Sand Creek Orchestra
The SCHS Orchestra is the premier string ensemble in the SCHS Instrumental Music Department. This ensemble plays quality literature and hold the highest standards of performance. The ensemble will participate in a C.H.S.A.A. and the C.A.S.T.A. and Mountain View regional festival each year where the ensemble will be rated on musicality and technical accuracy. Orchestra members are expected and encouraged to participate in chamber music and/or perform solos in addition to ensemble performances. Opportunities to perform in standard instrumental chamber ensembles such as string quartets will be provided to all students. Also, auditioning and volunteering for Honor Orchestras is highly encouraged. Students will receive multiple opportunities to audition for one of these ensembles each school year.
Prerequisite: Admission to the Orchestra is by director approval, and at least 2 years prior playing experience is recommended.
SCIM students are highly encouraged to audition for honor ensembles. Participation in honor orchestras is a fun and rewarding experience that benefits both the student and the entire music program.
Please Click the Link Below for the Chair and All-State Audition Music
CLICK HERE to access audition materials for the PIKE'S PEAK HONOR ORCHESTRA(All-City)! Please ask if you need assistance recording your audition. Recorded auditions due to Mr. Evans by November , 2020!
CLICK HERE for information about the CSU-PUEBLO HONOR ORCHESTRA! Please ask if you need assistance recording your audition. Recorded auditions must be submitted along with registration by October , 2020!