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Stars of NFHS Choir

The North Forsyth choir singers gear up for show night! They can’t wait for their chance to grace the stage.

Katie Harrill, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

Have you ever been to a choir concert here at NFHS? Maybe choral music isn’t your vibe? Well now there is a chance for you to view some of the school’s choral students as they perform all kinds of solos and duets. The music that each student has picked to perform shows a different level of skill and ...

An Insight Into Upcoming Choir Auditions 2019-2020 School Year

Students at NFHS are eligible to audition for Chamber Choir and Cantamus Choir. The audition includes a range test and sight-reading, which help show how well the auditionee is able to hold their part.

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

North Forsyth’s choirs are diverse in sound as well as experience level. There is an audition process for both Chamber (mixed choir) and Cantamus (women’s choir). The audition process is the same for both classes. Auditions are open to the entire school and everyone is welcome. Audition dates ...

Holiday Choir Concert

The NFHS choir had a very busy Christmas season this year. They had many caroling events, as seen in the photo, as well as prepared for the annual concert. The choir has enjoyed the season and wants to thank everyone who came out to their 2018 holiday concert.

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

On December 11th, North Forsyth High School’s choir program hosted their annual holiday concert at Cumming First United Methodist Church. The 2018 Holiday Choir Concert will showcase all four NFHS ensembles. From Chamber Choir to Cantamus to Raider Chorale to Acapella Club, the audience had the oppo...

Behind the Scenes: NFHS Raider Choir

Cantamus, the women's choir of the 2017-2018 school year, at the holiday concert. [Picture by nfhsraiderchorus.org].

Ella McCook, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018

The NFHS mixed choir, called Chamber, and women's choir, called Cantamus, will be putting on their first concert of the 2018-2019 school year on October 16 at Cumming First United Methodist Church. The concert will feature alumni from previous years as the current choir works to learn songs previously...

North Forsyth Chamber Singers Invited to Perform at GMEA Conference

The North Forsyth Chamber Singers received an unparalleled honor by being invited to perform at the GMEA In-Service Conference in Savannah, Georgia. The singers preformed a challenging, but exceptional, program on Thursday, January 29th. Now students are back to work on their Large Group Performance Evaluation program. (Photo used with permission by Gene Seese.)

Rayne Crivelli, Staff Writer

February 12, 2015

The Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) holds a yearly conference for musical directors in Georgia to discuss techniques, gain exposure to newly published music, and watch a few of the most select choirs in the state perform. Music educators from all across the state of Georgia gather in Savannah...

NFHS Chorus at Cumming First United Methodist Church

The Advanced Women’s Choir of NFHS warms up with Mr. Seese.

Jack Kern, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014

"Contemporary Masters" is the title of the third in the NFHS chorus’s series of Bi-Annual Masterwork Concerts. This year's performances feature the pieces "Gloria" by Randol Bass and "Requiem" by Raymond Torres-Santos.  Mr. Bass composed "Gloria" in 1990 and currently directs and composes in the...

Singing in the Spirit of NFHS

2013-2014 Chamber singers dressed to perform.

Jacob Blodgett, Staff Writer

March 11, 2014

     The angelic voices echo through the halls as the chorus sings the true hidden spirit of North Forsyth High. The students have heard the voices, but do they know what they are about? What is the Choir? Where do they perform? How can I join? The choir is made up some of the best singers of the ...

Honoring the Anniversary of September 9, 2001

The NFHS Advanced Women's Choir honored the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks during Instructional Focus on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.

Ben Strube, Online Editor

September 11, 2013

On September 11, 2001, the United States was rocked to its core as a pair of metallic passenger jets crashed into the twin towers of the World Trade Center compound. The duel crashes were engineered and carried out by Muslim extremists attached to the terrorist organization Al-Qaeda. The terrors attacks...

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