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Laurie Meyers

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Concert Choir
Bass Choir
Treble Choir
Varsity Choir
Pop Singers

 

Welcome to the Vocal Music Program at South!  We invite you on-board as a singer, as an audience member, or as a supportive parent, staff member, or community member.  We look forward to meeting you at concerts and in the Choir Classroom in Room 100 (behind the Welcome Desk).

Laurie Meyers directs five choirs at South High School.  Ms. Meyers grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Drake University and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Nova Southeastern University.  She has also studied Kodaly pedagogy at the University of St. Thomas.  She has been teaching vocal music since 1998 and is passionate about giving all students opportunities

Pop Singers Fall 2013
Pop Singers Fall 2013
to sing with healthy vocal technique and share the music within them. 

Most of Ms. Meyers' teaching has taken place in various schools in the Minneapolis Public Schools, but she has also taught with the Edison Project and at Eastview High School.  She has also taught in Jordan as a Peace Corps Volunteer.  She is grateful for her collaborative and talented teaching colleagues in the music department at South.

Ms. Meyers is a member of the American Choral Director's Association and the National Association for Music Education.  She has sung with various vocal ensembles, including World Voices of Minnesota and American Public Media's Radio Choir.  She currently solos at her church and enjoys gardening, reading poetry, and finding new recipes.  She lives in Minneapolis with her husband and three children.  

Ms. Meyers can be
South Choirs Fall 2013
South Choirs Fall 2013
reached most conveniently by email at  laurie.meyers@mpls.k12.mn.us.
 
Ms. Meyers' Teaching Schedule:
7:15-8:05am Pop Singers
8:20-9:10am Treble Choir
9:14-10:04am Varsity Choir
12:32-1:22pm Bass Choir
1:26-2:16pm Concert Choir
 
 
 

 

 

 

PDF MPS Medical Form (2 sheets)   --  due Thursday, November 10, 2016 for 12/3 US Bank Stadium Field Trip (Varsity Choir) & 3 Pop Singers Holiday Field Trips (12/3, 12/7, & 12/10)
PDF 2016 Pop Singers Holiday Trips #1, #2, #3 Permission Slip   --  due Friday, October 28, 2016
PDF 2016 Pop Singers Oct/Nov/Dec Schedule   --  Does NOT include Swing Night details
PDF SHS Choir Handbook   --  For all singers at South. Students & Parents/Guardians, please sign & return the last page. Varsity Choir & Pop Singers, please sign and return the last 3 pages.