Symphony Orchestra - Calendar

REHEARSALS

  • SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 to 4:20 pm

2017-18 DATES

Aug 26, 27, 28  Sat, Sun, Mon - AUDITIONS (Strings probably on Monday, Winds as part of band auditions)

August 29, Tuesday - FIRST REHEARSAL - Full Orchestra

September 7, Thursday - 4 pm to 7 pm - ORCHESTRA RETREAT at Grand Ravines Park

October 11, Wednesday - noon to 12:45 - Chamber Orchestra from last semester performs Haydn Cello Concerto with Pablo Mahave-Veglia-Veglia at Arts at Noon (one rehearsal before TBA)

October 12, Thursday - no regular rehearsal
  -lv GVSU via bus or personal cars around 4 pm 
  -Combined rehearsal with Caledonia HS Chamber Orchestra at 5:00
  -6:00 Dinner served to us by Caledonia Orchestra parents
  -CONCERT at 7 pm

October 21, Saturday - String Leadership Day - full day of activities for GVSU strings with top high school students.  Exact times to follow.

November 30, Thursday - Extended rehearsal with choirs in 1515, 3:00 to 5:00

December 3, Sunday - 7:00 to 9:30 PM Rehearsal with four and soloists choirs at Fountain Street Church

December 4, Monday - 
  -4:30 Dress rehearsal at Church
  -6:15 Dinner served
  -7:30 PM FALL ARTS FESTIVAL HOLIDAY CONCERT

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NOTE: During January and early February the orchestra will be split into two groups with each rehearsing half the time between 2:30 and 4:20

OKLAHOMA! (all orchestra winds and percussion)
tech week January 29 
performances February 2, 3, 4 and 9, 10, 11

FEBRUARY 13, Tuesday
  -afternoon rehearsal in Cook-DeWitt Center
  -7:30 PM Orchestra Strings CONCERT, with faculty soloists at Cook-DeWitt Center - repertoire TBD

APRIL 12, 2017, Thursday
  -late afternoon dress rehearsal at Park Church  in downtown GR
  -7:30 PM CONCERTO WINNERS CONCERT at Park Church

APRIL 28 to MAY 1 TBA rehearsals and day trips for Faculty/Student Chamber Orchestra
(faculty members with a few invited student strings)
 



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