January 6, 2020

Jonathan Best, Music Gardner from Commusikey, leading the Harelson Orchestra students in improvisation, singing, drumming and more.

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February 27 (Thursday), 2020, Location: Canyon del Oro High School

Dress: Nice Clothes

4:15pm – Elementary School Kids Arrive at CDO, Rehearse from 4:30pm -5:15pm, Rehearsal on Stage, leave instruments on stage. Elementary School Students to unpack instruments in the Band Room. Eat dinner (Pizzas/Drinks provided by CDO Orchestra Booster Club) from 5:15pm -5:45pm. Be on stage by 5:50pm, ready to play.

6pm Concert Starts: Elementary (Beginning/Advanced), Middle (Intermediate/Advanced), HS (Concert/Symphonic).  After performing, Elementary and Middle School students are to sit in the audience with your instruments. (Cellos and Basses – Elementary School Students – put them in the Orchestra Pit on the side of the Cello/Bass, Middle School Students, put them to the back stage behind where you performed)



Frere Jacques

Boil’m Cabbage Down

French Folk Song



Jazz in D

Wm. Tell Overture

Caribbean Festival

 Advanced AND BEGINNERS together:  Spanish Dancer


May 6th (Wednesday), 2019, We will have a dress rehearsal at Harelson, Fun House from 2:45pm – 3:30pm.  This will be both Advanced and Beginning Orchestra students.

Advance: Sunburst https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10013209

Dos Fuegos: https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=2472804

May 7th (Thursday), 2019, Location: Harelson Elementary School

12:30pm – Rehearsal for the Concert, Dress: School Clothes

1pm – Concert for the Harelson Elementary School Students

6pm – Come back to Harelson for Performance, Dress: Nice Clothes

6:30pm – Concert for Parents/Family

Thank you,

Toru Tagawa, ttagawa@amphi.com, https://cdoorchestra.wordpress.com/harelson/


Dear Parents/Family/Guardian of the Harelson Elementary School Orchestra

Info: Harelson Orchestra Letter 2019-2020

Online Registration – Sign Up

Beginning Orchestra: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2:45pm – 3:30pm at Cross Middle School Room 502

Advanced Orchestra: Tuesdays (12:45pm – 1:30pm), and Thursdays, 2:45pm – 3:30pm at Cross Middle School Room 502.

Students are welcome to come into the Orchestra Class during Cross Middle School Orchestra’s 7th period. (ends at 2:40pm, or 12:40pm(Tue).

Please sign up for Remind, text

81010 @harelad (For Advanced Orchestra)

81010 @harelbeg (For Beginning Orchestra)