Choir Tour Information is Here!

It’s time to register for our choir tour to Los Angeles! Our partners at Brightspark have planned an excellent trip. The three links below will give you information about how to register, a trip itinerary, and optional trip insurance.

All of this information will be discussed at our upcoming Parent Meeting on Thursday, September 13th at 7:00 PM in the Choir Room. We will also be discussing payment options, fundraising, and other trip details, so don’t miss out on this important event!

If you have questions regarding the trip, please email Mrs. Nichols (knichols@glenbrook225.org) or Mr. Davidson (cdavidson@glenbrook225.org). We can’t wait for this amazing opportunity!

Brightspark Preliminary Itinerary

Trip Insurance

Brightspark Registration Information

Ladies First Auditions!

Welcome back to school!

We are pleased to announce the auditions for this year’s Ladies First show choir. Please read through the packet thoroughly for audition information, rehearsal and performance dates/times, permission slip, and conflict form.

Please bring your signed permission slip and conflict form to the audition. You are ineligible to be placed on the roster without first submitting this form.

Please contact Mrs. Nichols at knichols@glenbrook225.org if you have any questions. Hope to see you at the audition!

Ladies First Packet 2018.pdf

2017 Winter Concert

The Winter Concert is coming up on Monday, December 18th, at 7:30PM in the GBN Auditorium.  The concert is free and open to the public.

This annual concert will feature songs of the holiday season and include performances by the GBN bands, orchestra and choral groups. The concert will conclude with the tradition of all participants performing “White Christmas.”

All choir participants should meet in the CPA at 6:00PM in their appropriate concert attire.

We hope to see you there!

Cider & Song Concert

On Tuesday, October 24th, the GBN Choirs will present their fall concert, Cider & Song.  The doors will open at 7:00PM with the concert beginning at 7:30PM.  The performance is free and open to the public and will be located in the GBN Auditorium (CPA).  The performing groups are:

Treble Choir
Varsity/Spartan Choir
Cecilian Singers
Chorale
Ow!
Fermata Nowhere
Ladies First
Express
Men of GBN

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Davidson or Mrs. Nichols.  We hope to see you there!

IMEA Festival, Volunteering & Participants

Congratulations to this year’s IMEA District Honor Choir Participants: Agata, Jacob, Kate, Reede, Kevin, Jack, and Jaden.  Great job to all who auditioned!

This year, GBN is hosting the IMEA District 7 Band, Choir, and Orchestra Festival on Saturday, November 11. This is a huge undertaking, and we will need plenty of help from the students in our department to make it happen. Below, please find a link to sign up as a volunteer for a portion of the festival. Sign-ups are open to ALL students in the Fine Arts department, and each volunteer will receive a free t-shirt to wear on the day of the festival. Tri-M members will receive one service credit for each shift they work, and anyone may sign up for multiple shifts as long as they do not overlap. If you have any questions, please email Mr. Zweibel at azweibel@glenbrook225.org. Thank you!

V-Show 2018 “FLIGHT” Student Director/Choreographer Application

We are excited to announce the title of our 2018 Variety Show – FLIGHT!

An informational meeting will be held on Monday, September 25th at 3:15 in the Choir Room, E104.  All are welcome!

Anyone interested in being a student director or choreographer should complete the following application.  Application deadline is this Friday, September 22nd.

https://docs.google.com/a/glenbrook225.org/forms/d/1kKecfypoBVzpyKCjV93vv-G2SDW5uU-T0iiZUyOkfSw/edit?usp=drivesdk

Questions?  Email Mrs. Ermel (aermel@glenbrook225.org) or Mrs. Nichols (knichols@glenbrook225.org).

You are your own limit. Let your dreams take flight!

Ladies First Audition Results

Thank you to all of the wonderful and talented women that came out for Ladies First auditions.  You showed skill, determination, and courage.  Below is the roster for 2017/18.

If you did not make the group this year and would like feedback regarding your audition, please stop by Mrs. Nichols’ office.  For everyone, please remember to think carefully before sending an email or posting on social media.

Congratulations to all for fantastic auditions!

Riva Akolawala Maddie Harris
Danielle Blumenfeld Evie Kelly
Emily Chang Bella Kim
Maddy Chemers Abby Koss
Grace Chiappetti Bekah Lampert
Emma Cintado Maddie Lasky
Francine Dadrass Alyssa Mages
Georg’Ann Daly Erica Mages
Kathleen Doherty Maya Oleff
Maddie Fishman Aya Sullivan
Celia Giles Ida Tello
Annie Good Lindsay Thurber
Maddie Guest Ciara Walsh
Aliza Gussin Alison Wilensky