Donate to Cane Bay Choirs
Your donations go towards competition registration and travel expenses, performance attire, music, and much more!
Select a level below and donate through our PayPal site. Enter a student's name if you wish for the donation to go directly to a student's account or 'general donation' to go to the Cane Bay Choirs' general fund.
We are excited to offer our families and friends the opportunity to purchase the 2022 SaveAround Coupon Books. The book includes a free 12-month Savings App with thousands of additional local and national coupons! Everyone can save a lot of money, and help us raise much needed funds for our choir!
Students receive 100% profit for every book sold ($12.50 on a $25 book)
For every 5 books you sell, you get 1 book FREE! (Keep it for yourself, or sell it for $25 profit!)
EASY WAYS TO SELL AND PURCHASE BOOKS...FREE SHIPPING!
ORDER/SELL BOOKS ONLINE with a CREDIT/DEBIT card:
Go to https://www.sapaynow.com/185366 (Link also can be found at canebaychoirs.com)
Select “Have my book” to pay with a credit/debit card for the book sent home
Select “add another book” to order additional books
SaveAround will ship orders directly to you and your supporters if you select “Ship book(s) - FREE SHIPPING”
Seller will deliver your order to you at the end of our sale if you select "I have my book/Seller will deliver at end of sale”
Post, email, and text our link https://www.sapaynow.com/185366 (Link also can be found at canebaychoirs.com) to family, friends and coworkers so they can purchase books! They will enjoy saving money and supporting our group too!
ORDER/SELL BOOKS with CASH OR CHECK:
Please complete all customers’ order information and your Seller’s information on the order form (found inside back cover of book)
Please make checks payable to
Safely Return the completed order form with cash and checks to your group leader.
Pay for and keep the book sent home. Your additional orders paid for with cash and checks will be sent home at the end of our sale.
FEES - Choral Fees are due by September 11th.
- Yearlong Choral Fee (2A/2B Intermediate, Chorale and Vox): $125
- Semester Chorale Fee (4th period): $50
Don't forget! You can also EARN $25 CREDIT BY VOLUNTEERING for various events throughout the year.
Fees can be paid through Charms, PayPal, or by cash/Check (CBHSCBC) to Mr. Bennett.
Students who have not paid their choral fee will not receive their CBC T-shirt on the 11th. Additionally, students may not travel with the choirs, or put a deposit down for the Disney trip if fees are not met. Please contact Mr Bennett with question about fees.
Important DATES Coming up:
Saturday, September 11: WE will hold our annual Full Choir Retreat (all choir students) from 12:00pm-6:00pm. Join us at 5:30 for a preview performance! Information will be coming soon about this event, but we hope to see you all there!
Monday September 13: - 6:30 - 8:30pm - Chorale Rehearsal - ALL Chorale students should plan to attend. Students who are under quarantine can join via Google Meet.
Monday September 20th: - 6:30 - 8:30pm - VOX Rehearsal - ALL Chorale students should plan to attend. Students who are under quarantine can join via Google Meet.
Wednesday, September 22 - Deadline for submissions for the Regional ACDA Auditions! See Mr Bennett for more information!
Monday September 27: - 6:30 - 8:30pm - Chorale Rehearsal - ALL Chorale students should plan to attend. Students who are under quarantine can join via Google Meet.
ON THE HORIZON:
Monday October 11th - Fall Concert Dress Rehearsal 6:30 - 8:30pm ALL CHOIR STUDENTS MUST ATTEND THIS MANDATORY REHEARSAL. Students who do not attend may not be able to perform in the concert. Contact Mr Bennett with any schedule conflicts.
Tuesday, October 12th - FALL CONCERT! More details to come!
Summerville Rotary Club donation
We are extremely grateful to the Summerville Rotary Club for its donation to Cane Bay Choirs, and to Al Bradham, Tony Pope, and Robert Pratt for matching that donation. The Rotary presented a check to our Director, William Bennett January 22, 2020 for $2,650.00. A fine example of a community organization supporting us!Check out our new pages!VOLUNTEER/CHAPERONEPlanning on volunteering/chaperoning for the 2020-2021 school year?New form coming soon!Do your shopping on AmazonSmile and help raise money for Cane Bay Choirs!Learn more about Amazon Smile - visit https://www.bcsdschools.net/Page/29860and start supporting Cane Bay High School Choirs.
2019 State Champions!
On Thursday, April 25, 2019, Cobra Chorale and Ladies Honors Choir traveled to Laurens, SC for performances at the Palmetto State Choral Championships. We competed against 20 of the best choirs from across SC.Ladies Honors Choir earned 1st place in the Division 5 Women's Choir Category and were 2nd overall in Division 5! Cobra Chorale earned 1st place in Division 6 (the highest division) mixed choir and 1st Overall in Division 6! Additionally, Ladies Honors Choir placed 5th overall regardless of class and were the top Treble ensemble at the festival earning the Treble Choir State Championship for the 2nd year in a row! Cobra Chorale was named the GRAND CHAMPION of the festival marking our 2nd State Championship!!Bravo to our students for their work!! Thank you all for your support of our students this year! We hope that this brings some Cobra Nation pride to you and that we have represented our school and community well! Go Cobras!!
Cane Bay Choirs Benefit Golf Tournament 2019
Thank you to Crowfield Golf Club and all sponsors, donors, and golfers for a great event.Sponsors
Dean Teal Construction
Employ Pro Staffing Services
Palmetto Flats Restaurant & Tavern
Prime Drivers Staffing
Weston & SampsonDonations
Berkeley County Country Club
Charleston River Dogs
Coosaw Creek Country Club
Dunes West Golf Club
Legend Oaks Golf Club
River Towne Country Club
Shadowmoss Plantation Golf Club
South Carolina Stingrays
Summerville Country Club
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The Cane Bay High School Cobra Chorale has been invited to perform on the SC ACDA (American Choral Directors Association) Fall Conference, October 5th - 6th, 2018 in Charleston, SC. They will be the featured performing group on the opening concert of the Conference and will perform for approximately 500 students from across SC and 100 choral directors from SC and across the country! This is a huge honor for the Cobra Chorale. This will mark the 2nd SC ACDA performance for this choir and the 6th conference performance of any type in the choir’s short 11 year history!
The Cane Bay High School Ladies Honors Choir has been selected to perform on the 2019 South Carolina Music Educators' Association In-Service Conference in Columbia. They were selected through a blind audition process, and adjudicated by a panel of choral professionals from around the state.
They will perform a 25 minute featured concert for choir directors and musicians from across SC and the country! The conference will be held February 8-9, 2019 in the Columbia Convention Center. This is a huge honor for these students. We are honored and humbled to be performing for the musicians of our State.
This will mark the 1st SCMEA performance for this choir and the 2nd conference performance of any type in the choir’s short 11 year history!
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CALENDAR OF EVENTSPlease check the calendar on the left for the most up to date information about rehearsals and performances.
The Cane Bay High School Cobra Chorale was selected as a 2017 semi-finalist in the Youth and High School Chorus division of The American Prize national non-profit competitions in the performing arts. You can learn more about this prestigious national competition here:
ATTENTION PARENTS AND STUDENTS- PLEASE MAKE SURE ALL CHORUS FEES ARE PAID. ALL CHECKS MADE OUT TO: CBHSCBCVisit the Charms website to see what your balance is - www.charmsoffice.com As always, feel free to contact Mr Bennett with questions, concerns, or comments at email@example.comAbout Us:The Cane Bay Choirs, under the direction of William Bennett are 5 choirs comprised of 200 students in grades 9 - 12. The Cobra Chorale were the 2016 AAAA SC State Champions, and performed at the 2016 Southern Division ACDA Convention. The Ladies Honors Choir was the 2016 Lander Choral Festival Grand Champion, and performed at the 2015 SCACDA Convention. Cane Bay Choirs perform 4 major concerts each year with great reviews from parents and faculty. The Choirs also provide the National Anthem and Alma Mater for all home football games, basketball games and school assemblies and perform at many community events throughout the year. Students in the Cane Bay Choirs participate in the SCACDA State Honor Choirs, the SCMEA All-State Chorus, the Berkeley County All-County Chorus, the ACDA Regional and National Honor Choirs, the SCMEA Solo and Ensemble festival and the SCMEA State Choral Festival.Cobra Chorale:
The Cobra Chorale is the top performing mixed voice ensemble at Cane Bay High School in Summerville, SC. In addition to 4 major concerts annually, they also perform at school and community functions, present an annual Holiday Madrigal Dinner, and perform on the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston. The Cobra Chorale has performed featured concerts at the 2016 Southern Division ACDA Conference, the 2015 and 2011 SCMEA State In-Service Conferences, the 2018 and 2013 SC ACDA Fall Conference and the 2012 North Charleston Arts Festival. Cobra Chorale consistently receives "Superior with Distinction" ratings at State and Regional Festivals, and were named the 2019 Palmetto State Choral Championships’ Grand Champion. Additionally, they were the Grand Champion of the 2018 Georgia Southern Invitational, the 2017 College of Charleston Invitational and were the 2016 AAAA SC State Champions. Students in the Cane Bay Choirs participate in the ACDA State, Regional and National Honor Choirs, the SCMEA All-State Choirs, the Berkeley County All-County Chorus, 9-10 All Carolina Select Choir at Wingate University, the SCMEA Solo and Ensemble festival and the SCMEA Concert Performance Assessment.Ladies Honors Choir
The Cane Bay High School Ladies Honors Choir is the top performing treble ensemble at Cane Bay. The Ladies Honors Choir performed a featured concert at the 2015 SC ACDA State Conference, were the 2016 Lander Choral Festival Grand Champions and consistently receive Superior Ratings with Distinction in performance and sight-singing at the SCMEA Concert Performance Assessment. In addition to major concerts, the Ladies Honors Choir performs at school and community functions throughout the year, and present an annual performance of the Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten. Members of this ensemble also participate in State, Regional and National ACDA Honor Choirs; the 9-10 All-Carolina Select Choir; SCMEA All-state Chorus; BCSD All-county chorus; and Solo and Ensemble festival.Concert Choir:This class focuses on music reading, fundamentals of singing and performance, and prepares students for advancement in the choral department by focusing on upper level choral technique, sightreading and musicianship skills, music theory and music history. No audition is required for placement into this ensemble. This class is fast paced and will performs on all major concerts as members of the Concert Choir. William Bennett, Director of Choirs.