AHS Symphonic Spring Recital

Symphonic Orchestra Spring Recital Tuesday, February 28 7:00 p.m. Alton 1st Presbyterian Church Limestone church corner of Alby and 4th St., catty-corner from the old Miller’s Mutual building. Park in lot left of the church across Alby or on the street. Arrive by 6:30. Dress nice. * Bring a music stand from home. * Bring […]

Orchestra Make a Note! February 21 – 25

SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA AUDITIONS All this week during class Auditions must by completed by Friday, February 24. Tuesday, February 21 Symphonic Strings Rehearsal 3:25 – 4:15 w/ Dr. Connor Wednesday, February 22 NO Chamber Strings Rehearsals for contest after school Thursday, February 23 Rehearsals for contest after school Saturday, February 25 Univ. of IL String & […]

Orchestra, Make A Note February 13 – 17

Monday, February 13 PIT BEGINS! 3:30 – 5:00 Band Rm ABOB Dinner Auction Meeting 7:00 p.m. Ed & Cathy Gray’s house Wednesday, February 15 Chamber Strings 3:25 – 4:15 Thursday February 16 Symphonic Auditions for Incoming 9th Grade Upcoming Events February 21 – 24 Symphonic Auditions for current AHS students during orchestra classes Saturday, February […]

Chamber Strings Gigs

CHAMBER GIGS BRING YOUR OWN MUSIC STAND AND YOUR OWN BINDER Concert Dress:   Please, stay with these colors only. Ladies:  Solid black dress pants or a long black skirt.  Solid red, black, or white dress blouse on top. Shirts must have sleeves.  No shorts, miniskirts, black jeans, jeggings or leggings with miniskirts.      Black […]

Symphonic Orchestra Univ. of IL Itinerary

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS STRING AND ORCHESTRA CLINIC SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 6:15 a.m.         Arrive at AHS with your instrument, music and Symphonic attire 6:30                 Leave AHS 9:30                 Arrive U of I; change into concert dress 10:30               Warm-Up 11:00               Performance in The Krannert Center Great Hall 11:30               Clinic w/ Dr. Bergonzi Change immediately after clinic […]

Symphonic Orchestra Spring Rehearsal Schedule

SPRING FULL SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA REHEARSALS Tues., March 14          3:25 – 4:15            Symphonic Woodwinds and Brass, Orch. Room Tues., March 21          3:25 – 4:15            Symphonic Woodwinds and Brass Tues., March 28          3:30 – 4:30           Symphonic Winds, Brass and Percussion Mon., April 3           3:30 – 5:00         Full Symphonic Orchestra:  Strings, Winds       […]

Orchestra, Make a Note! January 16 – 20

Tuesday, January 17 3:25 – 4:15 Symphonic Orch. audition prep Wednesday, January 18 3:25 – 4:15 Chamber Strings AND Dine Out for ABOB McDonald’s on Homer Adams Pkwy 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. No flyer needed ABOB gets 15% of all proceeds! Friday, January 20 IHSA Solo & Ensemble Contest Deadline students must enter their solos […]