2015 Choir Backstage Archive



Remaining 2015 TERM 4 performances

Dec 13th Christmas Concert – Joyful and a Christmas song at Knox Church Bealey Avenue (Click the link for permission and details)


PRIZEGIVINGS Dec 11, 14, 15 (full choir for each prizegiving!)

Contemporary Music Theory 

Please try “the contemporary music course” website out and let me know how you useful find it compared tohttp://chisnallwoodmusic.org.nz/useful-music-links/ or at http://chisnallwoodmusic.org.nz/music-theory-videos/
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(I found a spelling mistake in number 6 video!)


Here’s the music/lyrics for songs

JINGLE BELL ROCK lyrics – Dec 13th

Jingle Bell Rock in bb – Voice (new music as used on Dec 1st)

Final Countdown (sheet music)

Final-Countdown Lyrics (lyrics) – prizegivings – Please memorise

Joyful-Joyful – Dec 13 and prizegivings

National Anthem will be sung at all prizegivings. First verse led by Max and Anika, 2nd verse led by Tamsyn


Lord of the rings – Vocals (Olivia Welsh, solo with orchestra)

Someday at Christmas (with backing band)


April Sun in Cuba for UKES

On Top Of The World for Ukuleles (lyrics and chords only)


Festival Sound tracks (Red Books)

Short demo of Choir version of “On top of the World” or Full choir with music

On Top of the World (sheet music)

Joyful Joyful. First the original clip, then the arrangement we might use.




Ain’t no mountain


Turn the beat around

Shake it Off (WOTE) version

Singing Matters- stand by me

On Tuesday at Aranui Library we will sing Stickytarday, Shake it Off, April Sun in Cuba, Top of the World and Sway.

All the music, audio and videos for STICKYTARDAY are at http://menza.co.nz/stickytarday/

2015 Sound Techs

Sophia Keown 1
Quintin Kerr 6
Aya McLarty 8
Brydie Crates 8
Nathma Kalubovilage Don 8
Ben Lewis 14
Alice Thompson 17
Charis Naylor 17
Josh McCaffery 17
Keira Jonkers 17
Molly Behan 17
Daniel Brady 20
Logan Martin 21
Rose Cleghorn 22
Hunter Atkinson 28
Grace Thompson 33
Reuben James 33

New Brighton Santa Parade on Saturday Dec 13th

Come and support the Chisnallwood Band and the New Brighton Santa Parade this Saturday 13th December!

The parade starts at 10.30am from Marine Parade, travels down Hawke Street, Shaw Ave and onto New Brighton Mall. Our truck (kindly being driven by Mr Richardson) is number 33 in the parade. Members of the choir and Irish who have black performance T-shirts are welcome to walk with the school banner in front of the truck. Just sign up here

The parade finishes at around 11.15/11.30 back on Marine Parade.

-Santa arrives by boat on New Brighton Beach at 10:15.
-Parade begins at 10:30
-Concert Begins after the Parade
-Santa’s Grotto opens at approx 11:30
-Market begins runs from 10am – 2 with stalls, food and entertainment (including a rock band with Chissy students in).

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