Calendar by month

Items in italics involve only a subset of the AHS Orchestra students
Month
Day
Event
Times
Place
SEPTEMBER8Orchestra Parent Orientation6:00pmOrchestra Room
11Student Fees, Instrument Rental Fees, and Parent Forms dueMaroon box in orchestra room or online
20Fall Concert Orchestra Performance6:30pmAHS PAC
22Student socialTBDTBD
26All-City Orchestra (ACO) rehearsals6-8:00 pmAISD PAC
28All-City Orchestra (ACO) concertTBAAISD PAC
29First installment Student Fees due (online option)Online only
OCTOBER6Baton Circle Sponsor Deadline for Monster Concert
14All-Region Orchestra auditionsTBDMcCallum High
19Monster Concert Practice (middle schools)10:00 am-1:00 pmAHS PAC
21Monster Concert and Carnival3:00-9:00 pmAHS PAC & Grounds
22Austin Youth Orchestra (AYO) Concert3:00 pmAHS PAC
28All State tapingTBDAnderson High School
31Second installment Student Fees due (online option)Online only
NOVEMBER7Zilker Festival (Seniors only)9:00am-1:00 pmZilker Park
10Student social: Thanksgiving Tournament4:30–8:00 pmOrchestra room
16All-Region Orchestra sectionals6:30–9:00 pmAustin High School
17-18All-Region Orchestra clinic and concertTBDAISD PAC
30Third (final) installment Student Fees due (online option)Online only
DECEMBER4Austin Youth Orchestra (AYO) Concert3:00 pmPflugerville High
5Full Orchestra Concert (Chamber Only)6:00 pmAHS PAC
6Winter Concert and Dinner (Vertical Team)5:00 pm/6:30 pmAHS Cafeteria/PAC
8Student Social: Snowflake Social4:30–10:00 pmAHS & Trail of Lights
18-22Fundraiser: Trail of Lights ParkingEveningsAHS parking lot
JANUARY204th and 5th Grade Orchestra Camp9:00 am-2:00 pmOrchestra Room
17 & 24UIL Solo/Ensemble Recitals5:00/6:00/7:00 pmAHS PAC
25O. Henry 6th Grade Concert, solos by AHS students6:30 pmO. Henry MS
27UIL Solo and Ensemble ContestTBDLASA High
FEBRUARY2Middle School Pre-UIL Clinic5:00–7:00 pmO. Henry MS
5 or 6Full Orchestra Pre-UIL Festival / ClinicTimes TBDAISD PAC
13Full Orchestra Pre-UIL Concert6:00 pmAHS PAC
23Full Orchestra Pre-UIL Clinic5:00-8:00 pmAHS
27Full Orchestra UIL/ Sight Reading ContestTimes TBDAISD PAC
28Middle School Orchestra UIL Contest (AHS host)TBDAISD PAC
MARCH1-2Middle School Orchestra UIL Contest (AHS host)TBDAISD PAC
8-11Orchestra Trip (pending approval)TBDTBD
28-29Pre-UIL String FestivalTBDAISD PAC
APRILTBDString Orchestra Pre-UIL Festival / ClinicTBDAISD PAC
4String Orchestra Pre-UIL Concert6:30 pmAHS PAC
6Student Social: Activity TBDTBDAHS
76th Grade Solo and Ensemble8:30 am-12:30 pmAHS
18/19String Orchestra UIL ContestTBDAISD PAC
26AISD Mariachi Festival and Clinic7:00 pmAISD PAC
27Dedication Day9:30AHS
28AISD Solo and Ensemble ContestTBDMcCallum High
MAY9Spring Concert (End of Year)6:30 pmAHS PAC
11Orchestra Banquet Dinner and Program7:00-10:00 pmTBD
12Music Memory Orchestra8:30-11:30 amAISD PAC
27/28State UIL Solo and Ensemble (TSSEC)TBDUT Austin