Santa Rita Instrumental Music Mission Statement

We, the proud and dedicated members of the Santa Rita Instrumental Music programs declare it our mission, responsibility, and privilege to:

Find enjoyment in expressing ourselves through music performance
Represent our school and community with unity, integrity, and humility at ALL times
Set the example of Golden Eagle Pride by always exhibiting Respect, Team Work, and a Positive Attitude
Be lifelong advocates for music and its benefits to students of all ages
Provide a proud legacy for the future youth of Santa Rita musicians

Director of Instrumental Music:

Christian Giddings

Choir

In Choir we work on developing healthy vocal technique and sight reading with emphasis on independent part signing. Students learn musicianship and performance skills.

In advanced Choir, the group gives several performances during the school year.

Director of Vocal Music:

Christian Giddings

Theater/Musical Theater/Drama

Beginning Drama (Year)

This class is available to 9 - 12 grade students.More

Intermediate Drama (Sem. or Year)

This class is available to 10 - 12 grade students.
Prerequisite: Authorization required - prior related fine arts classes, audition and/or teacher permission
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Film Acting (Sem. or Year)

This class is available to 9 - 12 grade students.
Prerequisite: Authorization required - prior related fine arts classes, audition and/or teacher permission
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ADVANCED Drama (Sem. or Year)

This class is available to 11 - 12 grade students.
Prerequisite: Authorization required - prior related fine arts classes, audition and/or teacher permission
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Student Directing (Sem. or Year)

This class is available to 11 - 12 grade students.
Prerequisite: Authorization required - teacher permission
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Stage Management (also called Stage Crew & Tech) (Sem. or Year)

This class is available to 10 - 12 grade students.
Prerequisite: Authorization required - teacher approval through audition or successful completion of previous course.
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