Presentation on theme: "Quo Vadimus?. Education Students will learn a larger than normal repertoire of music. Students will perform multiple times at multiple venues within."— Presentation transcript:
Education Students will learn a larger than normal repertoire of music. Students will perform multiple times at multiple venues within a two- three day time frame. Students will attend at least 1 professional music concert Students will be able to analyze and evaluate a live musical performance of a professional nature. Experience Many Students will experience what it is like to be away from their parents for an extended period of time. This experience is vital to their survival at a 4-year University Students will gain the experience of performing for people other than their family members or friends. Students on the trip will remember the experience for a lifetime. Many of you can still recite stories from when you were on a band, orchestra, choir, or athletic field trip in High School.
This proposed trip would take place from: Thursday May 23 through Sunday May 26, 2013* OR Friday May 24 through Monday May 27, 2013* *Dates subject to Change
This is a High School Trip No Junior High Student will participate in this trip unless approved by Both Ensemble Directors, the GCA Principal & the students Parents. 2 ensembles will go: Symphony Orchestra Symphonic Strings & Wind Ensemble High School Chorus* Bella Cantata & Men’s Chorus High School Students
This trip is NOT Mandatory No student will be forced to go on the trip In 2011, 56 out of 62 possible students participated in the trip * Choral Stipulation In order to perform to best of our ability, the choir would require a proportional number of male to female voices. Ex. If 25 males sign-up and only 3 females, we would travel & perform as a Men’s Chorus and could not take those 3 females
Transportation by: Air, Motor coach in NYC Performance Opportunities: Lincoln Center Clinic Carnegie Hall Performance Outdoor Public Venue USS Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Madison Avenue Atrium School Exchange Concert
Professional Music Opportunities: View a Rehearsal in Lincoln Center View a Rehearsal in Carnegie Hall Broadway Show Backstage Tour of New Amsterdam Theatre Central Park Performance
Sight-Seeing Opportunities: Liberty & Ellis Island Top of the Rock Empire State Building Greenwich Village NBC Studio Tours Taping of “Today Show” 9/11 Memorial & Museum Times Square Etc.
Cost All of the above is included plus: All Transportation beginning & ending at Sky Harbor Airport (including airfare) Hotel 2 meals/day Performance & Sightseeing Costs Approximate Cost per person: $1,300* *Cost varies in price based on Specific Itinerary
Transportation by: Air, Motor coach in DC Performance Opportunities: Old Post Office Pavilion WWII Memorial Kennedy Center Outdoor Public Venue Cathedral School Exchange Concert
Professional Music Opportunities: View a Rehearsal in Kennedy Center National Symphony Orchestra Memorial Day Concert Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Ceremony
Sight-Seeing Opportunities: Any of 19 Smithsonian Museums including National Archives Air & Space Museum Memorials: WWII, FDR, Vietnam, Korea, Jefferson Lincoln & Washington Monuments National Cathedral Arlington National Cemetery Capitol/White House Tour* (Arranged through Senator/Congressman) Etc.
Cost All of the above is included plus: All Transportation beginning & ending at Sky Harbor Airport (including airfare) Hotel 2 meals/day Performance & Sightseeing Costs Approximate Cost per person: $1,000* *Cost varies in price based on Specific Itinerary
Transportation by: Motor coach Performance Opportunities: USS Midway (Aircraft Carrier) Sea World Disney Land Public Performance Disney Performing Arts Workshop Clinic/Performance @ San Diego State University School Exchange Concert
Professional Music Opportunities: LA Philharmonic in Disney Concert Hall Theatre Performance San Diego Symphony Performing Arts Workshop
Sight-Seeing Opportunities: US Olympic Training Center USS Midway Museum Sea World Disney Land & Disney’s California Adventure Universal Studios Seaport Village Old Town San Diego Hollywood Walk of Fame & Grauman's Chinese Theatre Etc.
Cost All of the above is included plus: All Transportation beginning & ending at GCA Hotel 2 meals/day Performance & Sightseeing Costs Approximate Cost per person: $600-$800* *Cost varies in price based on Specific Itinerary
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