Ms. Frenette - Archive - 09/2012

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     A reminder to members of the Blackville School Girls' Choir that choir surveys pertaining to the UNISONG CHORAL FESTIVAL  in Ottawa must be handed in this week.
      Blackville School will be presenting its annual Choir and Band Spring Concert on Monday, May 16, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the school gym.  This concert will feature performances by the Blackville School Elementary Choir, the Blackville School Girls' Choir, the Blackville Jazz Band along with the Grade 9U Instrumental Class, and some vocal solos.  Admission is $5.00 for Adults and $2.00 for Students.      Elementary Choir and band/instrumental students are asked to dress appropriately and wear proper footwear.  No jeans or flip flops please.  Members of the Blackville School Girls' Choir will be wearing their choir uniforms with long-sleeved white blouses and appropriate footwear.       All Elementary Choir students are asked to contribute one pan of either chocolate or peanut butter fudge(one pan per family).  The fudge must be bagged, three medium-sized pieces per bag, and brought to the music on the morning of May 16.     Members of the Blackville School Girls' Choir are asked to turn in $2.00 to Miss Frenette to cover the cost of beverages for the spring concert.      Parent Volunteers are needed to help set up the stage and the choral risers in the gym for the concert.  We would like to do this on either Friday, May 13 at 3:00 p.m. or on the morning of Saturday, May 14.  Please contact Miss Frenette at the school if you can help with this endeavor.

Posted: February 18, 2011

     Grade 5 students are reminded that recorder help is always available every Wednesday at noon.  Recorder performance tests will be held during the week of February 28 so students are encouraged to take advantage of these extra help sessions if they are experiencing difficulties.
      Blackville School will be presenting its annual Choir and Band Christmas Concert on Monday, December 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the School Gym.  This concert will feature performances by the Blackville School Elementary Choir, the Blackville School Girls' Choir, the Blackville School Jazz Band along with the Grade 9H Instrumental Class, and some vocal and instrumental solos. Admission is $5.00 for Adults and $2.00 for Students.  Fudge and soft drinks will be sold at the canteen during the intermission.      All choir and band students are asked to provide one pan of fudge (one per family).  The fudge should be bagged (three pieces per bag) and handed in to Miss Frenette on the morning of December 20.  Choir, band, and Grade 9H Instrumental students are all expected to dress appropriately for the concert, no jeans please.  Members of the Blackville School Girls' Choir will be wearing their choir uniforms with a white, long-sleeved blouse with a collar that one can attach a bow tie to as well as appropriate footwear. All students are asked to be in the gym on December 20 by 6:40 p.m. so that the band can be tuned and sound checks can be done for the choirs.      Props for Elementary Choir students:  Santa hat      Props for the Blackville School Girls' Choir:  Santa hat, boa (or long, thin dress scarf)
     Our annual Choir and Band Christmas Concert will be held on Monday, December 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the School Gym.  In the event of a storm, this concert will be held on Tuesday, December 21.      Our annual K - 5 Elementary Christmas Program will be held on Tuesday, December 21 at 9:00 a.m. in the School Gym. In the event of a storm, this program will be held on Wednesday, December 22.

Posted: December 1, 2010

Date: 

Sun, Dec 19/10 8:00 pm
Choir and Band Chirstmas Concert    7:00 p.m.  School Gym

Posted: December 1, 2010

      With Christmas concerts approaching it is very important that all choir and band students make every effort to attend scheduled practices during the month of December.  Our choir and band rehearsal schedule is as follows: Blackville School Jazz Band                     Every Monday  3:05 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Blackville Elementary Choir                      Every Tuesday  and Thursday   11:55 a.m. - 12:25 Blackville School Girls' Choir                    Every Tuesday   3:10 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.                                                                   Every Thursday  3:10 p.m. - 4:10 p.m. *Members of the Blackville School Girls' Choir are reminded that they must purchase a white, tailored, long-sleeved white blouse to wear with their choir uniforms. You must be able to clip a bow tie onto the collar.                                              

Posted: September 1, 2010

ELEMENTARY CHOIR  (Grades 2 - 5) Sign-up sheets will be posted in homerooms.  Students are asked to sign up by Friday, September 17.  Practices will be held twice a week during the noon hour from 11:55 to 12:25.  Practice days will be discussed at our first meeting.  Please note that new students to the choir must audition.  Audtions will held at recess and noon hour on Monday, September 20 and Tuesday, September  21. BLACKVILLE SHOOL GIRLS' CHOIR (Grades 6 - 12) Returning choir members are asked to write their names on the sign-up sheet posted on the music bulletin board. Please read the information on the sign-up sheet carefully before signing your name.  New members must audtition.  Audition sign-up sheets are also posted on the music bulletin board.  Auditions will he held after school (3:00 -  3:30 p.m.) from Monday, September 13 to September 16. BAND (Grades 8 - 12) Sign-up sheet is posted on the music bulletin board. Auditions are not necessary.  Be sure to list your instrument next to your name.  Students should have 1 to 2 years of experience on their instrument.