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UPPER ST. CLAIR SCHOOL DISTRICT PERFORMING ARTS
 
Welcome to the Home of the Upper St. Clair Performing Arts Department.
 
This webpage is intended as a central source of information to students, parents, and the community regarding the Upper St. Clair Performing Arts Department.  Please see the list of Performing Arts Staff for links to individual Teacher Pages.
 
    IMPORTANT MUSIC DEPARTMENT INFORMATION:
    • Upcoming Concerts and Events:
      • PMEA District Band:  February 9 – 11 (Mt. Lebanon HS)
      • Heinz Chapel Chamber Choir Festival:  February 19
      • PMEA Region Chorus:  February 22 - 24 (Gateway HS)
      • USC High School Music - The Drowsy Chaperone!:  March 3-5, 9-11
      • PMEA JH District Band:  March 3 – 4 (Trinity MS)
      • PMEA Region Orchestra:  March 9 - 11 (Dubois SD)
      • Combined USC Orchestras 4- 12:  March 15 (USCHS, 7:00 PM
      • PMEA Sing Fest West:  March 17 (Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland)
      • Combined USC Band Concert 5 - 12:  March 21 (USCHS, 7:00 PM)
      • Brothers in Song Men's Festival:  March 23 (Westminster College)
      • PMEA Region Band:  March 22 - 24 (Sharon HS)
      • Combined JazzFest 7-12:  March 27 (USCHS, 7:00 PM)
      • Boyce Middle School 5th Grade Musical "Aristocats Kids":  March 29 & 30 (Boyce, 7:00 PM) and March 31 (Boyce, 2:00 PM)
    Congratulations to Robbie Halpner on having his composition, Tarantella, selected as a winning selection in the High School level in PMEA’s 2017 Composition Program!  The piece will be performed at the PMEA State Conference in Erie in April. 
     
    Congratulations to the following choir students on auditioning into PMEA Region Choir, which will take place February 23 - 25 at Gateway High School:
    • Eva Shenker (Soprano 1)
    • Carly DeCock (Soprano 2)
    • Mackenzie Damon (Alto 1)
    • Jonah Glunt (Tenor 1)
    • Logan Reynolds (Tenor 1)
    • Wyatt Keating (Tenor 2)
    • Christian Jones (Bass 1)
    • Andrew Rauber (Bass 1)
    • Connor Halloran (Bass 1)
    • Jack Smith (Bass 2) 
    Congratulations to the following orchestra students on auditioning into PMEA Region Orchestra, which will take place March 9 - 11 at Dubois Area Middle School: 
    • James Boston (Bass)
    • Matt Higgs (Percussion)
    • Meghan Johnson (Clarinet)
     
    Congratulations to the following band students on auditioning into PMEA Region Band, which will take place March 22 - 24 at Sharon High School: 
    • Alexa Drecnik (Flute)
    • Matt Higgs (Percussion)
    • Abbie Wagner (Flute)

     

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    Looking for a private music teacher?  Check this PDF for a list of local teachers! (updated private teacher list coming soon!)
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