Audition Information for 2016-2017 County and State Ensembles:
1. LLMEA audition information:
2. PMEA District 7 audition information:

Summer Camp Information:
1. Elizabethtown College (A week-long overnight camp):
2. LVC (A week-long overnight camp—I attended this camp while in HS):
3. Millersville University (A 3-day camp):
4. Lancaster Conservatory (A week-long, morning camp):

Syllabus Packet/Tracks, Syllabus Form, Monthly Rotation Calendar
All grading policies, concert dates, assignment dates, assignments and expectations are clearly stated in the course syllabus.

Bowed and Fingered Parts
Audio/Video Recordings- Holiday Concert
Hallelujah Chorus
Audio/Video Recordings- Pops Concert
Audio/Video Recordings- Spring Concert
Rhythmic Variations on Two Ancient Hymns
Hopak from "The Fair at Sorochinsk"
Bacchanale from "Samson and Delilah"
Ancient Ritual
The Typewriter
Bugler's Holiday

Composer Information
Leroy Anderson

Congratulations to the 2015-2016 ORCHESTRA OFFICERS:
President: Megan Kiel
Vice Presidents: Zayda Shavkatova and Derek Thrush
Treasurer: Kirubel Gebre
Secretary: Savannah Mead
Librarians: Abby Forney, Rachel Pfennig, Nicole Reddig, and Lauren Yoder
Managers: Teagan Beitzel, Ethan Martin, Caroline Nava, and Annie Shand
Social Media: Lindsay Alshouse

Concert Attire
As stated in the syllabus, all students are expected to follow school-approved concert attire. To better help your child understand how to dress appropriately, please view the link below for a picture of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Picture of PSO

Please open the attached file in order to view our classroom expectations.

Rules and Procedures
Please open the attached file in order to view our classroom rules and procedures.

Each student will complete one Track per marking period, resulting in four Tracks each year. Grading policies for Tracks are clearly outlined in the syllabus.

Performance Tests
Every marking period students will be graded on one excerpt from their orchestra music. For more information on performance tests, please view the syllabus.

Professional Organizations
PMEA District 7

Mentor Program
All orchestra students are invited to mentor a 5th or 6th grade orchestra student. Please view the documents below for more information.
To Be Posted

Orchestra Links
Lancaster Symphony Orchestra
Allegro Chamber Orchestra
Allegretto Chamber Orchestra--an opportunity for students to perform
Philadelphia Orchestra
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Lancaster County Youth Symphony Orchestra--an opportunity for students to perform

Free Online Metronome

Free Online Tuner
Free tuner

JR Judd
Please visit the website for JR Judd for any questions regarding rental policies or repairs.
JR Judd Violins

Menchey Music
For spare strings, rosin, shoulder rests, or other accessories, please visit our local music store at 1555 Manheim Pike.
Menchey Music-Lancaster

Summer Music Camps
Elizabethtown College Music Camp
Lebanon Valley College Music Camp
Messiah College Summer Music Camp
Millersville University Summer Music Camp