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Accents move to next competition after successful first competition weekend

Accents perform a song at the Center Grove High School competition this past weekend. The Accents swept the competition and will be traveling to Ohio this upcoming Saturday for another competition.

Alina Yu

February 26, 2019

Accents will compete in their second competition of the season on Feb. 23 at Olentangy High School in Lewis Center, Ohio. Their performance time will be at 11:30 a.m. Accent and senior Julia Schmitz said, “I am really excited for this upcoming competition because it is our first travel one, like ou...

Accents will not compete at ISSMA choir competition

Accent and junior Julia Schmitz practices choreography during an evening rehearsal. Now that the show choir competition season is over, the Accents are starting to focus on concert choir literature, despite not attending ISSMA State qualifications.

April 18, 2018

This year, the Accents will not perform at the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) state qualifications on April 28. Instead, according to director of choirs Kathrine Kouns, the choir will find local opportunities, such as performing at the middle schools. Accent and junior Julia Schmitz ...

Accents begin preparation for upcoming Holiday Spectacular concert

Last year’s choir program rehearses one of the full group numbers. Every year, all the choirs come together to rehearse and collaborate on their group numbers.

Alina Yu

November 10, 2017

From Dec. 6 to Dec. 10, Accents will perform with the other choirs in the annual Holiday Spectacular concert. Although a month away, Accents are beginning to prepare for the concert. Accent and junior Julia Schmitz said, “We (Accents) are practicing in class and at Monday night rehearsals. In additi...

Accents start year with preparation for upcoming concert

Junior Julia Schmitz looks down at her music at an Accents rehearsal. This rehearsal was in preparation for the upcoming fall concert on Oct. 4.

Alina Yu

September 15, 2017

The Accents have their first concert, the annual fall concert, on Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. Each Accent is working diligently and is excited for the new year’s performances to come. Accent and junior Julia Schmitz said, “I love Accents so far. The girls are so welcoming and talented. Mrs Kouns, the main directo...