Music

Mrs. Beth Walls
bwalls@bishopmchugh.com


Summer Camp Registration is Now Open!
Please click the link below to find out more about our PreK and STREAM K-8 Summer Camps.
Registration is due by May 15.
http://bishopmchugh.com/summer_camp




Tickets and Program Ads are Now on Sale!
The order forms are on the school's website under the link for Band, Chorus, and Theatre.


Rehearsals - Tuesday, April 25th and Thursday, April 27th - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

The Cast will have their publicity picture taken during rehearsal on Thursday, April 27th.
They will be in full costume for this picture.


Cast Members and Stage Crew may bring a bottle of water and a snack to rehearsal.

The entire rehearsal and performance schedule is on the school's website
under the links for "Band, Chorus and Theatre" and "School Calendar".




 
Pre-K2, Pre-K3, Pre-K 4 Curriculum:
"First Steps in Music"
for Preschool and Beyond
by
John M. Feierabend


 
K to 8 Curriculum:
“Spotlight on Music”
Macmillan/McGraw-Hill



Music Classes - Week of 4/24/17

Essential Question: How can a song tell a story?
Liturgical Music: May Procession Hymns
  Pre-K-2 - Pitch and Movement Exploration and Steady Beat
Pre-K-3 - Voice Functions, Movement for Form and Expression and Steady Beat
Pre-K-4 - Voice Functions and Movement Exploration
Kindergarten - Form and Beat/Rhythm
Grade 1 - Rhythm, Tone Color, and Form
Grades 2, 3, and 4- Voice Functions and Dramatic Play: Tom Sawyer and Company
Grade 5 - Texture
Grade 6 -
PBL - Create and Produce an Opera
Grade 7 - STREAM Project - Marionettes
Grade 8 - PBL - Puppet Shows for Prayer Partners


 “Sing a Joyful Song”

Bishop McHugh Regional School Choirs

Permission Forms are due by Thursday, April 27th
for the Junior Choir and Senior Choir Spring Service Project -
A Concert for the Residents of Brookdale Senior Living Solutions
Wednesday, May 3rd, 10:30am to 11:00am, Spring Uniform
Pizza Lunch on return to school at 11:45am

Junior Choir for students in 3rd and 4th Grade.  Rehearsals take place on Thursdays at Recess.

Senior Choir for students in 5th through 8th Grade.  Rehearsals take place on Tuesdays at Recess.

Both Choirs will have the opportunity to lead the singing at school liturgical celebrations, go caroling at a Senior Living Facility for their Advent Service Project, perform at the Annual Christmas Program,
and participate in Community Outreach Special Events.

The Choir Registration Form can be found on the school's website
under the link for Band, Choir, and Theatre.

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 “Strike Up the Band”

Band Instrument Lessons on bells, clarinet, flute, drums, and trumpet
for students in 4th through 8th grade.  Lessons take place during the school day on Tuesdays and Wednesdays,
on a rotating half hour schedule, in a group lesson format. 

Band Lesson Registration Form can be found on the school's website
under the link for Band, Choir, and Theatre.


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 “Center Stage”

2017 Productions

Pre-K 4, Kindergarten, and First Grade Show
"The Little Red Hen"
February 2, 2017

Annual Spring Musical
"G2K - The Sound of Music"
Featuring Students in Grades 5 - 8
May 10, 2017 - Opening Night at 7:00pm
May 11, 2017 - Dinner Theatre at 6:00pm

Music Festival!!
Band Student Recital
and
2nd, 3rd, and 4th Grade Show
"Tom Sawyer and Company"
June 7, 2017 at 10:00am