Saturday, August 26 8am-12pm
Perform for the Educators Open House at the Center for Civil and Human Rights
We’ll sing 15-25 minute sets at 9am, 10:30am, and noon, then do sing alongs and offer to teach guests the songs on the half hour times. It’s not necessary for your child to stay the entire time, but we’d love to have them if they can drop by!
Thursday, Sept 14 Virginia Highland Civic Association--at Inman MS in the evening. Call time (dressed, fed, & watered) at 6pm, perform at 6:45pm. Finished by 7:10ish.
Thursday, September 28 4-6pm:
Grady Cluster's Elementary Chorus Fall Friendship Festival at Grady High School
The main reason for the Fall Friendship Festival is for our elementary Chorus members to get to know some kids from our sister schools and see the ensembles they could participate in at Inman and Grady. Chorus members from Hope/Hill, Mary Lin, Morningside, and SPARK will meet to play games, learn some songs together. We’ll be hosted by the Grady HS and Inman MS Chorus members
Fri/Sat Oct 27-28 5th District Elementary Honor Chorus
Ms. Turgeon can register up to 5 singers to participate in this two day workshop and performance. Singers will rehearse with a regionally known Chorus clinician and perform with some of the best elementary singers in the Atlanta area! Let Ms. Turgeon know if your child is interested! Registration is $40, and you must transport your child (or arrange carpool) to the venue for the rehearsals and event.
Tuesday, December 19 time Grady Cluster Winter Chorus Concert
GCMC are expected to perform
Saturday, Dec 2 1pm-3pm Caroling for Virginia Highland's Tour of Homes
Our SPARK Chorus and AC are invited to go caroling during the Virginia Highland's Tour of Homes. We'll choose an hour or two to help spread some musical holiday cheer and sing some festive tunes for the guests! Please let me know your child's availability on that Saturday between 1pm-3pm!
AC & Chorus invited
Saturday, January 20 AC/Chorus/GCMC sing the National Anthem at Georgia State vs Georgia Southern basketball double header
Sunday, Jan 28 AC/Chorus sing the Canadian Anthem at the Gladiators
GCMC sing the US National Anthem
ALL Chorus, AC, and 4th and 5th Graders are invited to sing the English/French version of "O, Canada" at the Gladiators game! This is a fundraiser for the Chorus and AC, so the more fans we bring the more money we earn! Bring your friends (who know the song)!
GCMC singers (and other students by invitation) will perform the US National Anthem with students from MES, Mary Lin, and Hope-Hill.
AC, Chorus, and GCMC
ALL 4th and 5thgraders are invited
INTERESTED in Statewide Elementary Honor Chorus Fri/Sat, Feb. 23-24 in Athens During Winter Break--do not sign up if you cannot commit to attending!
Ms. Turgeon can register up to 5 singers to participate in this two day workshop and performance. Singers will rehearse with a nationally known Chorus clinician and perform with some of the best elementary singers in the state of Georgia! Let Ms. Turgeon know if your child is interested! Registration is $50, and you must transport your child (or arrange carpool) to Athens for the rehearsals and event.
Thursday, March 15 AC/Chorus invited to sing at the SPARK Fine Arts Night
Thursday, March 15 GCMC/AC by invitation singing pregame at an Atlanta Hawks Game
AC & Chorus are invited to sign up àAC may be cancelled if students participate in SEHC
LGPE March 14 at 10:40am
LGPE is our yearly Large Group Performance Evaluation. Advanced Chorus has participated in LGPE since 2013, and have generally earned Superior ratings in repertoire and sight-reading. Students will learn two very challenging choral works and demonstrate their sight-singing abilities. Extra rehearsals will be scheduled during Jan-March.
AC and Chorus expected (permission slip required)
March 9 5th 6pm Grade Basketball Challenge
Third, Fourth, and Fifth graders are invited to sing the US National Anthem before this exciting students vs teachers game!
All singers are welcome!
Saturday, April 28 Marching in the Inman Park Festival Parade This will be a showcase for the Grady Cluster Music Club, representing all of the Grady Cluster Elementary schools!
May TBD Chorus and AC's Spring Concert Movement TBD
In the SPARK Gym
All AC and Chorus are expected to perform
- 1st QTR: Music Flashcards Project Resources
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Important Dates for 2017-2018
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AC-SPARK Advanced Chorus meets on Friday afternoons until 4:30pm
Chorus-rehearses during the school day
GCMC-Grady Cluster Music Club (new this year!) Meets at Hope-Hill on Thursdays from 3:30-5:30pm