Welcome to the Cardinal O'Hara Choir Webpage!
The Cardinal O'Hara Choir brings the message of St. Augustine to life each day-- One who sings, prays twice. All students are welcome to join the choir. Please see the information below about the choir. The choir has many events throughout the year, and you won't want to miss any of them!
Announcements Week of March 3rd:
-To enroll in either vocal courses for the 2014-2015 academic year, students must go to the academic affairs office to get a course exception sheet. After the form is filled out completely, please submit it to Mr. Braconnier or Mrs. Cratin.
-CHOIR REHEARSAL TAKES PLACE AFTER SCHOOL FROM 2:35-3:15 TO PREPARE FOR THE COMMUNION BREAKFAST. PLEASE DO YOUR BEST TO BE IN ATTENDANCE.
-The choir is headed to NYC!
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Broadway With Carol
Is Proud To Present:
The Ultimate Broadway Experience!
On Wed. May 14th we’ll board the bus at 7:00 am sharp, head to New York, and take a 90 minute Broadway Class from a cast member from the fabulous show LION KING. We will learn a song from the show along with movement. After the class, we’ll enjoy lunch at the famous Ellens Stardust Diner, home of the singing wait staff! We’ll then head over to our 2:00 Lion King show. After the show we’ll hop back on the bus for our return to Springfield all in one exciting day for the fabulous price of $195!
The first 40 students with a $100 deposit will be assured a spot! The $95 balance will be due on April 14th.
Checks should be made out to “Broadway with Carol” and turned in to Mr. Brac or the Student Affairs Office as soon as possible or you might miss this wonderful opportunity! Deadline for signups is March 10th! All checks will be held until that date to make sure we have enough interest to make this happen!
Call Carol O’Leary, Broadway with Carol if you have any questions at all! 610-331-7289!
-Choir practice takes place after school on Tuesday this week. Please meet in the theatre at 2:35 for rehearsal.
Class takes place daily during 3rd period. Juniors and Seniors are able to take the course. Each day, students have the opportunity to sing and to study proper vocal technique; in addition, an introduction to music theory is provided. In class, student generated presentations will allow students to express their own creativity and music appreciation. Likewise, students will work collaboratively to prepare for Mass and upcoming events. All choir class students are required to attend all Masses and afterschool events.
Choir practice takes place every Tuesday from 2:35-3:30 in the Green Room. The choir provides music for all Cardinal O'Hara High School liturgies and other special events.
March 5th: Ash Wednesday Mass (during school day)
April 3rd: Junior Ring Mass (7:00pm) All choir members MUST be in attendance
Mr. Jeffrey Braconnier