April 23, 2014

Ms. T. Swanson

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THE SOUND OF MUSIC! . . . it’s EVERYWHERE!

Tonight on NBC at 8:00 p.m., Carrie Underwood will be staring as Maria in a live performance of the “Sound of Music!”  I hope your family will have an opportunity to watch this unique presentation.  I know I will be… [Read More...]

Settlers Band Concert TOMORROW!

Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 7th is the Settlers Band Spring Concert.  Please have your performer in Mr. Killgore’s band room at 6:00 p.m. to tune and warm up. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. in the MPB. Students are to wear… [Read More...]

Settlers Band (2nd year band) Spring Concert Date Set!

Hello Band Parents! You heard them at Christmas . . . now it’s time to hear how much improvement your band student has made since that time!  Our Spring Band Concert will be Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in the MPB… [Read More...]

TAKE NOTE! Spring MUSIC Program Schedules posted below!

ALL programs will be a tribute to the folk singer, Woody Guthrie!  Come and see Woody’s music come to life through the musical talents of our Kindergartners through 6th graders. Program #1! . . . Funky Monkeys! Tuesday, April 9,… [Read More...]

Settlers Band Concert Success!

Thank you to all the families and friends who attended the Settlers Band debut concert last night!  What a wonderful celebration for our new band!  I wish you all a Merry MUSICAL Christmas.  Mrs. Swanson

Funky Monkey T-Shirts

Greetings Funky Parents!  If your Monkey is new to the Funky Monkeys or needed to order a new shirt . . . they came in today!  As always, Graffi-T-Shirts in Gresham did a wonderful job!  If you have not sent… [Read More...]

Funky Monkeys say . . .

“All I want for Christmas is a ukulele!”  Those students who already have a ukulele are enjoying taking Christmas music home to play all by themselves while singing some of their favorite holiday songs!  The Monkeys have been introduced to… [Read More...]

Settlers Band Holiday Concert

YOU are cordially invited to the Settlers Band’s hard fought flurry of notes, rhythms, key signatures, time signatures, and pitch! The battle has been waged . . . Come witness the defeat of these unruly instruments as we perform a… [Read More...]

Middle School Concert Choir to Oregon Children’s Choir Festival in Eugene

Hello Cardinal Choir Parents,  Here is a reminder about the upcoming choir festival in Eugene, Oregon next Tuesday!  All Choir members need to be in the music room at 6:00 a.m.  SHARP!  If your child has ordered a snack/lunch from… [Read More...]

Funky Monkey – Student comments about the Oregon Symphony

What a wonderful day we had at the Oregon Symphony.  The students enjoyed it so much, I wanted to share some of their comments with you “The symphony felt magical.  It felt like we really were someplace else other than… [Read More...]