6th Grade Choir
6th Grade Choir is a non-auditioned group that meets during the regular school day all year as an Encore elective. Students are recommended for the 6th grade choir by their 5th grade music teacher. 6th Grade Choir serves as a training ground for entrance into 7th Grade Choir or Concert Choir. Students will develop fundamental music skills in sight singing using solfege, rhythmic reading in simple time signatures, two part score reading, notation, simple melodic and rhythmic notation, musical vocabulary, proper vocal production, blend, balance and part singing. Students will also learn performance and audience etiquette as well as an appreciation of music from many cultures and genres. This group performs three to four required concerts each year. There is a pay to participate fee attached to this course.