Panther Choir Newsletter | 10.25.19
Tonight. One District. Two Teams. Three Big Events. Taco truck and tailgating at the GHS parking lot. Panther Chorale and GHS A Cappella singing the National Anthem. AND, Thomas Rinn at a high school football game. You won't want to miss out on this. We hope to see you all before the game. Please take a moment to read through this week's newsletter and prepare for all of the upcoming events and activities!
- Grapevine - Colleyville Game -
Friday, October 25 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Grapevine High School
All Chorale singers should arrive by 5:30 to the Grapevine HS Choir room to rehearse the national anthem. You may arrive early for the tailgate or you may choose to eat after the rehearsal. We will walk over to the stadium together around 6:30 to prepare for the national anthem at the game. Please wear your black choir shirt and jeans, but also be prepared for the cold, wet weather we will likely face this evening.
- Region & Honor Choir Audition -
Saturday, October 26 | 7:30 am - 12:00 pm | L.D. Bell High School
Region and Honor Choir auditions are next Saturday! Cuts will be released for the Honor Choir Audition on Wednesday, and we will have a sectional to look at the specific portions of the music students will be auditioning on that weekend. Please take a few moments to read through the student instructions supplied by the Region 31 officers to help you prepare and plan for this day. We will be supplying travel by bus for both the morning honor choir audition and the afternoon region choir audition.
- Region & Honor Choir Clinic & Performance -
Saturday, November 8-9 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Grapevine UMC
Following this weekend's audition, students will be named to the Region 31 Mixed Choir, Treble Choir, and Honor Choir. Each of these ensembles will engage in a clinic and performance weekend with a wonderful conductor and other students from around our region. This will be a fabulous learning opportunity and wonderful
- GCISD United in Song -
Tuesday, November 12 | 7:00 pm | White's Chapel UMC
On Tuesday, November 12 we will be performing our annual GCISD collaboration concert featuring CHHS Panther Chorale and GHS A Cappella choir, the GCISD middle school choirs as well as Bransford and O.C. Taylor Elementaries! It will be a wonderful evening full of collaborative and individual performances from each of these ensembles. We hope you will join us for this exciting evening!
- Bella Notte Dinner & Silent Auction -
Prior to our Winter Concert, we host a wonderful italian dinner and silent auction. We rely on our students and parents to support us through gathering donations for this auction, whether personal or solicited through businesses. If you are willing and able to help us by gathering a donation for this auction, please see the letter below to help provide information about our event and the fundraiser. We are also in immediate need of volunteers to help organize the silent auction. Please consider volunteering and reach out to our Booster president, Alisa Hancock at firstname.lastname@example.org for information or willingness to participate. Thank you for helping us make our program as successful as it can be.
- Butterbraid Pickup -
Please mark your calendars for Butterbraid pickup on Thursday, November 7th beginning during 8th period. These items come to us frozen and need to remain that way until prepared for baking. We ask that you clear freezer space at home or make plans for immediate delivery. If not properly stored, the Butterbraid will expand and rise as it thaws and will ultimately burst through its package. Please help us by preparing for this day!
- Panther Choir Booster Club -
We are in need of volunteers throughout the year, and we rely on our parent support to provide wonderful experiences and opportunities for our students. If you would please take a moment to read through the following events at the link below and consider participating as a volunteer it would be of wonderful help to our choir leadership and students. Thank you!
- Upcoming Events -
October 25 | Grapevine - Colleyville Rivalry Game
*Chorale will sing the national anthem at the football game
October 26 | Region & Honor Choir Auditions
October 28 | Chamber Rehearsal
November 4 | Student Holiday
November 7 | Butterbraid Pick-Up
November 8 | Region Choir Rehearsal
November 9 | Region & Honor Choir Clinic and Concert
November 12 | GCISD United in Song
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