Choir Information


CHOIR NEWS 
2018-2019

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East Grand Rapids High School Vocal Music Education

Founded in 1841

Celebrating a tradition of excellence!

James D. Borst, PhD - Director of Vocal Music Education
Todd Wilkie - Accompanist
Hollis Bokhout - Voice Teacher
Katie Green - Volunteer Librarian
Open - Music Boosters Parent Liaison


MADRIGALS
BELLA VOCE
VARSITY VOICES
MEN'S CHORUS
WOMEN'S CHORUS
Dr. James Borst, choir teacher: jborst@egrps.org


MUSIC BOOSTERS
egrmusicboosters.com

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2018-2019  CALENDAR 

 Choir Activities Calendar


September

12           Wed       High School Choirs Kick-Off Informance All Choirs                             7:30p.m .               PAC

18           Tue         Regional Honors Choir Audition Open           Individual                             On-Line

24           Mon       Middle School Kick-Off Informance              Madrigals                              7:00p.m.                PAC

October

5              Fri           Regional Honors Choir Audition Closes         Individual                             On-Line

15           Mon       Autumn Concert                                             All Choirs                              7:30p.m.                PAC

November

December

1              Sat          Regional Honors Choir/State Audition            Individual                             All day                  TBD

1              Sat          Rehearsal with GVSU Choirs                           Madrigals                              6-8p.m.                  GVSU

2              Sun         Rehearsal with GVSU Choirs                           Madrigals                              6-9p.m.   Fountain St.

3              Mon       Many Moods of Christmas                                Madrigals                              4:00 Dress Rehearsal

                                                                                                                                                        7:30 Performance FSCh

10           Wed       Winter Holiday Concert                                  All Choirs                             7:30p.m.                PAC

January

24,25,26 Th,F,S   Michigan Music Conference                             Individual                             All Day      DeVos Place


February

2              Sat          District Solo and Ensemble Festival                Mads/Soloists                       All Day                  GVSU

12           Tues       District Choir Festival                                     MC, WC, VV, BV              Various     Caledonia HS

 

March

4              Mon       Festival/Scholarship Concert                         All Choirs                             7:30p.m .               PAC

18           Mon       45th Annual Melodies in March                        Mads/Bella                           7:00p.m.                 PAC?

April

12/13     F,Sat       State Solo and Ensemble                                   Mads/Soloists                       Various                  TBD

 

May

3,6,7       F,M,T     State Choir Festival                                             Choirs who qualify             Various Hope College

13           Mon       Spring POPS Concert                                       All Choirs                             7:30p.m .               PAC

 

Choral Cabaret Dessert date is to be determined.



 



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INTERESTED IN PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS?

Mrs. Hollis Bokhout is the EGRHS vocal coach and private voice teacher. 
Private lessons are available to all vocal music students during lunch hours or after school. 
Please contact Hollis at 616.460.0499 for scheduling.




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EGR MUSIC BOOSTER MEETINGS

 @ 7:00p.m.
Meeting for all parents of music students. 
Held in the high school cafeteria meeting room 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Get involved and support music programs at East!


President
Annie Hooker - annej6@sbcglobal.net

Vice President
Laura roy - lroy722@gmail.com

Treasurer
Jill Stankowski - jill.stankowski@iconplc.com


Secretary
Katie Gollaneck - Katie.Gollannek@gmail.com


Choir Parent Liaison
Open

egrmusicboosters.com



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