"In music, the passions enjoy themselves" -Friederich Nietzsche
We had a terrific RHS Orchestra Booster Club meeting last evening at Panera. Thank you to the board for their diligence in serving our orchestra community. Our next meeting will on February 25th at 6:30 - location TBA, and all are welcome!
LGPE is where we get to shine as an orchestra and see our progress against other school orchestras in the county. Please see below for LGPE times.
All performances are on 2/19 NOW BACK AT ALPHARETTA HIGH SCHOOL. Stay tuned for more details regarding transportation, dress requirements, etc.
Freshman Orchestra - 10:30AM
Sinfonia Orchestra - 12:45PM
Philharmonic Orchestra - 4:00PM
Chamber Orchestra - 7:00PM (THIS CHANGED FROM 7:15)
LGPE Chaperones STILL Needed!
We must have a ratio of 1 adult to every 11 students on the school buses in order to travel safely and in accordance with Fulton County Policy. Please consider setting aside some time to support in this area.
6 total Chaperones are needed for the Freshman and Sinfonia Orchestras. 7 total chaperones are needed for Philharmonic and Chamber Orchestras. Please click below to sign up!
* EXTRA! EXTRA! We are now selling RHS notepads and notecards as part of a fundraiser. Please use the link below to purchase. SENIOR PARENTS - THE NOTECARDS WOULD BE A TERRIFIC PRE-ORDER IN ANTICIPATION OF GRADUATION GIFTS!
Join the Georgia Philharmonic as five outstanding young artists perform in the tenth annual Samuel Fordis Young Artists' Concerto Competition Showcase Concert.
Saturday, February 15, 2020, 7:00 PM at Lassiter Concert Hall.
Franklin Pond Summer Institute Opportunity
Attention Juniors and Seniors
Are you considering majoring in music education? Clayton State has 2 music degrees they offer, along with small class sizes and a state-of-the-art performance space. For more information about the programs, you can contact Richard Bell, Associate professor of music: RichardBell@clayton.edu. For the music school audition information:
Have you joined the RHS Orchestra Booster club? Any amount you can donate helps us tremendously. RHS SGC voted to make April 21 school day (originally students were scheduled to be off
Please use the links below to access recordings from the Winter Concert.
* Georgia College has several matinee concerts coming up that I would encourage you to attend (and maybe get in an impromptu college tour!). Please see the dates below:
Mar. 4, 2020 | 11:15 a.m. Wind Symphony
Mar. 26, 2020 | 11 a.m. University Chorus
Mar. 26, 2020 | 2 p.m. Women's Ensemble
April 2, 2020 | 11:15 a.m.
* EXTRA! EXTRA! We are now selling RHS notepads and notecards as part of a fundraiser. Please use the link below to purchase.
*Patriotic Art Competition! Your student does not have to be an art major to participate. If you would like to see past submissions and requirements, go to:
Click on: Scholarships
Click on: Young American Creative Patriotic Art Competition
Click on: Entry Form (the link is in the section "What are the Requirements"
Submissions due by March 31st to:
Please use the link below to access photos from the Legacy of Excellence Awards!