Choir Information


CHOIR NEWS 
2017-2018

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East Grand Rapids High School Vocal Music Education
Founded in 1841
High School Established in 1917
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
Sandy Ward - Music Boosters Parent Liaison


MADRIGALS
BELLA VOCE
VARSITY VOICES
MEN'S CHORUS
WOMEN'S CHORUS


MUSIC BOOSTERS
egrmusicboosters.com

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WELCOME CLASS OF 2021!
Welcome 14 freshmen boys and 31 freshmen girls to the EGRHS choir family.

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SHOW YOUR CHOIR PRIDE WITH YARD SIGNS!
Please click on "EGR Music Boosters" above left under choir information
then click "Good Day Music Patrons".


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2017-2018  CALENDAR 

2017-2018 Calendar of Choir Events

EAST GRAND RAPIDS HIGH SCHOOL

SEPTEMBER

25        Monday            Choir Kick-Off Informance                 7:00p.m.                PAC                       Madrigals

OCTOBER

23    Monday         Autumn Choir Concert          7:30p.m.         PAC            All Choirs              

30       Monday              MSU Invitational Clinic                      All day                    MSU                      Bella Voce            

NOVEMBER

*13      Monday              Chamber Choir Festival                     7:30p.m.               West Ottawa          Mads/Bella

18       Saturday             Musical Theatre Festival                    All day                  Unity Chr. HS         Various

30       Thursday            Rehearsal for Poulenc Gloria             3:00-5:00p.m.        GVSU                    Madrigals

DECEMBER

3          Sunday              Rehearsal for Poulenc Gloria              6:30-9:00p.m.      Fountain St.           Madrigals

4          Monday             GVSU Choral Concert                         7:30p.m.              Fountain St.           Madrigals

18     Monday        Winter Holiday Concert             7:30p.m.       PAC           All Choirs

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

3         Saturday             District Solo and Ensemble                 All day                  GVSU                   Mads/soloists

MARCH

5    Monday        Spring Scholarship Concert      7:30p.m.        PAC          All Choirs

15/16Thu/Fri        District Choir Festival             Various         Greenville HS   All Choirs

19      Monday                Melodies In March                            7:00p.m.                PAC                     Mads/Men’s Ch.

 APRIL

13/14  Fri/Sat                State Solo and Ensemble                   All day                   Allendale HS        Mads/soloists

MAY

7-9   M,T,W           State Choir Festival                Various           Hope College   All Choirs

14   Monday        POPS Concert 2018            7:30p.m.           PAC             All Choirs

17     Thursday              Choral Cabaret Dessert                     6:30p.m.                MS Cafetorium   Various

 JUNE

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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.
Get involved and support music programs at East!
NEXT MEETING IS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 7:00P.M.

President
Lynn Shackelford - lynnshack@gmail.com

Vice President
Laura Roy - lroy722@gmail.com


Treasurer
Jill Stankowski - jill.stankowski@iconplc.com


Secretary
Katie Gollaneck - Katie.Gollannek@gmail.com


Choir Parent Liaison
Sandy Ward - ward.jim.san@gmail.com

egrmusicboosters.com



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