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Elementary Bands Attend Orchestra Concert

On Wednesday, February 28th, the Freeman elementary band students attended the Lincoln Symphony Orchestra's performance of Camille Saint Saens, "The Carnival Of The Animals".  The students also enjoyed the puppetry of the . . . read more

Music Department Prepares For Upcoming Winter Concerts

The Freeman Music Department has been busily preparing for their upcoming winter concerts. On Thursday, December 7th , grades K-3 will present their musical selections at 6:30. Following the first concert of the evening, grades 4-6 will . . . read more

UNL's Nebraska Show Choir Camp - June 11-17!

 A great opportunity for any high schooler to learn an entire show choir show with nationally known choreographers, vocal clinicians and awesome counselors from UNL's Big Red Singers show choir!  If interested, follow this . . . read more

2017 ECNC Honor Band

On Monday, May 8th, 19 students from Freeman were selected and attended the ECNC Honor Band Clinic.  This year, Auburn High School hosted this event.  Mr. Jeff Hinton, Director of Bands at Missouri Western State University . . . read more

Meridian Honor Band

On Friday, April 7th, Jenna Husband and Grace VanEngen particpated in the Meridian Junior High Honor Band and Choir Clinic, held at Meridian Public School. This was the 30th year for this honor clinic.  Schools participating were . . . read more

Students Selected for Class C All State Band

Thirty one years ago, the Class C All State Band was formed to give talented students from smaller schools a chance to participate and perform with other outstanding musicians from across the state. This year, 10 students . . . read more

Music Department to see "The Sound of Music" at the Omaha Orpheum

The Freeman Music Department is excited to provide this optional music field trip to interested students. Tickets were purchased in the fall of this year as the Omaha Orpheum sells out quickly. We will have 17 students and 6 chaperones . . . read more

ECNC Honor Choir!

Congratulations to the JH and HS students who made the ECNC Honor Choir! The Honor Choir is on Monday, November 7th . Students will eat lunch at Freeman at 11am and leave for Yutan at 11:30am. They will rehearse with their . . . read more

Fall 7-12 Vocal Concert - Thurs Oct 27, 7pm!

Featuring the Junior High Choir, High School Choir and Freeman Show Choir, this year's Fall Vocal Concert will be one not to miss!  Students, please arrive dressed and ready to perform at 6:30pm and report to the Music room . . . read more


Show Choir Costume Fundraiser - Thurs, Oct 27th - 5:30-6:45pm

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UNL's "Bathtub Dogs" perform on Tuesday - watch LIVE!

Here to educate, entertain and INSPIRE, UNL's all-male a cappella group, "Bathtub Dogs!" Performing in the North Gym on TUES, OCT 18th from 9-9:45am (2nd period). Can't make it? Tune in to Freeman's STRIVE TV - . . . read more

District Music Contest

Freeman Music Department is proud of all music students who participated in this year's District Music Contest. All ensembles and solos did a very nice job of preparing and executing their craft for adjudicators. DMC was held at Johnson . . . read more

Music Students Prepare for ECNC Honor Band

On Monday, May 9th, Freeman Public Schools will host the 2016 ECNC Honor Band, featuring the finest musicians from each school in the ECNC Conference. Schools participating are Conestoga, Elmwood Murdock, Johnson County Central, Louisville, . . . read more

Band Students Participate in Class C All State

On Saturday, March 19th, 11 Freeman band students participated in the 30th Annual Class C All State Band in Kearney, Nebraska.  To commemorate the 30th year of this honor band, a junior high band was added.  Peyton Winkle, RaeAnn . . . read more

Freeman Music Department Holds Spring Recitals

On Monday, March 14th, the Freeman music students held their annual Spring Recitals.  Several small ensembles and soloists entertained the audience with the pieces that they are working on for music contests this spring.  The . . . read more

NEWSIES the Musical at the Omaha Orpheum

31 Freeman Students and Sponsors attended Saturday, Feb 20th, 2016

Freeman students and sponsors headed to Omaha, Saturday, February 20th to peruse the Historic Old Market for shops and eating then enjoyed an afternoon of entertainment at the Orpheum. Students have been viewing the musical in music class . . . read more

ZUMBA Music Fun Night! Come join the FUN!!!

Food and fun for all secondary students!

The Music Department is sponsoring a Zumba Music Fun night for all 7-12th graders! (This is not limited to just music students.) Those who attend will have the experience of dancing to Latin-inspired dance aerobics with a talented, inspiring . . . read more

Students Participate In Doane's Fall Festival Of Winds

On Saturday, November 7th, Destiny Buss and Jagger Mayhew participated in the 23 Annual Doane Fall Festival Of Winds.  The students were selected to participate by an audition process.  There were approximately 240 students from . . . read more

Freeman High School Band Places 4th At Harvest Of Harmony Parade

On Saturday, October 3rd, the Freeman High School band participated in the Harvest of Harmony Parade in Grand Island.  This year, the band received 4th place honors in the Class C division.  Emily Klein, Freeman senior band member, . . . read more

Freeman Junior High Band Marches At Applejack Parade

On Saturday, September 19th, 38 Freeman Junior High Band members traveled to Nebraska City to participate in the Applejack Parade.  There were more bands participating than ever before this year, and we enjoyed perfect parade . . . read more

Klein Selected for National FFA Honor Band

Congratulations to Emily Klein who was recently accepted into the 2015 National FFA Honor Band! This year's National FFA convention will be held October 28-31st.  In May, Emily submitted a taped audition, and was . . . read more

ECNC Honor Band

On Monday, May 11th, fifteen students participated in the 2015 East Central Nebraska Conference Honor Band.  This year, the clinic was hosted by Yutan Public Schools.  The day started early with a 6:30 a.m. departure time from . . . read more

USAF Offutt Brass Performs at Freeman

On Monday, April 27th, the Offutt Air Force Brass Ensemble performed for several community members, students, and staff in the north gymnasium.  The band is comprised of 1 French horn, 2 trumpets, 1 trombone, 1 tuba, and 1 . . . read more

Junior High Musicians Participate In Meridian Honor Clinic

On Friday, April 10th, four Freeman students took part in the 28th annual Meridian Junior High Honor Clinic.  Auditions for these highly skilled ensembles were at a high this year, with more students auditioning then ever before. . . . read more

Freeman Students Participate In Class C All State Band

On Saturday, March 28th, eight students from Freeman participated in the 29th Annual Class C All State Band Ensembles.  Clinicians for this year's event included Dr. Jonathan Alvis (Symphonic Band) and Dr. Rolf Olson (Wind . . . read more

Class C All State Musicians Selected

The following students were recently selected to represent Freeman Public School in the 2015 Class C All State Band, which will be held in Kearney on Saturday, March 28th.  Destiny Buss (flute), Rachel Page (French Horn), Jessica . . . read more

Freeman Music Students Participate in UNK Honor Band and Choir Festival

On Sunday, January 25th, six music students from Freeman ventured to Kearney to participate in the University of Nebraska-Kearney Honor Band and Choir Festival.  Our first stop Sunday afternoon was in Lincoln at Southwood Lutheran . . . read more

Music Students Selected for 2015 UNK Honor Band and Choir

     Recently, six High School students auditioned for the 2015 University of Nebraska-Kearney Honor Band and Choir.  Students selected for the band are Jessica Larkins (senior), and Taylor Larkins (sophomore).  . . . read more

Vocal Students Participate In ECNC Honor Choir

On Monday, November 10th, 22 students from Freeman Public School attended the ECNC Honor Choir held at Louisville Public School. All schools in the ECNC Conference were in attendance with a select group of musicians representing each school. . . . read more

High School Band Marches in Harvest Of Harmony Parade

On Saturday, October 4th, 39 Freeman Band students loaded the buses at 4:45 a.m. to set out for Grand Island to participate in the Harvest of Harmony Parade.  We arrived at the Bosselman's Truck Stop outside of Grand Island shortly . . . read more

Junior High Band Performs In Nebraska City

On Saturday, September 20 th , the Freeman Junior High Band traveled to Nebraska City to participate in the Applejack Parade.  This year, there are 37 members in the Junior High band, and we were honored to be the smallest middle . . . read more

Freeman Music Department Receives New Piano

The Freeman Music Department would like to thank the Freeman Foundation, Freeman Public Schools, and The Freeman Music Boosters for their help in purchasing a new piano for the Music Department.  The pianos we have currently in our . . . read more

Matt Ideus To Sing At State Track Meet

Junior Matt Ideus was recently selected by the NSAA to sing the National Anthem at the start of the 2014 State Track Meet. Matt will perform on Friday morning, May 23rd, at the Omaha Burke Track and Football Stadium. Matt also has . . . read more

Freeman Students Participate in ECNC Honor Band

On Monday, May 12th, seventeen students from the Freeman Music Department participated in the ECNC Honor Band Clinic. This year, Elmwood Murdock hosted this event. The High School band was under the direction of Mr. Sam Zitek, director of . . . read more

Studying Styles of Music

Is the sound produced acoustically or electrically? What instruments do you hear? Is the key major or minor? What is the tempo? How are the beats grouped? Does the beat change or remain steady throughout? Is the rhythm syncopated or . . . read more

Students Selected for State FFA Honor Choir

In November 2013, Freeman students began the process of auditioning for the Nebraska State FFA Honor Choir. This began by each student filling out an extensive choir application, listing various choral experiences and characteristics that . . . read more

Meridian Honor Band and Choir

Five students recently completed a vigorous day of rehearsals at the 27th Annual Meridian Honor Band and Choir Clinic. Practices began at noon and ran throughout the day. An evening concert was presented at 7:00 p.m. The students were . . . read more

Two Seniors Complete Band Careers At Class C All State

On Saturday, March 29th, two Freeman seniors completed their final year in the Class C All State Band. Claire Richardson, trumpet, and Trevor Klein, baritone, were both selected to participate in the Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Andy . . . read more

Junior High Students Selected for Honor Clinic

Five students from Freeman Junior High School were recently selected to attend the 27th annual Meridian Honor Band and Choir clinic on Friday, April 4th. The purpose of this clinic is to provide 7th and 8th grade students a quality musical . . . read more

Music Students Selected For UNK Honor Band and Choir

Recently, six music students from Freeman Public School were selected to attend the UNK Honor Band/Choir Festival to be held on the University of Nebraska-Kearney campus on Monday, January 27th. Students submitted recorded auditions which . . . read more

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