Thank you to everyone who auditioned for an extra-curricular ensemble. Everyone did a fantastic job, and you should all be very proud. We are looking forward to another great year!
Auditions for the GBN a cappella groups (Ow!, Fermata Nowhere, and Express) are coming up next week. The schedule is:
Ow!: Monday, 5/14, 3:00-4:15
Fermata Nowhere: Monday, 5/14, 4:15-6:00
Express: Wednesday, 5/16, 3:15-6:00
Please see the packets below to access the audition information. Good luck!
Do you have a great act that you’d like to perform on stage? Sign up for Open Mic Night! This annual event is held in the student cafeteria on May 11th from 6:45-10:00 PM. We’re looking for singers, instrumentalists, comedians, and almost anything else that you can think of. Acts are screened to ensure that they are “school appropriate”, but no other audition is required. Follow this link to sign up:
Please join the GBN CTPO and BPO for the 3rd-Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser. The event will be held on Saturday, April 7th, from 10AM-5PM in the GBN Cafeteria. Please see the flier for more details!
Below is the schedule of the rehearsals for the Glenbrook Festival. Please note that these rehearsals are mandatory. Any conflicts should be sent ASAP to Mrs. Nichols (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Mr. Davidson (email@example.com).
Thursday, March 8 at GBN
6:00-7:15pm – Cecilian
7:30-8:45pm – Chorale
8:45-9:15pm – Express
Friday, March 9 at GBS (students will take a field trip via school bus)
8:00-9:00am – Varsity/Spartan (called out 7:40-9:30am)
9:15-10:30am – Cecilian (called out 8:45-10:53am)
10:45-12:00pm – Treble (called out 10:15-1:15pm – Lunch 3)
1:00-2:30pm – Chorale (called out 12:30-3:00pm)
2:30-3:00pm – Express (called out 2:00-3:00pm)
Saturday, March 10 at GBS
8:00-8:45am – Treble
8:45-10:30am – All Choirs
10:30-12:00pm – Chorale
12:00-12:45pm – Varsity/Spartan
1:15-2:15pm – Cecilian
2:15-3:00pm – Express
Sunday, March 11 at GBS
1:30pm – All choirs warmup/rehearse
3:00pm – Concert
On Sunday, March 11th at 3:00PM, the combined choirs of GBN and GBS will present their Festival of Music concert in the Glenbrook South Watson Auditorium. The singers will be accompanied by the Glenbrook Sinfonietta and selected Wind Ensemble members. This annual event showcases the talents of more than 450 student musicians and gives the students an opportunity to perform with live music backup and to work with a well known conductor. Our guest conductor is Dr. Eduardo Garcia-Novelli, Chair of the Music Department at Carthage College.
Tickets: $7.00 for all ages. To purchase, please go to Showtix4U.com and search the word “Glenbrook”. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Hope to see you there!
Parents, please join us on Tuesday, March 6th at 6:00PM for an important informational meeting. Please see below for more details.
The Third Annual Glenbrook North Mattress Fundraiser is coming soon! This is an excellent way to raise money for your choir account. Please see below for more details!
Below is the roster for the 2018 V-Show Vocal Ensemble. These were incredibly strong auditions, so congratulations to all that participated. This list is also posted at gbn.glenbrook225.org/Spartans/V-Show. Thank you!