Jack D. Gordon Elementary
JACK D. GORDON ELEMENTARY
TREBLE MAKERS CHORUS
Dr. Katherine Driscoll, director
Our Treble Makers chorus meets every Monday and Tuesday after school, from 3:05 to 4:30 p.m.
Auditions are held in September for students in 4th and 5th grades. (read below)
We present concerts in December and May, and participate in events throughout the year, including the Merrick Festival Caroling Competition in Coral Gables, and field trips to the new World Symphony.
Our students have been selected for the Superintendent’s Honors Festival Chorus.
Alumni of our chorus have gone on to exclusive chorus programs at Southwood Middle School and Coral Reef Senior High School, where they have won awards at District and All State Festivals.
Highlights of our performances include:
Merrick Caroling Competition, Coral Gables, FL (2012, 2013, 2014)
Merrick Caroling Competition Rotary Award (2013)
Nurses Appreciation Week, West Kendall Baptist Hospital
Martin Luther King Celebration, Temple Israel
There will be a meeting for
all 4th and 5th grade students interested in Chorus on
Students should come prepared
to sing a short song such as “Happy Birthday.”
Regular chorus rehearsals
will begin on Monday, September 28th. Practice is held EVERY Monday and
Tuesday after school until 4:30 p.m. (unless it is a holiday or teacher
Students selected for chorus
must maintain good grades in all subjects and have outstanding conduct.
They must be present for all rehearsals unless they are absent from
school that day.
Students may not leave before
the end of rehearsal.
Chorus is free, but students
are asked to purchase a chorus t-shirt (approximately $12.50) and keep
their music and a pencil in a folder.