The Mater Dei Choir program has an exciting semester this spring. This is all possible under the excellent leadship of accompanist Mr. Kent Helwig, Assistant Director of Choirs Mr. Justin Miller and Director of Choirs Mr. Scott Melvin. Click here to visit the MDHS Choir on our website.
Please join us next week at Segerstrom Center for the Arts for the annual Spring Choir Concert. It will feature our Women’s Ensmble, Advanced Women’s Ensmble, Concert Choir, Men’s Choir, Handbell Ensemble and the Honors Chambers Choir. There will also be guest appearances from the MDHS Band program, Westminister Choir and the MDHS Jr. High Honor Choir. Over 300 students will perform in the Spring Choir Concert on Thursday March 7. Click here to purchase tickets.
Last year, our Advanced Women’s Ensemble and the Honors Chambers Choir recieved a special award from the Heritage Festival. Their prize is the oppurtunity to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City. These choirs will travel to NYC in late April. You can watch them on NBC Today show during the 9:00 hour on Friday April 26. They will be singing at the 9:00am Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday April 28 and performing that evening at the famous Carnegie Hall with Mr. Scott Melvin conducting.
“I am humbled to work with such smart, inquisitive and caring students. They have an inner discipline and high respect for their art – I couldn’t ask for more. To be able to show them off in some of the finest venues in the world is just amazing”- Director of Choirs Mr. Scott Melvin.