Helena Harmonies Performance Dates:
Spring Concert ~ Thursday, April 19 ~ 6:45 p.m. School Cafeteria
Shelby County Elementary Choral Festival ~ Tuesday, April 24 ~ Metro Church of God, Birmingham
Helena Intermediate/Helena Middle Joint Concert ~ Tuesday, May 15 ~ Kingwood Church
You are invited to the third grade music program “Third Grade Goes to Broadway” on Thursday, February 22nd at 6:45 p.m. in the Helena Intermediate School cafeteria. Come listen to your favorite Broadway melody!!
Helena Harmonies is our performance group here at Helena Intermediate School. This is open to fourth and fifth grade students. Helena Harmonies will rehearse on Wednesday and/or Thursday mornings, 7:00 a.m. until 7:40 a.m. We will perform a Christmas concert and a Spring concert. The students will also participate in the Shelby County Elementary Choral Festival in April.
Information letters are available in the music room. If you have any questions, please email me – firstname.lastname@example.org or call – 682-5520.
Students at Helena Intermediate School come to music class once a week for 30 minutes. In music, students sing, play instruments, move listen to, analyze, describe, and evaluate a variety of music from around America and around the world.
Fourth and Fifth grade students will begin using recorders in weekly music classes. Recorder instruction is an important part of the music curriculum for grades four and five. Playing recorder helps students develop better musicianship and note-reading skills.
As recorder specialist Artie Almeida says, “Oh, humble little recorder: How (and why) do I love thee? Let me count the ways.”
2. Motivational to young students
3. Powerful notational instructional tool
4. Lots of bang for the buck!
Recorders are available for purchase in the music room for $7.00. Checks are payable to Helena Intermediate School. We use Yamaha soprano recorders, which are available in green, blue, pink and ivory.