Course Expectation Sheet

PEP Band

ARHS Music Calendar

ARHS Chorus Page

Tri-M Page

Wind Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble I

Jazz Ensemble II

Symphonic Band

Concert Band

Orchestra


 

 

ARHS Band & Orchestra Home Page


Welcome to the home page for the Algonquin Regional High School Band and Orchestra program. The Instrumental Music program at Algonquin features the Concert Band (grade 9), Symphonic Band (grades 10/11/12), Wind Ensemble (grades 11/12), and String Orchestra (grades 9-12). All of these Ensembles meet during the school day for full academic credit. There are approximately 250 students involved in the instrumental music program at Algonquin.

There are also two Jazz Ensembles and a Full Orchestra which meet regularly after school. In addition, there are numerous opportunities to participate in small instrumental ensembles.

 

Faculty


Ms. Amy Collins

Fine and Performing Arts Department Chair

Wind Ensemble, AP Music Theory, Orchestra, Pep Band

acollins@nsboro.k12.ma.us

508-351-7010 x 1031

 

Mr. Eric Vincent

Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Jazz Ensemble I, Pep Band, Honors Music Theory, Audio Recording & Jazz Improv

evincent@nsboro.k12.ma.us

508-351-7010 ext 2142

 

Mr. Henry Morel

Jazz Ensemble II

bandante@aol.com

 

updated 9/22/16


 

Jazz Auditions will take place Monday, September 19- Wednesday, September 21 right after-school in the music offices. If you are interested, sign-up in the band room and get a copy of the music. Be sure to read the audition guidelines ahead of time!

Jazz II rehearses on Mondays from 5:30-7:30pm

Jazz I rehearses on Wednesdays, 2-2:45pm and Thursdays, 6-8pm

 

 


 

Interested in starting private lessons? Looking for financial assistance for music lessons you are currently taking? Have your eye on a great summer music camp? Apply for a Music Enrichment Award, funded by the Northborough- Southborough Music Association. Applications are Due to your music teacher by October 14, 2016

NSMA MEA Scholarship Application

 


 

Interested in Pep Band? It's not too late to join- please see Mrs. Collins or Mr. Vincent if you are interested. We practice on Thursdays after-school from 2-3pm. We perform at all home football games, parades in the towns, and at one basketball and hockey game! Come join in the fun!!

 


 

Want to audition for Central Districts? Be sure to check out the complete audition information posted on the bulletin board in the band room and on the www.cdmmea.org website. Sign-up in the band room, and bring in $7 by October 7, 2016. Cash is great, checks made payable to ARHS Music.

Auditions are on November 19 at Grafton High School. We will take a bus as a group to the school for our assigned audition slot, which is TBD.

 


 

The performance calendar for the 2016-2017 has been updated, check it out and mark your calendars now for another great set of concerts!!

 


Check out the great video NCAT put together of this years POPS Night!!!

POPS NIGHT Video!

 


Congratulations to ARHS Jazz I! They received a Gold medal at the State MAJE Jazz Festival. They will perform at the Hatch Shell on May 14. They perform around 1pm!

 


 

The Fine & Performing Arts Department has debuted a department blog!

www.GonkArts.wordpress.com

Check it out and subscribe to the blog to receive department newsletters!

 


 

 



MUSIC SPIRITWEAR! AVAILABLE AT OUR CONCERTS!!

Tanks- On SALE for $10

Short-sleeve Tees for $12

Long-sleeve Tees for $15

Hoodies for $30

Drawstring Bags for $5

 

 


 

Please be sure to check the links on the left sidebar of this page!

There is already a lot of information posted!

          1. PEP Band information and schedules
          2. Tri-M Home Page
          3. Recordings for all instrumental performing groups
          4. Concert calendar for the year.