SPRING FULL SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA REHEARSALS

Tues., March 26          4:00 – 5:00            Symphonic Winds & Brass Tues., April 2  3:30 – 4:30      Symphonic Winds & Brass Tues., April 9              3:30 – 4:30            Symphonic Winds, Brass, & Perc. Thur., April 11            6:30 – 7:30      Symphonic Orchestra Strings rehearsalFri., April 12                TBA                   Symphonic Strings to IHSA Organization Contest Tues., April 16            3:30 – 5:00      Full Symphonic Orchestra (Off for 2 weeks […]

Stringsation! Rehearsals & Concert Information

Stringsation! Rehearsals:Tuesday, March 12                 3:25 – 4:00 Tuesday, March 19 3:25 – 4:00 Tuesday, March 26 3:25 – 3:45 Stringsation! ConcertThursday, March 287:00 p.m.AHS GymFree AdmissionWear concert attire Night of concert:AHS students park in back of music suite.Help with set up (time TBA) and clean up.All AHS orchestra students stay in the orchestra room until call for […]

Executive Board Meeting Minutes – January 29, 2019

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Meeting Minutes January 28, 2019 MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Amy Hillery – President Ruth Waggner – Vice President Penny Boedeker – Secretary Jamie Pullen – Ways and Means Cindy Kirbach – Treasurer Ed Gray – Financial
 Dave and Paula Fritz – Craft Fair Jill Mitchell – Spring Vendor Fair Tonya Duke […]

Band Update – 2/25/19

Happy Solo & Ensemble week!!! Today, Monday, 2/25 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30 Jazz Band – 3:30-5:30pm ABOB Meeting – 7pm The Exercise Project continues this week – all forms must be in to participate. We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Tuesday and Friday this week. Friday, March 1 – 3rd Quarter Scale Recordings due – this is a 100 point grade! Info. is […]

Symphonic Orchestra Spring Recital

Tuesday, February 267:00 p.m.Calvary Baptist Church1422 Washington Ave., Alton Arrive by 6:30(6:00 if your ensemble wants to rehearse) Dress nice.  (no Symphonic concert attire) * Bring a music stand from home. * Bring a pencil.  You will all critique 3 performers.  All comments are serious.  Cellos and Basses:  bring your own instruments from home; bring […]

Band Update – 2/19/19

Hi! We’ve got a full week! Just a heads up, the pep band game for tonight has been rescheduled – please see below! The Exercise Project continues today – all forms must be in to participate. We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Tuesday and Friday this week. Tonight’s Red Pep Band Game has been RESCHEDULED to tomorrow, Wednesday, 2/20 due to the […]

Band Update – 2/11/19

Monday, 2/11 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30 Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm The Exercise Project begins today – all forms must be in to participate. We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Monday, Tuesday, and Friday this week Saturday, 2/16 – Winterguards to FHN – Schedule If you ordered an ornament – they’re here! All ornaments that were paid for have been delivered. If you still owe, please […]

Pit Orchestra – Hairspray

Wed., March 6            3:30-5:00 Fri., March 8               3:30-5:00 Mon., March 11          6:30 – 8:00Wed., March 13          3:30 – 5:00 Mon., March 18          6:30 – 8:00Fri., March 22             3:30 – 5:00 Mon., March 25          6:30 – 8:00Fri., March 29             3:30 – 5:00 Mon., April 1              6:30 – 8:00Wed., April 3              3:30 – 5:00 Mon, April 8               […]

AHS Symphonic Orchestra – Choir Rehearsals & Concert

AHS Orchestra-Choir Concert Mozart’s Coronation Mass in C Major We are performing all movements of Mozart’s Mass in C Major, except the Credo, which is cut. Tuesday, February 19           3:30 – 4:30       Winds, Brass & Timpani, in orch. rm Wednesday, February 27      1:15-2:00       Wind, Brass, & Timpani Tuesday, March 5                 3:30 – 5:00       Full Symphonic Thursday, […]