2024-25 Orchestra Auditions for Waubonsie Valley
WVHS Orchestras Audition and Placement Information
2024-25 School Year
Incoming Freshman Students Placement Information:
Concert Orchestra and Concert Strings
All incoming 8th grade students will prepare the following video material and it will be submitted by their Middle School Director by February 2nd:
Violin: 2 octave D Major Scale
Viola/Cello/Bass: 2 octave G Major Scale
Everyone: #130 from Essential Elements Book 2 - Hatikvah
Optional: Prepared solo if students particularly want to be considered for Concert Strings
For registration purposes, all incoming 9th grade students should register for "Concert Orchestra". Ms Tyus and Mr. Beder will change placements with Waubonsie counselors later in March 2024. Students will be made aware of placements by their current 8th grade orchestra teachers.
Symphonic Level Placement Information
Chamber Strings and Chamber Orchestra
Auditions are open to all Waubonsie students entering grades 10-12th grade. All current members must re-audition to stay in Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Strings.
Advanced 8th students may audition with Middle School orchestra teacher recommendation and by submitting their video through their 8th grade teacher.
VIDEO AUDITION DEADLINE Monday January 29th
Submitted through Google Classroom
See audition material and submission instructions for each instrument: