The Hayes Select Ensembles of
Hayes Middle School
present a concert on
Tuesday, May 24
The Opera House
121 S. Bridge Street
The Hayes Select Ensembles are the premier groups at Hayes Middle. The school’s Select Men and Women are made up of auditioned 7th
graders, while Fermatas is comprised of just 8th
grade students. Meeting after school, the ensembles perform a variety of repertoire on varying concerts through the year.
At District Choral Festival this year, two of the ensembles received a rating of Excellent with Superior Distinction and another received an Excellent. Members of these ensembles will be performing in Cincinnati this June.
Some song selections for this concert include Select Men: Good Timber-Jeffery, Barbara Ann-Beach Boys. Select Women: Shenadoah-arr Goetze, Lollipop-Chordettes. Fermatas: Shut DeDo-Stonemill, Don’t Stop Believing-Journey.
The choirs are directed by Zachary Lindquist who hails from Chanhassen, Minnesota. He received his Bachelors of Music from Michigan State University and has been directing choirs for three years. This is his first year at Hayes Middle School. He loves all things music and is constantly inspired by his students’ creativity, humor and passion for singing.
Mrs. Carmen Karkau has accompanied the Hayes choirs for 8 years. She is a graduate of GLHS and holds a B.M. degree from Capital University. She also teaches piano, is a church organist/pianist/Accompanist at Emmanuel Lutheran Church and accompanies many band and choir students for Solo and Ensemble. Mrs. Karkau loves working at the Middle School program at Hayes.
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At the door
$7.00 or $15.00 Immediate Family.
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