The Freshman Women’s Choir is a select auditioned ensemble. The student’s Middle School Choral Director recommends the singer for this choir. It is a two-semester course in which the student may earn one unit of Fine Arts credit. The curriculum is designed to further develop the singing voice, ear training, sight singing skills and competency in reading three and four part voicing. Phonetics of various languages and a variety of musical styles are presented. Class work includes singing exercises to build and strengthen the voice, improve diction, breath support and resonance. Music Theory and Music History are also included in daily instruction. Sight singing technique is practiced on a daily basis. Additional work includes singing in small ensembles, written tests, singing tests and required evening performances.
The young women of this choir are issued a choir robe by the school. A $15.00 rental fee will be due immediately. Checks are preferred and should be made out to LSHS. The choir member should wear black dress pants, black hose and black closed toe dress shoes.