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Honor Orchestra Festival
Department of Music
Welcome to UMD's 2018 Senior High Orchestra Festival information page!
This year's festival will be held at UMD's Weber Music Hall on Thursday, October 25th.
We welcome the registrations of your 10th - 12th graders for this FREE opportunity.
This year we are giving any of your high school seniors who are thinking of attending UMD, the opportunity to audition for a Music Scholarship - these auditions are reserved for prospective UMD Music students attending UMD during the 2019-2020 academic year. Please indicate your Music Scholarship candidate on the registration form for this event. Your seniors may also register for a scholarship audition the morning of our UMD Orchestra event and their audition time will be assigned the morning of October 25th.
8:30am Registration - Weber Music Hall lobby
9:00 – 11:30am Rehearsal (Weber Music Hall)
Repertoire for Honor Orchestra 2018
Souvenirs Christopher Ducasse
Plainte Nocturne Werner Jaegerhuber
Wachet Auf Johan S. Bauch/Perrault
Lady Ranor’s Suite Hubert Parry (selected movements)
11:30am – 1:00pm Lunch / Free time
You may bring your own lunch, or buy it at the UMD Dining Center or Food Court.
1:00 – 2:00pm Sectionals
Weber Hall, Singer Hall, Humanities 170, Humanities 222 (order TBA)
2:00 – 3:30pm Touch up on all pieces (order TBA)
3:30 – 3:50pm Relax and get ready. 3:50pm On-Stage (Warm-up)
4:00pm Concert* - Weber Music Hall (Free Admission)
Wachet Auf music by Johan Sebastian Bach/JR Perrault
Plainte Nocturne music by Werner Jaegerhuber
Lady Radnor’s Suite music by Hubert Parry
Souvenirs music by Christopher Ducasse
*This is a free concert, feel free to invite as many of your family and friends as you would like. I look forward to working with all of you. Rudy