ILMEA Help Sessions at VanderCook College of Music

Each year, VanderCook offers two audition clinics for those auditioning for ILMEA.  Students have attended these workshops in the past and found them VERY beneficial.  The best part is that they’re FREE!  Go to the website below to find out more!  Registration deadline for the first one is September 11th.

http://www.vandercook.edu/events/2015-ilmea-high-school-audition-master-classes/

    New Gift Card Order

    You may use the same gift card order form attached below.  Orders are due Monday, August 31st by 1:30 p.m.  Gift cards should be distributed September 4th.  NOTE:  KFC cards are no longer available.  NOTE:  Best Buy and Jiffy Lube have offer bonus profit percentage on this order.

    Evergreen Gift Card Order Form June

      Football Game Schedule

      The first football game is Friday, August 28th.  Game day schedule is as follows:

      5:45      Rehearsal – Cheers/Pregame

      6:40      To field

      6:45      Pregame

      7:00      Kickoff

      Class B Uniform (t-shirt and shorts), black no-show socks, Drillmasters (black shoes for guard)

      Your performance grade is based upon your preparedness (uniform, music, instrument, etc.), your punctuality, and your participation in all aspects of performance at the game.

       

        Instructional Videos for Multimeter Movement in Opener

        Watch the videos below to learn the movement for the opener set by set.

          Madrigal Auditions

          A sign-up sheet for time slots is now posted on the bulletin board in the choir room.  The audition will consist of:

          1. Singing “Deck the Hall” on your chosen voice part.  Printed music and rehearsal tracks are linked below.

          2.  Singing major and minor triads

          3.  Repeating pitch patterns played on the piano (“Simon Says”)

          If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Kazin.  Good luck!

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          Deck Alto

          Deck Bass

          Deck Tenor

          Deck Soprano

           

           

            Remind Instructions

            Remind is one of our primary vehicles for communication in the music department.  It allow us to text you with important updates without either of us disclosing personal information like phone numbers.  Get up-to-the-minute news sent right to your phone!  Follow the link below that corresponds to the organization(s) you’re involved in to stay informed.

            Color Guard Remind

            Concert Band Remind

            Jazz Ensemble Remind

            madrigal remind

            remind invite concert choir

              SCHEDULE ADDITIONS!

              Please note two schedule additions for marching season.  There are football games on Friday, August 28th and Friday, October 23rd.

                ILMEA Choral Practice Tracks

                This year’s practice tracks are now available!  Follow the link below.

                http://www.olchsmusic.org/ilmea-selections.html

                 

                  Music Booster Apparel

                  The order forms for Booster wear are linked below.  The first order will be placed on June 15th.  Orders with payment should be turned in to the high school before then.  Checks can be made payable to EPCHS Music Boosters for these orders.  The Booster polo is the preferred uniform for all parent volunteers, particularly during marching season.

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                    Marching Season Schedule

                    Here is a copy of the schedule that was sent home in the summer letter.  Look for it to be uploaded to the site’s calendar soon!

                    Schedule for 2015 Marching Season