resident choir singers

Director: Rachel Beeksma
Rehearsal Information:
September 6, 2016 to May 16, 2017
Tuesdays, 6:00 to 8:00 PM
Mozart Hall
Milwaukee Youth Arts Center (MYAC)
325 West Walnut, Milwaukee

 

 

 

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NEWSLETTER FOR SUMMER 2017
 
Hello Families,
 
Thank you so much for the kind gifts!!! This has been a wonderful year and I greatly appreciate all your hard work and beautiful music making!
 
A HUGE thank you also needs to go to Catherine Fettig and Jeff Roska!!  Things ran so smoothly because of your help!!!  You are both amazing people.
 
I truly hope all of you will be joining us again next year.  We will start again in September!
 
Thanks for a GREAT year and SEE YOU SOON!
 

Help Support TN Tour!
 
We are in need of your help spreading the word about our GoFundMe for LCCC and Resident Choir Tour to TN! Please send this to family, friends, coworkers, or even donate!  
 
Thank you for your help and support.
 
 

 
Homework for TOUR Partipants!
 
REVIEW MUSIC AND LEARN SING TO ME!
 
Rorate Caeli
Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel
When I Close My Eyes
Shine on Me- the Combined Version
Durme, Durme
El Vito
J'entend le Moulin
Amani Utupe
Sing to me- NEW*** Learn your part when singing two part.
Always Coming Home
One Voice
The Lord Bless You and Keep You
 

 
Calendar of Events!
 
 
Optional
 
June 2nd Brewer's National Anthem/Game!
 
*If you are signing up for the Brewer's National Anthem please note:  There is a Mandatory Dress Rehearsal on TOMORROW Wednesday May 31st from 6-7 pm at Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church.  
 
**When signing up your child, you are agree to attending both dress rehearsal and Brewer game dates along with ticket costs and parking cost.
 
Resident Choirs East and West
Singing the National Anthem at Brewer’s baseball game!!
Friday June 2nd
Time:  Brewers Front Office at 6:00.  As a group, the performers will be escorted to the Media Interview Room for rehearsal.  Anthem is performed at approximately 6:57 with game officially starting at 7:10 pm. The game generally last for three hours.
Where: Miller Park Stadium- take 1-94 to exit 308B- on Miller Park Way and look for the Brewers sign.  The main entrance for the Brewers front office will be directly after the lights beneath the Brewer’s sign.
Parking: Families are responsible for parking. Carpooling to this event is a great option!
 
Advance General - $11: Advance Preferred - $16: Day of Game General - $12: Day of Game Preferred - $20
 
More than 7 days in advance of the game: Advanced parking can be purchased online or by calling the Ticket Office at 414-902-4000. Print at home and will-call delivery options are not available for parking purchases. Less than 7 days in advance of the game: Advanced parking can only be purchased in-person at the Ticket Office (up until 4 hours before game time).
 
Uniform:  MCC Red POLO, clean jean pants, closed toe shoes.  NO shorts!  Thanks!!
 

 
A NOTE FROM THE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR: VOICES OF ETERNA CHOIR CAMP 2017
 
Voices of Eterna Choir Camp is scheduled for July 31 - August 4, 2017.  All members of the 2017-2018 Voices of Eterna are required to be at the choir camp.  
 
Only members of Resident Choir who are currently completing their 2nd season in Resident Choir are eligible to audition for membership in Voices of Eterna.  The audition will consist of a vocal hearing, sight singing assessment, and interview with both student and parent(s).  All of these elements are required in order to be considered for acceptance into the 2017-2018 Voices of Eterna.  Auditions will take place in the month of May.  Please take the necessary steps to plan accordingly should your child be eligible for Voices of Eterna. 
 
Camp begins each morning at 8:30 AM and ends at 8:00 PM.  There is a fee associated with this camp which normally is between $100 - $200.  This covers all meals (except for breakfast), and activities throughout each day. 
 
 

 
 
Rachel Beeksma, Associate Artistic Director
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Current Fundraisers:
 
 
Tour Information:
Resident Choir East, West, and Lake Country Children's Choir
OPTIONAL Choir Tour to Memphis and Nashville TN!
Rehearsals for Tour-

6-8 pm June 12 Rehearsal Choir Room upstairs

6-8 pm June 13 RehearsalChoir Room upstairs

6-8 pm June 14 Etiquette Dinner Fellowship Hall

Location: Mt. Carmel for all
           
Tour Dates:
7:30 AM  June 15 Drop off at MCC office and leave for Memphis TN
9:00 PM  June 19 Return back from Nashville TN and pick up at MCC office
 
Some Exciting Opportunities:  Going to Graceland, home of Elvis Presley * Tour of the Parthenon * Country Music Hall of Fame Museum and Songwriting opportunity and recording session with a famous Nashville Songwriter * Studio B Tour and Recording Session of two of our own performance pieces * and two performances of our touring music in both Memphis and Nashville!  
More details will be coming your way shortly!
I am leaving out of town for National ACDA Convention, so our newsletter was updated early!