East Oakview Music Notes, Dates & Forms

Great Concert 3rd & 4th Graders!

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East Music Dates 2016 - 2017

Dec 3, 2016 – Choristers - SANP Santa Breakfast 9 am @ NVHS Cafeteria

Dec 8, 2016 – 3rd & 4th Grade Concert 7 pm @ NVHS Auditorium

Dec 20, 2016 – Varsity Voices – East Gym 9:00 AM

Dec 22, 2016 – Teacher Show 9:30 AM / Sing Along 1 PM

Feb 16, 2017 – 1st & 2nd Grade Concert 7 pm @ NVHS Auditorium

Mar 28, 2017 – Talent Show – East Gym 1 pm

Apr 20, 2017 – Choristers perform in Lansing – DEQ Earth Day

May 20, 2017 – Choristers - Music in the Parks @ Six Flags Great America

June 6, 2017 - Choristers - NV East Campus HS Graduation @ NVHS Auditorium

June 8, 2017 – 4th Grade Graduation Sing & Chimes @ NVHS Auditorium



East Music Memories of  2015 - 2016

Watch the entire Chorister performance at Festival 6/3/16 here:
Thank you GRTV!



On May 14​ t​he East Oakview 4th Grade Choristers ​traveled to Illinois​ for the Music in the Parks Competition. ​​The Choristers received a 1st ​P​lace ​S​uperior rating. ​It was the ​highest score ever in the 14 years East has been competing. ​​The group also was awarded Best Overall Elementary Choir​ and​​ ​Kennedy ​won Best Elementary Soloist​. ​The singers and their families celebrated​ their successful performance at Six Flags Great America along with a few thousand other student musicians from several states.


East Music Programming

Strong Vocal, Aural & Motor Skill Development: combination of styles with an emphasis on Music Learning Theory.

ASD Music: meets twice weekly

Music Ace Maestro in Computer Lab (music literacy/technology component)

1st – 4th gr. 30 min. weekly for approx. 18 weeks a year

IMMA & PMMA in Computer Lab (music aptitude/technology component)

Intermediate Measures of Music Audiation (IMMA) & 

Primary Measures of Music Audiation (PMMA)

Recorder instruction: 3rd & 4th grade, Jan – Mar

World Drumming: K-4 (adapted World Drumming)

Handchimes: Kindergarten - 4th gr. entire class chiming (e.g. I, IV, V7, I, & linear ringing). 

Musician / Composer of the Month: Music history component

“Start the Laser”: Similar to music school’s “drop the needle”. John Williams is the 2016 - 2017 focus (friendly competition between 3rd & 4th grades).

Song Project: Students will learn and sing the fight song in concerts, assemblies, lunch on Fridays, etc.

Mr. Sinigos’ Blog & East Music Facebook Page: https://sites.google.com/a/nvps.net/sinigos_music/       https://www.facebook.com/EastOakviewMusic 

East Oakview Choristers: approx. 24-36 - 4th graders (w/family members traveling to Illinois 5/20/17)

Drumming Group: 3rd & 4th grades

Handchime Group: 4th grade (ringers range in reading abilities)