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Pit Orchestra

The OWHS Pit Orchestra is made up of Brass, Woodwind, Percussion, and String players from the various bands and orchestras.  This group varies each year depending on what instrumentation is needed for the show selected. To be in the pit orchestra, players must complete a simple audition and commit to the rehearsal and performance schedule listed below.

*Students interested in being a part of the Pit Orchestra should sign up HERE
Click here to see a listing of shows from previous years
The show for the 2017-18 school year will be: My Fair Lady
Click HERE for an synopsis of this show

Pit Orchestra Instrumentation:
VIOLIN A (4 PLAYER MINIMUM)
VIOLIN B (2 PLAYER MINIMUM)
VIOLA
CELLO
STRING BASS
HARP
FLUTE & PICCOLO
OBOE & ENGLISH HORN
CLARINET 1
CLARINET 2
BASSOON
TRUMPET 1 
TRUMPET 2
TRUMPET 3
HORN 1 
HORN 2
TROMBONE 1
TROMBONE 2/BASS TROMBONE
TUBA
PERCUSSION (BASS DRUM , BELLS , CASTANETS , CHIMES , COW BELL , HORSE RACING SIGNAL, SLIDE WHISTLE , SNARE DRUM , SUSPENDED CYMBAL , TAMBOURINE , TIMPANI , TOM TOM , TRIANGLE , WOOD BLOCK , XYLOPHONE)

Schedule for My Fair Lady Pit Orchestra 

Date

Time

What

Where

Tue, Nov. 28, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Thu, Nov. 30, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Tue, Dec. 5, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Thu, Dec. 7, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Thu, Dec. 14, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Tue, Dec. 19, 2017

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Thu, Dec. 21, 2017

No Rehearsal

No Rehearsal


Tue, Jan. 2, 2018

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Thu, Jan. 4, 2018

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Tue, Jan 9, 2018

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Thu, Jan. 11, 2018

3:45 - 5:45

Orchestra Rehearsal

Band Room

Fri, Jan. 12, 2018

3:45 - 6:30

Sitzprobe w/cast

Auditorium

Mon, Jan.15, 2018

6:00 - 9:00

Full Show Rehearsal

Auditorium

Tue, Jan. 16, 2018

3:45 - 7:00

Full Show Rehearsal

Auditorium

Wed, Jan. 17, 2018

3:30 - 6:00

Full Show Rehearsal

Auditorium

Thu, Jan. 18, 2018

3:30 - 7:30

Full Show Rehearsal

Auditorium

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

3:30 - 7:30

Dress/Tech Reh.

Auditorium

Tue, Jan. 23, 2018

4:00 - 7:30

Dress Rehearsal

Auditorium

Wed, Jan. 24, 2018

9:00 am - 11:00 am

School Show

Auditorium

Wed, Jan. 24, 2018

TBD

Rehearsal

Auditorium

Thu, Jan. 25, 2018

9:00 am - 11:00 am

School Show

Auditorium

Fri, Jan. 26, 2018

Call 6:30, Show 7:00

Night Performance

Auditorium

Sat, Jan. 27, 2018

Call 1:30, Show 2:00

Day Performance

Auditorium

Sat, Jan. 27, 2018

Call 6:30, Show 7:00

Night Performance

Auditorium

Sun, Jan. 28, 2018

Call 1:30, Show 2:00

Day Performance

Auditorium