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Soundwaves Success!


Congratulations to all the performers who did such an excellent job at Soundwaves this year!

Night 1

  • Spencer Jackson and Katie Lakus Powerful as seen on “Empire”
  • Maddie Weiland and Lexi Smith Stitches as performed by Shawn Mendes
  • Brooke Wilheim I Will Survive as performed by Gloria Gaynor
  • Sara and Becca Haines If I Didn’t Have You from “Quest for Camelot”
  • Hallie Pattison Never Alone as performed by Jim Brickman ft. Lady Antebellum
  • Maria Hillgrove Like I’m Going to Lose You as performed by Meghan Trainor ft. John Legend
  • Becky Ralich Too Far From You as seen on “Nashville”
  • Mitch Montani Have You Ever Seen the Rain as performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • Alexis Novak Sad Song as performd by We Are the Kings ft. Elena Coats
  • Tom Adebiyi and Bala Rice Daylight as performed by Matt and Kim
  • Aries Irsin Silhouette as performed by Owl City
  • Maura Wieland I Won’t Let Go as performed by Rascal Flatts
  • Bryanna Zrelak Water Under the Bridge as performed by Adele
  • Halie Nangle The Wind Beneath My Wings as performed by Bette Midler
  • Zoe Battista Jolene as performed by Dolly Parton
  • Cassidy Capan Blown Away as performed by Carrie Underwood
  • Katie Lakus Lead Me Out of the Dark as performed by Crown the Empire
  • Seth Parker Why does the Sun Shine? as performed by They Might Be Giants
  • Winter Franklin I Hate You as performed by Gnash
  • Alyson Finnerty I Feel the Earth Move by Carol King

Night 2

Special Thanks to Mrs. Kipp for her leadership and beautiful rendition of a Romantic Era song in French

  • Calli Puko and Morgan Ward An Awkward Duet as performed by Dodie Clark and Jon Cozart
  • Eily Ford Do-Re-Mi from “The Sound of Music”
  • Nourhan Abubaker Punk Rocker as performed by Sandi Thorn
  • Amya Mebane and Maddie Mulligan Like I’m Gonna Lose You as performed by Mehgan Trainer ft. John Legend
  • Elayna Czap Uptown Girl as performed by Billy Joel
  • Taylor Barbaryka American Soldier as performed by Toby Keith
  • Miranda Bohaski Louder than Thunder as performed by The Devil Wears Prada
  • Jordan Carter You Had Me at Hello as performed by A Day to Remember
  • Karan Kramer Make You Feel My Love  by Bob Dylan
  • Nicole Snow Blue LIps as performed by Regina Spektor
  • Anna Inwood The End of All Things as performed by Panic at the Disco
  • Ava and Michael Boroch What I’ve Been Looking For from “High School Musical”
  • Allie Nomides You Are Your Mother’s Child as performed by Conor Oberst
  • Lena Werner Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen in the style of Alexandra Burke
  • Brent Schelgel Boulevard of Broken Dreams as performed by Green Day
  • Jenna and Krista Albitz Move Along by All American Rejects
  • Hunter Briggs Proud of Your Boy from “Aladdin”
  • Becca Barton Grow Up as performed by Paramour
  • Marie Kramer House of the Rising Sun as performed by The Animals
  • Summertime from “Porgie and Bess”
  • Nestor David See You Again as performed by Charlie Puth ft. Wiz Khalifa

With Thanks to the Following

  • CVHS administration and CVSD school board
  • Officers and members of CVCPSA
  • Calli Puko and Becca Barton – senior leadership assistants
  • Brent Schlegel – stage manager
  • Maura Wieland – president of Select Chorus
  • Alyson Finnerty – ticket and poster design
  • Jack Fantoni – recording
  • CV custodial staff
  • Janet Thorton


CVCPSA Meeting Wed. Feb. 17 at 7 pm

The monthly CVCPSA meeting was rescheduled to Feb. 17 at 7 pm (Mrs. Kipps’s classroom at the HS/MS)

“Soundwaves” Chorus recitals Feb. 10&11 – Tickets available at door or in advance

Thanks to Allie Finnewrty for designing the Soundwaves poster and tickets!

Tickets are $2 at the door or in advance from any chorus student.



Soundwaves 2016

Soundwaves, two evenings of individual student recitals will be February 10th and 11th at 7 pm in the Internet Cafe

Mrs. Kipp will assign a performance night to the students.

Students who aren’t performing are expected to attend and asked to bring a snack. Plates and napkins would also be helpful.

See you there!

Regularly Scheduled CVCPSA Meeting this Wed.

CVCPSA regular meeting is Wed. Jan 13 at 7 pm, Mrs. Kipp’s room at the MS/HS

November PSA Meeting Cancelled

The Chorus PSA meeting for November is cancelled for tonight. It is opening night of the fall play.

December Meeting day will be announced.

Select Chorus at Pittsburgh Sings Chorus Festival

November 1, 2015 at Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland (Pittsburgh) PA



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Mucho Macho Festival November 3, 2015

at McKeesport High Schol




Honors Chorus at Seton Hill College October 30-31, 2015