Joyful Sound! Fall Concert
Thursday, November 19th
JS Fall Party
October 23, 2015
Watch for more details!
University of Texas Honor Choir
September 5, 2015
Cost: $40.00 for registration
(additional for transportation/1 night hotel)
This is an optional event for 9th-12th grade competitors.
American Ninja Warrior,
Tuesday, September 1
10:30 am 7th -12th grade “Show Choir” placement auditions (even if you have never danced before, you’ll have fun “testing” out our Show Choirs) dress in loose comfortable clothes – girls, please wear a leotard
11:00am Parent Information Meeting/Registration (you do not need to attend if you have already attended a Parent Information Meeting and registered your choir member)
12:30-1:30 7 th -12th grade lunch (bring your own)
12:30-1:30 K-6 th grade “Show Choir” placement auditions (even if you have never danced before, you’ll have fun “testing” out our Show Choirs) dress in loose comfortable clothes – girls, please wear a leotard
1:30-3:30 JS Choir Introductions, Placement & Auditions
4:00 “Let the Games Begin!”
6:30 “American Ninja Warrior” – Daniel Gil & Hamburger Cookout Follows (families are invited)
RSVP by 8/29
Join us for one of our three meetings on
Tuesday, August 18, at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 25, at 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 11:00 am
Northwoods Presbyterian Church 3320 Cypress Creek Parkway, Houston, TX 77068
Who? Prospective, New & Returning Members
What? A walk through of JS 2015-2016
Why? To have all of your questions answered regarding membership in Joyful Sound!
When Do You Rehearse?
Rehearsals are on Tuesdays
Each student’s schedule is based on their individual decision to participate in CHOIR, SHOW CHOIR, VOCAL ENSEMBLES, BALLET, RECORDER or GUITAR
10:00 Youth Ballet Class
11:00 Bravo (Advanced Show Choir, placement by director)
12:00 Ovation (Intermediate Show Choir, placement by dir.)
1:00 Aspire Vocal Ensemble (by invitation)
1:00 Children’s Ballet Class
1:45 Encore Children’s Show Choir—(placement by director)
2:00 Aspiring Women Vocal Ensemble (by invitation)
2:30 Men’s Select Vocal Ensemble (by invitation)
3:00-3:30 Men’s Select & Aspiring Women (On Your Own)
3:00-4:30 CHILDREN’S CHORUS (ages 6-11/12 (dir. discretion)
4:30 –6:30 YOUTH CHORALE (ages 11/-12– 19 (dir. Discretion)
4:30 Pizzazz- Children’s Show Choir (placement by director)
4:30 Class Guitar
5:15 Class Recorder
6:30 Jr. Staff Dinner & Meeting
*Competitors—Mrs. Spencer will schedule individual rehearsals for competitors from 10:00-12:00 and after Jr. Staff, as needed.
Choirs - all JS members sing in one of our two choirs Children’s Chorus: Tuesday, 3:00-4:30 ages 6-11 (or 12) Youth Chorale: Tuesday, 4:30-6:30 ages 12—19 Vocal Ensembles— grades 7-12 (participation is optional, based on your interest & director’s invitation)
Show Choirs (participation is optional based on your interest & director’s invitation) groups for all ages & experience levels, no previous dance experi-ence required Pizzazz Beginning Children’s Show Choir Encore Older Children’s Show Choir Ovation Intermediate Level Show Choir (7th -12th gr.) Bravo Advanced Level Show Choir (by invitation).
Ballet Classes (JS membership is NOT required to take ballet classes) Classical Ballet training for Children, Youth & Adults taught by Lauren Reitzammer (email her) of Magnify Dance (visit Magnify Dance on the web). Ballet students are invited to perform ballet numbers on JS concerts.
Recorder & Guitar Class (JS membership is NOT required) Have fun learning the fundamentals of music in a group while learning to sing & play the recorder and/or guitar. You’ll be ready to perform by Christmas.
Teacher: Doby Johns
Register on our OPPORTUNITIES page!
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