Orchestra Make a Note: November 13-18

Monday, November 13 Final Rehearsal Full Symphonic Orchestra 6:30 – 8:00 Tuesday, November 14 AHS FALL ORCHESTRA CONCERT! 7:00 p.m. AHS Aud Students in formal concert attire Students should arrive 6:15 – 6:30. This is going to be a fantastic concert! Wednesday, November 15 Chamber Strings 3:25-4:15 and ABOB Dine Out at Riviera Maya 11am-9pm … [Read more…]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 30 – November 4

Monday, October 30 Concert Orchestra Fall Playing Test #2 Full Symphonic Orchestra 3:30 – 4:30 Tuesday, October 31 Early Dismissal for Sudents St. Baldrick’s Event during 4th hour Please consider donating to those students who are shaving their heads for this event Wednesday, November 1 TWO OCTOBER PRACTICE FORMS DUE! Students have had PLENTY of … [Read more…]

AHS Fall Orchestra Concert!

ALTON HIGH SCHOOL  FALL ORCHESTRA CONCERT TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14,  7:00 p.m.  AHS Auditorium This date is different from the school district calendar. The kids are really working hard and I am very excited for this concert. CONCERT ATTIRE Please have your kids try on their clothes now and make sure everything fits and is ready … [Read more…]

Orchestra Make a Note: March 20 – 25

Monday, March 20 Pit 3:30 – 5:00 Tuesday, March 21 Symphonic Orch. Winds & Brass 3:25 – 4:15 Wednesday, March 22 Stringsation! rehearsal both orchestras 3:25 – 3:45 Thursday, March 23 Stringsation! Concert starts at 7:00 p.m. AHS Gym Concert attire students helping with set up should arrive by 5:30 p.m. If not helping with … [Read more…]

Orchestra, Make a Note! March 7- 11

Tuesday, March 7 Pit rehearsal 3:30 – 5:00 Wednesday, March 8 3:30 – 4:15 Stringsation! rehearsal Concert & Symphonic orchestras & Chamber Strings gig FCCLA Charity Fashion Show 7:00 p.m. AHS Aud $5.00 adults / $3.00 students arv 6:30 p.m. orchestra room Dress:  concert attire we perform in the pit Thursday, March 9 Pit rehearsal 6:30 … [Read more…]

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 … [Read more…]

AHS Fall Orchestra Concert

Concert Orchestra: Carrickfergus, Traditional Irish Folk Song, arr. Patrick Rozell Scherzo for String Orchestra by Barry Milner Symphonic Orchestra Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, I. Allegro by J.S. Bach featuring the Senior Class of 2017 Ose Shalom by John Leavitt Let’s Dance by David Bowie, arr. John Reed Symphony No. 5, I.  Allegro con brio by … [Read more…]

AHS Orchestra Concert Attire

Concert Orchestra: Women:   Solid black dress blouse with sleeves. Solid black dress pants or long black skirt, like a black maxi skirt.  Skirts should come to at least mid-calf.  No jeans, leggings, jeggings and no miniskirts. Black dress shoes; no tennis shoes. Men: Dress black pants (like Dockers).  Solid black dress shirt or black polo. … [Read more…]