Thank you for your interest in participating in

a Virtual Fundraiser to Support LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts

presented by Alumni & Friends of LaGuardia and the LaGuardia Parents Association

Streaming February 11, 2021

Watch Promo Video for FAME 4.0


Thank you for your interest in participating in the virtual fundraiser to celebrate the legacy of “FAME,” the groundbreaking 1980 film that inspired millions, and spawned the creation of specialized performing arts high schools around the world! This event is co-produced by Alumni & Friends of LaGuardia High School and the LaGuardia Parents Association, both 501(c)3 non-profit organizations. All proceeds will directly benefit LaGuardia High School and its artistically gifted students.

Below are videos, lyrics, and click tracks of the four songs that will be part of this virtual fundraiser (“Fame,” “I Sing the Body Electric,” “Out Here On My Own,” and “Never Alone”). Please watch the videos, listen to the track, read the lyrics, and prepare for your own performance!

Deadline to submit is January 22, 2021!

If you have any questions, please contact LaG2020Gala@gmail.com


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR ALL VIDEO SUBMISSIONS

** VERY IMPORTANT**

  • When recording yourself performing your song, please make sure that click track/playback music IS NOT being recorded by your phone/camera, that you are only hearing the click track/playback music in your headphones, and that only your voice or instrument are being recorded for your submission. We do not want to hear the recorded music blended with your vocals or your musical instrument.
  • If you are using a phone or a tablet to record, please make sure it is sideways so that you are recording in LANDSCAPE MODE, not portrait mode.
  • Make sure your recording is set to the highest possible resolution/ size for your device. Ideally the video is recorded at 1080p.

If you have any questions about this, please email us at LaG2020Gala@gmail.com

When you are ready to upload your recording please SUBMIT HERE to fill out the form and upload your video.


Never Alone

Anthony Evans (M&A ’79, songwriter for “Never Alone”) recorded the piano and provided vocal parts below (Soprano, Alto, Tenor). Please download the piano and appropriate vocal parts to practice and prepare your submission.

Never Alone” CLICK TRACK for playback (please remember to CLAP with the recorded countdown so that we can sync your audio with the rest of the submissions):

Reminder – when recording yourself performing your song, make sure that click track/playback music is not being recorded by your phone/camera, that you are only hearing the click track/playback music in your headphones. We do not want to hear this recorded music blended with your vocals or your musical instrument on your submission. Also, please remember to CLAP with the recorded countdown so that we can sync your audio with the rest of the submissions. If you have any questions please email lag2020gala@gmail.com

Never Alone” vocal parts:

Never Alone” full audio for reference and to playback with dance HERE

Never Alone choreography for Dancers:

Watch “Never Alone” choreographed dance by Charles R., LaG ’21 HERE

Learn the choreography for “Never Alone” by Charles R., LaG ’21


Fame

Please use the track below when recording your vocal or instrumental submission. Reminder – when recording yourself performing your song, make sure that click track/playback music is not being recorded by your phone/camera, that you are only hearing the click track/playback music in your headphones. We do not want to hear this recorded music blended with your vocals or your musical instrument on your submission.

“Fame” scores/sheet music (vocalists, you are encouraged to sing LEAD vocals / solo part): CLICK HERE FOR ALL SCORES

“Fame” LYRICS

“Fame” video excerpt from film

(for reference if you are unfamiliar with the film or song. Please use the click track above to use when recording your own instrumental or vocal submission):


I Sing The Body Electric

I Sing the Body Electric” playback click track. Please use this track when recording your own vocal or instrumental submission.  Reminder – when recording yourself performing your song, make sure that click track/playback music is not being recorded by your phone/camera, that you are only hearing the click track/playback music in your headphones. We do not want to hear this recorded music blended with your vocals or your musical instrument on your submission.

I Sing the Body Electric” scores/sheet music: CLICK HERE FOR ALL SCORES

I Sing the Body Electric” LYRICS

I Sing the Body Electric” Choreography

I Sing The Body Electric” video excerpt from film

(for reference if you are unfamiliar with the film or song. Please use the click track above to use when recording your own instrumental or vocal submission)


Out Here On My Own

“Out Here On My Own” scores/sheet music:

“Out Here On My Own” LYRICS

“Out Here On My Own” video excerpt from film

(for reference if you are unfamiliar with the film or song. Please use the click track above to use when recording your own instrumental or vocal submission):

“Out Here On My Own” instrumental version mp3 Please use this track when recording your own vocal or instrumental submission.  Reminder – when recording yourself performing your song, make sure that this click track/playback music is not being recorded by your phone/camera, that you are only hearing the click track/playback music in your headphones. We do not want to hear this recorded music blended with your vocals or your musical instrument on your submission.

“Out Here On My Own” instrumental version