Rehearsal Outlines

Friday, January 12

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • Rehearsal schedule
      • January 19 Correction – No Rehearsal that day!
      • January 26 – Alumni Rehearsal!
    • Changes this semester
      • Only Full Orchestra will tour (May 29)
      • High school students less present in Full Orchestra
      • Jazz combo work for the winds and percussion
  • String rehearsal order
    • Storm Chaser
    • The Blue Iguana
    • Folk Songs from the British Isles
    • Opus 6
    • Jupiter–Bringer of Jollity
    • Crown Point

Friday, January 5

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • Welcome to the Spring Semester!
    • Rehearsal schedule
      • January 19 Correction – No Rehearsal that day!
      • January 26 – Alumni Rehearsal!
    • Changes this semester
      • Only Full Orchestra will tour (May 29)
      • High school students less present in Full Orchestra
      • Jazz combo work for the winds and percussion
  • String rehearsal order
    • New Music!
      • Folk Songs from the British Isles
      • Jupiter–Bringer of Jollity
    • Opus 6
    • Crown Point
    • The Blue Iguana
    • Storm Chaser

Friday, December 1

Full and Advanced Orchestra with HYC!

  • General information
    • Tour and Concert December 5
      • Logistics (leave time, return time, materials to bring)
      • Lunch orders (and online payments to Mr. Cleary)
    • After December 5
      • Full Orchestra is done for the semester! Rehearsals start up again on Friday, January 5
      • Advanced Orchestra obligations from previous emails
  • Rehearsal plan
    • Winds and Percussion in Room 121
      • March from “Scipio”
      • In the Bleak Midwinter
    • HYC in Room 123
      • Warm up and work as necessary
      • Add Advanced Orchestra when ready
    • Full Orchestra in Room 122
      • Whispering Winter Pines
      • Not a Cloud in the Sky
      • Le Froid de L’Hiver
      • Adeste Fideles (everyone!) when ready

Monday, November 27

Full and Advanced Orchestra with HYC!

  • General information
    • Friday, December 1
      • This rehearsal is at CRA
      • We will get started at 3:30 pm, most likely in Room 122
    • Tour and Concert December 5
      • Logistics (leave time, return time, materials to bring)
      • Lunch orders (and online payments to Mr. Cleary)
    • After December 5
      • Full Orchestra is done for the semester! Rehearsals start up again on Friday, January 5
      • Advanced Orchestra obligations from previous emails
  • Rehearsal plans
    • HYC warm up during HYO set up
    • HYC and Advanced Orchestra tunes
      • I believe
      • Silent Night Melodies
    • HYC and Full Orchestra
      • Adeste Fideles
    • HYO is dismissed and HYC continues their rehearsal!

Tuesday, November 19

Advanced Orchestra

  • General information
    • Extra rehearsal with HYC
      • Monday, November 27 – 4:00-5:00 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
      • Full Orchestra and Advanced Orchestra are both requested!
    • Concert Program
      • Please take a look at it, especially to make sure names are spelled correctly
    • Tour and Concert December 5
      • Logistics (including how to order lunch!)
    • After December 5
      • Advanced Orchestra obligations from previous email
  • String rehearsal order
    • HYC tunes
      • I believe
      • Silent Night Melodies
    • Reverse concert order
      • Birds on a Wire
      • Hungarian Dance #4
      • Fugue from Requiem in D Minor
      • Dies Irae

Friday, November 17

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • Extra rehearsal with HYC
      • Monday, November 27 – 4:00-5:00 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
      • Full Orchestra and Advanced Orchestra are both requested!
    • Concert Program
      • Please take a look at it, especially to make sure names are spelled correctly
    • Tour and Concert December 5
      • Permission slips are past due–please turn them in!
      • 2 rehearsals left (November 27 and December 1)
      • Posters to hang around town
      • Logistics (including how to order lunch!)
    • After December 5
      • Full Orchestra and Chamber Ensemble are done for the semester! (Rehearsals resume January 2 and 5)
      • Advanced Orchestra has a few other obligations in December
  • String rehearsal order
    • Not a Cloud in the Sky
    • Whispering Winter Pines
    • Adeste Fideles – Next rehearsals are with the choir!
    • Le Froid de L’Hiver
    • Opus 6
    • Crown Point
    • The Blue Iguana
    • Storm Chaser

Friday, November 10

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • HYC extra rehearsal
      • Monday, November 27 – 4:00-5:00 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
    • Tour and Concert December 5
      • Permission slips due this week!
      • 3 rehearsals left (and only 2 of them are Fridays)
      • Posters to hang around town
    • Performance Opportunity December 9
      • Discuss options and interest
  • String rehearsal order
    • Storm Chaser
    • Le Froid de L’Hiver
    • Adeste Fideles – Full ensemble from here on out!
    • Not a Cloud in the Sky
    • Whispering Winter Pines
    • Crown Point
    • The Blue Iguana
    • Opus 6

Friday, November 3

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • HYC extra rehearsal
      • Monday, November 27 – 4:00-5:00 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
    • Tour and Concert December 5
      • Permission slips due next week!
  • String rehearsal order
    • Opus 6
    • Whispering Winter Pines
    • Adeste Fideles – Continue putting everything together!
    • Not a Cloud in the Sky
    • Le Froid de L’Hiver
    • Crown Point
    • Storm Chaser
    • The Blue Iguana

Friday, October 27

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • HYC extra rehearsal
      • Monday, November 27 – 4:00-5:00 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
    • Tour and Concert December 5
  • String rehearsal order
    • The Blue Iguana
    • Le Froid de L’Hiver
    • Adeste Fideles – Let’s work with winds and percussion again!
    • Whispering Winter Pines
    • Not a Cloud in the Sky
    • Opus 6
    • Crown Point
    • Storm Chaser

Friday, October 13

Full Orchestra

  • General information
    • Registrations are past due–please get them turned in!
    • Fundraiser
      • Thank you to everyone who helped out last night–we raised over $1,500 in one night to benefit our fine ensembles!
    • HYC rehearsal addition
      • Monday, November 27 – 4:00-5:00 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
    • Tour and Concert December 5
  • String rehearsal order
    • Storm Chaser
    • Not a Cloud in the Sky
    • Adeste Fideles – Let’s welcome the winds and percussion today!
    • Whispering Winter Pines
    • Le Froid de L’Hiver
    • Crown Point
    • The Blue Iguana
    • Opus 6