May Concert, Awards, and Senior Recognition
WHS Select Strings are STATE Bound!
UPDATE: They scored a Gold Medal! Members of Chamber Orchestra and additional cello/bass students participated in Alternative Style Strings at WSMA District Virtual Solo/Ensemble Festival. Very excited to share they qualified for STATE!
Concert Orchestra is an intermediate group where students develop the skills necessary to move towards our advanced group. Concert Orchestra is open to students in grades 9-12. Students need to have prior string experience from advanced beginner to early intermediate, either from participating in a prior school program or private study. Students learn a variety of music and work with guest artists as available. The ensemble performs four concerts throughout the year and has the opportunity for additional performances beyond the classroom. This includes a Symphony experience, pit orchestra, Solo/Ensemble, State Solo/Ensemble, Pep Band, and performances throughout the community.
Join our most challenging string ensemble and perform music at the Advanced and Collegiate Levels. In Chamber Orchestra you will work as a team to fine tune your ensemble sound, practice skills, teamwork, and leadership. We perform a variety of music and work with guest artists as available throughout the year. Chamber Orchestra is available for enrollment by audition only. Students enrolling in this course must possess the ability to perform intermediate to advanced string literature. Performances are scheduled as part of the class throughout the school year. Students in Chamber Orchestra have additional opportunities for performance outside of the class structure including Pit Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra, Solo/Ensemble Festival, State Solo/Ensemble Festival, Pep Band, and performances throughout the community.
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