February 2018

All Out A Cappella

March 2018

Fine Arts Festival 

Unity Music/Theater Photos & Video

Benefits of Music Education

TED-Ed Video “How playing an instrument benefits your brain” - click here


MLive Website article “The best extracurricular activity at many high schools is band, particularly marching band” - click here


New article: “This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Music” - click here

 

Latest Monthly News

Full year online calendar

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 (Fine Arts and Unit 7)​​​​

Jazz Band
        Info to be posted when received

Show Choir

     HS Competitions
     2/2 - Danville
    Video - click HERE
     3/8 - Brownsburg - photos HERE
​    3/23 - Lebanon - Itinerary

Summer Camp Scholarship Applications
     Due: postmark by April 1
     PDF Application Form - click HERE

    The Polly Anderson Memorial (senior scholarship) application form will be available in the guidance office beginning April 1st.  That application form is due back to the guidance office on April 24th.

Unity West Kindergarten & 1st Grade Concert
     Thursday, March 28, 6pm
     Unity West Gym
1) Kindergarten is performing "Love Bugs" at 6 p.m. on 3/28.  (5:45 p.m. arrival)
2) 1st Grade is performing "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" at 7 p.m. on 3/28.  (6:45 p.m. arrival)

Unity West 2nd Grade Concert
     Thursday, April 4, 7pm
     Unity West Gym
(**rescheduled from 2/26)
2nd Grade Concert is performing "Laugh Out Loud" at 7 p.m.  (6:45 p.m. arrival)

Dough Re Mi Fundraiser
     Monday, April 8, 12 - 8:30pm
     Monical's in Tolono

Unity East Kindergarten & 1st Grade Concert
     Tuesday, April 9, 7pm
     Unity East Gym
     Attire: Please wear something dressy and school appropriate. Please no  jeans or t-shirts.

HS Musical - All Shook Up
     April 11 & April 12 @ 7:00pm
​     April 13 @ 2:00pm
     Unity HS Polly Anderson Auditorium
   Cast List and Rehearsal Schedule - HERE

   Online tickets - click HERE

 
April Music Boosters Meeting
     Tuesday, April 23, 7pm
     UHS Choir Room

Unity East 2nd & 3rd Grade Concert
     Tuesday, April 30, 7pm
     Unity East Gym
Attire to be announced.
Report time:  6:45pm
       2nd - UE Library
       3rd - UE Music Room


Unity Show Choir Camp
     July 29 - August 3 (tentative dates)
     UHS Choir Room & Auditorium
     Watch for details and registration form

Marching Band Work Week
     August 5 - 9
     UHS Band Room & Practice Field
     Watch for details 

Unity Music Boosters support general music and music groups at all Unit 7 schools as well as extra-curricular music activities as requested by the Directors.

Groups Supported

To Support Music Education in Unit 7

Studies show that students who participate in music:

     • have better math and verbal skills

     • are less disruptive in school
​     • have the lowest lifetime rate for substance abuse

The Unity Music Boosters is a group of individuals who meet regularly to support music in Unit 7 schools. **If you have a student in a Unity instrumental or choral group, you are already a member.

How can you become involved?
     • Attend Monthly Booster Meetings
     • Become an officer
     • Support our fundraisers
     • Attend performances at Unit 7 schools
​     • Volunteer


Our Purpose

Would you like to make a donation to the “Music Directors Fund” referenced in the recent letter writing campaign?  If yes, please click the PayPal/Credit Card donation link below and thank you for your support!​

Subscribe to Group Email Lists
General List provides information about upcoming events, volunteer needs, concert info from Directors, etc...

All Out A Cappella List provides advance information about annual concert date and ticket ordering


- Fall Show Choir Showcase List provides information about fall event

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Hot Topics

- Fine Arts Festival - video HERE

-Jr High Vocal Concert - Photos/Video HERE

- Vocal Rush wins 1st Runner Up & People's Choice Awards at Danville Comp.   Video

Prelim Photos     Finals Photos

 

Photo prints in multiple sizes and photo digital downloads available.  Also merchandise like magnets & coffee mugs.  Proceeds benefit Music Boosters and help pay for this photo/video service.
​**Custom gift ideas click HERE
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