School of Rock

Club Advisor: Mr. Keith Abrahamson

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CHS School of Rock

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The CHS School of Rock is designed for those students interested in performing and/or learning more about the music business. Limited instruments are provided, all meetings make use of our awesome concert hall stage and PA gear. Students learn performance, rehearsal, recording, and equipment techniques as well as meet other students with similar interests. The School of Rock band has performed publicly several times since the club came into existance in 2010. We meet weekly on Mondays after school in the concert hall.

Theater Tech Club Has Begun
The world renowned CHS Theater Tech Club has kicked off the 2015 - 2016 school year. Meetings are held each Thursday right after school in the concert hall until 4:00pm. All students are welcome!
2016 -2017 Has Begun!
School Of Rock meets every Monday right after school in the concert hall. All are welcome, from beginning musicians to already formed bands. This year we'll be hosting a monthly performance in the cafeteria on the last Friday of each month, there will be plenty of opportunity to perform for hundreds of your friends and fellow students!
Theater Tech at Cirque du Soleil
Theater Tech Club visited the Santa Ana Star Center to get an up-close view of the Cirque De Soleil show Varekai during a recent stop on their tour. For a full story, see Gary Herron's article in the Rio Rancho Observer:
Concert in the Cafeteria
On Friday, March 27th during both A and B lunch the CHS School of Rock bands Daybreak and Freshmen will be performing on stage inside the CHS Cafeteria. This is the third concert this year and each band is getting better and better. Come support these musicians as they perform both original music and covers!
Be Ready To Rock!
On Monday, September 9th, the CHS "School of Rock" will be ready to kick of the 2013 - 2014 School Rock Bands. All are welcome. The bands will work on original music, cover material, new arrangements and new for this year: The CHS SOR Recording Studio! Learn to be an audio engineer, create demos, mix your own band and discover what it takes to become a part of the Music Industry. The club meets every Monday after school in the concert hall. See you there!
Cirque de Soleil
On Tuesday, 1/15/13 our CHS Theater Tech Club has been invited to watch the final portion of the load-in for Cirque de Soleil at the Santa Ana Star Center. Like last year, their show 'Quidam' will roll in with roughly 20 semi trucks full of state-of-the-art equipment from their world tour. Nick Morales, the Cirque Tour Manager will be talking to the kids about the show, life on the road, and answering any questions they may have. 

Students interested in attending should arrive at the SASC front door (lower level) no later than 3:00pm, we'll be there until 5:00pm.
CHS Annual Madrigal Dinner Approaches!
Friday evening, December 7th, 2012 in the CHS Cafeteria. Come feel the magic! 
2012 SOR
The SOR Club has kicked off for Fall 2012 and will meet Mondays after school in the concert hall. Next meeting is 9/10/12 which will be a seminar on microphone usage and technique. Rock On...
Meeting Times
Theater Tech Club meetings have moved to Thursdays after school in the concert hall for the rest of second semester. please check the schedule in the control room for upcoming events to sign up for.

The School of Rock will continue to meet second semester every Monday after school.



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