A Cappella Singing

This course will be a working lab-style exploration of a cappella group singing. It is open by audition to any student in grades 9 through 12 and is worth a ½ Arts credit for the year. We will experiment with how our voices can produce sound of many kinds, how intervals and chords are formed, melody and harmony lines, and finally a wide variety of voices-only vocal literature. Performance opportunities both in-house and beyond will be arranged. By year’s end, we will have learned about the challenge, skill and beauty of making music together using only our voices and bodies.
 
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The Covenant School

Birdwood Campus | Lower School | Pre-K–Grade 6 |
1000 Birdwood Road Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 434.220.7309

Hickory Campus | Middle and Upper School | Grades 7–12 | 175 Hickory Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 | 434.220.7329
Located in Charlottesville, VA, The Covenant School is a non-denominational, private, Christian day school for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.