Mr. Stover will enjoy the opportunity of working with the Middle School Orchestra in 2018-19. Mr. Stover will work this year to make sure the orchestra maintains the highest quality of performance …and fun… that has been a part of this musical ensemble in the past. Stay tuned here for more information on the coming year in orchestra.
Important Concert Dates:
- Middle School Holiday Concert ……. Monday, December 10, 2018; 7:00 P.M. Report time is 6:20 P.M. in the band room.
- Middle School Assembly Concert …. Tuesday, April 30, 2019; 1:30 P.M.
- Middle School Spring Concert ……… Thursday, May 02, 2019; 7:00 P.M. Report at 6:20 P.M.
- Music in the Parks (Dorney Park) …. May 03, 2019 – All day: Report to the rear parking lot at 6:00 – 6:15 A.M. Depart 6:45 A.M. Return at approximately 10:00 P.M.
Concert Dress for both concerts:
- Boys: Dark (black preferred) pants and a light (white preferred) shirt with a tie and dark (black preferred) shoes. For the Spring Concert, you may wear lighter colors appropriate for the season!
- Girls: Dark (black preferred) dress or skirt; if a skirt is chosen, wear a light (white preferred) shirt or blouse and dark (black preferred) shoes. For the Spring Concert, you may wear lighter colors appropriate for the season.
- Please practice your music at home for these concerts. We no longer have music sectional lessons during school, so it is really important to practice at home for our Tuesday and Friday rehearsals. Mr. Stover thanks you in advance!
2018-19 Winter and Spring practice selections are located below… Click where you see the play button, listen and practice! – STAY TUNED – Most of what you see below is still from 2017-18
1. Ukrainian Bell Carol (for 2018-19-Winter)
2. Skaters’ Waltz (for 2018-19-Winter)
3. An Appalachian Carol
4. Dreidl Adventure
4. The Star Spangled Banner – This one you know. No link necessary!
5. Thunder (Spring 2019 – with MS World Beat) – THIS IS IT!
6. A Shaker Hymn
7. Dragon Slayer