Congratulations to the four FHS Choirs that participated in the UIL Concert and Sight-reading Contest on April 6-7 at Clear Springs HS. All four choirs – Bel Canto, Treble Choir, Vocal Ensemble and Campus Singers – earned Division One-Superior ratings from the three concert and three sight-reading judges, resulting in clean Sweepstakes trophies for each choir.
Comments from the judges for each choir:
Bel Canto – “Lovely sonorities. Gorgeous ending, beautiful blend and control.” “A lovely tone, balance and intonation.”
Treble Choir – “Really lovely tone, choir – very consistent blend and balance from top to bottom.” “A fine choir. You sang in a variety of styles and excellent musical expression.”
Vocal Ensemble – “Such a rich, mellow sound – free and unforced.” “What a lovely, exciting and moving concert!”
Campus Singers – “What a fine concert today. You demonstrated artistry in so many areas.” “Listening to you is lik
e a lovely ride in a finely tuned sports car.”
Choir Director Janwin Overstreet-Goode and Asst. Choir Director Mike Tyer