If you are a high school woodwind, brass or percussion player, don’t miss the opportunity to rehearse and perform with the Gordon Symphonic Band for a night! This will be an immersive and impactful experience that will give you insight into college music-making and inspire you for your continuing music journey.
The concert repertoire is an international program including: Joropo by Moliero; Puszta by van der Roost; Symphonic Prelude “The Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer” by Camphouse; and others. You will be able to perform with us on the Joropo and a march by Fillmore, Americans, We.
Participating in this special visit day will give you the opportunity to:
If you are a woodwin, brass or percussion player and would like to rehearse and perform with the Gordon Symphony Orchestra for a night, please register by September 27.
After your registration, Dr. Southard will personally reach out to you and provide you with music and practice resources to prepare for the concert.
|1:30 p.m.||Welcome and Introduction|
|1:45 p.m.||Tour of Phillips|
|2:15 p.m.||Move to Chapel|
|2:30 p.m.||Symphonic Band Rehearsal|
|4 p.m.||Gordon Symphonic Band Concert|
|6 p.m.||Dinner with Music Students|
|7 p.m.||Meet your overnight host if you stay for next day "Explore Gordon + Music Track"|
To get the full College experience, we recommend that you book your overnight stay with a Gordon music student and also register to attend Explore Gordon + Music Track on October 9.
Registration deadline to play with the Band: All registrations must be received by September 27.
Registration to join us for the event without playing in the Band: All registrations must be received by October 6.
For more information contact:
Director of Music Admissions
E: [email protected]