CHOIR FAMILY NEWS 22 JANUARY 2016

THIS COMING WEEK:
We are on regular schedule – except! Remember Junior Families – NO Evensong, Rehearsals in January go from 5:00 – 6:30 to prepare for this coming Sunday morning!

NOTE SOMETHING NEW! For the Novice – NOW NEW Juniors and Junior Chorister afternoon rehearsals we will now gather and dismiss from the Honor Room rather than the Music Room, please bring all your things and come directly there! It’s much more efficient.
Tuesday at 3:20 – Tuesday at 5:00 – Friday at 3:20!

IF YOU HAVEN”T ALREADY, PLEASE SIGN UP TO HELP WITH THE RECEPTION AFTER SUNDAY’S CONCERT:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0b44a5ac2ca13-january

IF YOU WENT ON THE FRANCE TOUR SUMMER 2015 – WE WANT YOUR PHOTOS!
Please collect your photo files and send them to Olivia Douglas! She has volunteered to collect our photos and edit them into a fun and special keep sake item for the community. Talk with her for more details!

YOUR CHOIR STEERING COMMITTEE is a great source for information and for continuing to grow and care for our choirs. Here is our great committee, feel invited to ask questions, talk about choir life and just enjoy their wonderful company! You may be a member some day!

Novice Reps:
Dominique Schulte, schulted@me.com
Mary Cannon, medcannon@nyc.rr.com

Junior Reps:
Katherine Keane, kathykeane@gmail.com
Shannon Cave, shannon.cave@gmail.com
Meaghan Cheung,meaghanscheung@gmail.com
Jason Hackett, kieran.jason.hackett@gmail.com
Olivia Douglas, oliviadouglas@me.com

Senior Reps:
Erik Sorensen, esorensen5@gmail.com
Ellen McElduff, ellenmcelduff@aol.com
Shannon Cave, shannon.cave@gmail.com
Kevin Rotheroe, krotheroe@nyc.rr.com
Anne Zaccaro, annezaccaro@pzaccaro.com
Erin Hussein, ezyko@yahoo.com

+Alumni:
Dana Foote, dfoote@gcschool.org
Laura Holt, laurablackholt@gmail.com
Vicky Hurley, vicky.mcgarry@gmail.com

+Technology and PR: Kathy Keane, Tom Evans
+Staff: Patrick Allen, Don Waring

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LIKE US ON FACEBOOK! If you are so inclined, please LIKE the Music at Grace Church Page on Facebook!

*AS THE YEAR 2015 HAS COME TO AN END…please look around the house and make sure you cash all choir checks you have received. When the books are closed at the audit for each operating budget year checks can no longer be redeemed or replaced.

*THIS WEEKS SCHEDULE:

Friday 22 January
Special Novice and Junior Chorister Rehearsal with Dr. Barry Rose. 3:20 – 5:00 p.m. .
(No morning rehearsal today for Junior Girls)
PICK UP FROM THE CHURCH/HONOR ROOM TODAY

Saturday 23 January
Special Novice and Junior Chorister Rehearsal
with Dr. Barry Rose. 9:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
ENTER at 802 Broadway and PICK UP from 802 Broadway.
NOVICE PARENT REHEARSAL IN THE CHURCH at 11:50 a.m.

Sunday 24 January, The Girls’ Choir with Adults

9:45 Call for Senior Girls (Required)
NOVICE and JUNIOR GIRLS – keep your strength for the afternoon!

1:00 – 2:00 HS Singer Rehearsal in the Music Room

Sunday 24 January
4:00 p.m. The Novice and Juniors Eighth Annual Treble Music Concert with Dr. Barry Rose.

Required for all Novice and Junior Choristers.

The Whiting of Novices – Novices become Juniors!
(Juniors Sing, Seniors Listen)


JUNIORS Arrive at 2:45 p.m. for Warm up
NOVICES Arrive at 3:00 p.m. for Warm up

Concert at 4:00, followed by a brief reception in Tuttle Hall.
Sunday Dress
ENTER and PICK UP from 802 Broadway Entrance.

Tuesday 26 January
7:00 a.m. Breakfast Club and Morning Rehearsal, Senior Boys

Tuesday 26 January Novice – now NEW JUNIOR Girls’ Rehearsal
3:20 – 4:30 NEW Gather in the HONOR ROOM – from now on,
Drop off and Pick up in the Honor Room!

Tuesday 26 January Junior Boys and Girls Rehearsal
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
 NEW Gather in the HONOR ROOM – from now on,
Drop off and Pick up in the Honor Room!
NO EVENSONG TODAY.

Wednesday 27 January
7:00 a.m. Breakfast Club and Morning Rehearsal, Senior Girls

Wednesday 20 January

3:20 – 4:30 p.m. After School Vocal Coaching, Music Office

Thursday 21 January
7:00 a.m. Breakfast Club and Morning Rehearsal, Junior and Senior Boys

Thursday 21 January

3:20 – 4:30 p.m. After School Vocal Coaching, Music Office

Friday 22 January
7:00 a.m. Breakfast Club and Morning Rehearsal, Junior and Senior Girls

Friday 22 January Novice – now NEW JUNIOR Boys Rehearsal
3:20 – 4:30 NEW Gather in the HONOR ROOM – from now on,
Drop off and Pick up in the Honor Room!

Sunday 31 January, NEW AND OLD JUNIOR SUNDAY with Senior Mentors
9:45 Call for all Choristers in the Music Room (REQUIRED FOR ALL OLD AND NEW JRS)
11:00 Service over around 12:20 p.m.

1:00 – 2:00 HS Singer Rehearsal in the Music Room

ONGOING INFORMATION SOURCES:

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*REMEMBER: If your contact information changes or you notice a typo in a communication don’t hesitate to let PA (P. Allen, not the Parents Association) know. “If you see something, say something”

*REMEMBER…please keep an eye out around the house and make sure you cash all choir checks you have received. When the books are closed at the audit for each operating budget year checks can no longer be redeemed or replaced.