Directed By Derrick Spiva Jr.
Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m
College of the Canyons - Valencia Campus
The typical Orchestra (SCVYO) student has a
minimum of 2 years experience and
🎵Winds and Brass:
Can play 2-octave major & minor scales, up to 4 sharps & flats
1st Violins - Can play a 3-octave major and the relative minor scale, shifting into 3rd position
2nd Violins - Can play 2-octave D major and the relative minor scale
Can play 2-octave G major and the relative minor scale.
Can play 2-octave D major and 1-octave of the relative minor.
Can play 1-octave D major scale and the relative minor.
🎶 SCVYO Musician is able to play a major solo from the repertoire for their instrument, excluding band and orchestra parts.
🎶 SCVYO Musician is able to consult with their music teacher for appropriate music.
🎶 SCVYO Musician is able to sight-read from the coming semester’s music.
🎵 Who needs to audition for Orchestra?
🎵 All new musicians wishing to join Orchestra must audition
🎵All returning Prelude Strings or Prelude Winds & Brass students wishing to move up to Orchestra, or Chamber Music Ensemble members that were not enrolled in Orchestra during the Spring 2017 semester must audition
🎵 Chair Challenges - Saturday, August 19th
by audition appointment only !!!
All continuing Orchestra musicians wishing to move up within their section must audition and pay non-refundable audition fee in order to receive a Chair Challenge audition appointment
The requirements for the Chair Challenge are the same as the regular Orchestra audition unless otherwise stated by the director
🎵 Who does not need to audition ???