ORCHESTRAS

2017 – 2018 Per. 0 GOOGLE CLASSROOM CODE: 3zmw1

2017 – 2018 Per. 3 GOOGLE CLASSROOM CODE: 3xc1k8

 

2017 – 2018 Facebook group page: (COMING SOON)

 

CONGRATULATIONS!!! The following students auditioned and earned a spot in our 0 period Advanced Orchestra!!

2017 – 2018 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE (tentative)

Dates and times subject to change.

  • Thurs., September 14, 2017 – FOM Parent Meeting – 7pm – Lunch Lines
  • Tues., October 24, 2017 – Fall Concert – 7pm – Cafeteria
  • Fri., December 15, 2017 – Music Department Holiday Concert – 7pm – Don Wash Auditorium at Garden Grove High School
  • March TBA – Music Festivals – details TBA
  • Thurs., March 1, 2018 – GGUSD Honor Orchestra Concert (additional audition required) – 7pm – Don Wash Auditorium at Garden Grove High School
  • April/May TBA – Regional Festivals – details TBA
  • Fri., April 20, 2018 – Music Department Student Recital(additional audition required) – 7pm – Theater
  • Tues., May 22, 2018 – Orchestra Spaghetti Dinner/Spring Concert – 6pm/7pm – Cafeteria
  • Starting May 23, 2018 – 2018 – 2019 Advanced Orchestra Auditions
  • Thurs., June 14, 2018 – Graduation – 7:30pm – Bolsa Grande HS

2018 Advanced Orchestra Audition Information

DOWNLOADS:

  • advanced orchestra audition flyer ’18
  • advanced orchestra application ’18

Audition Requirements

  • Scales (ALL)

         Violin: D major – 3 octaves, D melodic minor – 3 octaves

Viola: C major – 3 octaves, C melodic minor – 3 octaves

Cello: C major – 3 octaves, C melodic minor – 3 octaves

String Bass: C major – 2 octaves, C melodic minor – 2 octaves

Piano (2 hands): Ab major – 4 octaves, F melodic minor – 4 octaves, E major – 4 octaves,

C# melodic minor – 4 octaves, Chromatic – 4 octaves

  • Orchestral Excerpts (not piano)

Violin: Bach – “Brandenburg Concerto No. 1″ (ONLY)

2018 LQAO Auditions – Violin Excerpt

Viola: Haydn – “Symphony No. 102″ (ONLY lines 3 – 6)

2018 LQAO Auditions – Viola Excerpt

Cello: Mendelssohn – “Wedding March” (ONLY) (no repeats)

2018 LQAO Auditions – Cello Excerpt

String Bass: Mozart – “Symphony No. 29” (ONLY)

2018 LQAO Auditions – Bass Excerpt

  • Solo piece (piano only) – 2 short solo pieces of contrasting styles
  • Sight reading (ALL)

 

2017 – 2018 LEADERSHIP

Advanced Orchestra (Per. 0) Officers

  • President: Jordan Douangmala (2018)
  • Vice-President: Dorothy Nguyen (2019)
  • Secretary/Librarian: Kaitlyn Vu (2018)
  • Uniform Managers: Benjamin Dao (2018) and Amy Nguyen (2017)
  • Treasurer: Viviann Nguyen (2018)
  • Historian: Britney Tran (2019)
  • Publicist: Ashley Dao (2020)

 

String Orchestra (Per. 3) Officers

  • President: Emilio Rios (2020)
  • Vice-President: Nina Sisombath (2019)
  • Secretary/Librarian: Iris Martinez (2019)
  • Uniform Managers: Jimmy Nguyen (2021) and Leyna Nguyen (2020)
  • Treasurer: Kevin Pulido (2021)
  • Historian: Dominic Le (2021)
  • Publicist: Johnny Tran (2021)

 

ORCHESTRAS ROSTER

 

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ORCHESTRAS MEMBER PAGE