As the year begins, we are excited to announce the first Fredericksburg Community Orchestra ensemble. We are well on our way to being a non-profit organization. Many events will be planned for the future. The following is information regarding the Spring 2011 Community Orchestra calendar and events.
1. Please mark the following dates on your calendar:
January 7, 21
February 4, 18
March 4, 25
April 8, 14 (Thursday)
6:30 p.m. education session (optional)
7:00 p.m. orchestra rehearsal
Most rehearsals are on Friday, with the exception of April 14. Through March, our location will be the Historical Society Social Hall. In April, we will rehearse at the St. Joseph’s Hall.
April 15 at the Van Der Stucken Festival. Time of the performance is 7:30 p.m.
May 14 at the Britt Violin Studio recital (Time TBA) OR we might have a public performance elsewhere in May.
2. The program includes music from around the world:
Czech: Smetana – Themes from Maldau
German: Bach – Brandenburg Concerto (arr. Isaac)
American: Simple Gifts
Irish: Be Thou My Vision
English:English Suite arr. Fishburn
3. Tentative Roster and part assignment:
Garrett Thompson (Principal)
Jey Ping (Principal)
Mary Hatchett (Principal)
Those designated Principal have not been confirmed. If you object, please let me know!
Music is now available, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.