Archive for July, 2013

All State Music Audition Pieces by Round

The following are the dates and the pieces to be auditioned at each round:

District Audition Round
September 28th, DeSoto HS
Haydn – Insanae et Vanae Curae
Mendelssohn – Kyrie
Gibbs – Great God Almighty
Gavrilin – Ti-ri-ri

Region Audition Round
October 19th, Woodrow Wilson HS
Jensen – El Vito
Stroope – Song to the Moon
Forrest – Music of Living
Takach – Salve Regina (Choir 2)
Gavrilin – Soul Rejoicing
Matsushita – O Lux

Pre Area Audition Round
November 19th, Highland Park HS
Porora – Sicut Erat
Della Joio – A Jubilant Song
Haydn – Insanae et Vanae Curae (A Cappella will perform this at Dallas Baptist on October 29 in preparation for PreArea)
Brahms – O Heiland

Area Audition Round
January 11, Midway HS
Porora – Sicut Erat
Della Joio – A Jubilant Song
Haydn – Insanae et Vanae Curae
Brahms – O Heiland

Get Practicing, Cowboys! And sign up here for our All-State Camp!!!


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Not too late to register for FREE All State Choir Camp

Dear CHS Choir Parents and Students,

It’s not too late to sign up for the CISD Free All State Choir Camp. Follow the link below to register online:

Joshua Brown
Director of Choirs
Coppell High School

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The Troubadour Queen Cast List – Madrigals


Congrats to everyone who submitted audition videos!  Check out the Cast List here.  Start learning your lines.  We will have a read through the first week of school!

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Save the Date – Sept. 14th CHS Choir Full Service Saturday


New Choir Students: 9-11am

Returning Choir Students: 1-3pm

In the CHS Commons

Make-up Date for All: Sept. 17th from 6-8:30pm

Please add this important date to your calendars.  On this day, choir students and parents will learn more about the 2013-14 choir program and take care of all their choir needs in one session.  The event will be very similar to a schedule pick up with several stations to visit to handle various choir needs.

Some of the items you will learn about or handle on this day are:

Presentation of the 2013-14 choir program & booster club

Uniform fitting and payment

Booster club membership & volunteer opportunities

Info about 2013-14 shows and concerts, varsity trips, student fundraising and spring choir banquet

Charms system overview & sign-up

Choir director and booster club communication methods with students and parents

Order choir logo merchandise and/or CHS letter jacket

Look for more information in the coming weeks, which will include links to forms to complete before your arrival on Sept. 14.  Look forward to seeing you then!

Thank you!

CHS Choir Boosters

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DisneyWorld 2014 Trip Information and Payment Schedule

Click Here for the payment schedule and trip information!  A Cappella and Kantorei Choir Members are eligible to go on this trip.  Check it out and let us know if you have any questions!


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Four CHS Choir Students in the Oregon Bach Festival Youth Chorus

For three weeks this summer, Coppell High School Choir will be represented by four singers in the Oregon Bach Festival Stangland Youth Choral Academy in Eugene, Oregon.  We are very proud of Jenna Hernandez, Sarah McDowell, Megan Rich and Jay An!  They will be performing with two world-renown conductors – Helmuth Rilling and Dr. Anton Armstrong.  We are also proud of Mr. Will McLean who works at this camp during the summer.  You can read more about this and see some great pictures online at the websites below.

Youth Choral Academy Website

Facebook Group – with Photos!

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