OE Orchestra Enrollment and Auditions for 2023-2024
- All incoming 8th-grade students will enroll in Freshman Orchestra.
- Auditions for Chamber Orchestra will be offered in the Fall for any incoming 8th graders to join in their Freshman Spring semester.
- All current 9-11th grade students will initially enroll in Concert Orchestra.
- Auditions for Chamber Orchestra will be held for current 9-11th graders during school.
- If you successfully audition info the Advanced (Chamber) Orchestra, Mr. Hanf and the OE Counseling Department will change your schedule accordingly.
- This is a video-recorded audition that will be anonymously played for a judge.
- Without talking, record all parts of your audition in ONE file and submit it online to FlipGrid.
- Current Freshman FlipGrid link: https://flip.com/87c3b7ad
- Current Concert FlipGrid link: https://flip.com/27d077bc
- Current Chamber FlipGrid link: https://flip.com/6989334a
- Everyone will play the scale and 1st excerpt. If you are auditioning for Chamber Orchestra, you must play the scale and BOTH excerpts.
- When finished, you will simply walk out of the room. When you audition, take a moment between parts to have your best performance of each scale and excerpt.
- Audition Recordings are due Friday, March 24th.
- Students will be notified of their orchestra placement by April 13th or sooner.
- Must be willing to commit to the entire school year
- Must be willing to audition for All-District Honors Orchestra and/or prepare a solo/ensemble
- Must be willing to perform in OE Symphonic Orchestra 2nd-3rd quarter