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01/24/17


 

Kansas ASTA Jr. High State-Wide Orchestra

Application

Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017

Place: Hutchinson Middle School 8th Grade Attendance Center (Liberty), 14th and Adams, Hutchinson KS

Schedule:
8:00-8:30 Registration
8:30-10:00 Rehearsal #1
10:00-10:15 Break
10:30-11:30 Rehearsal #2;
11:30-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00 Rehearsal #3
3:00 Concert

There will be approximately 84 players; 22 first violins, 22 second violins, 16 violas, 14 cellos, and 10 basses.  Selection is based on the teacher recommendation and the review of the "paper audition" forms by the player selection committee.  Participation is reserved for 7th, 8th, and 9th graders only by the following system:

This group is not an "Honors Orchestra" in the purest sense of the word, but is intended as an opportunity for as many fine players as possible from as many schools as possible to create a "mountain top experience" that can inspire the participants to, in turn, inspire and encourage fellow students in their respective school orchestras.

The 2017 clinician will be Cody Toll, Manhattan Public Schools

Music to be used by the 2017 orchestra:

String Orchestra Selections
Overture to Lucio Silla - Mozart/Dackow - Tempo Press Publ. Co.
Blue Rhythmico - Mosier - Wingert Jones Publ. Co.
Fantasia on an Original Theme - Phillips - Alfred Publ. Co.

Full Orchestra Selection
Russian Sailor's Dance - Glierre/Isaac - Carl Fischer Publ. POP


 

   

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