HS: Vocal Music

WELCOME TO THE CHORAL MUSIC DEPARTMENT WEB PAGE

CHORAL GROUPS

CHORUS – Any student in grades nine through 12 may join chorus and are eligible to audition for Schuylkill County Chorus, District Chorus, Regional Chorus and State Chorus. Rehearsals are during the 9th period and attendance at the Christmas and Spring Concerts is mandatory. A monthly calendar is given to each student that will list all rehearsals.

CHORALE – Participation in chorus is a prerequisite. Chorale is a smaller more advanced group and a student must audition. Chorale sings in the Christmas and Spring programs.

ENSEMBLE – Participation in chorus is a prerequisite and each student is selected by audition. Ensemble sings for the Christmas and Springs concerts and for school and community programs. Ensemble rehearses every Monday after school from 3:00 to 4:00.

HANDBELL CHOIR

Blue Mountain High School is the only high school in Schuylkill County that has a Handbell Choir. This group is limited to eleven students and music reading ability is the only prerequisite. They perform at the Christmas and Spring concerts and attend the local handbell festival every three years. The handbell choir rehearses Monday after school from 4:00 to 5:00.

CHRISTMAS CHORAL CONCERT

DECEMBER 3, 2009

8:00 P.M.

JAMES A. ROMBERGER AUDITORIUM