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Northwest High School Orchestra




IMPORTANT Dates 2017-18

Put these on the Family Calendar! 

Orchestra Semester 1 Calendar of Events 

  • Back to School Bash (social event) Sept 14 from 4:30-6:30pm @ NHSO room

  • FNL Northwest vs. Byron football game Sept 15 from 5pm-?

  • All-Region Bootcamp Sept 16 (select students) Sept 16 from 8:30am-1:00pm @ Wilson MS

  • Halloween Party (social event) Oct 13 from 6-9pm @ NHSO room

  • HS All-Region Auditions (select students) Oct 21 @ BNHS

  • TMEA All-State Recording (select students) Oct 28 @ FMHS

  • Orchestra Fall Concert (ALL students) Nov 7 @ NHS PAC @ 7pm (student’s call time is 5:30pm)

  • All-Region Clinic/Concert (only students who were chosen for the All-Region Orchestras) Dec 8-9 @ Eaton HS

  • Holiday Party (social event) Dec 21 from 2-5pm @ NHSO room

    Orchestra Semester 2 Calendar of Events

  • Dinner & Concert at the Meyerson featuring the Dallas Symphony Orchestra (social event w/ additional cost) Jan 12 (more details to follow)

  • Group/Club yearbook photos (ALL students will need full concert uniform) Jan 18 @ NHS PAC

  • Pre-UIL Concert & Sight-reading (Chamber/Philharmonic ONLY) Feb 6th @ NHS PAC (times TBA)

  • UIL C/SR Contest (Chamber/Philharmonic ONLY) Feb 28 & March 1 @ NHS PAC (times TBA)

  • Game Night (social event) March 23rd from 6-9pm @ Brendan Summers’ house

  • Band & Orchestra Spring Trip (select students) April 20-23 Corpus Christi, TX

  • Spring Concert May 3rd (ALL orchestra students) from 7-8:30pm (student call time is 5:15pm) @ NHS PAC

  • Orchestra Banquet May 26th @ 6-11pm

Questions or Concerns? Contact Mrs. Fox
Call 817-698-1092 or email jfox@nisdtx.org