Marysville Pilchuck High School Choir is an organization that is based upon pride, achievement and unity.  Our Choirs have continued to receive the highest possible recognition throughout Marysville’s history.  Individuals have represented us at Solo & Ensemble contests receiving the highest possible scores.  We have also been represented at the Washington State Music Educator’s Association’s All-State Choir.  Each year this organization has opportunities to represent our community, school, organization and selves regional and national events. 

 
 
Thank you to our friends at Mount Vernon High School....

Announcements

  • Special Guest Visit
    On May 29th, Concert Choir enjoyed a visit from the fantastic choir at Marshall Elementary. Marshall sang several songs for MP, to be returned by MP singing together. At the end, Erik Eliason (Marshall's director) taught both choirs a song to sing together.

    Posted May 29, 2013, 4:12 PM by JOHN RANTS
  • MP strikes gold in San Francisco


    During Spring Break, the Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Choir and Marching Band toured to San Francisco. During their stay in the Bay area, the Marching Tomahawks participated in clinics with the staff of the world famous Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corps and the directors of the choirs and bands of Stanford University. While at Stanford University, the concert choir brought joyful tears to many eyes, as they performed "Ave Maria" in the Stanford Memorial Church. Later that evening, the Jazz Ensemble entertained crowds on Pier 39 in San Francisco. Many, many photos from the trip can be found on the MPHS Music Booster's Facebook page.

     

    One of the main focuses of the tour to San Francisco  was for the groups to perform in the Heritage Festival. Music ensembles of schools from 6 different states and 2 countries were represented in the international festival. The concert choir received a Bronze award for their performance. The Jazz Ensemble received a Silver award and placed 3rd of the ensembles in their division. And the Wind Ensemble received a Gold award, placing 1st of the ensembles in their division, and received an invitation to perform in Carnegie Hall in New York.



    Posted Apr 8, 2013, 6:34 AM by JOHN RANTS
  • Concert Choir receives a II at Large Group Festival
    Congratulations to the MPHS Concert Choir for receiving an Excellent award (II) at MPMEA Large Group Festival this after noon. First time at a Festival in many years. They sang beautifully!!
    Posted Mar 30, 2013, 8:41 AM by JOHN RANTS
  • Wassup?
    We’ve grown...
    Now at 34, the Concert Choir is now singing 4 part wonderfully. We’ve had a great time in the first 2 of 4 mini clinics with former MP Choir director, clinician and adjudicator, Stuart Hunt. The Choir will be performing for the Kiwanis Benefit Concert on March 8th with the Edmonds Community College “Soundsations”, Mountain View High School Jazz Choir (Montana), 10th street middle school Jazz ensemble and MP Jazz 1. That afternoon they will have a clinic by Kirk Marcy, director of Choirs at Edmonds Community College and former sing in The Four Freshmen. The choir will next be seen at the Marysville School Board on March 18th to advertise the National Music in the Schools Month and our Festival Concert on March 19th. Finally, they will be competing in the MPMEA Large Group Vocal Competition at Stanwood High School on March 28th (volunteers are needed, please sign up on Charms)
    Posted Feb 12, 2013, 6:31 PM by JOHN RANTS
  • 2013 All Northwest Honor Choir
    Audition material for 2013 All-Northwest Honor are now available online.
    Posted May 2, 2012, 12:23 PM by JOHN RANTS
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Upcoming Events

  • MPMEA Large Group Choir Festival Tuesday, March 25th, the MPHS Concert Choir will be performing at the MPMEA Large Group Choir Festival at Bethany Christian Assembly. 
    Posted Mar 23, 2014, 8:25 AM by JOHN RANTS
  • MPHS Choir Invitational Concert The Marysville Pilchuck Concert Choir will be sharing the stage at MP at our Invitational Choir Concert on Tuesday, March 25th, with Totem Middle School Choirs, Getchell Choir and rounding out the evening with Northern Sound, under the direction of Stuart Hunt. Concert begins at 7pm and is free to the public.
    Posted Mar 2, 2014, 5:52 PM by JOHN RANTS
  • Upcoming clinic with Sonja Sarr On Monday, March 3rd, Sonja Sarr will be at MP to work with our outstanding choir. Sonja Sarr is one of the newest members of the SCC staff, joining the Brio program in Marysville. Sonja has taught high school choir, jazz band, elementary music, middle school and elementary private choir, and private piano, electric bass, and composition. Her compositions and arrangements are published through UNC Jazz Press and Sound Music Publications. Along with accompanying, she currently teaches private piano, and has a passion for her family, homemaking, exercise, creating healthier recipes, and frugality that she shares in her stewardship website that she manages with her husband.
    Posted Feb 19, 2014, 5:51 AM by JOHN RANTS
  • Guest Clinician, Mr Dave Cross on February 25th DAVE CROSS, composer, arranger, clinician, guest conductor and music educator, is highly respected for his wealth of knowledge and experiences in the field of music education.Mr. Cross recently was the Director of Vocal Jazz Studies at the University of Washington School of Music, where he conducted three jazz choirs and teaches pedagogy classes in all areas of vocal jazz.Mr. Cross earned his bachelor's degree in Music Education and master's degree in Music from Washington State University.His teaching experiences include Snohomish, Tyee, University, and Cascade high schools, Edmonds and Shoreline community colleges, and the University of Washington.His high musical standards, integrity, sincerity, and high level of contributions to music education have earned him the respect ...
    Posted Feb 19, 2014, 5:45 AM by JOHN RANTS
  • Winter Concert The MPHS Winter Concert is on December 17th at 7:00pm in the MPHS Auditorium. This holiday event will feature the award winning: Concert Choir, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensembles. Musical selections include holiday favorites: including Leroy Anderson's "Sleighride" and Wilhousky's "Carol of the Bells", as well as classical selections of Johann Sebastian Bach and more contemporary pieces of Harry Belafonte.As always, musical performances at Marysville Pilchuck are family events and free to the public.
    Posted Dec 4, 2013, 5:39 PM by JOHN RANTS
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FUNDRAISING

  • APPLEBEES SUPPORTS MPMUSIC Applebees has been kind enough to host a special MPMusic Dine To Donate event. ALL orders dine in and take out the present the attached flyer on January 21st will ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2013, 7:58 PM by JOHN RANTS
  • 2012-2013 MPHS Music Cookbook goes on sale the week of January 14 MPMusic Cookbooks go on sale the week of January 14. The books have close to 100 of our favorite recipes and photos from the current year. It is truly a ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2013, 5:48 AM by JOHN RANTS
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