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Singing at States

Singing at States

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff
April 28, 2017
Filed under A & E

Congratulations to Andrea Taylor and John El-Jor, who both were selected and attended All-State Chorus at the Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech from April 27th-29th.  Stay tuned for a spotlight on their experience upon their return.

Singing Through the Summer

Singing Through the Summer

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
April 27, 2017
Filed under Performing Arts

Junior John El-Jor, well known for his superb vocals and energetic personality, has emerged as one of Midlo’s shining stars in the Chorus Department over the past three years. From June 25th until July 22nd, he will attend Radford University’s Governor's School for the Performing Arts and learn ev...

Show Choir Shines

Show Choir Shines

Mrs. Michelle Graham
March 23, 2017
Filed under Performing Arts

From March 16-18, 2017, Midlothian Show Choir traveled to Hanover High School to compete in the Lee-Davis Hanover Festival of Chorus. City Lights and Just For Show competed and performed extraordinarily well, racking up even more titles for the Midlothian Chorus department. Congratulations, Midlothian Sho...

Midlothian Music Department Offers Superior Performances

Midlothian Music Department Offers Superior Performances

Mr. Gordon Rawls and Jake Petrillo
March 15, 2017
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Congratulations to the members of the Trojan Band.  With their Superior Rating on the Saturday, March 11, State Concert Band Assessment, combined with the Superior Rating received by the Trojan Marching Band in October,  they have completed their 19th total and 3rd consecutive VBODA Commonwealth of Virginia ...

A Night of Stunning Stars

A Night of Stunning Stars

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under A & E

On the evening of Friday, February 17, 2017, Midlo's choral groups took the stage for the annual Night of Stars. City Lights, Rhythmic Drive, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show, accompanied by Show Choir Band, showcased their competition performances. The auditorium, filled with ecstatic students and ...

Serenading Senior Citizens

Serenading Senior Citizens

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer
December 13, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

On Saturday, December 9, 2016, Tri M Music Honor Society visited two area senior adult facilities, Chesterfield Heights and Spring Arbor and sang Christmas carols. The students enjoyed interacting with the residents and spreading holiday joy. The residents appreciated the entertainment, and some even sang along. ...

Endless Talent

Endless Talent

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
June 1, 2016
Filed under A & E, News from the Classroom

During second period on Friday, May 27th, the students of Midlothian High School witnessed magic performed by the choral and band students. The students walked inside of the auditorium and were immediately greeted with the lovely sounds of Midlo’s own talented students.  The assembly began as Midlo...

Making Beautiful Music: Chorus News!

Making Beautiful Music: Chorus News!

May 19, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

The next Chorus Boosters meeting will be held Monday, June 6th, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Calling ALL Show Choir Parents! A special meeting for the 2016-2017 Show Choir parents will be held on Monday, June 6, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.  We have exciting plans for next year and would l...

Singing Her Way to Broadway

Singing Her Way to Broadway

Emily Peachee and Eddie Thomas
May 5, 2016
Filed under Spotlights

On January 2nd, roughly 200 students arrived at The Governor's School for the Arts in Norfolk, Virginia, to audition for the Residential Governor's School Program for Music. Out of those 200, only 25 of the applicants were given the opportunity to join the advanced five week residential program at Rad...

Choral Boosters Newsletter

Choral Boosters Newsletter

March 23, 2016
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Please check out everything happening in the world of chorus by reading the Chorus Booster Newsletter at: April Chorus Newsletter  

Choral Students Shine Brightly

Choral Students Shine Brightly

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
February 21, 2016
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On Friday, February 19, 2016, Midlothian Chorus hosted its annual Night of Stars Scholarship Fundraiser. Midlothian choral groups, City Lights, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show premiered their competition performances with a night filled with  cheer and delight. The performances were supported by the Show C...

The Holiday Grooves

The Holiday Grooves

Bobby Stout, Staff Writer
December 18, 2015
Filed under A & E

On December 10th, Midlothian High School had something to beam about, apart from cute Christmas sweaters and contagious holiday spirit: the Winter Music Assembly.  The concert overflowed with holiday spirit, delivering beautiful renditions of holiday songs through both vocal performances and instrume...

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