Liberty HS Choirs FUNDRAISING: Our Choir Department fundraisers target our transportation and equipement costs. Most recently, your support has been used for transportation to community performances and the 2019 LHS performance at Carnegie Hall in NYC!
2018-19 RECAP, and COMING UP:1. Thank you for your support of our Winter textile drive! Your ongoing support is the engine behind our quest to bring quality choral music to the LHS community, the greater Puget Sound, and beyond. Be on the lookout for information on our annual Fall textile drive in mid October, 2019! Here is a great article from our partner, Value Village: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Previous flyer.3. Thank you for your support of our First Annual "Sound of Music Sing Along!' From the outstanding costumes to the thrillingtime with our Guest of Honor, Mr. Duane Chase, the original "Kurt" from the movie, it was a truly memorable evening. Be on the lookout for information on our 2nd annual "SOMSA" in Autumn, 2019!
4. The Second Annual Mattress Sale was an amazing success! Thank you for your support! Keep us in mind for the third annual Mattress Sale in January, 2020!5. We welcome your online donations through the Issaquah School District website. Use the drop down menu to designate Liberty High School and “Choral-Fundraising” (under Item option). Thank you! Here is the link: Liberty Choir Fundraising
6. Fall Textile Drive: Pre-Collection begins May 20th! You may drop off from 12:00 - 2:45 each day beside the choir room. Summer drop-offs are by arranged appointment via firstname.lastname@example.org
2018-19 Performance/Event Calendar for both LHS and MMS below.
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Volunteer Documents for ISD SchoolsTo be filled out and turned in to your student's main office each year. Thank You!Here are the links:
ISD Volunteer Form
Volunteer Driver Agreement
Contact Mrs. Wood:email@example.comChoral Music Office at Liberty High Schoolvoicemail available
DOWNLOAD COLOR-CODED MONTH-BY-MONTH LIST OF EVENTS HERE ** Performances and Events for MMS and LHS (Maywood events indicated in GREEN ; Liberty events indicated in BLUE) UPCOMING EVENTS/PERFORMANCES (subject to change):Jan 1 CARNEGIE PAYMENT DUE Jan 3-11 LHS Spring Musical Auditions 2:30pm to 5:30pm Jan 11 LHS MLK Assembly (school hours); possible LHS Choir performance @ LHS Jan 26 LHS Second Annual Mattress Sale! LHS Commons Feb 2 LHS Eastshore Region Solo/Ensemble at Bellevue College(?) Feb 6 FINAL CARNEGIE PAYMENT DUE -- LHS Feb 7 LHS/MMS ChoirFest Invitational 5:30pm to 7pm @LHS Commons and PAC Feb 14-16 LHS/MMS WMEA All-State Festival (Yakima)Mar 9 LHS DeMiero JazzFest, Jazz Choir 6:30am to 10:30pm, off-campus Mar 9 MMS Middle School Solo and Ensemble, off-campus - Issaquah Middle School, 8:00 am - 5:00pm Mar 11 MMS 5th Grade visitation @ MMS, daytime choir performance, nighttime parent visitMar 13 LHS Eastshore Large Group Festival, Choir 1, 7:00 am - 1:30 pm field trip, off-campus Mar 19 LHS Eastshore Large Group Festival, Choir II, 7:00 am - 1:30 pm field trip, off-campus Mar 19 LHS/MMS Dress Rehearsal @ LHS PAC, all choirs, 3pm to 5pm Mar 21 LHS/MMS Spring Choir Concert @ LHS, all choirs, 7pm curtain (LHS choir room at 6pm) Mar 27-Apr 1 LHS NYC Performance Tour Apr 14 & Apr 19 LHS Featured performance with the Sammamish Symphony, Concert Chorale, Debussey Nocturnes, Eastlake PAC and Meydenbauer Center Apr 16 MMS Eastshore Middle School Large Group Festival , 8am to 1pm, off-campus Apr 26-May 4 LHS LHS Spring Musical May 14 LHS/MMS Music Alive! Southwest ISD Choir Festival, all feeder schools in LHS corridor 5:30pm to 8:30pm Jun 4 MMS A & E Awards Concert, 7pm curtain, dessert reception 6:30pm, backstage call 6pmJun 10 LHS A & E Awards Concert, All Choirs, 7pm curtain, dessert reception 6:30pm, backstage call 6pm (moved from the 30th)Jun 11 LHS Baccalaureate, evening LS performanceJun 12 LHS Moving Up Assembly @ LHS Gym AM time frameJun 13 LHS Graduation (early time this year; meet at LHS in bus lanes by 10:30am)Jun 25 MMS 8th grade promotion ceremony, TBD AM @ MMS gym, 7/8 Grade Choir perform
For Maywood and Liberty ChoirsHonor Choirs and Solo and Ensemble InfoMusic Associations: Important Audition Links and NewsNW ACDA (American Choral Directors Association, Northwest Chapter)ACDA Honor Ensemble Audition GuidelinesACDA National Honor Choir Audition Materials, 2018-19 school year**Recording submissions accepted until midnight, September 30th.1. Children's Honor Choir Auditions, gr. 5-9 Treble Voices2. Middle and Junior High Honor Choirs Auditions, gr. 6-9, treble, changed and changing voices3. SSAA HS/Collegiate Honor Choir Audition4. TTBB HS/Collegiate Honor Choir/AuditionNAfME (National Association for Music Education)NAfME National Honor Ensembles NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing)
WMEA (Washington Music Educators Association),WMEA Honor Ensemble Audition GuidelinesNAfME(WMEA) All Northwest Honor EnsemblesWMEA All-State Honor EnsemblesAll-State Honor Ensemble Audition MaterialsAll-Northwest Honor ensemble Audition MaterialsWMEA Eastshore League WebpageSolo and Ensemble InfoState Rules, 2018WMEA Eastshore Solo and Ensemble HS and MS Solo registration: Ensemble registrationWMEA Eastshore Solo and EnsembleTreble Songs for Solo and Ensemble
♫ Area Music Stores (with private lessons onsite): Music & Arts Kennelly Keys
Private Lessons: ♫ recommend requesting a trial lesson before committing to a tuition schedule with any private teacher. Here are a few options for music lessons in our area: www.musicworksnw.org ; www.kaleidoscopeschoolofmusic.com ; www.themusiknest.com ; www.pugetsoundspianostudio.com ; www.moorebrothersmusic.com ; www.bennettdrums.com ; www.chopinacademy.com ; www.seattleguitarteacher.com ; http://westmusicstudios.com/ ♫ Please contact me directly for recommendations of private voice teachers.
The aforementioned list of individual(s)/agencies is being provided as an informational item for your convenience. The Issaquah School District does not recommend or endorse any of these individual(s)/agencies provided on the attached and will not be held liable or responsible for any services provided by them. As such, the Issaquah School District highly recommends that you conduct your own research and investigation and exercise due diligence before selecting any of these individual(s)/agencies for services.