FREE Pops Concert - Oct. 22 at 7 PM
Featuring the Knightingales, HarmoKnights, Men's a Cappella, Concert Choir, O’Connell Singers, Jazz Band, Orchestra, Symphonic Band, performing the music of The Beatles, George Gerswhin, Guns and Roses, and much more.
A Cappella Groups Hit a High Note at O'Connell - Oct. 9, 2014
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Introducing Our New Faculty - Aug. 13, 2014
Music Ensembles Travel to Canada - April 2014
Broadway Desserts - March 21, 2014
Student Named to District Band - Jan. 11, 2014
Freshman Named to District Orchestra - Nov. 19, 2013
Quartet Performs for Veterans - Nov. 12, 2013
Vocalists Named to District Chorus - Nov. 5, 2013
A Gift of Music - Sept. 10, 2013
De La Salle Music Scholarships Awarded to Incoming Freshmen - June 11, 2013
Students Take Part in National Festival Chorus at Kennedy Center - May 14, 2013
Ensembles Bring Back Accolades from Spring Music Trip - Apr. 18, 2013
MUSIC AT BISHOP O'CONNELL
Music education enhances learning, communication skills, creativity, teamwork, discipline, cultural awareness, respect of others, and self- esteem through personal accomplishment.
The music program at Bishop O’Connell High School offers a variety of courses in music taught by music specialists. Classes such as Music Technology, Piano Seminar, Musical Theatre, Survey of World and American Music, and AP Music Theory provide opportunities for all students attending O’Connell to experience music. In addition, three levels of guitar classes are offered.
Numerous performance opportunities are available in our many large and small vocal and instrumental ensembles. Yearly concerts include a Winter and Holiday Concert in December, Piano and Guitar Showcase Concerts in January, a Pre-Assessment Concert in February, and our April Spring Concerts and Showcases. Ensembles include Concert Choir, O’Connell Singers, Orchestra, Concert/Symphonic Band, Jazz Band, Pep Band, Clarinet Choir, and Guitar Ensemble.
Upcoming Music Events