Middle School Orchestra

Middle School Orchestra

2020-21

SWKMEA In-Person mini-conventions are cancelled for 2020-21. Auditions for honor groups will be held online. Rosters will be published.
Eligibility
7th and 8th grade students in good standing are allowed to audition/participate in the SWKMEA Middle School Orchestra.

Audition Material
Scale
Violins: G Major
All others: e minor

Audition Excerpts
Violin
Viola
Cello
Bass
Audition Recordings
We will use recorded mp3 auditions using the Festival Scores audition management system.

Important Dates
Audition uploads: Sep. 21 - Oct. 4 Nov. 11
Judging: Nov. 12-15
Audition fee: $2
Fee Deadline: Nov. 15

Audition Uploads & Deadline
Auditions uploads will open Sep. 21. Audition recordings must be uploaded by Nov. 11, 2020 at 11:59:59 PM (Central).

Performance Repertoire
Sahara Crossing - Richard Meyer
Spartacus - Brian Balmages
Tour of California - Alan Lee Silva

Clinician
Keith Dodson, Bethany College


Festival Scores - Audition Event Tag

Directors, you will need to activate the following Event Tag in your Festival Scores Director account in order to upload audition entries.

Audition EventEvent Tag
MS Orchestra Auditions JMG93KZ
 
Chairperson
Haley Rotenberger
Garden City-Kenneth Henderson MS
2406 Fleming St
Garden City, KS 67846

Important Dates - MS Orchestra
Nov. 7, 2020 - Sat
MS Band, MS Orchestra, HS Jazz Festival
Cancelled
Dodge City MS
In-person mini-conventions are cancelled
Nov. 11, 2020 - Wed
Audition Upload Deadline — MS Orchestra
Original deadline Oct. 4 has been delayed to Nov. 11

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