A Choral Extravaganza
The WCHS CHORALE DEPARTMENT will present the fundraiser concert As Time Goes By: A Progression of Popular Music, on Friday, May 22, 2015 @ 7 Pm at the WCHS Performing Arts Center.
The concert will feature the Select Chorale as they celebrate music from every decade beginning in the 1920’s and ending in the 2010’s. The evening will consist of songs including Swanne, Ain’t She Sweet, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Bohemian Rhapsody, Man in the Mirror, Rolling in the Deep, and many, many more! Tickets are $5 and can be purchased through the Performing Arts Center Box Office. Proceeds will go towards enriching student education and opportunities in the choir department.
Tickets will be available at the door, or can be ordered by calling the Performing Arts Center box at 574-371-5040.
Warsaw Community High School Bands present "That 70's(ish) Show"
The Warsaw Community High School Bands will present their Pops Concert - entitled "That 70's(ish) Show" - on Thursday, May 21st. The WCHS Concert Band will perform music from movie soundtracks like "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban", "Fantasia", "Back to the Future", "E.T.", and others. The WCHS Wind Ensemble will perform songs from the 1970's, including "Carry On Wayward Son", "Hooked On a Feelin'", and songs by the band Chicago. The Wind Ensemble will also perform songs by The Beatles and music from "Into the Woods". The WCHS Jazz Band, Flute Ensemble, Clarinet Choir, and Sax Ensemble will also perform a variety of pop and jazz standards.
The Flute Ensemble is under the direction of Dianne Martin-Ratliff. All other bands and ensembles are directed by Mickey Ratliff and Emily Mikel. The concert, which begins at 7:30pm in the WCHS Performing Arts Center, is free and open to the public. Contact the WCHS Performing Arts Center at 371-5037 for more information.
Congratulations to the WCHS Jazz Band for their performance at the Plymouth High School Café Jazz Festival on Saturday. The band received an award for “Outstanding Rhythm Section” and Drew Tomasik received an award for “Outstanding Solo Performance”. The Jazz Band will next perform this Thursday at the WCHS Fine Arts Festival. Congratulations, everyone!