Choir/Strings/VJ/Musical Updates for Oct. 26-30

Choir/Strings/VJ/Musical Updates for Oct. 26-30

Hello everyone,
Thanks to everyone for hanging in for those early morning rehearsals with a few very cold mornings! Don’t forget to bundle up and stay warm. We had some very good music making happen across all our music classes this week, and I am so proud of all of the hard work you have put in so far! Keep it up and stay organized and we will be in great shape for upcoming recordings and “performances”.
Thank you to my Vocal Jazz group for a fun and very successful first recording session on Friday – you looked sharp and sounded outstanding! Keep this up and we will have an incredible group this year! #PROUDTEACHERMOMENT My thanks go to Mr. Gray for filming for us – you are a rockstar!

 

REMINDER OF A LOT OF SCHEDULE CHANGES FOR THIS WEEK ONLY!

 

  • VOCAL JAZZ EARLY MORNING MONDAY IS CANCELLED, BUT LUNCH SECTIONALS TUES/WED WILL BE BE HAPPENING INSTEAD!
  •  ALL EARLY MORNING CHOIR REHEARSALS ARE CANCELLED THIS WEEK ONLY. This is to allow us time to rehearse and record together AFTER SCHOOL TUES AND WED (SEE BELOW), and give you some recovery sleep in the mornings…so VALUE YOUR SLEEP INS this week:)
  • ALL CHOIR STUDENTS (SENIOR AND JUNIOR) ARE REHEARSING DOUBLE TROUBLE AFTER SCHOOL 3:00-4:00 ON TUESDAY IN THE THEATRE. No uniforms required for this rehearsal, we are just going to be assigned a spot to stand for the recording and we will rehearse wearing your SINGING MASK. PLEASE COME AS MEMORIZED AS POSSIBLE.
  • ALL CHOIR STUDENTS (SENIOR AND JUNIOR) ARE REHEARSING AFTER SCHOOL 3:00-4:00 ON WEDNESDAY IN FULL UNIFORM OF ALL BLACK with BLUE TIE OR SCARF (If you do not have one I will lend you one for the recording) – no jeans or leggings. Please look sharp, you may wear a black skirt or dress if worn with black tights. Please no spaghetti straps or low cut tops. WE WILL RECORD “DOUBLE TROUBLE” IN THE THEATRE. 
  • STRINGS ENSEMBLE records on Thursday morning 7:30-8:30AM in FULL UNIFORM OF ALL BLACK DRESS CLOTHES – no jeans or leggings. Please look sharp, you may wear a black skirt or dress if worn with black tights. Please no spaghetti straps or low cut tops.
  • SENIOR CHOIR we will be recording “UBI CARITAS” in the THEATRE 12:45-1:30 for our Remembrance Day Virtual Assembly. YOU MUST BRING YOUR UNIFORM OF ALL BLACK DRESS CLOTHES with your BLUE TIE OR SCARF – If you have not gotten one, I will lend one to you for the recording.
  • OTHER Remembrance Day RECORDINGS THIS WEEK: BLUE BAND IS CANCELLED ON MONDAY MORNING and  FRIDAY BLUE BAND RECORDING SESSION IN THE GYM: 7:30am – 9:00am for REMEMBRANCE DAY – See Davis’ post for details!

 

Here is the schedule for the week:

 

Monday, October 26:

7:30-8:30AM VOCAL JAZZ, CANCELLED, but LUNCH SECTIONALS INSTEAD:)
3:00-4:30PM MUSICAL THEATRE, in the THEATRE. Finishing music for Just One Day and doing some review dancing with Kanika. Nadia and Grace photoshoot with Ms. Leahy, bring you costumes please, basic hair and makeup done as well please! PLEASE JOIN our Google classroom for specifics!!

Tuesday, October 27:

7:30-8:30AM SENIOR CHOIR, *MORNING REHEARSAL CANCELLED BUT YOU WILL COME AFTER SCHOOL INSTEAD*
11:30-12:15 VOCAL JAZZ Sectional for Sopranos and Altos in the Band Room

3:00-4:00PM MASS CHOIR REHEARSAL, with SENIOR AND JUNIOR CHOIR in the Theatre with Piano and Drums. We will be rehearsing “Double Trouble” to prepare for your PERFORMANCE RECORDING on WEDNESDAY.

 

Wednesday, October 28:

7:30-8:30AM JUNIOR CHOIR,*MORNING REHEARSAL CANCELLED BUT YOU WILL COME AFTER SCHOOL INSTEAD*
11:30-12:15 VOCAL JAZZ Sectional for Tenors and Basses in the Band Room

3:00-4:00PM MASS CHOIR RECORDING DAY,with SENIOR AND JUNIOR CHOIR in the Theatre with Piano and Drums. We will be recording “Double Trouble” so please bring your Uniform of ALL BLACK DRESS CLOTHES and BLUE TIE OR SCARF ( I can lend you one of you do not have one). No jeans or leggings. Please look sharp, you may wear a black skirt or dress if worn with black tights. Please no spaghetti straps or low cut tops.

 

Thursday, October 29:

7:30-8:30 AM STRINGS, RECORDING DAY for “THIS IS HALLOWEEN”. PLEASE ARRIVE IN FULL UNIFORM OF ALL BLACK DRESS CLOTHES – no jeans or leggings. Please look sharp, you may wear a black skirt or dress if worn with black tights. Please no spaghetti straps or low cut tops.

11:30-12:15- CREW MEETING WITH THOSE I HAVE EMAILED
3:00-4:30PM MUSICAL THEATRE, We will be moving on to some new music and scene work. Stay tuned on GOOGLE CLASSROOM for DETAILS.

 

Friday, October 30:

VOCAL JAZZ, CANCELLED DUE TO RECORDING WITH SENIOR CHOIR FOR Remembrance Day
SENIOR CHOIR RECORDING UBI CARITAS from 12:45-1:30PM in the THEATRE in FULL UNIFORM OF ALL BLACK DRESS CLOTHES with BLUE TIE OR SCARF. You will also be given a Poppy to wear. PLEASE DO YOUR ABSOLUTE BEST TO BE HERE FOR THIS, we NEED you for this to make it work for our school community.

I hope you all have a good week! If you are not feeling great, stay home. If you aren’t sure what is happening in your classes, ask for help, myself and Mr. Davis are happy to help you any time! ENJOY your mornings off this week, BUT ensure you come PREPARED for ALL Recording days and rehearsals we DO have. That means scheduling yourself reminders of when and where to be this week and ensuring that you have ALL YOUR MUSIC AND UNIFORMS organized and CLEAN.
Thank you for your hard work and dedication to our program and our school! I am truly blown away with what you have accomplished so far and I am SO PROUD to be your teacher. Let’s have a great week! HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
Ms. Kerr
Ms. Kerr