JV Orchestra is offered to entering 9th grade Orchestra students and 10th grade students as a continuation for students with previous middle school orchestra experience. We will study orchestral technique, music reading, musicianship, style, and ensemble playing. Both Classical and Popular music will be performed. After school hours concerts are required.
Requirements: 4 terms of JV Orchestra and/or permission of instructor. Varsity Orchestra is offered to 11th and 12th graders and select 10th grade students. Students will continue the development of skills learned in JV Orchestra. We will study more a wider variety of challenging music. After school hours concerts are required.
CONCERT DATES (subject to change)
Attendance on the following dates is REQUIRED:
November 6, 2017 – Orchestra Concert 7:30 p.m.
February 6, 2018 – Band/Orchestra Concert 7:30 p.m.
April 6, 2018 – Music Contest – Starts at 4:00 p.m.
April 10, 2018 – Orchestra Concert 7:30 p.m.
May 8, 2018 – Spectrum in Sound (Varsity only)
Dawn Fickel teaches orchestra grades 7-12 at Adams Middle School and North Platte High School.