Alton H.S. Concert Orchestra March Performance

Thursday, March 18, 7:00 p.m. Perform Toss the Feathers and Under the Sea. Students arrive by 6:00 in concert dress black and masks. Students performing from home will join us via Zoom and also record their performance in their concert black attire. Parents only are allowed to attend.  We are allowed up to 50 audience members. […]

Alton H.S. Symphonic Orchestra March Recording & Concert

Tuesday, March 2Record Brandenburg #6 for IHSA Solo & Ensemble Contest (beginning and stop m. 45, count 4.)Students arrive 6:00 p.m.Enter at the aud/gym entrance and scan temperature at the kiosks.Enter the aud through the orchestra room.Dress:  all black and masks.No audience. Tuesday, March 9, 7:00 p.m. (7:40 if 2nd concert is needed)Perform all of […]

AHS Concert Orchestra Winter, 2021 Rehearsals

Monday, February 8, 6:00 – 6:45  Monday, February 22, 6:00 – 6:45  Monday, March 8, 6:00 – 6:45 Thursday, March 11, 6:00 final rehearsal and 6:45 Concert (audience TBD) Students who opt not to come to rehearsal should participate synchronously via Zoom. Join us via the daily Concert Orchestra Zoom link.  Please communicate with me […]

Symphonic Orchestra Winter, 2021 Rehearsals

Tuesday, February 2 , 6:00 – 7:00 Tuesday, February 9, 6:00 – 7:00 Tuesday, February 16, 6:00 – 7:00 Tuesday, February 23, 6:00 – 7:00 Tuesday, March 2, 6:00 – 7:00   Tuesday, March 9, 6:00 – 7:00 Students who opt not to come to rehearsal should participate synchronously via Zoom. Join us via the Weekly […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 13 – 15

Fall Playing Test #1 is due NOW!   Tuesday, October 13Symphonic Honors ILMEA playing test is due.You can use your ILMEA audition recording for your playing test.ANDILMEA Audition video is due by 8:00 p.m.Upload as an unlisted YouTube video and email it to me.  Wednesday, October 14Juniors PSAT & Seniors SAT testing at AHS.I am proctoring […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 5 – 9

ILMEA $8.00 audition fee is due for those of you doing the audition this year.  Cash or checks payable to Alton H.S. ILMEA Audition recording is due next Tuesday, October 13.  Practice forms are due NOW! Monday, October 5NO ILMEA Practice today. Concert Orchestra rehearsal7:00 – 8:00 Wednesday, October 7ILMEA individual practice – scheduled w/ LP […]

AHS Orchestra ILMEA Practices

I am going to have optional ILMEA practices in person in the AHS orchestra room.1:30 violas2:00 violins2:30 cellos and bass Monday, September 28 Monday, October 5Wednesday, October 7 *Auditions must be recorded by Tuesday, October 13. Please bring your $8.00 audition fee.  Checks should be made payable to Alton H.S. Students will enter at the back […]

AHS Symphonic Orchestra Rehearsals

Symphonic Orchestra Weekly Rehearsals Fall, 2020(Revised 9-24-20) *Please bring the signed waiver form to the first rehearsal.*Parents must submit a health verification form for each rehearsal. Check your email for the link to the Google Form. Wednesday, September 30   6:00 – 6:45 violins                        […]

AHS Concert Orchestra Rehearsals

Concert Orchestra Weekly Rehearsals, Fall, 2020. Please bring the signed waiver form to the first rehearsal. Parents must submit a health verification form for each rehearsal. Check your email for the link to the Google Form. Monday, September 21         6:00 – 6:45 violins and violas 7:00 – 7:45 cellos and bass Monday, October 5                7:00 […]