Friday, April 1, 2016

Combined Rehearsal, Ensemble Concert, and Festivals

All parents should have received an email with the detailed rehearsal schedule for tomorrow’s Combined Rehearsal and Ensemble Concert.  If you did not receive that email, contact me directly for the information. 

Everyone is invited to the ENSEMBLE CONCERT tomorrow at 1pm in the Worship Center at Baptist Temple.  Our students have worked diligently during rehearsals to prepare this special concert.  Three adjudicators will score each ensemble performance and the top 2 highest scoring ensembles will be invited to sing at the OK Arts Festival on April 21st and the Spring Concert on May 10th.  The Ensemble Concert program is listed below: 

“Hello Girls”                                              “Hotaru Koi”    
American Folk Song; arr Lloyd Pfautsch        Japanese Childrens Song

“Crawdad Hole”                                        "Cantate Hodie!”
by Mary Goetze by Mary Lynn Lightfoot

"Sing A Jubliant Song" “Shenandoah”  
by Dave and Jean Perry by Sara Glick and Judy Herrington

“What a Wonderful World” “Al Shlosha D'Varim"  
 George David Weiss and Bob Thiele by Allan E. Napoleon

“Vive L’amour”  “Yesterday”
arr. Frank B. Cookson arr Jay Arnold

All Illuminati and Bella Voce parents should have received an email with details for the HEARTLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL + FRONTIER CITY this morning.  If you did not receive that email, please contact me directly.  Payment for this Festival are due TODAY!  If you have not mailed your check, you need to contact our accountant, Laura Stoabs, to confirm a check is on it’s way.  $22 for Festival Only.  $52 for Festival + Frontier City.  Checks should be made out to Central Oklahoma Homeschool Choirs and mailed to : Central Oklahoma Homeschool Choirs, 2000 W. Danforth Road, Suite 130-204, Edmond, OK  73003. 

OK ARTS FESTIVAL on April 21st will feature all 4 COHC choirs + 2 ensemblesWe are scheduled to perform from 11am- 11:40am on the Colcord Stage in downtown OKC. Details regarding meeting time and location will be provided next week. Students should wear their COHC t-shirts, blue jeans, and comfortable shoes.  Shirts will be tucked in for the performances.  Music Experience & Principio will perform first followed by Illuminati and Bella Voce. Invite your friends and family to come and support our choirs!