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: November 6 – 11

We are gearing up for our AHS Fall Orchestra Concert, among other things! Here we goooooooooooo! Monday, November 6 Full Symphonic Orchestra 6:30 – 8:00 Tuesday, November 7 Full Symphonic Orchestra 6:30 – 8:00 Wednesday, November 8 Chamber Strings-Wedding Ensembles Only 3:25 – 4:15 and Full Symphonic Orchestra 6:30 – 8:00 Thursday, November 9 Orchestra … [Read more…]

ILMEA District 6 Senior Band & Orchestra Festival Info

ILMEA DISTRICT 6 FESTIVAL SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18 SIU-CARBONDALE Make sure you know ALL of the music before the festival:  March Slave by Tchaikovsky and Night on Bald Mountain by Moussorgsky.    If you can, please try to come to the following rehearsal so I can hear you and make sure you are ready:   Friday, November 10, … [Read more…]

Orchestra, Make a Note: October 9 – 13

Monday, October 9 ILMEA Auditions! Students should arrive to the music suite (back of AHS) by 7:20 a.m. Bus leaves 7:30 a.m. Students should be back around 11:30 a.m. Good luck! Tuesday, October 10 Symphonic Orchestra winds, brass, & timpani 3:25 – 4:15 Wednesday, October 11 Chamber Strings 3:25 – 4:15 These is not much … [Read more…]

Final Audition Information for ILMEA Senior Orchestra

ILMEA DISTRICT 6 AUDITIONS MONDAY, OCTOBER 9 HIGHLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL The bus leaves AHS at 7:30 a.m. from the music suite.  Plan on arriving by 7:15 a.m. Students will have access into the music suite in the morning. Dress:  Nice school clothes. The bus will return to AHS sometime around noon.  Please make sure you … [Read more…]

ILMEA Senior Orchestra Audition Info

ILMEA DISTRICT 6 SENIOR ORCHESTRA FALL, 2017 AUDITION INFORMATION  The ILMEA District 6 auditions will take place Columbus Day, Monday, October 9 at Highland Middle School.  IL Central Bus Co. will provide transportation for students.  Students are required to ride the bus to and from auditions.   Buses will leave AHS at 7:30 a.m. and return … [Read more…]

ILMEA District 6 2016 Senior Orchestra Festival

ILMEA DISTRICT VI FESTIVAL SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5 EDWARDSVILLE H.S. $20 IMEA District Festival fee is due by October 31.  If paying by check, please make it payable to Alton H.S. The bus will leave Alton H.S. at 7:00 a.m.   Plan on arriving no later than 6:50 a.m.  You will have access to band and orchestra … [Read more…]

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, … [Read more…]

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 … [Read more…]

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 … [Read more…]