Accents rehearse for Holiday Spectacular 

Juanita Rojas

November 12, 2019

Accents are rehearsing for Holiday Spectacular, which they will perform on Dec. 4, 5, 7 and 8 in the Dale E. Graham auditorium. According to director of choirs Katherine Kouns, Holiday Spectacular will have around 540 singers, 42 in the orchestra, and 30 tech individuals behind the scenes. This year’...

Ambassadors continue to assemble set, songs for Holiday Spectacular

Kyle Barker, lead director of Ambassadors, plays through one of the Ambassadors' songs for Holiday Spectacular. Barker said that Ambassadors had many songs in the show to prepare.

Emily Carlisle

November 10, 2018

The students in Ambassadors work towards one of their biggest goals for the year, Holiday Spectacular (Spec). This is Carmel Choir’s 27th year putting on this holiday classic. Spec showcases every choir in the program through a number of songs including only one group and a few where the entire progr...

Holiday Spectacular performances to start this week

December 5, 2017

Holiday Spectacular, or Spec, is a series of yearly holiday performances including all of the choirs. This year marks the 26th consecutive year of Spec. It features many different styles of music from popular Christmas songs to songs celebrating many different religions. Performances start this week, s...

Choirs to have concert on March 19


March 1, 2014

The choirs are preparing for their concert on March 19 in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. According to choir director Lamonte Kuskye, students are currently learning new music for the concert, which is more classical in nature. He said he feels anxious but excited, in part because of the impact of many ...

Choirs to prepare for concerts in March


January 17, 2014

After Holiday Spectacular, the choirs have begun preparing for their concert in March, according to choral director Lamonte Kuskye. Palmer Tweedy, Allegro member and sophomore, said he is relieved that Holiday Spectacular is over. “I’m happy that it’s not as rigorous anymore, and it’s a be...

Choir students to perform in Holiday Spectacular Dec. 4, 5, 7 and 8


November 29, 2013

The choir department has been preparing to put on the annual Holiday Spectacular concert in the auditorium on Dec. 4, 5, 7 and 8. Tickets range from $8-18 and the each show is projected to have a two hour run time. According to choral director Lamonte Kuskye, the show will be shorter this year featuring...

New members find their place on ComedySportz team


November 20, 2013

With still over three months to go until the team’s first competitive match, ComedySportz club is building up its new members. According to Kinsey Erickson, first-year ComedySportz member and junior, everything is settling into place. “For a while at the beginning it was really intimid...

All choirs to perform in “Holiday Spectacular” from Dec. 5 to 8

Junior Sharmaine Ruth Nepomuceno rehearses with Ambassadors in preparation for “Holiday Spectacular,” which will take place from Dec. 5 to 8. All choirs have been preparing for this winter choral concert since the beginning of October. CRYSTAL CHEN / PHOTO


December 3, 2012

From Dec. 5 to 8, CHS choirs will perform in a winter choral concert, “Holiday Spectacular,” at 7:30 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. There will be an additional showing at 2 p.m. on Dec. 8. In order to purchase tickets, students may visit the CHS bookstore or buy them online at TickeTracker. Acc...

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December 3, 2012

Alright, well, it's been a while since I've blogged. Part of it's because I've been busy, but mostly because I've been lazy. Every time I have time to write a blog, I'm like, "Meh, I'll go nap instead." But now that all my assignments for HiLite are cheap cialis onlinefinished and there's not really any proofreadin...

PTO looking for new board members

Principal John Williams talks about leadership and team values to the PTO board members. He said he feels proud of recent successes in the programs CHS has to offer. LINSU HAN / PHOTO


December 10, 2011

Next PTO meeting will take place on Jan. 3 at 9 a.m. in the community room. According to PTO president Amy Kline, the PTO is currently in search for new board members for the next school year. Other than finals there is not much going on until after winter break. “We’re going to take a little break righ...

‘Holiday Spectacular’ to continue through Dec. 4

SING-A-LONG: Members of Blue and Gold Company practice their songs during class on Nov. 10. Like the other choirs, Blue and Gold Company worked hard in past years to perform sold out shows for “Holiday Spectacular.” OMEED MALEKMARZBAN / PHOTO


November 29, 2011

"Holiday Spectacular," which began on Nov. 30, will continue through Dec. 4, and choir students are working hard to perfect their performances, according to choir director Lamonte Kuskye. “We’re in perfection mode. (The material) was pretty well learned, but now we’re just making it better," Ku...