Choir

Choir Information Chugiak High/Eagle River High 2017-2018

Attire for WINTER and SPRING CONCERTS

   Men                      http://www.stageaccents.com/tuxedos/premier-tux-ensemble-290.html

   Women (CHS)       http://www.stageaccents.com/women-s/formal-dresses/windmere.html

   Women (ERHS)     http://www.stageaccents.com/women-s/formal-dresses/wisteria.html

 

Tickets

   Tickets to shows are $5 to students presale (5 days before each show) and $7 at the door.

   Tickets will be sold 5 days before the show during lunch at Chugiak, in the cafeteria.

   At Eagle River they will be sold in the FDCC office.

 

Participation

   Shows and dress rehearsals are mandatory  (affects a letter grade).

    All Shows and rehearsals will be at the Steve Primis Auditorium on the Chugiak High School      Campus

 

 Combined rehearsal at Chugiak High

Sept 21-7AM to 10:15AM

A bus will be provided to CHS for the ERHS students.

 

Fall Show Rehearsal

   Dress Rehearsal October 11 (Dress Rehearsal means costumes are required)

   10:30 AM to 4:30 PM (School Sponsored Activity)

   Eagle River will be bussed from ERHS to the Steve Primis Auditorium at 10:30 and bussed to ERHS from the Steve Primis Auditorium at 4:10 PM

 

Fall Show on October 12

   TWO SHOWS: 6 PM and 8PM

   Call for performers is 4:45

     

 

Alaska All State Music Festival

   Bartlett High School November 16-17 (Rehearsal) 7:30 AM to 8 PM Provide your own lunch.

   Layer your clothes. The rooms are very hot.

   Transportation is on your own.  Music is memorized.

   Auditions are due in Mr. Lange’s office the 2nd Friday of September.

   Audition requirements are located at http://asaa.org/activities/music/music-all-state-music-festival/

   FOR EVERY ASAAA EVENT, AN ELIGIBILITY FORM IS DUE 2 WEEKS BEFORE THE EVENT. For example, to go through the all state choir process, you will need to submit 2 eligibility forms. 1, the second week of September (for the audition) and 1 the week you are selected to all state. (3rd week of October)

If you are absent from class, have someone bring your forms and audition material to me.

 

Combined Rehearsal at CHS

 Nov 30-11AM to 1:45 PM

A bus will be provided to CHS for the ERHS students.

 

Winter Show Rehearsal

   December 13 (Dress Rehearsal means costumes are required)

   10:30 AM to 4:30 PM (School Sponsored Activity)

   Eagle River will be bussed from ERHS to the Steve Primis Auditorium at 10:30 and bussed to ERHS from the Steve Primis    Auditorium at 4:10 PM

 

Winter Concert on December 14

   TWO SHOWS: 6 PM and 8PM

   Call for performers is 4:45

   Costumes-Pajamas and Formal Attire. It takes 2 weeks to get the formal attire from New York. (Choir Pictures for the yearbook will be taken during these shows.)

 

Spring Musical Auditions

Dec 17 and 18

Choir Room CHS on the 17th

Choir Room ERHS on the 18th

Come prepared to sing a song from Camelot

 

 ASD Solo and Ensemble

   February 17

   Qualifier for State Solo and Ensemble May 12 and 13

   Eligibility due Jan 11, 2017

   Selection title, composer and original score and accompanist information due Jan 11, 2017

   ONE HAS TO HAVE AN ORIGINAL PIECE OF MUSIC TO GIVE TO THE JUDGE WITH MEASURES NUMBERED. COPIES WILL DISQUALIFY YOU. This is for ASD as well as state.

   Dress code is “DRESS UP”!!!!

   If you are in Ensemble, all must be eligible for state as well as ASD.

   Mr. Lange must OK your selection.

 

Musical

Rehearsals M-F 2:30-4:30 Starting Jan 9th

Performances Feb 22, 23, 24

Feb 10 and Feb 17th 10 AM to 1PM

Straight run 6 PM Feb 19, 20 and 21

 

Eagle River High School Fine Arts Caberet 

   April 6, 2017.

   6:30 PM in the Eagle River Cafetorium

 

 Combined rehearsal at CHS

April 10 6 PM to 8 PM choir room-Required

 

Large Group Festival (Required)

   April 18

   West High School Auditorium

   Call is 6:30 PM

   Formal attire

   Open to the public.

   We hear all of the choirs. This means you are at West high school from 6:45 PM until 9:00

 

Choral Festival-San Francisco (NOT REQUIRED)

   April 19-24

   We will have the total price by the 16th of September and finalized itinerary by Jan 17th.

   Half is due October 13th

   Half is due Feb 1st

   Checks are made to Chugiak High School Choir or Eagle River High School Choir.

   We have a “1 adult to 8 students” ratio for chaperones.

VERY IMPORTANT! Students are responsible for turning in their work to their teachers before we leave on the trip or turn it in the day after we return.

   

 Spring Show Rehearsal

   May 7th from 1:40 PM to 4:10 PM (School Sponsored Activity)

   Eagle River will be bussed from ERHS to the Steve Primis Auditorium at 1:40 PM and bussed to ERHS from the Steve Primis Auditorium at 4:10 PM.

 

Spring Show on Friday May 8th at 7 PM

   ONE SHOW ONLY

   Festival attire

 

 Class Expectation

   A SHARPENED PENCIL AND HOLDING YOUR OWN MUSIC DURING CLASS.

   YEP-HAVE THEM BOTH. EVERY DAY!