Archive for October, 2014

Madrigal Program Ads – DUE NEXT FRIDAY

Madrigal Parents,
Be sure to buy your student a Madrigal program ad!  You can do so by completing the directions below. The deadline is Next Friday, November 7th.

Here are some sample ads.

Here is the order form!

Let us know if you have any questions!

Joshua Brown

Director of Choirs

Coppell High School


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A CAPPELLA – Veteran’s Day Performance at the Majestic Theatre

Dear A Cappella Parents,

Click here to see the poster for our performance at the Majestic Theatre on November 11.  You can pass that along to any of your friends and family!  We will be providing transportation to and from this event, but we hope you are able to come hear this concert!  You can purchase tickets online by  Since this is a ticketed event, all singers must be eligible to participate.  Feel free to email me if you have any questions.
Have a great day!
Joshua Brown
Director of Choirs
Coppell High School

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Region and 9/10 Audition Results

Dear Singers and Parents,

First of all, we both want to thank everyone for all of the work done today. It was an enormous undertaking to host this contest and it would not have been possible without everyone of you. Singers, we are extremely proud of your work, which greatly showed at this competition. This year, we have 111 of our singers that will be singing in one of the region choirs. Congratulations to all! We are proud of you!

Click the following link to view the audition results:

Region and 9-10 Honor Choir Audition Results

– Mr. Carruth and Mr. Brown

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Saturday Audition Information – Update

Dear CHS Choir Parents and Students,

Thanks to all of you who donated items for Saturday.  That is going to help us a great deal in raising funds to help all choir members!  If your student still needs to turn in items, we are still accepting donations until the event on Saturday.
Adult Volunteers – CLICK HERE TO SEE WHO IS REGISTERED TO HELP – If your name is not on this list, then we will not need you on Saturday.  We will continue to update this list as needed.  Please check in and out when you arrive in the Small Choir Room to receive your name tag and task description.
Student AND Adult Volunteer arrival times:
10/24 Setup – 6 to 8 PM
10/25 AM Shift – 7:15 AM to 12:30 PM
12/25 PM Shift – 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
12/25 Strike – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Student Volunteers will need to wear their new grey choir t-shirts and jeans (and comfortable walking shoes), and check in and out in the small choir room as well.  Lunch will be provided for adult and students who are helping all day.
Singers – Registration begins at 7:30.  They are starting earlier than usual to help the contest start earlier!  Be sure you are on time.   Only students who requested PM times will have registration will be from 12 to 12:30 PM.  Students who are late to either registration risk being disqualified. Singers will need original music and will NOT be allowed to have cell phones or electronic devices of any kind.    Help us remind them to keep these devices at home.   Please remind your singer to bring money for concessions for breakfast/snacks/lunch.  We will have LOTS of great options including fruit, cinnamon buns, juice, sodas, pizza, hot dogs, chips, etc.  
If you have any questions, please let us know!
Joshua Brown
Director of Choirs
Coppell High School

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Tickets to the 20th Annual Madrigal Feast Available Now


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Audition Hosting Supplies Donations – ALL CHOIRS

Dear Coppell Choir Parents and Students,

First of all Happy Homecoming!  We hope you all have a wonderful, safe weekend.  As the Region/9-1o Auditions draw close, we are asking that every student in choir donate food items to help us host this event.   The items below are due by Wednesday, October 22 and should be delivered (with the student’s name) to Madrigal Room.  The Madrigal Room will be open before school every day next week.


Madrigal Men – One 12 Pack of Orange Juice (in addition to your A Cappella Donation)

Madrigal Women – One 12 Pack of Apple Juice (in addition to your A Cappella Donation)

Men’s Choir – One 12 Pack of Dr. Peppers

A Cappella Altos – One 12 Pack of Diet Dr. Pepper

A Cappella Sopranos – One 12 Pack of Coke

A Cappella Tenors – One 12 Pack of Sprite

A Cappella Basses – One 12 Pack of Canned Tea

Bella Voce Sopranos – One 12 Pack of Cinnamon Buns

Bella Voce Altos – One 24 pack of Chips (Variety Packs)

Kantorei – One 24 Pack or more of Bottled Waters


Having our singers donate these items will lower the cost for the booster club, and raise the  amount of profit made to benefit all students.  Please let us know if you have any questions!


Thanks again!


Joshua Brown

Director of Choirs

Coppell High School

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A Cappella Information for TOMORROW

Dear A Cappella Parents and Singers,


Tomorrow is our American Journey Concert at First Methodist Ft. Worth.  Please help us remind your singer to bring their concert attire to school with them tomorrow in some type of a travel bag.  They will be able to come into the choir room before school to drop off their uniforms.


Also, since tomorrow we will be rehearsing off-campus, we ask that singers wear normal school clothing and not the pajamas (which are part of the Homecoming Week).  Any singer not in normal school clothing will not be able to attend this concert.  Here is the rough schedule for the event:


A Lunch – Choir Eats A Lunch

Noon – Report to CHS Choir Room with all your music in a black folder with a pencil

12:45 – Depart for FUMC Ft. Worth

1:30 – 5:00 – Rehearsals

5:00 – Dinner/Change Clothes (Students who cannot eat pizza will need to bring their own food)

6:15 – Pictures of each choir with composers

7:00 – Concert Begins

8:45 – Load Buses and Depart for CHS

9:30 – Arrive at CHS


All singers have been excused from their classes both at CHS and NT@C.


Admission to this concert is free. We highly encourage you to come hear your student perform with these world-renown musicians.  Please let us know if you have any questions.


Joshua Brown

Director of Choirs

Coppell High School

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