Go to pvchoirs.com and click on the junior high tab to practice online.
Students who will be participating in the Pleasant Valley 4th-6th Grade Choirs are encouraged to audition for the OPUS Honor Choir sponsored by the Iowa Choral Directors Association (ICDA) on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Iowa State University in Ames. Each year four choirs of 180 voices are featured: ·Fifth-Sixth Grade Select Honor Choirs ·Seventh-Eighth Grade Select Boys Honor Choir ·Seventh-Eighth Grade Select Girls Honor Choir ·Ninth Grade Select Mixed Honor Choir
Approximately 3,000 Iowa students between the fifth through the ninth grade audition for OPUS each year. Individuals who participate in the ICDA OPUS Honor Choir are considered to be the finest singers in Iowa. OPUS results will be announced in mid-October. The students selected will then learn three additional pieces to be performed at the OPUS concert in Ames. Travel arrangements for Pleasant Valley students will be made based on the number of students participating in OPUS. The students will attend rehearsals all day Thursday, November 16, 2017. The OPUS concert takes place Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. on the Iowa State Campus in the C.Y. Stephens Auditorium. Parents are welcome to attend.