MVHS music students perform in the community, sharing their musical talents in a variety of venues. Here’s a summary of MVHS “Music on the Road.”
- 9/24 – – The Bachstreet Boys Quartet performed in the pre-concert at the Taipei Harmonic Chorus 60th Anniversary Concert in Wentz Hall, Naperville
Highlights: Metea orchestra students performed String Quintet No. 2 ,Op 77 Movement 2 and Por Una Cabeza by Gardel.
- 10/13 – String Quintet played at the Plainfield North High School Choir Concert
Highlights: Metea orchestra students accompanied the high school’s top choir performing Martini’s “Domine Ad Adjuvandum Me Festina,” an ILMEA piece.
- 10/20 – String Quartet played at the Citizen Appreciate Public Safety (CAPS) Banquet at Meson Sabika in Naperville.
Highlights: Attendants included Mayor Steve Chirico and the majority of the city council.
- 10/29 (9:30 a.m.) – Mustang Strings will play at the Troop 81 Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast held in the MVHS Commons.
- 11/15 – Music rehearsals begin for the spring break orchestra trip to Taiwan.
- 12/4 (10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) – String Quartet will play at the opening show of Paramount Theatre’s “The Little Mermaid” in downtown Aurora. Highlights: Celebrating the opening of a new show, with coverage by Dean Richards from WGN.
- 12/8 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m.)- String Quartet will play at the Monarch Landing Annual Holiday Celebration.
- 9/3 – Northwestern Band Day in Chicago
- 9/5 – Naperville Labor Day parade
- 10/1 – D204 Marching Band Festival held at MVHS
- 10/1 – Red and Black NIU Fall Classic in DeKalb
- 10/9 & 10/10 – Chamber Singer traveled to IWU (IL Wesleyan University) and worked with Dr. J Scott Ferguson.
- 10/24 – Madrigal Singers were guest performers at the Hill Middle School Chorus concert.
- 10/26 – Varsity Singers were guest performers at Aurora University’s fall choral concert.
- 10/29 (10:00 – 10:30 AM) – Muses and Apollo will be guest performers at the Troop 81 Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast.
- 11/18 – Treble Singers will work with clinicians at Notre Dame’s St. Mary’s College Women’s Choir Festival and perform at the Festival.
- 12/4 – Chamber Singers will be guest performers at the Illinois Wesleyan University Christmas Concert in Bloomington.
- 12/6 – MadriGALS at Faith Lutheran Church at 7pm.
- 12/8 – The mixed Madrigals singers are performing at the Aurora Country Club, Crouse Educational Center, and a nursing home.