Andersen Orchestra

Concerts and Activities

Parents, please enter these dates in your family calendars!!!

*7th and 8th grade students have one required Saturday performance during the year.

October 25, 2018 (Thursday)-7th and 8th Grade Concert with CMS and MSHS@MSHS-4:30-8:00 PM (Concert at 7:00 PM)

*costumes encouraged!

December 18, 2018 (Tuesday)-6th, 7th and 8th grade Concert @ AMS-7:00 PM

January 28, 2019 (Monday)-8th grade-All Millard Orchestra Rehearsal @ Ralston Arena, 11:00-3:00 PM

All Millard Orchestra Festival Concert @ Ralston Arena, 7:00 PM

March 5, 2019 (Tuesday)-AMS Talent Show (optional)-3:15 PM

March 12, 2019 (Tuesday)-6th Grade-Southside Orchestra Clinic @ AMS-5:30-8:00 PM (Concert at 7:00 PM)

April 11, 2019 (Thursday)-6th, 7th and 8th grade Orchestra Concert @ AMS-7:00 PM

May 11, 2019 (Saturday)-7th and 8th grade-REQUIRED-ASTA Young Orchestra Festival @ MSHS-time to be announced

May 16, 2019 (Thursday)-7th and 8th grade-AMS Finale Concert @ AMS-7:00 PM

Use this metronome to help you practice with an awesome drum beat!

Music History and Composers

Music History by Think Quest - This site has a brief history of each period of music and its composers.

Music History from Classics for Kids - This website has lots of great audio explanations and examples.

Early Music History - Music history from the beginning of time to the Middle Ages.

Music History Timeline

Great Composers

Top 15 Composers of All Time

Dictionary of Composers

Composers by Country - This has some major composers from each country.

Fun and Inspiring Videos: