Orchestra

All Catholic Orchestra 2023-2024

Conductor:  Professor Jiannan Cheng, Director of Orchestras, College of Performing Arts, Rowan University 

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Strings Rehearsals

All strings rehearsals are at Archbishop Wood High School


Full Orchestra Rehearsals

All full orchestra rehearsals are at Nazareth Academy High School

Performance

IMPORTANT FORMS

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Membership LisT

First Violin

Mary Gaither /// Archbishop Ryan

Lydia Tomko /// Cardinal O'Hara

Nathan Mendoza /// St. Joseph's Prep

Isabella Valdeviezo /// Villa Maria Academy

Julianne Klaput /// Pope John Paul II

Ella Corbett /// Bishop Shanahan

Daria Heletkanycz /// Nazareth Academy

Francis Oniate /// Holy Ghost Prep

Madeline Sarachman /// Villa Joseph Marie

Abigail Olex /// Sacred Heart Academy

Matthew Chin /// Cardinal O'Hara


Second Violin

Audrey Secor /// Lansdale Catholic

Michael Doyle /// St. Joseph's Prep

Rachel Varghese /// Lansdale Catholic

Daniella Eggles /// Bishop Shanahan

Charlotte Knott /// St. Hubert

Olivia Ward /// Villa Maria Academy

Sara Roberts /// Lansdale Catholic

Natalie Ade /// Villa Maria Academy

Maria Higgins /// Pope John Paul II

Xavier Vigliotta /// Pope John Paul II

Briana Hernandez /// Archbishop Wood


Viola

Kaitlin Maguire /// Villa Maria Academy

Mercedes Calderon /// Nazareth Academy

Bailey Boyer /// Nazareth Academy

Ruthanne Lally /// Villa Maria Academy

Anna Vigilante /// Academy of Notre Dame

Gabriella Breault /// Archbishop Carroll

Simone Cameron /// St. Hubert


Cello

Liam Corrigan /// Bishop Shanahan

Jame Patrick Manangan /// Holy Ghost Prep

Cindy Zhang /// Nazareth Academy

Sophia DiGiovanni /// Bishop Shanahan

Adam Zulewski /// Holy Ghost Prep


Double Bass

Alexandria Braddock /// Nazareth Academy


Flute

Brigid Infanti /// Mt. St. Joseph Academy

Theresa Stolarczyk /// Cardinal O’Hara

Hazel Walker /// Villa Maria Academy

Owen Rigney /// Conwell-Egan


Clarinet

Ashley O’Doherty /// Gwynedd Mercy Academy

Bailey Jones /// Academy of Notre Dame

Susanna Coyle /// Nazareth Academy

Miah Acker /// Mt. St. Joseph Academy


Bass Clarinet

Kevin Taylor /// Holy Ghost Prep

Abigail McCarthy /// Bishop Shanahan


Bassoon

Kyla Payne /// Academy of Notre Dame


Alto Saxophone – play French Horn parts

Joshua Managan /// Holy Ghost Prep

Colin Graveley /// Bishop Shanahan

Benjamin Robbins /// Pope John Paul II

Nicole Marlow /// St. Hubert


Trumpet

Kadin Kingston /// Archbishop Carroll

Sinead Hurst /// St. Hubert

Liam Merolla /// Pope John Paul II

Michael Murphy /// Archbishop Wood


Trombone

James Pawlowski /// Bishop Shanahan

Victoria Buzzanca /// Gwynedd Mercy Academy

Christopher Matt /// Archbishop Ryan

Aidan Rayss /// Archbishop Ryan


French Horn

Charlotte Hiscott /// Cardinal O'Hara


Mallets

Josalin Fennell /// Pope John Paul II

Zachary Gaunter /// Pope John Paul II


Snare

Bradley McNally /// Pope John Paul II

Brian Fornwalt  /// Cardinal O’Hara


Timpani

Max Kline /// St. Joseph’s Prep


Piano 

John Brocagh Lynn /// Pope John Paul II

SCHEDULE

All Catholic Orchestra Festival

Schedule – March 14, 15, 16, 2024

Nazareth Academy High School

Guest Conductor – Professor Jiannan Cheng, Director of Orchestras – Rowan University

Festival Host – Mr. David Zagorski


Thursday, March 14, 2024

4:00 – 4:30 Registration

4:30 – 6:00 Rehearsal

6:00 - 6:30 Break

6:30 – 8:30 Rehearsal


Friday, March 15, 2024

9:00 – 9:30 Registration; Breakfast snacks

9:30 – 11:00 Rehearsal

11:00 - 11:15 Break

11:15 - 12:45 Rehearsal

12:45 – 1:30 Lunch

1:30 – 2:45 Rehearsal

2:45 – 3:00 Break

3:00 – 4:00 Rehearsal


Saturday, March 16, 2024

9:30 – 10:00 Arrival, breakfast

10:00 – 12:00 Rehearsal

12:00 – 12:15 Get dressed

12:15 – 1:15 Logistics, photo

1:15 – 2:15 Banquet

2:30 Warm-up, tuning

3:00 Concert


Make sure you have your music, your instrument, and a pencil.


CONCERT DRESS:

 Men:

-black button-down shirt, black dress pants, black socks, and black shoes.

Ladies

-Solid black blouse or button-down shirt (completely covering bust and stomach)

-Solid black dress pants or long skirt (skirt must be knee length or longer)

-Black stockings or black tights – no leggings

-Black dress shoes (flats or a small heel).

-You also have the option of wearing a formal all black dress knee length or longer.

-You must have sleeves or a black sweater covering shoulders.

NO LEGGINGS, YOGA PANTS, SWEATPANTS, JEANS, TIGHT CLOTHING,

SNEAKERS, GLITTER, BOOTS OR FLIP FLOPS ARE PERMITTED

Orchestra Selections: 2023-2024

The Abduction from the Seraglio, Mozart/arr. Richard Meyer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7Ox_JXvozY


Symphony No.7 (second movement), Beethoven/arr. Richard Meyer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1ZNhOwXT2c


The Beautiful Galatea, Suppé/arr. Victor López

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCigI52YvZE


Theme from Swan Lake, Tchaikovsky/arr. Chris M. Bernotas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLFnW1zf58Y


In the Fading Light of Autumn, Ralph Ford

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4se3cb0241g


Symphony No.5 (finale), Tchaikovsky/arr. Richard Meyer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6eNsfODfCmE


Theme from New York, New York, John Kandor and Fred Ebb/arr. Bob Cerulli

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yit4YRp80y4

Four Year Awards 2023-2024

Gabriella Breault

Daria Heletkanycz

Maxfield Kline

Ruthanne Lally

Madeline Sarachman