Amana Clear Creek Amana is pleased to announce that Six Appeal is returning to perform at the High School Performing Arts Center on Thursday, January 29 at 7:00pm.
Six Appeal is a high energy a cappella group from the Twin Cities area. Six Appeal uses a cappella singing to span decades of classic oldies, current chart toppers, and catchy original tunes. Featuring vocal dexterity and adventurous song selection, the 2012 National Harmony Sweepstakes Champions explore all genres with a far-reaching repertoire that will surprise and captivate any audience regardless of the setting. This Vocal Band is one of the busiest touring a cappella ensembles in the country. From coast to coast, the group has become known for their vivid musical style, unmatched energy, and playful charm. Opening for Six Appeal will be Take Note, a young women's a cappella group from the University of Iowa. They are a popular vocal group on campus and around the community! The event is being sponsored by Clear Creek Amana F.A.M.E. (fine arts and music enhancers). Advance tickets for the concert can be purchased at select Clear Creek Amana High School home athletic events and also via email at firstname.lastname@example.org . The concert will begin at 7:00 pm in the PAC. Tickets for the concert are $10 in advance or $15 at the door for adults and $5/$8 at the door for students. All tickets are general admission, doors open at 6:30 pm. The school is located in Tiffin on Highway 6, just 10 minutes west of Coral Ridge Mall. Proceeds will go to support the arts at Clear Creek Amana.
Marching Clippers Cap a Successful Season
On Saturday, September 27, the Clear Creek Amana Marching Clippers loaded the busses and the trailer and traveled north to Marion, Iowa, where the Marching Clippers performed its show “Les Miserable” featuring music from the musical with the same name. First on the agenda was the Linn Mar Festival. The band gave a very good performance on a beautiful autumn day and was rewarded for their work with second place out of nine in a very competitive 3A division.
Following the Linn Mar Festival the band jumped back on its buses and headed to Marion Stadium the home field of Marion High School and the 34th Marching Invitational. After an outstanding performance, the judges rewarded the band with an overall score of 84.9, which earned them 1st fifth straight year.In addition the Clippers gathered the 3A caption award for Best Drum Line. The Best Drum Major, Color Guard, and Horn Line were awarded to Amana.
On Saturday, October 4th, the Clear Creek Amana Marching Clippers grabbed their uniforms, flags, instruments and equipment and took to the road. The trip started in the district with the Octoberfest parade, an Amana tradition taking place in the streets of Main Amana. The high school band had a parade entry as well as our junior high band and both drew rave reviews from the crowds lining the streets of Amana. The day started out chilly and didn’t warm up much as the day progressed. After the parade the Marching Clippers headed back to the school for dinner and rehearsals in preparation for 31st Festival at Kingston Stadium. At 7:30pm, the Clippers took their performance to the field competing against thirteen other 3A schools. The band delivered a glowing evening performance under the lights of Kingston Stadium and received a score of 84.25 points, which was good enough for 2nd place in the 3A division. Clear Creek Amana Drum Majors Trevor Toy and Andrey Floryanovich were awarded Best Drum Majors in 3A. Clear Creek Amana also received the caption award for Best Color Guard.
Fine Arts Instructors
Drama & Speech
F.A.M.E. Invites you!
The Fine Arts and Music Enhancers (Fine Arts and Music Enhancers.) group invites all interested parents in the district to join us. F.A.M.E. helps the K-12 students in the district through a fruit, meat and cheese fundraiser, serving at intermissions during musicals and plays, handing out roses to seniors at fine arts events, and assisting at solo contests, among other activities.
With the fundraiser money, we purchase special items requested by teachers in K-12 art and music, industrial arts and drama. The group recently reorganized into subcommittees of Art/Industrial Arts, Drama, Band and Choir/General Music. This way, parents can join F.A.M.E., but focus on the areas in which their children are involved.
David Raim & Kristi Chambers
fruit sales coordinator
All inquiries about F.A.M.E. and F.A.M.E. fruit sales should be directed to the groups email address at CCAFame@gmail.com
F.A.M.E. Funding for Teachers
F.A.M.E. is using a new Disbursement Request form this year for all funding requests for Fine Arts faculty/programs. A completed form must be received before disbursements will be processed. All forms must be emailed to email@example.com.
Disbursement Request Form
This form allows us to easily track expenditures and items needed by CCA Fine Arts Programs.
FAME MEETING SCHEDULE & MINUTES
All meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the high school band/choir room area
Due to numerous conflicts we are rescheduling the December meeting to Monday December 22nd at 6:30 in the HS Music Room.