Music Notes for 7.22.2019

New Students and New Families for Fall for PSHP

Please share this information with any friends or families who would be interested in learning more about Play and Sing His Praises Home school Music Classes.

We offer classes in orchestra, band, choir, guitar, recorder, harp, and Praise and Worship for Christian home school students ages 8-19.  Each student will receive two hours of instruction on each Friday with one hour in their performing class and one hour in music theory.

Classes are held at Asbury Methodist Church, 1500 S. Campbell, 3 blocks north of Bass Pro.


This summer we will be having meetings for you to check us out and you will need to attend one of these meetings to register in August.  All of these will be at Asbury.


            Friday, August 16 at 2:00

Registration and Book Sale Day is Friday, August 23 at 11:00 for new families last names beginning A-L and 12:00 for new families last names beginning M-Z.

Check out our  website for more information or to email questions to the director, Kathy Love at



Calendar Reminders for Fall of 2019 and Spring 2020

These are preliminary dates and are subject to change, especially the December concerts!!

  1. Around Friday, August 2 be on the watch out for an email with requirements for auditioning for a new class. All students are required to audition, except for recorder, first-year bell students who will go to beginner band for snare drum at 8:45 and choir students with the exception of Bel Canto, to advance to the next class.  Auditions will take place on Friday, August 16 at Asbury.
  2. All returning members (high school age and one parent) will need to come to a meeting this August either on Friday, August 16 at 11:00 or on Friday, August 23 at 9:00.
  3. All returning members will need to let us know by Friday, August 16 that they are returning for the fall of 2019 for PSHP classes.  Wait for more details as this might be a constant contact or other survey type response.
  4. Music Book Sale and Registration Day is Friday, August 23 with the following breakdown, but all returning members will need to attend a meeting before registering.

9:00     Returning Members last names A-L ,  also there will be a Returning Members meeting if you did not attend the meeting on August 16.

10:00   Returning Members last names M-Z

11:00  New Families last names A-L

12:00   New Families last names M-Z

  1. Teacher Meeting for all PSHP teachers is on Friday, August 30

9:00   All new adult teachers

10:00   All PSHP Adult teachers and student teachers

  1. First Day of Classes for the 2019-2020 PSHP year is Friday, September 13
  2. Note that there are no classes or teacher’s meetings this year on Friday, September 6.

8  Fall Break Friday, October 11

  1. Thanksgiving Break, Friday, November 29
  2. PSHP ElementaryClass Christmas Concert from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm at Asbury on Friday, December 13 or maybe in the afternoon
  3. Older classes will also practice in the morning or afternoon of Friday, December 13.  More TBA later.
  4. Older classes Christmas Concert on Saturday, December 14 at 2:00.  More TBA later.
  5. Classes resume Friday, January 10
  6. Spring Break, Friday, March 20
  7. Easter Break, Friday, April 10