Meet the Choirs Concert Review


This past Tuesday night, the high school and middle school choirs combined for a concert in the auditorium. This concert is known as the “Meet the Choirs” concert and incorporates the Tenor/Bass Chorus, the Soprano/Alto Chorus, and the Select Singers from the high school as well as the middle school’s Chamber Chorus and Grade 8 Chorus. Mrs. Pekar and Mrs. Ventres conducted the choir and Mrs. Wyman preformed the piano accompaniment. Some of the highlights include the Tenor/Bass Chorus singing Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight with solos by Thomas Kelly and Mason Freer; the Soprano/Alto Chorus singing Fly Away Home; and the Select Singers singing Smile as well as Java Jive with solos by Ethan Hale, Mason Wells, Aidan Kerrigan, and Luisa Warlitz. They ended the concert with a song that included the middle school. This song is called Hands Are Knockin’ and includes lyrics in Arabic.

Congratulations to all the chorus’s on their incredible performance and be sure to stop by the next concert on December 20th. A full song list is included below. 

Chamber Choir

Star Spangled Banner– arr. Russell Robinson

Chamber Choir/Grade 8 Chorus

Rounds in Minor– Traditional

Grade 8 Chorus

Come to the Music– Joseph Martin

Tenor/Bass Chorus

Oh Shenandoah– arr. Ruth Elaine Schram

Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight– arr. Roger Emerson

Soprano/Alto Chorus

Cantate Domino– Nancy Hill Cobb

Fly Away Home– PinkZebra

The Storm Is Passing Over– arr. Barbara W. Baker

Select Singers

Smile– arr. Steve Zegree

Earth Song– Frank Ticheli

Java Jive– arr. Kirby Shaw

Combined Choirs

Hands Are Knockin’– Jacob Narverud