Category Archives: The Parish Choir

A Special Luncheon Performance

What an exciting day!  The Explorers, Mustangs, and Penguins sang at The Parish School’s “Let’s Celebrate!” Luncheon.  Students were thrilled to be traveling by a yellow school bus to the Junior League of Houston.  When they arrived, I shared that … Continue reading

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Musical Save the Date: May 9th!

Though it is a sad and difficult time right now, we are still putting on the elementary musical.  Margaret loved the musical and believed in the arts for the students; her love and support for the fine art program indicates … Continue reading

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The Parish School Choir at City Hall

Today, the Parish School Choir made its debut at City Hall!  We were a special performance for the 26th Houston Food Bank event, “Gift of Produce.”  Through our collaboration with Music Doing Good, our name was passed to the city … Continue reading

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“To Renew Old Memories”: Mighty Oak Bash!

“It’s hot!”  Under the bright sun, the Parish School Choir sang at the Mighty Oak Bash (MOB).  MOB is our alumni picnic, celebrating current and past staff and students with festivities.  There were clown painting faces and with temporary tattoo … Continue reading

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The Vocals to Dancing Spectrum

                The Ducks continued working on their different voices, this time using an amplified microphone connected to a speaker.  With the ability to hear themselves, they were able to copy my voices, “this is … Continue reading

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Voices, Dance, and Slap-Out

“This is my whispering voice.”  Using “microphones,” the Ducks worked on their different voices.  For most, it was a challenge to match their voice to whispering, quiet, talking and singing.  Each needed several prompts, modeling cues, and parity to imitate … Continue reading

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Firsts: Dance, Song, and Two-Parts

“Me-ow, Me-ow.”  The Seals and Ducks are learning nursery rhymes and they acted out “Three Little Kittens” in music this week.  Wearing kitty-cat masks and mittens/gloves, they sang parts of the song and meowed like a cat with the music. … Continue reading

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