Welcome orchestra students! This weekend, January 19 and 20, marks the beginning of our new semester. All rehearsals take place in the Fine Arts Building on the Armstrong Campus of Georgia Southern University.
Orchestra rehearsals will resume the weekend of January 19-20. We’ll post a detailed rehearsal schedule soon, but here are some important dates to mark on your calendars.
As a fundraiser for the Armstrong Youth Orchestra, we are pre-selling flower bouquets and GiGi’s “Symphony” Cupcakes, to be presented at our Fall Concert on November 18. DEADLINE for pre-orders will be at the dress rehearsal.
Join us for the Armstrong Youth Orchestra’s Fall Concert Showcase on Sunday, November 18 at 3 PM.
On Saturday, October 20, 2018, all Saturday ensembles will rehearse at First Presbyterian Church of Savannah. All rehearsals will be held at their usual times. Everyone must bring a music stand!
The Armstrong Youth Orchestra is performing a concert in November as part of the “Music With a Mission” series at First Presbyterian Church of Savannah. The concert is free, and an offering will be collected to support continuing hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
The Debut Strings Ensemble will not have rehearsal on Saturday, October 13th. All other ensembles will have regular rehearsal Oct. 13 and 14.
The competition winner will perform in the Spring Semester Concert accompanied by the AYO. The application deadline is November 11, 2018, and applications must be handed in at rehearsal to either Ms. Kristi or Ms. Jones. NO EXCEPTIONS!!
The fall semester of the Armstrong Youth Orchestra begins Sept. 8 & 9, 2018. Unless otherwise noted, rehearsals take place in the Fine Arts Building on the Armstrong campus of Georgia Southern University in Savannah. Debut Strings, Serenade Strings, Lyric Strings, and the Repertory Youth Orchestra all meet on Saturday morning. The Armstrong Youth Orchestra (AYO)… Read more »
Flutist Eliza DeRienzo was the 2018 winner of the AYO Concerto Competition. Eliza, daughter of Frank and Kristen DeRienzo, is a sophomore at Georgia Southern University – Armstrong Campus pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Performance.