• Jazz Madrigal Festival

    February 7th-8th 2020

    The Higley High School Chamber Singers and Bella Notti have been invited to participate in Northern Arizona Universities Jazz Madrigal Festival, the largest choral festival in the southwestern region this upcoming February. This is an incredibly exciting and enriching opportunity that I am glad the choir program is allowed to participate in. In this packet is all of the necessary information for your child to attend this trip. Please review it over with them and return any necessary paperwork. If you have any questions, I will be happy to answer them for you. Questions can be directed to Robert.decoste@husd.org.


    When: February 07th – February 08th, 2020

    Where: Flagstaff, Arizona

                  Chamber Singers performance is at Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary Chapel (madrigal)

                                 16 W Cherry Ave, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

                  Bella Notti’s performance is at Shepard of the Hills (madrigal)

                                 1601 N. San Francisco St. Flagstaff, AZ. 86001

                  Hotel is at Days Inn Flagstaff West Route 66

                                 1000 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

    Cost: Each student should make a payment of $80. This will encompass the following:

                  Transportation to and from Higley High School

                  Hotel w/ continental breakfast

                  Concert Ticket on Friday night to see Shrine of the Ages and The Real Group.

    *Please be advised that students are responsible for two lunch meals and one dinner meal plus any other purchases they wish to make. There will be an opportunity to purchase exclusive 2020 Jazz/Mad Shirts and photos. More info will be shared when it becomes readily available.

    Payment: Either cash or check payment can be made to Higley Choir Boosters. Because of the nature of this trip, Tax Credit CAN NOT be used. Check must be separate from D.C. Payments.


    All money is due no later than January 24th, 2020

    Jazz/Mad Festival Itinerary

    Friday, February 7th, 2020

    8:30am – Depart Higley High School for Northern Arizona University, pit stop along the way.

    11:30am – Arrive in Flagstaff, Lunch on their own (target parking lot location)

    1:30pm – Meet at busses, Bella Notti grab clothes and change.

    2:00pm – Arrive at Sheppard of the Hills, 1601 N. San Francisco St. Flagstaff, AZ. 86001

    2:30pm – Bella Notti Performance

    4:20pm – Depart for Hotel

    4:45pm – Check in at Hotel, 1000 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

    Change clothing/ get ready for evening

    5:30pm – Depart for Dinner (Location TBD)

    7:30pm – Evening Concert at NAU Ardrey Auditorium

    11:00pm – Return to Hotel, Free Time

    12:00am – Lights out.


    Saturday, February 8th, 2020

    8:00am – Wake-up, Continental Breakfast at Hotel Free Time, Schedule TBD

    11:30am – Walk to Ardrey Auditorium for Jazz Concert

    12:00pm – NAU High Altitude and Northern Voices perform

    1:00pm – Lunch break

    2:15pm – Meet at busses, Chamber Singers grab clothes and change.

    2:30pm – Arrive at Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary Chapel, 16 W Cherry Ave, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

    4:30pm – Chamber Singers Performance

    5:00pm – Dinner Break

    6:00pm – Depart for Higley High School, 4068 E Pecos Rd. Gilbert, AZ. 85295