Show Choir Band

Auditions Friday, November 9, 2018

Show Choir Band

The Show Choir Band rehearses, travels, and performs with the “Rhapsody In Blue” Show Choir – a competitive show choir of 36 dedicated singers and dancers from Spain Park High School. The Band is comprised of SPHS students and local professional musicians. Please review the rehearsal and performance dates/times below.

Instrumentation:
Piano, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Synthesizer, Percussion (2), Trumpet (2-4), Trombone (1-3), Alto Sax (1-2), Tenor Sax (1-2)

Expectations
  • Know your part in full prior to the first rehearsal.
  • Familiarize yourself with the rehearsal and performance schedule.
  • Notify the Band Coordinators of any anticipated absences.
  • Be on time to all rehearsals and performances.
  • Commit yourself to being a postitive contribution to our group.
  • Pay the $50 participation fee by December 1st (see below).
Rehearsals
    Band Rehearsals: (Spain Park High School Choir Room)

  • Thursday, November 15, 2018, 5:00-6:00pm (Rhythm section only – piano, drums, & guitars)
  • Friday, November 30, 2018, 4:00-5:30pm
  • Thursday, December 6, 2018, 4:00-5:30pm (with Choir)
  • Thursday, December 13, 2018, 5:00-6:00pm (with Choir)
  • Monday, December 17, 2018, 4:00-5:30pm (with Choir)
  • Saturday, January 5, 2019, 3:00-6:00pm (with Choir - no school)
  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 4:00-6:00pm

  • Times and dates subject to change.
Performances
    Competitions:

  • Friday, January 11, 2019 – Vestavia Hills High School | Birmingham, AL
  • *Saturday, January 26, 2019 – Montgomery Performing Arts Centre | Montgomery, AL
  • Saturday, February 2, 2019 – Albertville High School | Albertville, AL
  • +Saturday, February 16, 2019 – Jasper High School | Jasper, AL
  • +Saturday, February 23, 2019 – Auburn High School | Auburn, AL

  • +Potential Finals Performance
    * Alabama All-State Band Auditions are on this day. Please request to have your audition later in the day.
    Transportation via charter bus will be provided for out-of-town performances.


    School Performances:

  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019 – Berry Middle School Performances (9:30am & 2:25pm)
  • Wednesday, February 6, 2019 – Talent Show Finals | 12:55pm
  • Friday, February 8, 2019 – Hoover City Schools Show Choir Showcase | 6:00-9:00pm
Financial Obligation
A $50 participation fee is required as a member of the Show Choir Band. This fee is due December 1, 2018. The fee covers the cost of a t-shirt and travel to four competitions. You have the option of participating in upcoming Choir fundraisers to assist with payment. Please contact Mr. Schaeffer if you are unable to make this payment before December 1, 2018 or if you wish to participate in choir fundraising opportunities.
Audition Materials

Audition Sign Up

Bring your signed form to the audition.