Tentative Dates: March 23 – April 1, 2016
Destinations in travel order: Paris, Bruges, Amsterdam
Confirmed Symphony Orchestra Performance:
Monday, March 28, 2016
Stayed tuned for additional information regarding the anticipated 2016 Symphony Orchestra Tour.
Listed here are ID numbers of students for each level of orchestra. If there is an * by your number, please see Mrs. Swenson or Mr. Aiello. So you know, if a student practices diligently during the summer and takes lessons, we will listen to you again in August before school starts. Placement changes can only be made on a space available basis. If you feel that you have made significant progress, please contact Mrs. Swenson (firstname.lastname@example.org) by August 1st for an appointment. Please email Mrs. Swenson or Mr. Aiello if you have any further questions.
The Samohi Chamber Orchestra received a Gold rating with an almost perfect score at the recent Heritage Worldstrides Music Festival–99.33!
As a result of their ratings, the chamber orchestra received an Adjudicators’ Award which is given to every instrumental group that receives and average score over 92. The group also received the award for the Outstanding Orchestra, as the highest scoring orchestra.
Additionally, three of Samohi’s students, Luna Suzuki, Celia Daggy and Thomas Lin, were awarded Maestro Awards which are given to students who display extraordinary musical ability and sensitivity.
Congratulations Santa Monica High School!
Happy New Year!
We hope you’ll be joining the Samohi Orchestras family at our annual Spaghetti and Strings Fundraiser on January 24th.
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To view the entire concert playlist, click here!
Having celebrated it 30th Anniversary in 2011, the ALEXANDER STRING QUARTET has performed in the major music capitals of five continents, securing its standing among the world’s premiere ensembles.
Samohi Orchestras is off to a great start as the program embarks upon a new year of fundraising. Direct donations made to the Orchestra Parents Association are happily accepted at any time of the year.