As of 6/9/17


Fall Semester 2017 Schedule
(Dates/times/locations subject to change)
NOTE:  All events are for full orchestra, unless otherwise indicated


August

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

26 Sat. 2017-2018 AUDITION DAY 9:00a-3:00p Armory Park Ctr

 SAT


September

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  2 Sat. Space-Available Auditions
Previous Members - Registration Deadline
9:00a-12:00pm Armory Park Ctr  
  9 Sat.

Full Orch Rehearsal/Orientation Day

9:00a-12:00pm Armory Park Ctr

ACT

16 Sat.

String Sectional Rehearsal#
String Seating Auditions#

9:00a-12:00pm

Armory Park Ctr

 

23 Sat. Wind/Perc Sectional Rehearsal**
Wind/Perc Seating Auditions**
9:00-12:00pm
Armory Park Ctr

 

30 Sat.

Rehearsal
Deadline: Fall 2017 Membership Fee Payment
New Parents Informational Meeting 

9:00-12:00pm

11:30-12:00pm

Armory Park Ctr  

 

October

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  7 Sat.

Rehearsal

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr SAT, FW BD
11 Wed.

Wind/Perc Sectional Rehearsal*

5:30-7:30pm Armory Park Ctr
 
14 Sat. Rehearsal 9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr IR BD
21 Sat. Rehearsal 9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr UA BD
25 Wed.

Wind/Perc Sectional Rehearsal*

5:30-7:30pm Armory Park Ctr

 

28 Sat. FALL RETREAT  (Strings)# 8:00am-2:00pm Sheraton Tucson ACT, CDO BD 
30 Mon. FALL RETREAT  (Winds/Perc)** 4:00pm-9:00pm Sheraton Tucson  

 

November

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  4 Sat. Rehearsal 9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr SAT, St March Fest
  8 Wed.

Wind/Perc Sectional Rehearsal**

5:30-7:30pm Armory Park Ctr  
11 Sat. Rehearsal
Fall String Music Check
#  
9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr  
18 Sat. Rehearsal*
9:00-12:00 Foothills HS Aud St March Champ
19 Sun. Dress Rehearsal*
Final Run-Through/Group Photo
*
FALL SHOWCASE 2017
*
Deadline: Scholarship Comp. Registration
2:00-4:30pm
5:30-6:15pm
7:00pm
Foothills HS Aud

 

25 Sat. NO REHEARSAL (Thanksgiving Holiday)      

 

December

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  2 Sat. Rehearsal
9:00-11:00a
Armory Park Ctr SAT
  9 Sat. Rehearsal
Deadline: Winter Tour Roommate Request Forms  
9:00-12:00
Armory Park Ctr ACT
16 Sat. Rehearsal
2018 SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION - Prelims

WINTER BREAK

9:00-11:00
9:00am-1:00pm
 
Armory Park Ctr

 


 

Spring Semester 2018 Schedule
(Dates/times/locations subject to change)

January

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  6 Sat. Rehearsal
9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr  
13 Sat. Rehearsal 9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

 

17 Wed. Tour Prep Rehearsal*
Deadline: Spring 2018 Membership Fee Payment
5:30-7:30pm Armory Park Ctr

 

20 Sat. 2018 WINTER TOUR - Departure* 6:30am Armory Park Ctr

 

21 Sun.

San Diego Symphony Concert, Clinic*

 

San Diego, CA

 

22 Mon. 2018 Winter Tour - Return*

11:00pm

Armory Park Ctr

 

27 Sat. NO REHEARSAL

 

 

Regional Auditions

 

February

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  3 Sat.

Rehearsal
String Section Excerpt Check#

9:00-11:00
Foothills HS Aud  
10 Sat. Rehearsal* 9:00-12:00
Foothills HS Aud ACT 
11 Sun. Dress Rehearsal (Full Orchestra)*
PHILHARMONIA ARTISTS SPOTLIGHT*
(2018 Scholarship Competition Finals)
12:00-1:15pm
2:00pm
Foothills HS Aud  

17 Sat.

NO REHEARSAL

 

 

Regional Festivals

24 Sat.

Rehearsal

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

 

 

March

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  3 Sat.

Rehearsal

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

 

10 Sat.

Rehearsal*

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

SAT, All-State Aud.

12 Mon.

2018 TSO ARTISTS RESIDENCY*

4:00-9:00pm Sheraton Tucson  
17 Sat.

Rehearsal

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

 

24 Sat.

Rehearsal

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

 

27 Tues.

Rehearsal with Tucson Symphony

7:00-8:00pm TCC Music Hall

 

28 Wed.

Dress rehearsal with Tucson Symphony

7:00-8:00pm

TCC Music Hall

 

29 Thurs.

"BRAVO" Concert with Tucson Symphony

7:30pm TCC Music Hall

 

31 Sat.

Rehearsal

9:00-12:00 Armory Park Ctr

 

 

April

Date

Event

Time

Location

Test Dates

  7 Sat.

Rehearsal*
SPRING SAMPLER CONCERT *
Spring String Seating Check#    

9:00-12:00
11:30-12:15 

Armory Park Ctr
Armory Park Ctr 

 

11 Wed.

Special Rehearsal (Chamber Orchestra)*

5:30-7:30 pm

Armory Park Ctr

 

14 Sat.

Rehearsal*

9:00-12:00

Foothills HS Aud

ACT

15 Sun.

Dress Rehearsal*
Final Run-Through/Sound Check*
SPRING GALA 2018
*

2:00-4:30pm
5:30-6:15pm
7:00pm

Foothills HS Aud

 

21 Sat.

NO REHEARSAL

 

 

Arizona All-State

28 Sat.

Season Wrap-Up Party

9:30-12:00

Armory Park Ctr

 

 

End of 2017/2018 Season

KEY TO SYMBOLS

* = Top Priority Event for all members - Absences not allowed.
** = Top Priority Event for wind players/percussionists - Absences not allowed.
# - Top Priority Event for string players - Absences not allowed.

 

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