Music Notes: Attn. Parents, Teachers and Students for 4.4.2018

Music Notes: Friday, May 4


Hall Monitors

8:45-11:00       Michelle  Blackwell, Tracy Phillips

11:00-1:00       Amber Jones, Sonya Gorman

12:45-2:45       Maggie Riegle

1:45-3:45         Terri Anderson


PSHP Board Member on Duty:  Cheryl Pursselley


Thank You

Thank you to Andrea McCotter and everyone who helped with our first Play and Sing His Praises Graduation last Saturday.  What a beautiful celebration for our graduates.  Looking forward to having these in the future also!


Set-Up and Clean-Up Crew

Clean-Up crew

  • We can leave out the chairs in the Sanctuary for the Saturday performances.
  • We will have a map to help with set up for the Asbury church bazaar at 3:00 for the Fellowship Hall and the hallways.


Lost and Found

Please check the Lost and Found table for the huge collection of items, to see you have can claim anything of yours!


Friday, May 4 Additional Notes

  • All Friday Classes will meet
  • Please pay for your adjusted student bill, plus your $7 concert fee and $7 for church usage fee. Your bill will be adjusted for any cancelled Fridays.
  • Each family only owes for 2 Fridays in May.  We have adjusted your bill for the 3 Fridays that we cancelled on January 5 and 12, as well as February 16.  So each family will have paid for 26 Fridays throughout the year.
  • Combined high school classes rehearsal, 12:00-12:30 in Sanctuary

Noon:  This Is Amazing Grace                         12:20   Jesus Messiah

  • Open House for Prospective New Members at 9:15, 10:15 and 1:15
  • Recorder Students Visit Instrumental Classes 8:45-10:00 to see choices
  • We are collecting prizes for the Prize Store.  Drop off at the Information Table.
  • Teachers continue Student Evaluations
  • The church’s Bazaar is scheduled for May 5, so please avoid use of Kitchen and Fellowship Hall as much as possible


Saturday, May 5

  • Beginner Orchestra, Intermediate Orchestra, Advance Intermediate Orchestra, Bach Orchestra, Beginner Guitar, Intermediate Guitar, Recorder, Beginner Band, Intermediate Band, Singers and Mezzo will perform at Asbury for the Church Bazaar between 10-12:30 in the Sanctuary.
  • Wear your PSHP t-shirts if you have one.  If not, just wear a brightly colored t-shirt.  This is an informal performance.
  • Please bring your music, music stand, and instrument, if applicable.


              10:00  Beginner Orchestra 10:55 Singers Choir       11:30  Beginner Band
                  10:10  Intermediate Orchestra 11:10 Mezzo Choir       11:45  Intermediate Band
                 10:20  Advance Intermediate


10:35  Bach Orchestra


11:20 Recorder       12:00  Younger Beginner Guitar

12:10  Older Beginner Guitar

12:20    Intermediate Guitar


Friday, May 11

  • Regular Friday classes
  • Continue Student Evaluations
  • Open House for Prospective New Students at 9:15, 10:15, and 1:15


Thursday, May 17

  • 11:30  performance of Bel Canto for the Springfield Symphony Guild Luncheon at  Bambino’s at 2810 E. Battlefield, near Lone Pine and Battlefield.  Arrive at 11:15, sing at 11:30.  Wear Concert Black.


Friday, May 18

  • All Friday Classes will meet
  • Finish Student Evaluations and give to students.
  • Teacher’s Virtual Meeting for program information for May 21 and May 22 Concerts.

Please send info to Kathy by Sunday, May 20, 8:00 pm.

  • Last day for Theory Classes, last day to meet at Asbury
  • Bring All Incentive Tickets for Prizes, Prize Store Room 104 Open from 11:00-3:30.
  • Combined high school classes rehearsal, 12:00-12:30 in Sanctuary
  • Music Composition Recital at 4:00 in Sanctuary

*(Beethoven will meet from 2:45-3:20, Brahms will meet from 3:20-3:50)


Monday  May 21

  • Mandatory Final Concert at 6:00 pm at  Location either at Asbury or at High Street Baptist
  • This is our big grand final concert of the year!!
  • This will be a come and go concert.
  • Each student will be recognized and given a certificate.
  • It is great to acknowledge the great accomplishments of everyone.


6:00    Beginner Orchestra 7:05  Intermediate Guitar
6:15    Recorder 7:17   Intermediate Orchestra
6:25    Young Beginner Guitars 7:30   Intermediate Band
6:30     Older Beginner Guitars 7:42   Advance Intermediate Orchestra
6:40    Singers Choir 7:55   Mezzo Choir
6:50   Beginner Band 8:15   Bach Orchestra


Tuesday, May 22

  • Mandatory Final Concert at 6:00 pm at Location probably at High Street Baptist.
  • This is our big final concert of the year!!
  • Performances by Beethoven Orchestra, Brahms Orchestra, Advance Guitar, Classical Guitar Ensemble, Praise and Worship, Concert Choir, Bel Canto, Adoration Band, Select Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, and Harp Ensemble
  • Each student will be recognized and given a certificate.
  • It is great to acknowledge the great accomplishments of the students and honor all of the teachers.


Friday, May 25

  • End of the Year Picnic from 11:30-2:30
  • Teachers please plan to stop by  if you can.  The students love to see you in a relaxed atmosphere and to sign their yearbooks.
  • Smith Park at 1536 E. Division
  • Bring your lunch;   Bring goodies or dessert to share
  • Honor all PSHP Graduates; Cake cutting and pictures at Noon!
  • YEARBOOKS will be ready.  Signing Party at the Picnic!


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