JHS Vocal Music Choirs

Advanced Tenor Bass Chorus (per director’s approval)

This advanced choir is expected to sing alone and with others a varied repertoire of Tenor/Bass music with a difficulty level of 6 as described according to the skill level designated by Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association. All students are highly encouraged to participate in Oklahoma All State Choir auditions, will be offered the opportunity to sing a solo at solo and ensemble contest and will be required to sing in an ensemble at solo and ensemble contest. Students will sight-read, accurately and expressively, music according to OSSAA level 6. Advanced Tenor Bass Chorus will combine with Advanced Treble Chorus to create Advanced Mixed Chorus. Advanced Mixed Chorus will rehearse during planned advisories within the school year. Required performances for Jenks Vocal Music groups are listed on the Jenks Vocal Music website calendar. Purchase of a designated uniform (tuxedo package from Al’s Formal Wear and tuxedo shoes) is required. A lab fee of $50 per semester is required.

Advanced Treble Chorus (per director’s approval)

This advanced choir is expected to sing alone and with others a varied repertoire of Soprano/Alto music with a difficulty level of 6 as described according to the skill level designated by Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association. All students are highly encouraged to participate in Oklahoma All State Choir auditions, will be offered the opportunity to sing a solo at solo and ensemble contest and will be required to sing in an ensemble at solo and ensemble contest. Students will sight-read, accurately and expressively, music according to OSSAA level 6. Advanced Treble Chorus will combine with Advanced Tenor Bass Chorus to create Advanced Mixed Chorus. Advanced Mixed Chorus will rehearse during planned advisories within the school year. Required performances for Jenks Vocal Music groups are listed on the Jenks Vocal Music website calendar. Purchase of a designated uniform (long black dress from Black & Pink and black closed toe shoes) is required. A lab fee of $50 per semester is required.

Beginning Tenor Bass Chorus

This beginning choir is expected to sing alone and with others a varied repertoire of Tenor/Bass music with a difficulty level of 4 as described according to the skill level designated by Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association. All students are highly encouraged to participate in Oklahoma All State Choir auditions, will be offered the opportunity to sing a solo at solo and ensemble contest and will be required to sing in an ensemble at solo and ensemble contest. Students will sight-read, accurately and expressively, music according to OSSAA level 4. Required performances for Jenks Vocal Music groups are listed on the Jenks Vocal Music website calendar. Purchase of a designated uniform (tuxedo package from Al’s Formal Wear and tuxedo shoes) is required. A lab fee of $50 per semester is required.

Beginning Treble Chorus

This beginning choir is expected to sing alone and with others a varied repertoire of Soprano/Alto music with a difficulty level of 4 as described according to the skill level designated by Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association. All students are highly encouraged to participate in Oklahoma All State Choir auditions, will be offered the opportunity to sing a solo at solo and ensemble contest and will be required to sing in an ensemble at solo and ensemble contest. Students will sight-read, accurately and expressively, music according to OSSAA level 4. Required performances for Jenks Vocal Music groups are listed on the Jenks Vocal Music website calendar. Purchase of a designated uniform (long black dress from Black & Pink and black closed toe shoes) is required. A lab fee of $50 per semester is required.