MRS. GERBER'S CHORAL PAGE



Chorus Parents: 
June 8th SPRING CONCERT.....at Ray gym @ 7:00 p.m. 

 
Please check the bottom of this page under "Downloads" for the information sheet I passed out to the kids a few weeks ago




Parents thanks for supporting your kids and our programs!  Couldn't do it without your cooperation! 



RIFFERS: 
  CONGRATULATIONS TO THOSE STUDENTS WHO TRIED OUT FOR THE RAYRIFFERS JAZZ CHOIR.  YOU ALL DID WONDERFULLY!!!! 
                                                                                                           RAYRIFFERS Rehearsal Schedule 2015-2016
 
(Except for Kaleidoscope Concert rehearsals in March….All rehearsals take place in the L.G.R. after school until the late bus)
 
Thursday, October 15th- First Rehearsal-Mandatory
Thursday, October 22

Thursday, October 29
Thursday, November 5
Thursday, November 12
Thursday, November 19
Tuesday, November 24*-Katz PJz kids: will share. (Thanksgiving Week)
 

*Monday, November 30- no late bus
Thursday, December 3
Thursday, December 10
*Monday, December 14- no late bus (mock dress rehearsal)
Tuesday, December 15--CONCERT (6th Grade concert night) (Report at 6:45 p.m. to the LGR)
>>>Thursday, December 17- Holiday gathering in LGR (more info to follow)<<<
 

*Monday, January 4-No late bus
Thursday, January 7 (Ski Club kids go to Ski Club)
Thursday, January 14 (Ski Club kids go to Ski Club)....Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony @ O.C.C. 3:45 p.m. departure see info below schedule
Thursday, January 21 (Ski Club kids go to Ski Club)
Thursday, January 28 (Ski Club kids go to Ski Club)
*Monday, February 1-NO Late Bus

Thursday, February 4 (Ski Club kids go to Ski Club)
***************TUESDAY, February 9******************* This a change from the Monday date
Thursday, February 11(Ski Club kids go to Ski Club)
 

Monday, February 15-19 NO RHEARSAL-FEBRUARY BREAK!  ;-)
 

Tuesday, February 23-*-Katz PJz kids: will share.
Thursday, February 25 (Ski Club kids goes to Ski Club)
 
March 2,3,4-until late bus

March 7 through 17, on stage UNTIL 4 P.M. -NO Late Bus (No School on March 15-PDC)
March 16- Improvisation Clinic with Mr. Anthony Joseph, guest clinician possibly until 4:30?  (will decide before the date)

Friday, March 18- DRESS REHEARSAL UNTIL 5 P.M. -NO Late Bus (with Mr. Anthony Joseph)
Saturday, March 19, Ray Jazz Fest Concert 7 p.m.O.C.C.'s Storer Auditorium featuring Mr. Anthony Joseph, performer, clinician (Snow Date: Sunday 3/20)


Scat Sing Lesson on Sesame Street: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rT1Kuy922c0
Ella & Mel Scatting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CbVy1NnB4g 
Bobby McFerrin Blues/Improv: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYg5CCwwfV0
Scat Lesson on the Blues Scale: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alDRTdM4KfU
How To Scat:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSmQqba5rwE&ebc=ANyPxKqj19NTjFXNtDAV7BiXJEVIb6RyFUTBt7e-3-6NMVnChmmDN_IXnr0jQajnTf-mD3bzFo_aX8MFfbDUL9w7HMeeZLSD2Q

<<<<NO REHEARSAL March 24>>>>Break for a job well done)

Thursday>March 31,     Thursday>April 7,       Thursday> April 14,         Thursday April 21,

>>>APRIL BREAK 25-29>>>

Thursdays> May 5, & 12,     Monday May 16 (-No Late Bus),       Thursdays>19, & 26,       Thursday>June 2,
Dress rehearsal at Ray, Monday, June 6(-No late bus)
 
Performance will be at the 7th grade Spring Concert
Thursday, June 9-Ray Gym> 7:00 p.m.

"SPECIAL JAZZ GROUPS REUNION CONCERT!"  (All 3 Jazz groups and former students! B#'s, Katz. Riffers)
June 14 -Rehearsal after dinner June 13 & 14,
6:30- 7:00 (7:30 if needed)?  LGR  June 14 is the dress rehearsal.
June 15-Reunion Perfromance 7:00 p.m. Ray Gym. See attachment at the bottom of the page

 
*There are no late buses available on Mondays and Fridays.  You must have a ride home these dates.

Riffers OCC SCHOLASTIC AWARDS CEMEROMONY INFORMATION
BRAVO RIFFERS!!! A job well done and appreciated!  Go Riffers!


 
 Spring Recruitment Concert at Elden With RayRiffers June 2014
 
CONCERT DATES
Winter Concert: Tuesday, December 15, 2015, Ray Gymnasium 7:00 p.m.



6th-12th Grade All District Combined Choral Concert,  March 28 2016, 7:00 p.m. @ St. Mary's Church in Baldwinsville., N.Y.
Dress rehearsal??? TBA



Ray Jazz Fest Concert with RayRiffers, Katz Pajamaz & The Bee Sharps, Saturday, March 19, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m. O.C.C.'s Storer Auditorium (dress rehearsal March 18, after school until 5:00 p.m. in the Ray gym)



All Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m.,Ray Gym. Choral students should report to the LGR at 6:45 p.m.



Spring Concert Wednesday, June 8, 2016, Ray Gym 7:00 p.m.

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Last updated on 6/2/2016