Unity Music Boosters


** Congratulations to the cast of crew of Grease!  Fantastic weekend of music and fun. Click HERE for Friday night photos and HERE for Saturday photos and Highlights video.







** Congratulations to Vocal Rush on their award winning performances. Click HERE for photos.


**Congratulations to all the Unity student

performers at the 13th Annual Fine Arts Festival. 

Click HERE for video and photos from the night.

 



 

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


Email our officers at: info@unitymusicboosters.org

 

Support Music Education in Unit 7




Latest Monthly News ...


Surreal Sound - Boneyard Arts Festival
    Saturday, April 12

    1:30pm at Busey Bank Parking Lot Urbana.  Students meet in Urbana parking garage at 1pm.  Transportation waivers due 4/11.


5th & 6th Grade Solo & Ensemble Contest
    Tuesday, April 15, Unity High School

    6:00 - 8:00pm

    Optional activity, please ask your student to contact their director if they would like to participate.


April Music Boosters Meeting
    Tuesday, April 15, location to be posted soon

    7:00pm


Vocal Rush - School Board performance
    Wednesday, April 16

    7pm at Unity Jr. High.  Meet at 6:30pm in the Choir Room. 


Unity West 1st Grade Concert
    Tuesday, April 22, Unity West Gym

    7:00pm,  Students arrive by 6:45 and go to their classroom.  Students should be dressed up. (no shorts, sweatpants, etc...)


Surreal Sound - A Cappella Local Festival
    Thursday, April 24, Urbana High School

    Time and more details to be posted once confirmed.


Dough-Re-Mi at Monical’s in Tolono
    Monday, April 28,

    11am - 9pm.  Percentage of all sales will benefit music programs at Unit 7 schools.  Coupon to be posted soon.


Unity East 3rd - 5th Grade Concert
    Tuesday, April 29, Unity East

    7:00pm


Jr. High Show Choir Auditions
    May 1 & May 2, 3:30 - 5:30pm

    Unity High School

    Students need to prepare a short song and bring the Show Choir permission slip. Click HERE for more details.


Jazz ‘n Java Fundraiser Concert
    Thursday, May 22, Philo Franks Center

    6:30 - 9:30pm

    Click HERE if you are able to help volunteer.


** Thank you to all the performers, volunteers, business partners and concert attendees for helping to make 2014 All Out A Cappella a HUGE success.  Click HERE for Surreal Sound photos and video highlights. Overall event highlights click HERE.


Congratulations Vocal Rush at Quincy Showcase of Excellence Show Choir Competition on 3/1/14

    Best of Class - Small School Category

    1st Place - Novice Division

    Outstanding Scenic Design (overall flow, effect, vocal variety, etc..)

    People’s Choice

    Gold Participation

Click HERE for photos

And Vocal Rush at Watseka Show Choir Invitational on 3/15/14

    1st Place Class A Division

Click HERE for photos.


Congratulations Unity Marching Band at Marching Bulldog Competition.  1st Place Auxiliary, 2nd Place Drum Major, 3rd Place Percussion and 2nd Place Overall.  Click HERE to view video and photos. Click HERE for Effingham and HERE for EIU. Photo prints and downloads available.  Click HERE for Senior Night Photos.


Congratulations to all our Jr. High Musical “Once on this Island” performers.  Click HERE for Friday and Saturday night photos. 


 

Until Surreal Sound performing at Boneyard Arts Festival (4/12 @ 1:30pm)

Would you like to be added to our group email distribution list and learn about upcoming events?  If yes, please click here to complete the subscription form

Click this link to view Full Calendar
(Fine Arts & Unit 7)

Click this link for

Subscribe to our group email list

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.

Click here for instructions for subscription calendar

Unity Marching Band Pillows &
        Teddy Bears available for gifts

    Can order Pillows & Bears until supply runs

    out via our online PayPal/Credit

        Card site - click here





New Car Window

Vinyl Decals

1 for $10 and 2 for $16
Sold in Band & Choir Rooms and during concerts and Fine Arts Festival.

Would you like to make a donation to directly support the programs and projects of the Unity Music Boosters?  If yes, please click the PayPal/Credit Card donation link below and thank you for your support!

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