Students in the Newtown Public School’s Music Department are tightening strings, tuning instruments, and readying vocal chords for soon-to-be performed Winter Concerts scheduled for each school.
The following is a listing, released recently by the school district, of the 2013 Winter Concert dates. Note some concerts are set to be presented at locations other than the school. Unless otherwise noted, all performances are scheduled to begin at 7 pm.
Hawley Elementary School will hold its third and fourth grade chorus concert on Wednesday, December 4, at Reed Intermediate School (snow date is December 11).
Head O’ Meadow Elementary School Fourth Grade Chorus Concert will be Thursday, December 5, at Head O’ Meadow School (snow date December 11).
The Newtown High School Band Concert will be Monday, December 9, at the high school (snow date December 12).
The NHS Chorus & Orchestra Concert will be Tuesday, December 10, at the high school (snow date December 19).
Newtown Middle School Eighth Grade Concert will be Monday, December 16, at the high school (snow date January 6).
NMS Seventh Grade Concert will be Wednesday, December 18, at NHS (snow date January 9).
Sandy Hook Elementary School Fourth Grade Chorus Concert will be Wednesday, January 8, at Newtown High School (snow date January 22).
Middle Gate Elementary School Fourth Grade Chorus Concert will be Monday, January 13, at Reed Intermediate School (snow date January 15).
Reed Intermediate School Sixth Grade Orchestra & Fifth And Sixth Grade Concert Choir Concert is set for Monday, January 27, at Reed Intermediate School (snow date February 10). Note: The Sixth Grade Orchestra will play at 7, and the 5-6 Concert Choir will go on at 8 pm.
On Wednesday, January 29, Reed’s Fifth Grade Orchestra and Fifth & Sixth Grade Chorus Concert will be at the school (snow date February 11). The Fifth Grade Orchestra will perform at 7, and the 5-6 Chorus will perform at 8 pm.
Reed Sixth Grade Band Concert is set for Monday, February 3, at the school (snow date February 13).
Reed Fifth Grade Band Concert is set for Wednesday, February 5, at 7 pm, at the school (snow date February 12).