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Three Fun Halloween Events in October!

Three Fun Halloween Events in October!

3 fun Events happening this October!
Check out the video link for Upcoming Events, next week:

  •  MUSIC & DANCE Medal pick -up next week, outside at Myriad – Wear your Costumes! 
  • MUSIC & DANCE HALLOWEEN CONTESTS at Myriad . Follow the steps below to qualify.

Medal Level Pick-up Dates at Myriad for MUSIC & DANCE Awards.
We’ll be here in the parking lot at Myriad, with your medal awards from School Year 2019-2020 ready for you! Come in your costumes to receive your award and pick up some Halloween treats. We will be ready for you on these dates, at Myriad, 2250 Palm Ave, San Mateo.
See you soon!
Monday Oct 26, 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Tuesday Oct 27, 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Thursday Oct 29, 3:00 – 6:00 pm

Halloween Contest Submissions
MUSIC STUDENTS: Halloween Scary Story Soundscape Contest.

Win a personalized cozy sweatshirt and a featured spot on Myriad’s Homepage.
Check out these spooky stories in BOX here.
The less scary story for our students ages 4 -7 is called “The Ghost Who Loved To Host”.
The scarier story for all ages is called “The Scarecrow.” We’ve asked our narrator friend Bob, to record these for you, and now we need YOU to create the musical soundscape to give these stories a spooky atmosphere. Student Submissions are due on Halloween, Oct 31. 

Step 1: Choose your story of choice, and listen to it a few times.
Step 2: Check out the sample spooky sounds some of Myriad’s teachers have created on their instruments in this same BOX folder. See if you can make them too, or create some of your own. You can also compose little short melodies to accompany parts of the story you choose.
Step 3: When you’re ready, listen to the story on your headphones / earbuds, and record the sound effects. Save this  file as an mp3. 

Step 4: Label your file with 

  • Your name
  • The Story (either ‘Scarecrow’ or ‘Ghost’)  

Step 5: Upload your soundscape to the same BOX folder. 
Step 6: We’ll listen to them all and choose the winning soundscape, one for each story.
Our audio editors will put your audio track together with the story. 

The winner will be announced the week after Halloween!

DANCE Students: Shadow Dance Contest

Win a personalized cozy sweatshirt and a featured spot on Myriad’s Homepage.
Check out Teacher Amanda’s Shadow Dance in BOX. You’ll see her sample.
Here’s how you can create your own version, choosing your own spooky music.

The winner will be announced the week after Halloween!

Have Fun with these Halloween projects ~ Can’t wait to see what you come up with!
Stay tuned for more Owner Insight Videos and Quick Tips throughout the year on our
Parent Resources link at https://www.myriadmusic.net/frequently-asked-questions/