Knight Notations

The Knight Notation Jazz Choir participated in the Solon Vocal Jazz Festival in Solon, Iowa on February 15th.  The ensemble peformed well and received a score that was 35 points higher than last year’s score.  Congratulations, Knight Notation!  Ensemble members include: Nathan Seutter ‘19, Madeline Murphy ’21, Kelly Anzola ’19, Abby Schauer ’19, Jon Herrington ’19, and Melanie Comer ’19.

Choir News

Congratulations to soprano Abigail Schauer ’19 on her selection to participate in the Iowa State Honor Choir in Ames on February 10th and 11th.  She was 1 of only 100 singers from across the state selected to participate.  Way to go Abby!

                     

AHS Choir – Red Dinner Mass

Many thanks to the 20 members of the Assumption Choir who braved the weather to sing at the Red Dinner Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral on February 7th.  They sang beautifully, and it was an honor to sing for Bishop Thomas Zinkula, Bishop Emertitus Martin Amos, Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines, and Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York.

 

 

Knight Notation Jazz Choir

Congratulations to the Assumption jazz choir, Knight Notation!  On February 4th they attended the IHSMA State Jazz Choir Festival at North Scott H. S. in Eldridge and earned a Division 1 rating from all three judges.  On February 15th they will participate in the Solon Vocal Jazz Festival at Solon H. S. in Solon, IA.  The members include Nathan Seutter ’19, Madeline Murphy ’21, Abby Schauer ’19, Jon Herrington ’19, Kelly Anzola ’19, and Melanie Comer ’19.

 

Dorian Vocal Festival

Congratulations to the five choral students selected to participate in the 2019 Dorian Vocal Festival at Luther College: Jon Herrington ’19, Allison Smith ’19, Melanie Comer ’19, Kelly Anzola ’19, and Jack Scordato ’19.  Mr. Herrington was also selected to sing in the Chamber Choir.  These students spent 2-3 days rehearsing, taking part in voice lessons with faculty members, listening to performances, and singing in a concert.  A video of the Grand Concert will be available in the coming weeks using this link: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/luthermusic/

 

2018 Adult Choir Camp

What: 2018 Assumption Adult Choir Camp
Who: For Adults of all ages
Download: 2018 Adult Choir Camp
Where:
Assumption High School Choir Room
When: June 5, 6, 7, 12, and 13 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Concert June 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Cost: $20 make checks payable to: Assumption HS
Deadline: June 4, 2018
Highlights:
• All participants receive an Assumption Choir t-shirt.
• A public concert for friends and family in Assumption’s Sunderbruch Auditorium will be held on Thursday, June 14, at 6:30 p.m.
Contact: Choir Director Trevor Loes at trevor.loes@assumptionhigh.org
Download: 2018 Adult Choir Camp

2018 Choir Camp

Who: For Students entering Grades 5-8 (Fall 2018)
Where: Assumption High School Choir Room
When: June 11-14, 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.
Download: 2018 Choir Camp Registration Form
Concert: June 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Cost: $20 make checks payable to: Assumption HS
– add $20 for lunch (see form)
– deduct $10 if attending Band Camp
Deadline: June 4, 2018
Daily Schedule:
• 12:00-12:30 Lunch
• 12:30-1:45 Full Choir Rehearsal – Fundamentals/Choir Music
• 1:45-2:00 Snack Break
• 2:00-3:00 Full Choir Rehearsal incorporating Sectional Time/Group Lessons
Highlights:
• All campers receive an Assumption Choir Water Bottle and daily snack.
• A public concert for friends and family in Assumption’s Sunderbruch Auditorium will be held on Thursday, June 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Contact: Choir Director Trevor Loes at trevor.loes@assumptionhigh.org
Download: 2018 Choir Camp Registration Form