Please see the below documents for information about the Mattress Fundraiser in April!
The Glenbrook North and Glenbrook South choral departments are proud to present this year’s Glenbrook Festival of Music on Sunday, March 10th, at 2:30 PM and 5:00 PM at Techny Towers. This concert will feature all of the curricular choral groups from GBN and GBS along with Express, Chambers, and select instrumentalists from the orchestra department.
This is a ticketed, general admission event. To purchase tickets, please go to:
Here is a schedule of the required rehearsals:
THURSDAY, MARCH 7 AT GLENBROOK NORTH
6:00 – 7:15 pm Cecilian Singers/Bel Canto (Advanced Women)
7:30 – 8:45 pm Chorale/Masters (Advanced Mixed)
8:45 – 9:15 pm Express/Chambers (Chamber Choir)
FRIDAY, MARCH 8 AT GLENBROOK NORTH
8:00 – 9:00 am Varsity/Premiere (called out from 7:40 – 9:13)
9:30-10:45 am Cecilian/Bel (called out from 9:13 – 10:53)
11:00 – 12:00 pm Treble/Glee (called out from 10:53-12:30)
1:00 – 2:30 pm Chorale/Masters (called out from 12:30 – 3:00)
2:30 – 3:15 pm Express/Chambers (called out from 2:20 – 3:15)
SATURDAY, MARCH 9 AT TECHNY TOWERS
8:00 – 8:45 am Treble/Glee
8:45 – 9:45 am Logistics – All choirs
9:45 -10:00 am Orchestra warm-up
10:00 – 10:30 am All Choirs – Battle Hymn and Hallelujah
10:30 – 12:00 pm Chorale/Masters
12:00 – 12:45 pm Varsity/Premiere
12:45 – 1:15 pm Lunch for directors
1:15 – 2:15 pm Cecilian/Bel
2:15 – 3:00 pm Express/Chambers
SUNDAY, MARCH 10 AT TECHNY
1:00 pm Warmups and rehearse
2:30 and 5:00 pm Concerts
We are excited to announce that the audition materials for this year’s Glenbrook Musical, “Mamma Mia,” are now available! Please view all of the documents for more information regarding dates, times, and what to prepare for auditions. We hope you will come join us for this exciting production!
Couldn’t make the parent meeting? Here is the PowerPoint that was shared. Please let Mr. Davidson or Mrs. Nichols know if you have any other questions!
We are excited to go to LA in January! If you are coming with us, please attend the following sessions:
Tuesday, January 8th, 7:00 PM: Parent Meeting in the Choir Room
Tuesday, January 15th, 1:30-3:00 PM: Student Rehearsal in the Orchestra Room
If you have any questions, please contact Mr. D or Mrs. Nichols. Thanks!
Please join us for the 2018 Winter Concert this coming Monday, December 17th, at 7:30 PM in the GBN Center for the Performing Arts. This concert will feature all of the bands, choirs, and orchestras of Glenbrook North.
Students should arrive at GBN for their yearbook pictures prior to the concert. The schedule is:
Treble Choir – 5:00
Cecillian Singers – 5:10
Varsity/Spartan Choir – 5:20
Chorale – 5:30
This will be followed by a rehearsal in the CPA at 6:00 PM. Doors will open to the public at 7:00 PM, and the concert will begin at 7:30. We hope to see you there!
Join us in celebrating the middle school feeder choral ensembles this Thursday, November 1st, at 7:00 PM in the GBN Center for the Performing Arts. This concert will feature:
Wood Oaks Junior High School
Northbrook Junior High School
GBN Ladies First
We hope to see you there!
On Thursday, October 25th, the GBN Choirs will present their fall concert, “Cider & Song.” The doors will open at 7:00 PM with the concert beginning at 7:30 PM. The performance is free and open to the public and will be located in the GBN Center for the Performing Arts. The performing groups are:
Men of GBN
The call time for Ladies First is 5:15 PM, and the call time for the remainder of the choirs is 6:00 PM. All students should wear their full concert uniform.
If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Davidson or Mrs. Nichols. We hope to see you there!
There will be an info meeting about the Variety Show, “Warrior,” on Monday, September 24th at 3:00PM in the Choir Room. Join us to find out all about auditions for solo/group acts, Vocal Ensemble, and Dance Ensemble. All talents are welcomed and encouraged! Hope to see you there!
By now, every choir student should have brought home the following items:
Chorale: Tuxedo pants, tuxedo coat, black dress, pearls
Var/Spar: Pants, green vest, green bow tie, green dress, pearls
Cecillian: Red dress, pearls
Treble Choir: Blue dress, pearls
Girls will also need black character shoes (please see the “forms” tab above for more information).
However, BOYS will also need to purchase a tuxedo shirt, and CHORALE members will also need a cummerbund and bow tie. THESE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH FROM 6:00-8:00PM IN THE CHOIR HALLWAY. Checks should be made out to “Wolfsfelts.” Please let Mrs. Nichols or Mr. Davidson know if you have questions. Thanks!