"Pelle Bleue" Chamber Orchestra

The “Pelle Bleue” Chamber Orchestra is an extracurricular orchestra for high school students who want to play in an auditioned string orchestra! (This is a school, not community orchestra.) The planned rehearsal and performance schedule is from August 25 – January 6.  Rehearsals will be on Tuesday mornings from 6:30 – 7:45 a.m. starting August 25. Auditions are August 18 and will be held in the High School Orchestra room from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM.  Any high school student may audition but it is required for participating students to be enrolled in 2 trimesters of an orchestra class.  Symphony members are encouraged to audition.

Audition Requirements:

  • Violin – G Major 3 octave scale bowed as you choose.
  • Viola – C Major 3 octave scale bowed as you choose.
  • Cello – C Major 2 or 3 octave scale bowed as you choose.
  • Double Bass – G Major 2 octave scale bowed as you choose.

If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Barrus at jbarrus@sugarsalem.com.