State Recordings

This has been an incredible year for the PGHS choirs.  Four of our performing groups performed at the state festival and received superior ratings.  Below are recordings of those performances.  Enjoy!

Chamber Choir:

Exultate Deo

Jesus, I Adore Thee

Twa Tanbou

A Cappella Choir:

All That Hath Life and Breath Praise Ye the Lord

Lux Aeterna

Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel?

Adv. Women:

Salmo 150

Sing Me To Heaven

Koudjay

Men’s Choir:

Jubilate Deo

Stars I Shall Find

Soon-Ah Will Be Done

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Choir Tour 2014

The choirs recently returned from a successful tour to southern California.  Highlights of the trip include performances at Disneyland, workshops at UCLA and CSULB, and performances at the Music in the Parks festival.  The choirs performed well and were given the following awards:

1st place – Chamber Choir

1st place – Renaissance Choir

1st place – A Cappella Choir

1st place – Men’s Choir

1st place – Adv. Women’s Choir

2nd place – Women’s Choir

Best Overall Choir – Chamber Choir

Esprit de Corps Award

As part of the festival we received recorded comments from our adjudicators.   Comments are linked below:

A Cappella – Don Morris

A Cappella – Julie Ramsey

Adv. Women – Shelby Grimm

Adv. Women – Stan DeWitt

Chamber Choir – Don Morris

Chamber Choir – Julie Ramsey

Madrigals – Stan DeWitt

Madrigals – Shelby Grimm

Men’s – Shelby Grimm

Men’s – Stan DeWitt

Women’s – Shelby Grimm

Women’s – Stan DeWitt

We were also able to workshop with Dr. Adam Con from CSULB, Dr. Rebecca Lord from UCLA and renown composer Sydney Guillaume.  You can listen to each workshop below:

CSULB – Dr. Adam Con

Sydney Guillaume Workshop

UCLA – Dr. Rebecca Lord

 

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Festival Concert 2014

Here is a recording of the festival concert from March 19th.  If you were not in class when we completed the concert evaluation you can access the recording here.

Festival Concert 2014

You will also need to print and complete the evaluation form.

Choral Evaluation Form

Please return the form by Monday, March 24th.

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Choir Audition Results

Here are the results of the auditions.  Be sure to check all the lists.  If you have questions please feel free to come and talk with me.

Thanks,

Mr. Wilcock

A Cappella 2014-2015

Advanced Womens Choir 2014-2015

Men’s Choir 2014-2015

Women’s Choir 2014-2015

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Term 2 Skills Final

If you missed the final we took in class you can print and complete it at home.  Here are the instructions:

1.  Question 1 – draw and label the balance diagram as explained in class

2.  Question 2 -draw and label each basic vowel.  Be sure to include the shape and vowel sound

3.  Label each scale and identify each problematic syllable.

4.   Identify each interval and record you answer left to right.

Interval Recordings

Term 2 Final Exam

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Christmas Concert

Choral Evaluation Form

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Fall Concert

Here is the recording of the concert from October 16th.  If you did not have a chance in class to watch the recording and fill out the evaluation, you can print one by clicking here.  Be sure to fill it out and turn it in by Oct. 25th.

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