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Music Department

Required
2 credits of Fine or Practical Arts or Foreign Language
 
CONCERT CHOIR May be repeated for credit 9,10,11,12
Prerequisite: Audition required, not in Honors Choir
Concert Choir is the entry-level vocal group that sings 2- and 3-part sacred and secular music in a variety of styles. They perform in two or three concerts during the year and sing periodically in chapel. The emphasis is on singing to the glory of God and improving rhythm, sight-reading, tone quality, and ear training.
 
HONORS CHOIR May be repeated for credit 9,10,11,12
Prerequisite: Audition required, not in Concert Choir
This select choir of 12 to 24 accomplished singers performs a wide variety of more challenging music styles emphasizing interpretation and giving glory to God in song. Members must enter with excellent skills in rhythmic patterns, sight-reading, tone quality, and ear training. Honors choir members must commit to not only the two or three school concerts, but also monthly Lutheran High Sundays at area congregations, other community events, and possibly a choir tour.
 
CONCERT BAND May be repeated for credit 9,10,11,12
Prerequisite: Audition required
The Concert Band presents an opportunity to praise God using musical instruments. Emphasis is placed on rhythmic sense, sight-reading, technique and tone quality, and phrasing and interpretation of a variety of musical styles. Outside of class time, band members are required to participate in LHW’s two or three concerts each year, select home basketball games for Pep Band, Future Freshmen Day, Graduation, and in some years a tour to area Lutheran grade schools.
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