 – Pop Show Rehearsals After School

May 8-12 – Pop Show Rehearsals ON STAGE

Men’s Choir Information

Please read the below information about rehearsals for UIL Tenor Bass participants and a field trip for all guys in choir. Information was recently given out to choir members.

Rehearsal Change:
Monday, March 27 rehearsal has been moved to Wednesday, March 30 due to Pop Show auditions.

April 3rd UIL Clinic:
Dr. Horton, Fine Arts Coordinator, will be working with the men participating in UIL on Monday, April 3 after school. This is a mandatory rehearsal required for those attending UIL Concert and Sight Reading. Please make arrangements NOW for a way home after rehearsal is over at 4:30.

April 10/17:
The last two after school rehearsals for Tenor Bass UIL participants. These are mandatory for all involved. Please make arrangements NOW for a way home after rehearsal is over at 4:30.

Baylor Men’s Choir Field Trip:
The Baylor University Men’s Choir will performing on Friday, March 31st at Conroe HS. All men in the choir program are invited to attend. Please return the pink permission form by Friday, March 24. No forms will be accepted after this date. Students must be academically eligible to attend the concert. Information for the event was handed out with the form. You can print one out by clicking on the link below.