Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 14, 2024Ford MS Orchestra Concerts – Ford MS Gym

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 Ereckson MS Orchestra Concerts – Ereckson MS cafeteria

Thursday, May 16, 2024Curtis MS Orchestra Concerts – Curtis MS Gym

Information

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Curtis MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

CMS Audition Results 2024-2025.pdf

Ereckson MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

EMS Audition Results 2024-2025.pdf

Ford MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

FMS Audition Results 2024-2025.pdf

Forms

 

Middle School Orchestra forms – Due with payment by 8/25/2023
SCHOOLPAY
– Due 8/25/2023 (payment receipts are posted in Financial section of your Charms account: http://allenorchestra.org/charms/)

Cello/String Bass School Instrument Usage FeePAY FOR YEAR Due 8/25/2023 or PAY FOR 1st SEMESTERDue 8/25/2023 & PAY FOR 2nd SEMESTERDue 1/19/2024
If the contract that is given to the students is lost you will need to print a new one from CHARMS using the directions below:

  1. Login to CHARMS
  2. Click the “Inventory Uniforms” icon
  3. You should see a list of items checked out to the students, click the button labeled “F” to the right of an instrument (not a lock or locker)
  4. Print the form

TMEA All-Region MS Orchestra Fee Payment – Due 10/6/2023

 

Information

 

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Curtis MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

Ereckson MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

EMS Audition Results 2024-2025.pdf

Ford MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

 

 

 

Links

 

Smartmusic Help – Youtube Videos

 

Instrument Tuning Help!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Online Class Links

 

Smartmusic

 

Note naming help and reviewing online:

 

Violin (D and A string notes)   Viola (D and A string notes)   Cello (D and A string notes)   Bass (notes of the D scale)

 

Note naming help and review – more advanced:

 

Violin (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)   Viola (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)   Cello (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)

 

Cello (tenor clef, keys of F, C, G, D, A)   Bass (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)

 

Practice your note reading skills for YOUR instrument!

 

Violin Fingerings   Viola Fingerings   Cello Fingerings   Bass Fingerings

 

Past Concert Programs