Ohio University Honor Choir & Orchestra

For High School Students Grades 9-12

Celebrate the winter in beautiful Athens, Ohio, at the annual Honor Choir & Orchestra Festival. Accepted participants will work with world-class faculty at Ohio University, led by Daniel Hall, Director of Choirs; and Steven Huang, Director of Orchestras. Students selected for the festival have the opportunity to 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 $120, which covers all activities, housing at the luxurious Ohio University Inn, and all meals on Friday and Saturday. Students will be expected to have some pocket money for snacks and daytime meals on Sunday.

CLICK HERE FOR A LIVESTREAM OF CONCERT: SUNDAY, JANUARY 15, 2017, 3PM.

SCHEDULE

  • Registration: Friday, Jan. 13, Glidden Hall, 9am-11.30am (choir); 12-2pm (orchestra); earlier/later arrivals can be accommodated.
  • Concert: Sunday, Jan. 15, Memorial Auditorium, 3pm (reception preceding at 2pm).

You can click here for a draft overview of the weekend's schedule.

IMPORTANT NOTICE! REGISTRATION LOCATION THIS YEAR AT GLIDDEN HALL 4TH FLOOR, NOT OU INN!

DRIVERS WHO ARE DROPPING OFF: WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU IF YOU MUST PARK, PLEASE USE ON-STREET PARKING ON E. UNION AND S. COLLEGE STREETS, NEAR HUDSON HEALTH CENTER. THIS IS THE CLOSEST TO THE FOURTH FLOOR ENTRANCE OF GLIDDEN HALL.

SELF-DRIVERS: PLEASE USE METERED STREET PARKING UNTIL THE EVENING, WHENYOU CAN DRIVE YOUR CAR BACK TO OU INN AND LEAVE THEM FOR THE WEEKEND.

All meters accept coins and the parkmobile app. City meters are enforced until 6pm except on Sundays.

A downloadable document for driving directions to Glidden Hall (registration), the Ohio University Inn, and Memorial Auditorium (concert venue) can be found here.

 

PAYMENT

Accepted students may pay by check mailed to the following address, or with credit card here. The fee of $120 covers all food, lodging, and tuition, except Sunday meals.

Ohio University Honor Choir & Orchestra Festival
c/o Mr. Steven Huang
School of Music
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701

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