Ohio University Honor Choir & Orchestra
For High School Students Grades 9-12
Become a part of the musical life of Ohio University in beautiful Athens at the annual Honor Choir & Orchestra Festival! Participants will work with faculty at Ohio University, led by Dr. Bradley Naylor, Director of Choral Activities; and Prof. Steven Huang, Director of Orchestral Activities. Students will advance their musical, technical, and creative skills in a large ensemble setting, as well as participate in master classes and special performances with our faculty.
The fee for this event is $130, which covers all activities, housing at the luxurious Ohio University Inn, and most meals on Friday and Saturday. Students will be expected to have some pocket money for snacks and lunch meals on Saturday and Sunday.
Registration: Friday, Jan. 18, Ohio University Inn, 12-2pm (choir and orchestra); earlier/later arrivals can be accommodated.
Concert: Sunday, Jan. 20, Memorial Auditorium, 3pm. NOTE: AS OF 10AM, ATHENS CAMPUS IS OPEN. REVISED SCHEDULE:
12PM Check-out; Vans depart OU Inn for Glidden Hall
12.30PM Assemble in Green Room (breakfast room), Glidden Hall 4th floor
1PM-2PM Dress rehearsal in GLIDDEN HALL RECITAL HALL, NOT MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM
3PM PERFORMANCE IN GLIDDEN HALL RECITAL HALL, NOT MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM
Parents should still park for free at on-street meters on E Union St and S. College St (the bags are for an event on Tuesday Jan 22); the parking in front of Glidden Hall 4th floor are technically not available to the public, and university meters are still on.
You can click here for a draft overview of our schedule.
A downloadable document for driving directions to Glidden Hall, the Ohio University Inn, and Memorial Auditorium (concert venue) can be found here.
Accepted students may pay by check mailed to the following address, or with credit card here. The fee of $130 covers all food, lodging, and tuition, except Saturday lunch and Sunday meals.
Ohio University Honor Choir & Orchestra Festival
c/o Mr. Steven Huang
School of Music
Athens, OH 45701