Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Heartland THIS Saturday!

Heartland Music Festival is the THIS Saturday (April 22)!  Illuminati & Bella Voce students will be performing at HIGHLAND HILLS BAPTIST CHURCH (7900 Devore Drive, OKC, OK 73162) Family members and friends are welcome to listen to the choirs perform…and to cheer loudly.  There is no cost to come and listen. 

Illuminati : Arrive at 9:45am and locate Mrs. Matlick and Mrs. Cavett.  They will check you in, line you up and get your voices ready to sing.  Your official warm-up time with the festival is 10:20am. You will perform at 10:40am-11:00am.  Remember to wear your COHC t-shirt, blue jeans, shoes.  You will tuck in your shirt for the performance! 

Bella Voce:  Arrive at 10:45am and locate Mrs. Lopez and Mrs. Russell.  They will check you in, line you up and get your voices ready to sing.  Your official warm-up time with the festival is 11:00am. You will perform at 11:20am-11:40am.  Remember to wear your COHC t-shirt, blue jeans, shoes.  You will tuck in your shirt for the performance! 

Students going to Frontier City will ride the school bus from Highland Hills Baptist Church to Frontier City.  The Heartland Music Festival hosts an awards ceremony at 5:30pm.  Students can be picked up from Frontier City main entrance at 6:00pm or as soon as the the awards ceremony is completed. Students being picked up by someone other than their parent need a note from that parent sent to: Elizabeth Lopez (admin@centralokhomeschoolchoirs.com).  If students are wanting to stay beyond 6pm, a note will need to be emailed to Elizabeth Lopez.  The COHC will not be responsible for students staying after the awards ceremony. 

Spring Preview Days are April 25-26.  Invite prospective COHC students to your rehearsal and introduce them to your friends and choral director.  

OK ARTS Festival: Saturday, April 29th our Music Experience & Principio Students will be performing at the OK Arts Festival located in Bicentennial Park in front of the OKC Civic Center and Music Hall.  Students are to arrive at 2:15pm and locate their Choral Director.  Students should wear their COHC T-shirt, jeans, and shoes.  Students will tuck in their shirts for the performance. The performance is from 3:00pm - 3:20pm. 

May 3-4: Last days of regularly scheduled rehearsals in OKC, Norman, and Edmond. Students will be asked to turn in all COHC music issued throughout the year.  Any music not returned will result in a $2 fine per piece not returned. 

May 9:  CONCERT DAY!  All events listed below will take place at First Baptist Church, Edmond. (1300 East 33rd Street, Edmond, OK 73013)  

Staging Rehearsal Schedule
Students are asked to wear their COHC t-shirt for the staging rehearsal.  Photos will be taken. 
11:00am-12:30pm    Music Experience & Principio Students (meet in the Worship Center)
1:00pm - 3:00pm     Illuminati & Bella Voce students (meet in the Worship Center)   

Concert Schedule
Students are asked to wear their COHC performance uniform
6:00pm   Music Experience & Principio Students Warm-Up (in the Choir Room)
6:30pm   Music Experience & Principio Concert (in the Worship Center)
7:00pm  Illuminati & Bella Voce Students Warm-Up (in the Choir Room)

7:30pm  Illuminati & Bella Voce Concert (in the Worship Center)