Second Semester Roster Additions as of 1/23

Thank you to every student that auditioned for Mr. McLean over the past few weeks.  We heard massive improvements in vocal ability, music literacy, and overall musicianship.  While only some singers will reach their goals with each audition, please know all of you are valued and that you can receive feedback on your audition and work with Mr. McLean any time to develop strategies to meet those goals.  We couldn’t be more proud of our singers!  These results are as of 9:10PM, 1/23 and may be updated further.

Symphonic & Chamber Women’s Choir Additions as of 1/23

Second Semester Choir Dates

It’s been a great first semester in choir and we are looking forward to a busy and successful second semester! Below you will find all of the dates for the second semester for choir as of 1/19/2017:

February 16, 7:00PM – South Area Choir Concert (Symphonic Only)

February 25, 7:00PM – All-City Choir Concert (Click here for rehearsal schedule)

March 11, All Day – Solo& Ensemble Contest at McNary HS

March 13, 7:00PM – Symphonic sings on Leslie MS Spring Concert at Morning Star Church

March 21, 7:00PM – SKPS Advanced Choir Festival at Sprague HS (Symphonic Only)

April 5, 7:30PM – Spring Choir Concert (All Choirs)

April 11, Times TBA – District IV Choir Contest (Chamber Women & Symphonic Only)

April 18, 5:00PM – SKPS Advanced Middle School Festival (All Leadership and Volunteers)

April 20, 7:00PM – SKPS Intermediate Choir Festival, Location TBA (Statesmen & Bella Voce Only)

April 28-29th – OSAA State Solo & Ensemble Contest at Pacific University (All qualified students)

**May 6, Time TBA – OSAA State Choir Contest at George Fox University (Symphonic Only)

May 23, 7:00PM – Southernaires Spring Jazz Night & Auction at Mission Mill

May 31, 5:45PM – Final Concert, Part 1 (Southernaires, AcaFellas, Beall Voce, Chanteuse, Statesmen)

May 31, 7:45PM – Final Concert, Part 2 (Chamber Women, Symphonic, Senior Recognintion, Awards)

June 6, 3:00 – Symphonic Rehearsal for Graduation with Symphony

June 9 – South Graduation (Symphonic & Southernaires Only)

**Date dependent on qualifying for this contest



20 South Student Make All City Choir

Congratulations to all of the SKPS singers that auditioned for All-City Choir this year!  We had a record number of auditions this year and are pleased that the quality of this ensemble continues to improve.  We are proud of EVERY student that auditioned last night and can’t wait to see the growth that has come from it! Please retrieve your score sheets from the judges from Mr. McLean to take home with you.  Additionally, if you were selected, please get your All City Music today!  Congratulations to the following singers who have been placed in the All City Choir:

Soprano 1:  Emilie Cochran, Taylor Paluska

Soprano 2: Ashley Dankenbring, Rachel Despain, Maddie Gertenrich, Hannah Serfling, McKenzie Stones

Alto 1: Zunyana Crier, Maya Merrill, Sidney Moses

Alto 2: Bailey Drum, Libby Klein, Sophie Paul, Avery Sinks

Tenor 1: Iefan McDarby

Tenor 2: Max Morter

Bass 1: Aaron Satyanarayana, Kenneth Utter

Bass 2: Nolan Catton, Jared Howell


All City Choir Audition Times Posted

Below you will find the audition time slots for Thursday’s All City Auditions.  If there is an error, or you do not see your name, please email Mr. McLean.  Auditions are held at South Salem HS.  All practice materials can be found in CHARMS.  Additionally, we are in need of a couple more parent and students helpers for the evening.  Parents,please email Mr. McLean if you can help and students can sign up below.  Best of luck to all of our auditioners!

All City Audition Times

All City Student Volunteers