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Season Kick-Off

Welcome to the 2000-2020 Kick-Off Season of SOGO

We have a special meet and greet Sunday, August 25 at Calvary Chapel Olympia. SOGO musicians will be rehearsing while parents get to know one another and meet our board members and hear about the amazing season ahead. Please refer to your email that was sent Sunday, August 18, which contains all the details of the afternoon/evening. The following is a general schedule of the event:

3:30-4pm – DEBUT/ACADEMY ORCHESTRAS – Check-in, pay tuition and pick-up their music.

4-5pm – DEBUT/ACADEMY ORCHESTRAS – Musicians rehearse the new music (parents meet with board members. Please bring a topping for the Potato Bar)

4:30-5pm CONSERVATORY ORCHESTRA – Check-in, pay tuition and pick-up music. (Parents please bring a topping for the Potato Bar)

5pm-6pm DEBUT/ACADEMY/CONSERVATORY- Gather for a mass rehearsal of Beethoven’s Ode to Joy (parents enjoy) and eveyone is excused to dinner!

6pm DEBUT/ACADEMY ORCHESTRAS – End.

6-6:30pm CONSERVATORY ORCHESTRA – Parents meet with board members.

6-8pm CONSERVATORY ORCHESTRA – Musicians rehearse the new music.

JOIN SOGO!

2019-2020 Placement Auditions

Schedule an appointment TODAY for Monday, August 26, 2019!

Experience weekly rehearsals with professional conductors and teaching artists and performances on the Washington Center stage.  This and much more, including music theory and history add to a challenging opportunity afforded to young musicians in the South Sound area.

For information about the placement audition or schedule an appointment, go to our Join SOGO page.

CONSERVATORY ORCHESTRA
REHEARSAL: 5:15pm – 7:15pm
Advanced musicians (high school – college)
Mr. May, Music Director & Conductor

BRASS CHOIR
REHEARSAL:  4:25 – 5:10pm
Members of the Conservatory Orchestra
Mr. Allison, Conductor
Ms. Ward, Assist. Conductor

ACADEMY ORCHESTRA
REHEARSAL:  2:45pm – 4:30pm
Intermediate (middle to early high school)
Mr. Allison, Artistic Director & Conductor

DEBUT ORCHESTRA
REHEARSAL:  3pm – 4:45pm
Two years experience – early middle school
Jennifer Marin & Travis Sipher, Conductors