Despite flu and cold season, the month of October promises many exciting music events! Only a month into the school year, the music department has already shown off the exceptional talent of the newly formed Brazilian drum line Samba Band during the Niagara annual Grape and Wine parade. The Jazz band has an upcoming performance of their cover of the song "I Can't Feel my Face" by the Weekenders during the Holy Cross annual pep rally football game. The Samba band will also be show casing their dancing drum line while they lead the junior football team onto the field. The choir and senior band have already booked recording time at the University of Western Ontario. Choir will be recording "Thou Shalt Know Him" while the senior band will be recording "Ancient Carol Variants" and "Holiday Piece". These recordings will be used as an audition tape which will be sent in to Walt Disney studios in Orlando Florida for an upcoming performance/trip. The Holy Cross music department has a contagious case of fun. come catch the music flu with us this season!
The Holy Cross Music Department is a rich and vibrant part of our school. Students from a wide spectrum of ability all participate in this wonderful program, making it one of the most successful in the area. Within these pages you will find links to our Senior and Junior concert bands, jazz band, choir, samba band, guitorchestra, and a host of other groups that help make Holy Cross a fun and very musical place to be.
Holy Cross Secondary School Music
Sign ups for ensembles begin September 8th. First rehearsals begin the following week.