Thursday, May 30, 2013

BHS Spring Sing is TONIGHT

 Don't Miss BHS Spring Sing TONIGHT! 
Remember these talented BHS alumni?  They rocked the stage at Spring Sing!  Don't miss tonight's episode of.... you guessed it, BHS Spring Sing!  Maybe these famous alumni will be spotted along with others singing the traditional alumni song on stage.
Our seniors are out of school, finishing up finals, and preparing for graduation ceremonies.  Here is their last chance to grace the BHS stage with their extraordinary talents.  Usually hosted by graduating seniors with style, grace, and a little bit of humor sprinkled in, Spring Sing is a vocal talent display like none other!  From freshmen to seniors and even beyond to the alumni stage gathering, tonight will be sure to enlighten, entertain, and maybe even put a tear in your eye.  There's even a special performance by the BHS Chorus and a final farewell to our seniors.
So don’t miss the music TONIGHT, Thursday, May 30, at 7:30 pm at the air-conditioned BHS Fogelberg Performing Arts Center.
BHS Spring Sing is free!

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Great East and Upcoming Music Department Events

Chorus Successful at Great East Festival

On Friday, May 17th, the Burlington High School Chorus and Select Singers travelled to Western Massachusetts to participate in the Great East Festival.  The Select Singers won the platinum award while the Chorus won the high gold award!  After a successful set of performances, they hopped over to Six Flags for an afternoon of rides and adventure.  This annual outing provided a fun culmination to a musical year of performances for the Chorus and Select Singers, who did a magnificent job of representing Burlington at the Festival!

Upcoming BHS music events for your calendar include the following:

* Memorial Day Parade participation by the BHS Marching Band, Monday, May 26th
* Spring Sing, Thursday, May 30th
* Spring Banquet for the Concert Band and Chorus/Select Singers, Thursday, June 13th

And congratulations to our graduating seniors, whose music has touched our hearts for 4 years!  Thanks for sharing your musical talents with us, and we look forward to hearing about all of your successful futures in your years beyond Burlington High School!


Wednesday, May 8, 2013

BHS Spring Concert Ready to Take the Stage

The Burlington High School Music Department will present its annual Spring Concert on Thursday, May 0, in the Fobelberg Performing Arts Center of the high school.  The concert will begin at 7:30 pm.
Performing at their final concert of the year will be the BHS Chorus and Select Singers under the direction of John Middleton-Cox, and the BHS Jazz Ensemble and BHS Concert Band, under the baton of Matt Lovell.

Come check out the amazing music department at BHS for their last performance opportunity of the school year, this Thursday evening, May 9 at 7:30 pm. The admission is free. Fogelberg Auditorium is handicapped accessible.


BHS Marching Band at Disney World, April 2013

Congratulations to the BHS Marching Band for their successful trip to Disney World and marching down Main Street, USA.  Representing Burlington in Orlando, the band showed off their many musical talents, including the dance squad's fancy dance moves and the color guard's amazing flag skills.  All attendees had a wonderful time visiting with Mickey Mouse.  Many thanks to everyone who put this trip together, leaving the marching band with wonderful memories for many years to come.