Please remember our general meeting for the Orchestra will be held on Monday, September 15th. Come and hear what your board has been doing and volunteer to serve. We will be electing our new board members so it is very important that we have a great turnout.
The Alpine Orchestra is searching for a musically knowledgeable individual who understands the nature of community organizations to serve as conductor. Duties to include but not limited to, weekly rehearsal (night can be negotiable, currently set for Thursday nights at 7PM); concert music selection; currently two performance series a year, Fall and Spring; and duties consistent with leading a group. Small stipend per series. If you are interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to include music/conducting experience to:
Alpine Orchestra Attn: Lexie McMIllen
P.O. Box 4305 Buena Vista, CO 81211 or
email docs to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Info at: 903-930-1568
Deadline: July 1, 2014
Please include current contact information.
Nearly concert time
There is just one more rehearsal before the concerts on April 24, the usual time and place, Mt. View C of C. We will go through the entire concert, without stopping if possible.
April 25, 7:30pm, Leadville, Annunciation Catholic Church
April 26, 7:30pm, Steamplant, Salida
April 27, 3:00pm, Clearview Community Church, Buena Vista
Dress: White over black ("informal" dress) no miniskirts or shorts. See if you can cough up some black shoes as opposed to white sneakers or flip flops. Dave would like the men to wear black bow ties, but that is still under discussion.
If you are not sure where the concert venues are, contact Lexie.
You all should have received a note announcing our rehearsals will resume on Thursday, September 12th for our winter concert series. Concert weekend will be November 22nd-24th.
To reiterate the note that Lexie sent out:
Just a reminder: We start rehearsals on March 21.
Lexie has copies of most of the music for the upcoming concerts. If any of you would like to have your music, let her know. She can mail, email, or deliver personally. Prefer the email. Vailia has the music for the Salida members unless you play clarinet or live in Cotapaxi. I can give you more than one part if you aren't sure which part you will be playing.
Lexie would also like to know if you have played before but are not playing with us this time around and also, now is the best time to con
Our next rehearsal, May 10th will be strings only. Please note, this is a change from our original schedule. Full orchestra will rehearse on the 17th.
Our next rehearsal will be April 26th. Farrell's rehearsal schedule says we'll be concentrating on Big Apple; Concertino; Dances & Airs; Finlandia.
The rehearsal locations for our last two rehearsals have been set.
June 5th, Tuesday, we will be in our usual space at Mountain View Church on CR306 in Buena Vista.
June 7th, Thursday, we will rehearse at Mountain Heights Baptist Church on CR317 in Buena Vista.
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