Welcome to the Vocal Music Program at South! We invite you on-board as a singer, audience member, family member, staff member, or
community member. We look forward to meeting you at concerts and in the Choir Room in Rm 100 (behind the Welcome Desk).
Varsity Choir performs the National Anthem at Super Soccer Saturday
Laurie Meyers directs all 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 Conducting and Kodaly Pedagogy at the University of St. Thomas. She has been teaching vocal
music since 1998 and is passionate about giving all students the knowledge to sing with healthy vocal technique and opportunities to share the music within them.
Varsity Choir & Pop Singers perform the National Anthem at USBank Stadium
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, and for the support of the administration at the school.
Pop Singers perform at Crystal Court in the IDS Tower
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. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband and three children.
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