Sunday, September 8, 2013

Mohawk Music 2013-2014 High School Events

Mr Halligan, Mohawk's Music Director, released this list of High School Music Department events. Please see his Class Pages on the Mohawk School website for updates and additions to to list.
Look forward to a whirlwind of Mohawk Music events this year!

Mohawk Music
2013-2014 High School Events
*September 18, 12:50-6:00pm, Car Wash Fundraiser, Band and Chorus Members (rain date: Sept. 20), Chaperones Needed
September 10, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
September 19, 6:00pm, Open House, Chorus Members

October 8, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
*October 11, Booster Day, Parade & Game, Band, Rock Band, (Rain-Date: Oct. 12), Chaperones Needed
October 13, 4:30-5:00pm, Ashfield Fall Festival, Select Chorus
October 18, in-school Kathy Bullock Workshop, All Music Students
*October 25, 8:00-2:15, Cantate Choral Festival, Keene State College, NH, Select Chorus, Chaperones Needed

November 9, time tbd, Senior District Auditions, Westfield State College, Interested Students, Registration deadline September 20, (Band audition information) (Chorus audition information)
November 12, 6:30 pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
November 23, 3:00pm, Hilltown Harmony Concert, Shelburne Falls, Select Chorus

December 6 & 7 at 7:00 pm, The Crucible in the Mohawk auditorium
December 10, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
December 12, 6:30pm, Winter Concert, All Music Students, (Snow Date: Dec. 19)

January 2, 4, times TBD, Senior District Rehearsals, UMASS, Accepted Students
January 10 at 7:00 pm, Mohawk Music Benefit Concert in the Mohawk auditorium
January 11, 3:00 pm, Senior District Festival Chorus, UMASS. Tickets $7. Zach Arfa qualified to participate in this event.
January 14, 6:30pm, MMA, Meeting Parents
January 17, 7pm, Pothole Pictures, Shelburne Falls, Select Chorus
January 25, time TBD, All-State Auditions, Shrewsbury, Qualifying Students
January 31, Mohawk High School Choirs will sing in a special high school assembly dedicated to the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. The presentation will include what are called "songs of the struggle," which are the protest songs sung by South Africa's people as they struggled to free themselves from apartheid.

February 6, 6:15pm, Open House, Chorus Members
February 11, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents

March 6-9, times tbd, All-School Musical, Music and Drama Students, (Snow-Dates: March 13-16)
March 11, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
March 20-23, All-State Festival, Boston, Accepted Students
March, Dates TBD, MIOSM Events, All Music Students

April 8, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
*April 24-27, NYC Competition Trip, Band and Chorus Members, Chaperones Needed

May 13, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents
May 15 Senior Appreciation Event: Music Department Seniors will go to Northampton for dinner at Paradiso, followed by an a capella concert (Straight No Chaser) at the Calvin Theater
May 17 (tentative), Lyonnaise Event, TBD
May 15 May 21, 6:30 pm, Spring Concert, performances by all music students
May 26, 10:00am, Memorial Day, Ashfield, Band Members
May 29, Senior Awards Night, Band Members

June 1, Graduation, Band and Chorus Members
*June 9 & 13, Elementary School Tour, All Music Students, Chaperones Needed
June 10, 6:30pm, MMA Meeting, Parents

July, Dates TBD, Mohawk Warriors Band Camp, Band Members 

* Chaperones Needed