AHS Chamber Strings Christmas Gigs

AHS CHAMBER STRINGS CHRISTMAS GIGS BRING YOUR OWN FOLDING MUSIC STAND. BRING YOUR OWN CHRISTMAS BINDER!!!!   Christmas Gig Concert Dress: Ladies:  Solid black on the bottom; solid red, green, or white on top, black socks, black dress shoes. Gentlemen:  Black dress pants; red, green, or white, dress shirt; tie; black socks; black dress shoes. You may wear […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! November 28 – December 4

Please send in $5.00 for Christmas for Our Kids donation. CONGRATULATIONS to Sam Tillman!  He won 2nd place in the Alton Symphony Concerto Competition and will be performing the first movement of Haydn’s Cello Concerto with the symphony on their Saturday, December 10 Holiday Pops Concert at 7:00 p.m. in Hatheway Hall. Students are free! […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! November 14 – 17

IT’S CONCERT WEEK! Monday, November 14 Full Symphonic 6:30- 8:00 strings 7:15-8:00 winds, brass & timpani Tuesday, November 15 Full Symphonic 6:30- 8:00 strings 7:15-8:00 winds, brass & timpani Wednesday, November 16 Chamber 3:25 – 4:15 & Full Symphonic 6:30- 8:00 strings 7:15-8:00 winds, brass & timpani Thursday, November 17 AHS Fall Orchestra Concert 7:00 […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! November 7 – 12

GREAT PERFORMANCES at the Lovejoy Week Music Festival and at the ILMEA District 6 Festival!  A lot of great music making the past couple of days.  Let’s keep the momentum going forth to our concert! Monday, November 7 Full Symphonic Orchestra 6:30 – 8:00 Wednesday, November 9 Chamber Strings 3:25 – 4:15 & ABOB Fall […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! October 31 – November 5

TWO PRACTICE FORMS ARE DUE! Tuesday, November 1 Full Symphonic Orchestra 3:30 – 5:00 Wednesday, November 2 Chamber Strings 3:25 – 4:15 Thursday, November 3 Symphonic perform at Lovejoy Week Music Festival arv. 6:30 p.m. Concert starts at 7:00 p.m. Formal Symphonic Orchestra concert attire Lovejoy Week Music Festival Saturday, November 5 ILMEA District 6 […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! October 24 – 27

Monday, October 24 Fall Playing Tests continue Full Symphonic Orchestra 3:30 – 5:00 (winds, brass & percussion dismissed about 4:30) Tuesday, October 25 ILMEA Senior Orch. practice 3:25 – 4:15 Wednesday, October 26 Chamber 3:25 – 4:15 Thursday, October 27 ILMEA Senior Orch. practice 3:25 – 4:15 Upcoming Events $20 ILMEA Festival Fee Due Thursday, […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! October 17-21

Please bring in any donations or money to Mrs. Plummer for the ABOB Trivia Night orchestra basket by Tuesday! Monday, October 17 Symphonic FULL Orchestra 3:30 – 5:00 Wednesday, October 19 Chamber 3:25 – 4:15 Friday, October 21 ABOB Trivia Night Student workers: 6:30 -10:00 p.m. wear jeans and AHS orchestra or AHS shirt *Symphonic […]

Orchestra Make a Note! October 10-13

Monday, October 10 ILMEA Auditions! Students should arrive at AHS music suite about 7:15 Bus leaves 7:30 Bring money for food You should get back sometime between 1:00-2:00 Students should dress in nice school clothes All of their audition info is posted in their Symphonic Orchestra google classroom and here on abob.net. Tuesday, October 11 […]

Orchestra Make a Note! Oct. 3 – 10

Two September practice forms are due NOW. Tuesday, October 4 Pick up ABOB Fall Fundraiser immediately after school in back hallway of music suite No Symphonic Winds & Brass. Wednesday, October 5 CHAMBER STRINGS! 3:25 – 4:15 Friday, October 7 No School Teacher’s Inservice Monday, October 10 No School ILMEA District 6 Auditions Be at […]