St. Croix offers students the opportunity to participate in several musical groups. The choral and instrumental organizations give a number of concerts throughout the school year as well as compete through the Minnesota State High School League.
2009-10 Music Dept. Calendar
District and subsection contests are scheduled for early April. State and Section Contests are scheduled for early May. Please see Mr. Pufahl for more details.
There are several extracurricular opportunities, too, with rehearsals before or after school.
Students who play the piano or organ may volunteer as accompanists during chapel. Please see Mr. Weihing to get into the rotation.
The Chamber Brass ensemble prepares selections appropriate for concert and worship. They also prepare for an annual Christmas recital. This group typically rehearses Tuesdays mornings starting at 7:15 AM. See Mr. Pufahl for more details.
Oakdale Avenue Jazz
Jazz Band members enjoy preparing selections for concerts. See Mr. Pufahl for more details.
Pep Band shows spirit at sporting events.
The Croixaliers, the official Ambassadors of SCLHS, is a select singing group chosen through auditions that performs at school concerts and many off-campus events at area worship services.
Croixaliers Schedule for 2009-10
Students interested in providing contemporary worship music during the daily chapel services practice vocals, keyboard, guitars, and drums under the direction of Mr. Gibson. Performances include occasional chapel services and Starlight Dinner Concert.