NHS Orchestra News
Upcoming Events & Announcements
This weekend we will host a fundraiser organized by our fabulous NHSO Student Council. Students attending the Homecoming dance can purchase bags and store personal belongings in the theater during the event. Mr. Rezaeinia and our student helpers will watch over the bags and oversee the return of items at the end of the evening. Thank you in advance to our council members for their ongoing support of the NHS Orchestra!!!
We hope you enjoy the following clips from our Fall Concert! All groups did an outstanding job. Now we're working hard to prepare holiday selections for our upcoming Winter Concert on December 8th.
Norcross HS Symphonic Orchestra - Habanera
Norcross HS Concert Orchestra - Las Mariposas Exoticas
Norcross HS Philharmonic Orchestra - Moldau
Norcross HS Chamber Orchestra - Lyric Metal
Calling All Shoulder Rests!
This week we are checking for violin and viola shoulder rests in all orchestra classes. This is an essential piece of equipment for all upper string players, since holding the instrument without a shoulder rest leads to tension/injury. Shoulder rests range in price from approximately $10-50 and can be purchased at your local music store or online. Our recommended online dealers are:
Free Ticket Offer!
- What: Gwinnett Symphony program titled Viva Las Americas, celebrating the music of Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, Mexico, & Cuba
- When: Monday, October 24th, 7:00pm
- Where: INFINITE ENERGY THEATER, 6400 SUGARLOAF PARKWAY, DULUTH, GEORGIA 30097
- Why: Since Mrs. Taylor regularly performs with this orchestra, an offer has been extended for all NHS students and their families to attend the concert free of charge!
- How: There is a sign-up sheet in the orchestra room, and tickets will be available at Will-Call prior to the show. The deadline for ticket requests is Tuesday, October 18th.