High School Orchestra

High School Orchestra


mp3 Auditions
We will continue to use Festival Scores for online audition management.

We're looking forward to our 2020-21 school year! I hope you had time to recharge during the summer months and get ready for another busy year of inspiring students! Here's some important information for NW/SW KMEA District Orchestra:

Brian Buckstead, Fort Hays State University

Clinic Date & Location
Saturday, Dec. 5 @ Dodge City HS

Performance Repertoire
Allegro Barbaro, Bartok/arr. Lipton
Psalm and Fugue Op. 40a, Hovhaness
Red Rhythmico, Mosier

Upload Deadline
October 29 at midnight is the deadline to upload your students' auditions to FestivalScores.com. This year's chair is Summer Miller from Garden City, and she'll be in contact with all NW/SW directors with more info on this process, including the Event Tag for this year.

Audition Excerpts

Students auditioning for District orchestra or WKOF chair position will use the following selections:

District music excerpts

All-State music excerpts

Festival Scores - Audition Event Tag

Directors, you will need to activate the following Event Tag in your Festival Scores Director account in order to upload audition entries.

Audition EventEvent Tag
2020-21 NW/SW HS Orchestra District Auditions TBA
Joan Crull
Hays High School
2300 E. 13th
Hays, KS 67601
h: 785-365-6724
w: 785-623-2600
Important Dates - HS Orchestra
Oct. 29, 2020 - Thu
NW/SW HS Orchestra Audition Upload Deadline
Dec. 5, 2020 - Sat
NW/SW HS Orchestra Festival
Dodge City HS

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