Winter Concert 2016
“We must go and see for ourselves”
Highlighting a diversity of culture, and how we are bettered by our experiences outside of our own comfort zone.
Please choose a prompt from the following, write one page with conventional spacing, and hand in to Mr. Alston by class time Friday, December 6th.
Delivered November 18th, the U of O or OSU Fight Songs are $10 for a school classroom and $50 for a business or residence. Order yours today!
Click on the FUNDRAISERS link at left to submit your order!
Congratulations to the members of the Wind Ensemble for a fantastic performance at state! Top ten in the whole state is something to be really proud of. Saturday was an incredible experience, a fitting pinnacle of a great year of music-making.
Next up, Spring Showcase concert on May 26th!
Saturday, May 14th
6:15 - Arrive at LHS - eat breakfast with SMILES ON!! And get changed
6:45 - Depart for Corvallis!!! LaSells Stewart Center at OSU (across from the football stadium
8:30 - Put on flowers, eat bananas, pre-warmup pep talk
9:00 - Warmup
9:30 - Amazing performance!
10:00 - Sightreading
10:30 - get changed
11:15 - Listen to Lake Oswego and Southridge
12:15 - Depart for pizza lunch (location TBA)
3:30ish? - Back at LHS
9:50 - released from class, eat a very early lunch (snack?) -- please bring food to eat, AND BRING snacks for before and after our performance, since we will be in the thick of things during lunch times.
10:20 - depart for Newberg
11:15 - WARMUP
11:45 - PERFORMANCE in Baumann Auditorium
12:15 - SIGHTREADING
12:45 - Depart for Lakeridge
1:30 - Arrive at Lakeridge, return to class.
If you are free, each performance is free and open to the public. You must be seated before 12:45pm. We value your enthusiastic support!
It's a great day to be a Pacer!
A huge congratulations to EVERY Pacer that performed to today at our district Solo & Ensemble Festival. I'm so proud of all the performances I heard, and proud that each of you put in that individual effort to better yourselves.
A special congratulations to the following Pacers that earned an automatic bid to the state solo contest:
Louis Bourque district champion bassoon
Owen Kaufmann 2nd place alto saxophone
Spencer Schaffer district champion trombone
Thomas Rodenkirch district champion tuba
and to those who qualified as alternates by meeting the high state standard:
Abby Spear French horn
Peter Cooley Euphonium
Brendan Chiang Alto saxophone
It truly is a great day to be a Pacer!!!
Our Pre-Festival Solo/Ensemble recital will take place Wednesday on stage, beginning at 3:00. Here is the current schedule. Michael Barnes will be there, and you can feel free to invite your accompanist and/or private teacher. I will record everyone, and make some notes if you'd like. Come support your fellow Pacers!
If you are not on this list and would like to be, email me ASAP!
Lakeridge High School
Pre-Festival Solo/Ensemble Recital
February 24th, 2016
3:00 Louis Bourque
3:10 Abby Bernasconi
3:20 Peter Cooley
3:30 Xander Abbott (MB)
3:40 Brendan Chiang (MB)
3:50 Spencer Schaffer(MB)
4:00 Thomas Rodenkirch(MB)
4:10 Cian Whalen (MB)
4:20 Katie DeLay-Brooks(MB)
4:30 Cole Evered (MB)
4:40 Clarinet Quartet
Wind Ensemble, check out the playlist of our contest music here:
There's no reason to not start listening right now!