and other information for members
The orchestra rehearses throughout the year with occasional breaks. The normal rehearsal time is Thursday evenings at 7:30. Concerts are held on Sunday evenings, and there are extra rehearsals during the week of the concert, including one on the preceding Tuesday (7:30 p.m.) and Saturday afternoon (1:00 p.m.).
Always make sure that the Orchestra Secretary, Denisa Hanna (click here to email) has your email address so you will be notified of any last-minute changes.
We are currently preparing for a February 11, 2018 concert at the high school featuring the Brahms Second Symphony and the Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No. 1. You can download your part to practice for both the Brahms and the Saint-Saens from IMSLP; click on links.
Schedule is from Denisa and is tentative for the period following 12/14/17.
|Thurs. 12/7/17, 7:30 p.m.||CANCELLED|
|Thurs. 12/14/17, 7:30 p.m.||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|holiday break||Schedule TBA. Typically we do a break over the holiday season.|
|Thurs. 1/11/18, tentative||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Thurs. 1/18/18||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Thurs. 1/25/18||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Thurs. 2/1/18||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Tues. 2/6/18||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Thurs. 2/8/18,||Band Room, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Sat. 2/10/17 Dress rehearsal, 1-4 p.m.||Mercer Hall, Palisades High School. Directions|
|Sun. 2/11/17 Concert. Call 7:00, downbeat 7:30||Mercer Hall, Palisades High School. Directions. Normal concert dress is tuxes for men, black concert wear for women|
Listen to recordings of our performances, as produced by Joel.