Orchestra Festival Competition at Council Rock HS South

Instructions for Orchestra Festival Competition at Council Rock HS South

Date: Friday April 27, 2012
Time: 4:50pm report time for 5 pm departure on UDSD school buses

Dress: Concert long ALL black with red accents—ties for young men.

Arrival at CRHSS: 6 pm at the CRHSS cafeteria
Food will be available for purchase in the cafeteria.

Competition: High school performances start at 6:30 pm and awards are presented at 10:15pm. The UDHS Symphony Orchestra is the third
group to perform that evening—UDHS Symphony performs at 8:30 pm.

Departure: UDHS will board buses for home at 10:30 pm.
ALL UDHS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA STUDENTS MUST TRAVEL BY UDSD SCHOOL BUSES TO AND FROM CRHSS FOR THIS EVENT.

Orchestra students are responsible for bringing their instruments and all music for this event. The selections to be performed are:
Sevilla, from Suite Espagnole, Op. 47 Albeniz
Symphony # 7, 2nd Movement, Allegretto Beethoven
Overture in D Minor from Concerto Grosso, Op. 3, No. 5 Handel

Please encourage family and friends to attend—we need our UD friends to cheer us on. Ticket sales are $8.00 for adults and $5.00 for students/seniors. Directions to CRHSS and an invitation to family and friends are attached to this letter.
It is an honor and privilege for the UDHS Symphony Orchestra to be invited to perform at this event. It is my hope that this will be a successful performance opportunity as well as an enlightening experience to hear the other area high school orchestras performing from the Easton, Cheltenham, Haverford, Lower Merion, and Council Rock school districts.
Let us make UDHS proud on Friday April 27th!!
Mrs. Virginia Herrmann
vherrman@udsd.org
215-643-8900 ext. 2332