Wednesday, January 6, 2016

District Honors Orchestra this Weekend! and Trip scholarships

District Honors Orchestra 

 West Potomac High School 

 3pm Saturday January 9th

This coming weekend there are ten J.E.B. Stuart High School Orchestra students who will be participating in the District Honors Orchestra Event and Performance. Students will be rehearsing Thursday night, all day Friday, and Saturday with guest conductors; orchestra teachers, and other orchestra students from around District Ten in FCPS. This is a huge honor to be selected to be part of this orchestra. If anyone is interested in seeing the performance, it is free and open to the public. The performance will take place at West Potomac High School, 3pm on Saturday January 9th. All are welcome!

Congratulations to the following students who had successful auditions in November and will be representing Stuart this weekend:
Violin: Kayla Morrison, Ann Hoang, Violin, Kimberly Nguyen, Tinh Son
Viola: Isabelle Lesmana, Pasha McGuigan
Cello: Bridget Early, Parker Novak, Garrett Downs, Rachel Lenard
Alternates: Abby Hassell, Cello and Bennett Dillard, Violin

NYC Music Department Trip

The third payment installment for the NYC trip is due now. If you are unsure of your balance, please log into and check. All trip scholarship applications are also due this Thursday by 3pm – no exceptions, so please make sure that they are handed in. Students were given hard copies before the break and there are still some in the orchestra room at the front of the classroom.