S&E Preview Recital

Students have the opportunity to perform their Solo & Ensemble pieces in front of a live audience to prepare for the upcoming Solo & Ensemble Contest on February 23.

Reflections (March 2018)

We got through February & March in a blaze! The orchestra’s hard work paid off at our recent performances. On February 23, many students performed solos or in small ensembles at Solo & Ensemble Contest. Check out the performers who received perfect scores at the previous article, “Congratulations S&E Performers!“. Then on March 7, the Read more about Reflections (March 2018)[…]

Newsletter (March 2018)

Upcoming Events DATE EVENT NOTES Wednesday, Mar 7 North StringFest String Festival with Middle School and Elementary Orchestras Saturday, Mar 10 Organization Contest Chamber Orchestra performing at Regional Contest Thursday, May 17 Final Concert Final concert of the year.  Wednesday, May 23 Awards Banquet Celebrate our Achievements in Orchestra.   North StringFest We are gearing Read more about Newsletter (March 2018)[…]

Solo & Ensemble 2018

Big Hollow MS 26051 W. Nippersink Rd. Ingleside, 60041 Student Performance Schedule & Room Assignments On February 24, 2018, all 7th & 8th grade students and some 6th graders, will participate in Solo & Ensemble contest as part of the orchestra learning experience. Students may perform a solo if taking private lessons, or perform as part Read more about Solo & Ensemble 2018[…]

Bistro Nite 2018

On Wednesday, February 21, the Orchestra (with Band & Choir) will host the annual Bistro Nite from 6:00 – 8:00 in the MSN Cafetorium. Bistro Nite is an evening of music, a social gathering and a chance for students to perform their solo or ensemble before the big day at Solo & Ensemble Contest. This Read more about Bistro Nite 2018[…]

Newsletter (Jan/Feb 2018)

Upcoming Events DATE EVENT NOTES Wednesday, Feb 21 Bistro Nite Optional opportunity for Solo & Ensemble participants to perform their piece in front of an audience. Saturday, Feb 24 Solo & Ensemble Contest All 7th & 8th graders and many 6th graders performing solos and/or in small ensembles. Wednesday, Mar 7 North StringFest String Festival Read more about Newsletter (Jan/Feb 2018)[…]

Solo & Ensemble Contest

The following contains all of the final information needed for the upcoming Solo & Ensemble Contest on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Lake Forest County Day School (145 S. Green Bay Rd., Lake Forest). Parents and performers, please read through all of the information together so you both know what to expect on the day of the Read more about Solo & Ensemble Contest[…]