Welcome from Ms. Pierce and Mr. Caruso to the Duke of Connaught Music Pages! Please check out our Events section for upcoming concerts and our teacher pages to see what's happening in our classrooms. Duke Music Corner. Click here to see the monthly update of what's happening in music at Duke.
Overview of what's happening in the Duke Music program this year! Music at Duke We are excited about all of the Musical experiences that are available to Duke’s students this year. These opportunities will include:
Duke's Musical Production 2018-2019
We will be producing a musical again this year at Duke! There will be many opportunities for student involvement in the production.
- Students in Grades 7 and 8 who are interested in helping to write the script are asked to see Mr Caruso. Script writing meetings will take place after school on Monday's and Thursday's.
- Auditions for students interested in performing in the musical will take place starting in October. For the audition students are required to perform one of the following monologues and prepare a 1 minute piece of music to sing accapella. Audition sign-up sheets will be posted outside of Room 203 starting Monday October 1st. Please make sure you will be available for the spot you have signed up for as we may not be able to accommodate rescheduling.
- Audition Monologues: Bones, The Big Bad Wolf, Humpty the Detective.
Duke’s Senior Choir
Open to students in Grades 6,7, and 8 – Tuesdays at Lunch in Room 203. First rehearsal is Tuesday September 11th at 11:25 in Room 203.
Senior Choir Permission Form
Duke’s Junior Choir
Open to students in Grades 4 and 5 - Tuesdays at Lunch in Room 204. First rehearsal is Tuesday September 11th at 11:25 in Room 203. For more information please see Ms Pierce's Webpage!
Junior Choir Permission Form
Senior and Junior Choir's will be working on a version of Joni Mitchell's "Big Yellow Taxi".
Sing Along at Home!
Duke's Primary Choir
Open to Students in Grades 2 and 3 - Thursdays at Lunch in Room 203. First rehearsal is Thursday September 13th at 11:25 in Room 203.
Primary Choir Permission Form
Dukes Grade One Choir
Open to students in Grade 1 - Rehearsals will start in January.
Open to student in Grades 6, 7, and 8. Will take place on Tuesdays after school - Beginning Tuesday September 18th.
Guitar Club Permission Form
This ensemble will combine voices, instruments, movement and student composition. Open to students in Grades 5-8. Mondays at lunch in Room 204. First rehearsal is Monday September 17th at 11:25!
If you have any questions about your child’s Music Program this year, please contact Ms. Pierce or Mr. Caruso at the school.
We look forward to working with you and your child this year!
Ms. Pierce and Mr. Caruso