Providing an educational experience empowering students to maximize their potential

Chagrin Falls

Exempted Village Schools

Mrs. Susan Smith

Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind,
flight to the imagination and life to everything. 

Choir Concert Dates

Saturday, December 1---Select Choir - Deck the Falls Performance (Town Hall)
Friday, December 7 --- Select Choir - United Methodist Church Women's Luncheon (Field Trip during school)
Thursday, December 13---Choir and Select Choir (PAC 7pm)    
Friday, May 10 --- CFIS Choir/CFIS Select Choir/Gurney Tiger Beats (PAC 5:30 p.m.) 
Wednesday, May 15---Select Choir: Meals on Wheels Performance (Field Trip during school day.)
Monday, May 27---Select Choir- Chagrin Falls Memorial Day Parade
Congratulations new Select Choir members! Please remember that if you were not selected for this group you are welcome to join the choir that meets during your encore block. The first rehearsal will be Tuesday, September 4 from 3:30-4:15 in Mrs. Smith's music room. Please pick up your child at 4:15 in the Intermediate School pick up line (outside of the Middle School along the side of the PAC).

Music Course Descriptions taught by Mrs. Smith

General Music: Students will continue their musical growth in singing, music reading, playing classroom instruments, improvising and brief study of composers.  Students will learn to perform ensembles within the music classroom. Students are expected to bring their chromebook with them to every class.
5th/6th Grade Choir:  Students will begin their musical growth in choral music by reading/identifying pitches and rhythms, developing proper breathing technique, developing proper technique for tone quality and vowel formation, demonstrating proper body positions for singing, performing pieces in 2 part harmony and blending their voice with others within a vocal ensemble. Students will perform 2 concerts, one in December and one in May. Students are expected to bring their Chromebook to every class.  

Music Websites

Mrs. Susan Smith

Mrs. Susan Smith
4th-5th-6th Grade General Music
C.F.I.S. Choir
C.F.I.S. Select Choir 
C.F.I.S. Encore Department Chair
Chagrin Falls Intermediate School
(440) 893-7690 X4214
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