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May 26, Sat – Graduation. Chamber Choir and Women’s Choir will sing Alma Mater and The Road Home. This is by far our largest audience of the year – and an important event. Please be present to sing one last time with our seniors and honor all graduates and their families. Transportation provided – please be at the school NO LATER than 12:20 p.m. Bus departs at 12:45 p.m. Performance attire: dress nicely (Sunday best) LADIES: shoulders covered, if wearing a dress, watch dress length. MEN: Polo or button up shirt. ALL: No jeans, no t-shirts. If wearing pants, prefer dress pants. Graduation begins at 3:00 p.m. and lasts about an hour and a half. If you plan to leave with family after graduation – I need communication from the parent BEFORE May 26th.
2018 – 2019 EVENTS
August 25, Sat – Possible NYC Trip Car Wash – Whoever works the event will split donations!
September 13, Thu – Fall Choral Concert. Choir members arrive in choir room at 6:30 p.m. – in uniform, ready to sing. 7:00 p.m. Concert in auditorium.
October 18 – 20, Thu-Sat – Mid-State/Freshman Honors Auditions.
November ?? – Veteran’s Day Concert. 6:30 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Students report to the choir room at 6:00 p.m., in uniform and ready to sing.
November 12 & 13, Mon-Tue – MTVA Mid-State and Freshman Honors Festival. Location and schedule TBA
December 10, Mon – Christmas Choral Concert, 7:00 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Tickets are $5. Choir members arrive in choir room at 6:30 p.m. – in uniform, ready to sing.
February 12, Tue – Choral Festival Concert, 7:00 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Choir members arrive in choir room at 6:30 p.m. – in uniform, ready to sing.
February 19 – 22, Tue-Fri – MTVA Choral Festival at First United Methodist Church in Murfreesboro. We will be participating on Tuesday or Wednesday. More info TBA.
Wilson County All-Sing – TBA
April 10 – 13, Wed-Sat – TMEA All-State Music Festival
April 16, Tue – WCHS Evening With The Arts, 6:30 p.m. in Grand Hallway and 7:00 p.m. in Auditorium. More info TBA.
TBA Late April – ACDA State Choral Festival
April 23, Tue – Spring Choral Concert and Farewell to Seniors, 7:00 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Choir members arrive in choir room at 6:30 p.m. – in uniform, ready to sing.
April 25-29, Thu – Mon – Chamber Choir NYC Carnegie Eric Whitacre Trip!!
August 3, Thu – Kick-Off Parent/Student Meeting. 7:00 p.m. In the choir room.
August 21, Mon – (class does meet today) Final day to turn in unsold smart cards and entertainment books and all collected money.
August 23, Wed – Snap-Raise Fundraiser kick-off! We want this to be a tremendous success so we can get REAL Choir Posture Chairs!!!
August 26, Sat – Chamber Choir Performance at Embassy Suites, Murfreesboro. Middle TN Electric Association invited Chamber Choir to perform for their annual meeting. T-Shirt, jeans/khakis – no holes, comfortable shoes – NO FLIP FLOPS. Board bus at 7:20 a.m. finished around 10:00 a.m. and return back to school.
September 7 – MTVA Mid-State/Freshman Honors Audition Registration Deadline.
September 19, Tuesday – Fall Choral Concert. Choir members arrive in choir room at 6:30 p.m. – in uniform, ready to sing. 7:00 p.m. Concert in auditorium.
October 19-21, Thu-Sat – Mid-State/Freshman Honors Auditions.
October 23, Monday – 3:45 p.m. WCHS Memorial Garden Ceremony. Chamber Choir sings Amazing Grace at beginning of ceremony. Stay for ceremony if you can. If you must leave after we are finished singing, DO NOT TALK as you leave the area and be respectful of the continuing ceremony.
November 9, Thu – Veteran’s Day Concert. 7:00 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Students report to the choir room at 6:30 p.m., in uniform and ready to sing.
November 10, Fri – Veteran’s Day Performance at Manheim Auto Auction – Chamber Choir ONLY. We will take a bus in the morning (time TBA) to Manheim, perform for their ceremony, then return to WCHS.
November 10, Fri – Chamber Choir will sing National Anthem for WCHS Veteran’s Day Ceremony in the gym. Same performance clothes as the morning. The WCHS Ceremony will be in the afternoon.
November 13 & 14, Mon-Tue – MTVA Mid-State and Freshman Honor Choir Festival (select students)
December 11, Mon – WCHS Choral Program Benefit Concert, 7:00 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Tickets are $5.
December 15, Friday – Perform for Manheim Nashville Christmas Luncheon. Leave at 11:15 and return at 1:30. Bus transportation provided. Jeans (no holes) and black choir t-shirts.
January 27, Sat – All-State 2nd Tier Audition (select students)
February 8 , Thu – WCHS Choral Concert, 7:00 p.m., WCHS Auditorium. Choir members arrive at 6:30 p.m., in uniform, ready to sing.
February 13, Tue – Freshman Night! I need leadership members and volunteers to assist with our choir table in the cafeteria. Be here at 6:45 to help set-up – finished at 8:00 p.m. This is SO MUCH more effective when YOU are greeting and inviting them to join choir!!
March 1, Thu – MTVA Choral Adjudication Festival. Arrive at school in uniform, bring a change of clothes for our return to school. Board bus and depart at 8:30 a.m. for United Methodist Church in Murfreesboro, perform, stop for a quick fast food lunch (bring money or your own lunch) and return to WCHS by 1:30 p.m. Mandatory participation for Women’s Chorale and Chamber Choir.
March 6, Tue – Wilson County All-Sing at Lebanon HS. Arrive at LHS at 5:00 p.m. in uniform, ready to rehearse. If you want to bring a snack with you, there will be a short break between rehearsal and concert. Concert will be at 7:00 p.m. – is a ticketed event.
March 19, Mon – Maryville College will visit our choir classes! They will perform for us and we can sing a song for them as well. 4th period and beginning of 5th. Should be fun!
March 26, Mon – Chamber Choir only – mandatory performance for the Tennessee House of Representatives! We are singing The Star-Spangled Banner plus one more piece. Concert uniform – don’t forget to bring it to school! Board bus out in front of school as soon as it arrives (between 3:00 and 3:15). We will open session at 5:00 p.m. When finished with our performance and visit, we will walk over to Chick Fil-A or nearby fast food for dinner (bring money) then return to WCHS.
April 10, Tue – WCHS Evening with the Arts. Ticketed event. Choir members need to be in choir room at 6:30 p.m. Chamber Choir will perform in grand hallway before concert – Walk Together, Children and The Road Home. Aca-Flockas and Chamber men will perform within the show.
April 13, Fri – Chamber Choir Nashville Sounds Field Trip fee due today!
April 24, Tuesday – WCHS Choir Awards and Farewell to Seniors Concert, 7:00 p.m. WCHS Auditorium. Be in the choir room at 6:30 p.m. in uniform, ready to sing!
May 7, Mon – Chamber Choir performs The National Anthem for Nashville Sounds game at First Tennessee Park. Board bus and depart WCHS at 10:00 a.m. (Must wear t-shirt made for event or black choir shirt with jeans – can wear sandals), sound check, perform and stay for game. We will depart First Tennessee Park as soon as bus arrives, between 4:00 and 4:30 p.m. Bring sunscreen, if necessary, and money for concessions if you want something to eat while at the park. See Nashville Sounds website for concessions info.