Orchestra Make a Note: November 12- 14

NO Symphonic Orchestra Rehearsal Tuesday, November 12 Wednesday, November 13Chamber Strings3:25 – 4:15&Pick Up ABOB Breakfast PastryAHS Music Suite2:30 – 5:00 and 6:00 – 7:00 Thursday, November 14Full Symphonic Orchestrastrings, winds, brass, & percussion6:30 – 8:00pm Looking ahead to next week:Monday, November 18Full Symphonic Orchestra6:30 – 8:00pm Tuesday, November 19Full Symphonic Orchestra6:30pmAND Concert Orchestra join Symphonic7:30-8:00 […]

Orchestra Make a Note: November 4 – 9

Monday, November 4Full Symphonic Orchestra3:30 – 5:00 Tuesday, November 5Full Symphonic Orchestra3:30 – 5:00 Wednesday, November 6Chamber3:25 – 4:15& “So, you want to be a music major” meeting6:30 p.m. AHS orchestra room Thursday, November 7Symphonic Orchestra performs @Lovejoy Music Festivalarv. 6:30pm Concert begins at 7:00We should be done about 8:30 Saturday, November 9ABOB Dine Out @ LuciAnna’s!7:00am-2:30pm CODAOur […]

Orchestra Make a Note: Oct. 28 – Nov. 2

Monday, October 28Full Symphonic Orchestra3:30 – 5:00&ABOB Meeting7:00 p.m.AHS Band RoomEveryone welcome Tuesday, October 29Full Symphonic Orchestra3:30 – 5:00 Wednesday, October 30Chamber Strings 3:25 – 4:15&ABOB Breakfast Pastry Sale order forms & money due Thursday, October 31Early Dismissal – 1:15Happy Halloween!   Saturday, November 2ILMEA District 6 FestivalSIU-CarbondaleBus leaves AHS 4:45 amJunior & Senior Orchestra Concert […]

Lovejoy Music Festival

Lovejoy Music FestivalThursday, November 77:00 p.m.Lovejoy Elementary School Gym1043 Tremont, Alton(behind and across from the large church by Rock Springs Park; up the hill from AMS) Arrive by 6:30.  Meet on the stage. This concert is free.  Family and friends are welcome to attend. We stay for the entire concert.  No one leaves early. Concert […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 21 – 25

We had 11 kids make the ILMEA Senior Orchestra this year! ILMEA Festival information will be coming out soon. The ABOB Breakfast Pastry Sale is still going on. Place your orders now for Thanksgiving, Christmas, & Easter. Order forms and money are due October 30. Monday, October 21Symphonic Orchestra winds, brass, & percussion3:30 – 4:15&AHS […]

AHS Orchestra Concert Attire

Our first orchestra concert is Thursday, November 21. It’s time to start assembling your concert attire. Concert OrchestraWomen:   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; […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 14 – 16

Monday, October 14LMEA Auditions!arv. at AHS by 7:15 a.m. so we can load and get on the road by 7:30Bring some money for snacks.We should be back at AHS 12:30-1:00 Tuesday, October 15Kick off ABOB Breakfast Pastry Sale (butter braids + More!)Order forms and money due October 30.ABOB will not be doing a spring sale so […]

Orchestra Make a Note: Oct. 7-12

Happy Homecoming Week!  We have a busy and fun week ahead of us.  Monday, October 7Symphonic winds & brass3:30 – 4:15 Tuesday, October 8Pick up ABOB Fall Fundraiser2:30 – 5:30 & 6:00 – 7:00 in the back hallway of the AHS music suite Wednesday, October 9Chamber Strings for those playing the wedding this weekend3:25 – […]