Pit Orchestra Information

Thank you for your interest in playing in the pit orchestra for Sequoia High School’s production of THE ADDAMS FAMILY (October 24, 25, 26, and 27) in Carrington Hall!

Please fill out the following Google Form:

Here is a link to the musical soundtrack (YouTube):

This link is to the National Tour recording - much closer to our version:

Here is a link to piano accompaniment tracks that can be used to rehearse with if needed (by song and character)"

There will be more info to come regarding ShowReady rehearsal tracks downloads and apps....


Thank you!


Mr. Jefferson

Music Director



Rehearsal Schedule for the pit orchestra (THE ADDAMS FAMILY):*

Saturday mornings from 9am-12N:

9/14, 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, and 10/19

*We will begin show run-throughs in Carrington Hall as we get closer to mid October. If you want to come by Carrington Hall after school and play along with the singers/ dancers, please feel free.


Dress Rehearsal/ Preview Schedule

-October 21, 22, and 23 (TBA)

-October 24 (School assembly preview @ 10:30am)

Performance Schedule

-October 24 (Performance@ 7pm=> Call: 6pm)

-October 25 (Performance@ 7pm=> Call: 6pm)

-October 26 (Performance@ 7pm=> Call: 6pm)

-October 27 (Performance@ 3pm=> Call: 2pm)


If you want to be a part of the Pit Orchestra:

-You must practice your instrument part regularly (you may come by and see/ email either Mr. Broome or Mr. Jefferson during lunch time for help with your music)

-You must come to the Saturday rehearsals that are listed

-You must be available to come to all dress rehearsals and performances listed.


INSTRUMENTATION

Keyboard 1

Keyboard 2

Reed 1 (Piccolo, Flute, Clarinet, Alto Sax)

Reed 2 (Flute, Clarinet, Tenor Sax, Soprano Sax, Bass Clarinet)

Trumpet (Trumpet, Flugelhorn)

Trombone (Trombone, Bass Trombone)

Violin

Cello

Bass (Acoustic- string bow required, Electric)

Guitar (Solid Body Electric, Banjo, Ukulele, Nylon Acoustic, Arch Top, Semi Hollow Body)

Drums/Percussion (2 players)

If there is a problem, please contact Mr. Broome in M1 (dbroome@seq.org)

or Mr. Jefferson in M3 (ojefferson@seq.org).