Saturday, April 13, 2013

Spring Calendar of Music Events


From Principal Lynn Dole's Newsletter, News from Mohawk for early April

Spring Calendar of Music Events 

After school Jazz ensemble began on Monday, March 25th! It's not too late to join! Drop in any Monday after school at 2:15!

April
Tuesday, April 9: Mohawk Music Association (MMA) meeting in the library. 5:00p.m.
Wednesday, April 24: HS/MS trip to see Annie on Broadway

May
Thursday, May 2: Annual Kids in Concert performance featuring band and chorus students from all of our elementary schools! The concert will be held at Mohawk at 6:30p.m.
Thursday, May 9: Annual MS/HS Spring Concert featuring MS Band and Chorus, HS Band, Chorus and Select chorus. We also have a few combined pieces this year!
May 8-10: Auditions for PVSYO - see information below.
Tuesday, May 14: MMA meeting in the library. 5:00p.m.
Saturday, May 18: MS and HS music department competing at the Music in the Parks Festival at Six Flags New England.

June
Monday, June 3 and Wednesday, June 12: MS and HS ensembles go "on tour" to all of the district elementary schools
Tuesday, June 11: MMA meeting in the library 5:00p.m.

Pioneer Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra forming
PVSYO: The Pioneer Valley Symphony Orchestra is starting a Youth Orchestra in the fall. Auditions for any student aged 13-20 will be held in May. Audition dates are as follows:
May 8th: Percussion 5:30-7:00p.m. Most Holy Redeemer Church, Hadley
May 10th: Percussion 3:30-5:00p.m. Greenfield Middle School
May 11th: Strings/Woodwind/Brass 9:00-5:00 - TBA
May 12th: Strings/Woodwind/Brass 9:00 - 5:00 - Artspace, Greenfield MA
Rehearsals will begin in September and will be held at Greenfield High School
For more information: Please contact Mr. Halligan or Ms. Glover.
(We have several students already auditioning for this!)