HMS 7th & 8th grade string orchestra program is a continuation of
the 6th grade orchestra experience. The HMS program is continuing to
grow and offers great opportunities for mastering technique and music
reading skills through rehearsals, small group lessons, and performance.
What lesson books do students need for Orchestra?
7th Graders need Orchestra Expressions Book 2
8th Graders need High Tech For Strings
**When ordering, please make sure you buy the lesson book that corresponds to your child's instrument!**
How are lessons and orchestra rehearsals scheduled?
like in the 5th & 6th grades, your lessons are scheduled once a
week from your gym period and orchestra is scheduled as a rotating
pullout on Wednesdays.
Can I participate in sports at HMS and still be in orchestra?
YES! There have been orchestra members on every school team.