Footnotes Show Choir

Footnotes Show Choir is an introductory choir with emphasis on Pop and Show tunes. The choir repertoire may also include songs from other genres. Singers will continue to develop their skills in ear training, vocal technique, and general musicianship while incorporating dance.

Footnotes Show Choir is an introductory show choir for girls 7th-12th grade.

Photo credit: Jeff Peters

Auditions Required

A vocal audition, dance audition and a written theory evaluation are required. In addition to a prepared solo, students will be asked to sing a scale and sight-read a short selection. The written theory includes counting rhythms, identifying general music terms and concepts, labeling intervals, and naming notes. 1+ years’ previous choir experience and some dance experience recommended

More details available here.

Rehearsals

Our program is designed to be the length of each school year. Rehearsals are 1 hour vocal per week and 1.5 hour choreography per week at the Marjorie Stewart Senior Center, 21907 Southwest Sherwood Boulevard, Sherwood, OR 97140. See the choir calendar for specific starting and stopping dates, and the weekly choir schedule for time slots for your choir.

Planned Performances

VPA strives to give participants many opportunities to perform. Our Christmas Concert is held in December and our Spring Benefit Concert is held in May. Additional performances are planned for October and February.  See our choir calendar for details.

Tuition

Tuition is $590 for this choir for the whole school year. Students will also need to purchase a Choir Polo Shirt (approx. $15) which is the same for all choirs and can be reused each year if properly maintained and if it still fits.

Director

Steph Landtiser

Choreographer

Tara Porter