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The MV Current

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How Choir Seniors are Handling the Year Cancelled

How Choir Seniors are Spending Their Time

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

May 13, 2020

The cancellation of the rest of the school year has been a lot to take in for the music department. Events such as ISSMA, a cappella showcase, Spring Sing, and a few smaller events have all been cancelled. Although there is nothing that can be done, it still was such a sudden shock. With a loss like ...

Spring Sing Cancelled

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Writer

April 23, 2020

The coronavirus has put a damper on many opportunities that only come at the end of the school year. The Spring Sing concert thrown by the choir department is one of them. The tradition of Spring Sing has been a major reason seniors look forward to their senior year of choir. It’s a concert complet...

Solo & Ensemble Preparation Story

Claire Jaques, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

On February 8, 2020, many students of MVHS Choirs will be participating in District Solo & Ensemble. This event occurs every year, but there will be many groups entering as Group I soloists or ensembles. With these ensembles, students can enter as a duo, a trio, quartet, or a larger ensemble. I am i...

Leadership Workshop

Taylor Jones, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

I had the amazing opportunity to go to Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser’s Student Leadership Workshop at Decatur High School on Thursday, August 29th. The cost was $35, and it was worth every single penny. For those of you who do not know who Dr. Tim is, allow me to explain. He is a well-known name in the mus...

Spring Sing 2019: The Soundtrack of Our Lives

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

May 20, 2019

The Mt. Vernon choir Spring Sing was on Friday, May 10th and Saturday, May 11th. The shows were held at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. “It brings everyone together to celebrate the final performance with the seniors,” said Abigail Tucker, 11. Spring Sing is the whole choir joining to...

Men’s Choir at Mt. Vernon

Dustin Meek (9), Liam Bass (10) and Kyran Maxfield (9) warming up

Katelynn Hexamer, MVC Photographer

May 10, 2019

This year was the first year the music department started an all men choir. They meet in SRT every day for 30 minutes. They manage despite having the constructed responses on Monday, sophomores having Study Island to do, and for silent reading days on Wednesdays. At the beginning of their class, they ...

MV choirs earn Gold ratings at ISSMA

Joan Lee, MVC Features and Reviews Editor

May 2, 2019

On April 13, Mt. Vernon High School choirs went to the Indiana State School Music Association’s Large Group Festival. At ISSMA, choral director Ms. Anderson and all MV choirs were evaluated on music performance activities. The choirs sang the choral music they have learned and were judged for the quality...

Dreams come true for MV choirs

Group photo at Epcot

Joan Lee, MVC Features and Reviews Editor

April 5, 2019

Over spring break, Mt. Vernon High School choirs, Chamber Singers and Women’s Choir, went to Disney World. MV choirs left on March 13 and returned home on March 18. The students enjoyed their time at all the Disney parks and Universal Studios. During the trip, the choirs participated in “D...

Snow Whirl 2018

Snow Whirl 2018

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018

Mt. Vernon had their annual Snow Whirl on Saturday, December 8. The dance went on from 8pm to 11pm. This dance gave people the opportunity to dress up and dance with friends for the night. “I thought it was fun, and it was a good Snow Whirl to end off my senior year on,” said Halle Strege, 12. T...