$30 St. Louis Symphony ticket money is due this Friday, February 14. Checks payable to Alton H.S.
Alton H.S. is hosting the IHSA Solo & Ensemble Contest Saturday, March 7. We are needing parent help throughout the day in 2 hours shifts. Let me know if you are interested.
The ABOB Music Matters Dinner Auction is coming up Saturday, March 14 in the Hatheway Gallery on the campus of LCCC. http://abob.net/abob/abob-once-upon-a-time-music-matters-dinner-auction/ We’d love to have you join us. Symphonic Orchestra will provide dinner music. Let me know if you or your business would like to sponsor an ad or make a donation for the silent or live auction. We greatly appreciate your support.
Symphonic Orchestra strings has a rehearsal Tuesday, February 11, 6:30 – 7:30 in the orchestra room. Required of all students. This is our only rehearsal together before U of I and the Symphonic Spring Recital.
U of I Orchestra Clinic is this Saturday, February 15. Students need to arrive around 8am. We leave about 8:15. They need instruments, music, Symphonic concert attire, and money for lunch and dinner. We perform around 5:15 in the Great Hall in the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. Parents are welcome to come up and see our performance. Parking and admission are free. We should get home about 10pm.
Thursday, February 20 Symphonic Orchestra is performing at East and West elementary schools. Kids will need their Symphonic Concert attire and money for lunch at Taco Bell or Steak ‘n Shake.
Spring Playing Test #1 is due next Thursday, February 20 at midnight.
2nd Phase of Symphonic Audition start this week.