Rachel and Shelby

The Department

The SparTones – the SparTones is our newest ensemble at WSHS. It is a non-auditioned men’s ensemble where beginning and intermediate students learn the basic techniques and theory of singing in harmony. Students will perform a variety of music styles, from a capella concert works to raucous sea shanties. Performances in and out of school are required. Fees will apply for concert attire.

Bel Canto (9-12) – Are you an experienced High School female singer? Bel Canto is an auditioned intermediate female vocal ensemble, designed to take the experienced or intermediate singer to the advanced level. Students will perform a large variety of challenging music from swing songs, to acapella gospel tunes, and medieval madrigals. Performances in and out of school are required. Fees will apply for concert attire.

Madrigals (10-12) – The Madrigals is an advanced mixed, auditioned, vocal ensemble .The Madrigals consist of advanced students who wish to learn how to  perform at an artistic level.  In order to be the most successful and well rounded musician – you are HIGHLY encouraged to take voice lessons in conjunction with this course. MANY performances in and out of school are required. Fees will apply for concert attire.

Personality Show Choir (10-12) – Do you get excited by the thought of singing show tunes from Broadway, classic swing, or even vocal Jazz? Do you like to dance and sing at the same time? Personality Show Choir is an auditioned vocal ensemble for advanced choir students. In order to be the most successful and well rounded musician – you are HIGHLY encouraged to be registered in another choir class as well as Personality. This ensemble requires many rehearsals and performance both in and out of school. Fees will apply for concert attire.