Membership Information

The orchestra is always looking for more members. Even if you have not played your instrument in years we would love to have you. Music is a life long journey of enjoyment, come share your gift and vigor for playing with the group. Use the Contact Us link to send us an email.

We have a great time at rehearsals and concerts, and take our music and practicing seriously, so come and have some fun!

COVID Information:
We intend to keep our performers and audiences safe.  Please see our COVID Policy

Monday nights in Buena Vista
7 - 9 PM
Usually 8 rehearsals per concert series

Membership Dues:
Dues are $25 per year (September 1st through August 31st) and are payable each year at the September annual meeting. A family rate of $35 per year is also available. Students do not pay dues.

All music is either owned by the Alpine Orchestra, borrowed, or rented from other organizations. All music should be well cared-for and returned to the librarian promptly after each concert season.

Concert Dress:
Ladies: All black. Can be dresses, skirts and blouses, or slacks and blouses.
Gentlemen: Black slacks and jackets, white shirts, black bow tie. Tuxedos are optional.

Attendance Policy:
Attendance is expected at all rehearsals. No more than three rehearsals may be missed in any concert series. Attendance at dress rehearsals and all concerts is mandatory. If you are unable to attend a rehearsal, please notify a board member or the conductor.

Student Policy:
We welcome students as part of our mission to bring youth into music. They must be recommended by music teacher, orchestra member, or conductor, and receive board approval. An audition may be required. Must adhere to all policies and responsibilities of Alpine Orchestra membership.

Additional Requirements:
Each member is responsible for providing their own instruments (exception-large percussion), music stand, and transportation to all rehearsals, concerts, and meetings.