Madrigal Singers

Madrigal Singers History

The Madrigal Singers is a vocal ensemble performing numerous a cappella performances for community and civic organizations locally and  globally. They sing a variety of styles from Renaissance to Jazz and always strive for a high caliber of musicianship in every performance. Beginning in the fall of 2016, Mr. Matthew Gaulin will take on the leadership of the Madrigal Singers.

This sub-group of the Concert Choir is auditioned each spring for the upcoming school year.  The Madrigals are usually available for presentations during late November, December, late April, May and June.  For more information, contact the director at (518) 824-4616.

Membership

Queensbury High School Madrigal Singers
Matthew Gaulin, Director

The following QHS students have earned a position in the Madrigal Singers for the 2017-2018 school year:

Sopranos:
Lauren Bauer
Gillian Canavan
Ariana Conlon
Chloe Metcalfe
Amelia Murray

Altos:
Kyra Byrne
Abigail Caimano
Alexandra Cooke
Emily Corlew
Corinne Roberts

Tenors:
Noah Bauer
Kaleb Beaudoin
Ross Caimano
Tristan Gifford
Nik Howard

Bass:
Michael DeSocio
Jack Huffaker
Devin Hunt
Robert Scheidegger
Erik Swanson

Madrigal Schedule

Rehearsals take place Monday evenings from 6:00 to 7:30 pm and up to three mornings a week at 7:00 am at the director's discretion.

Currently we have 7:00 am rehearsals on A & C days (Choir days).

*Open to the public
November -
Thursday, November 16 - Ground Breaking Ceremony @ QHS. 10 AM. Wear Queensbury Colors (Blue and Gold) and Madrigals jacket.

*Wednesday, November 29 - Mixed Chorus Concert @ 7 PM. We will sing ONE song with the Mixed Chorus. Black on black attire. 

December -
Wednesday, December 6 - 8 AM Kindergarten Grandparents' Breakfast @ QES. Holiday attire.

Thursday, December 7 - Noon. Rotary Club @ Ramada Inn. Madrigals Attire.

Monday, December 11 - 6 PM. Parent/Student Trip Meeting in High School Auditorium. 

Wednesday, December 13 - 4 PM. Home of the Good Shepherd. Madrigals Attire. Bus leaves QHS at 3:30.

Friday, December 15 - 2:20 PM. QES Collaborative Holiday Concert with QMS and WHBI. Holiday attire. We will walk from QHS at 2:10.

Sunday, December 17 - Kenny Rogers Concert 7:30 PM @ Cool Insuring Arena in GF (formerly the GF Civic Center). Arrive no later than 4:15. Bring formal attire to change into.

*Monday, December 18 - Winter Concert. 7 PM @ First Presbyterian Church, Glens Falls, NY. Arrive by 6 in formal attire. We will run some songs in the space.

Thursday, December 21 - Autism Alliance Performance. 6 PM @ Fun Spot. Wear holiday clothing. 

December 26 - January 2 - European Performance Tour in Portugal and Spain

January -
Sunday, January 14 - Troy City Savings Bank @ 5 PM. Bus departs QHS at 12 PM arrive at school no later than 11:40 AM. Workshops start at 1:30 PM. Come in your concert attire. There will not be a place to change.

February -

March -
Wednesday, March 21 - National Honor Society Induction

May -
*Monday, May 21 - Spring Benefit Concert, 7 PM @ Christ Church United Methodist, Glens Falls, NY

Tuesday, May 22 - Cedars, 3:30 PM. Bus leaves QHS at 3. Madrigals attire.

*Wednesday, May 30 - 7:30 PM @ Queensbury High School

June -
Wednesday, June 6 - QES Collaborative Concert with WHBI Choir @ 2:40 PM. School attire is fine.

Friday, June 22 - Graduation, 7 PM @ Glens Falls Civic Center. Non-senior Madrigals - arrive at 6 PM dressed in black. We will have a sound check with the technicians when everyone has arrived.

 

 
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