Choir

Welcome to Stanwood High School Choir
 
Upcoming Choir Dates: 




Erik Ronning, SHS Choral Director           
eronning@stanwood.wednet.edu


Required Apparel

Treble Choir clothing:

All Black Dress Clothes. Pants and shirt, skirt and shirt, or dress. If you choose a dress or skirt please have it be at least knee length. Also, we want to have all black legs (black tights or leggings underneath). Shoes: black closed - toe shoes or flats (NO high heels). 

 Chamber Choir clothing:  - Clothes for under robes:

 Guys - Dark dress pants (Khaki o.k.), black or brown dress shoes.

Girls – Slacks, skirt, closed - toe brown or black dress shoes or flats (NO high heels)

 Guys & Girls - Shirts should have a low collar to be covered by the choir robe.

Jazz Ensemble Clothing         

Jazz shirts, khaki pants, closed-toe dress shoes (brown or black).

 


Course Offerings in the Choral Music Department:

Chamber Choir

Chamber Choir is a performance-based class intended for auditioned 10TH through 12TH graders. It is designed to be a well balanced, high-quality soprano, alto, tenor, bass choir. Chamber Choir learns a broad repertoire of music and performs at school, in the community, and at contests. Students develop their voice in groups while improving their individual technique and music theory skills.

Download the choir syllabus:

Choir Syllabus.docx

TrebleChoir

Treble is a performance based class for treble voiced singers in the soprano and alto range. The group has approximately six performances per year. Students develop their voice in groups while improving their individual technique and music theory skills.

Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble is a performance-based class intended for auditioned 10TH through 12TH graders. Jazz Ensemble learns repetoire mainly from the Jazz and Rock genres. All singers in the group must also be enrolled in a large group music performing ensemble.

Guitar

This year two sections are offered. The class focuses on exploring music through learning guitar with emphasis on note reading, chords, and music theory.

The students are required to provide their own classical, acoustic or folk guitar.

guitar_syllabus