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Member's Handbook

It is every member's repsonsibility to be familiar with the member handbook to play in the orchestra. View the Member Handbook, Rev. G, last updated July 2015.

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Corp. Documents

By-Laws: PDF Word
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Chamber Performances

Chamber ensembles perform at Northside Hospital on a regular basis. Contact Jim and Gail Jackson at

Get Recordings

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2017-2018 Rehearsal Schedule

Colors indicate rehearsals for a specific concert set. For directions, click the locations. Concert dress unless otherwise noted for women is black, men is tuxedo. Please scroll down to download music for each concert. All dates subject to change.

DayDateEventLocationCall TimeDownbeat
MondayAug 07, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
SundayAug 13, 2017Party / Annual meeting / PotluckJMH7:007:00
MondayAug 14, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayAug 21, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayAug 28, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
WednesdayAug 30, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
SaturdaySep 02, 2017Dress RehearsalHRA4:005:00
SaturdaySep 02, 2017Dragon Con ConcertHRA6:307:00
MondaySep 04, 2017NO REHEARSAL - Labor Day
MondaySep 11, 2017NO REHEARSAL - CANCELLEDNSHS7:157:30
MondaySep 18, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondaySep 25, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
WednesdaySep 27, 2017ADDED RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayOct 02, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayOct 09, 2017RehearsalHPC7:157:30
FridayOct 13, 2017Dress RehearsalLHS7:157:30
SaturdayOct 14, 2017Dress RehearsalLHS3:153:30
SaturdayOct 14, 2017Made in America Concert LHS6:307:00
MondayOct 16, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayOct 23, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayOct 30, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayNov 06, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayNov 13, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
FridayNov 17, 2017Dress RehearsalLHS7:157:30
SaturdayNov 18, 2017Dress RehearsalLHS3:153:30
SaturdayNov 18, 2017Magical World of Movies ConcertLHS6:307:00
MondayNov 20, 2017RehearsalHPC7:157:30
MondayNov 27, 2017RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
TuesdayDec 05, 2017Dress RehearsalRUMC6:457:00
ThursdayDec 07, 2017Dress RehearsalRUMC6:457:00
FridayDec 08, 2017Christmas Concert #1 RUMC7:007:30
SundayDec 10, 2017Christmas Concert #2 RUMC2:303:00
MondayJan 15, 2018Rehearsal - MLK DayHPC7:157:30
WednesdayJan 17, 2017Alternate Rehearsal in case of snowTBD7:157:30
MondayJan 22, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
WednesdayJan 24, 2017Alternate Rehearsal in case of snowTBD7:157:30
MondayJan 29, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayFeb 05, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayFeb 12, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
FridayFeb 16, 2018Dress RehearsalLHS7:157:30
SaturdayFeb 17, 2018Dress RehearsalLHS3:153:30
SaturdayFeb 17, 2018Concerto Competition Showcase ConcertLHS6:307:00
MondayFeb 19, 2017NO REHEARSAL - Presidents Day
MondayFeb 26, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayMar 05, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayMar 12, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayMar 19, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayMar 26, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
FridayMar 30, 2018Dress RehearsalLHS7:157:30
SaturdayMar 31, 2018Dress RehearsalLHS3:153:30
SaturdayMar 31, 2018Dreamscapes ConcertLHS6:307:00
MondayApr 02, 2018Rehearsal - Spring BreakHPC7:157:30
MondayApr 09, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayApr 16, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayApr 23, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
MondayApr 30, 2018RehearsalNSHS7:157:30
SaturdayMay 05, 2018Dress RehearsalRUMC9:30a10:00a
SundayMay 06, 2018Dress RehearsalRUMC12:3012:45
SundayMay 06, 2018The French Connection ConcertRUMC2:303:00

Music for Download

IMPORTANT: Click on each link below to go to the IMSLP site for music download. Then choose the "Parts" tab, click on your part and print it. Music without links is not public domain and will be provided to you at or before the first rehearsal. Works on concerts subject to change.

Dragon Con

Quincy Jones arr. VinsonAustin Powers - Soul Bosa Nova1.1.2+1.1/, perc,str
Alan Menken arr. ParsonsBeauty And The Beast2+1.2.2+1.2/, perc, pf, str
Sonny RhoadesFirefly's TV theme: Ballad of Serenitybari vocal, guitar, banjo, fiddle, viola, bass
Ramin Djawad arr. MooreGame of Thronesperc. pf, str
John Williams arr. BrubakerHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire2+1.1.2+1.1/,timp, perc, pf, str
Frank Churchill & Larry Morey arr. Snow White - Heigh Ho full orch with 7 male vocals
Murry Goldman I am the Doctorfull band arrangment
Ron Grainer arr. JohnsonDr. Who Theme 2005-20072+1.1.2+1.2+1/,timp,perc,pf/synth,str
Howard Shore arr. LopezLord of the Rings/Return of the king2 D1.2.2+1.1/,timp,perc,pf/synth(hp).str
Scottish Folk Song arr. McCearyOutlander (series) - The Skye Boat Songflute(penny-whistle),bagpipe,perc, alto vocal,str
Hans Zimmer arr. LavenderPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest2.1.2+1.1/,timp,perc,str
John Williams Star Wars Suite - II. Princess Leia's Theme
John Williams Star Wars Suite- III. The Imperial March (Vader's Theme)3+1.2.2+1.2/,timp,perc,pf/celesta,str
arr. CusterStar Trek Through the Years 2+1.2.2+1.2/,timp,perc,pf,str
Alan Silvester arr. PallettThe Avengers2.2.2+1.2+1/,timp,perc,str
Ramin Djawad arr. JohnsonWestworld Theme

Made in America

William SchumanNew England Triptych,timp,perc,str
IvesVariations on America3.2.2.2/,timp,perc,str
Grofe'Grand Canyon Suite2+1.2+1.2+1.2.1/,timp,perc,hp,str

Magical World of Movies

Alan Menken arr. ParsonsBeauty and the Beast2+1.2.2+1.2/, perc, pf, str
arr. Glenesk and MortimerCartoon Collection2.2.2+1.2./,timp,perc,pf,str
Frank ChurchillSnow White - Heigh Ho
John WilliamsHook - Flight to Neverland2+1.3D1.3.3D1/,timp,perc,hp,pf/cel,str
John Powell arr. O/LaughlinHow to Train Your Dragon2.1.2+1.1/, timp, perc, pf,str
Joel McNeely arr. ParsonPeter Pan2.2.2+1.2/,timp,perc,pf,str
Hans Zimmer arr LavenderPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest2.1.2+1.1/,timp,perc,str
Rim Rice arr. MortimerAladdin2+1.2.2+1.2/, perc, pf, str
Richard & Robert Sheran arr. Parson & MorenIt's A Small World1+1.2.2+1.2/,perc,pf,str
Jimmer Dodd arr. ParsonMickey Mouse March1+1.2.2+1.2/,perc,pf,str

RUMC Christmas Concert


Concerto Competition Showcase Concert

TBDWinner concertosTBD
TBDOrchestral WorkTBD


ElgarDream Children2.2.2.2/4,timp,hp.str
BerliozSymphonie Fantastique2+1.2+1.2.4/4.2+2.3.2(ophicleide),2timp,perc,2hp,str

The French Connection

Saint-SaensSymphony No. 3, Op. 78 (Organ Symphony)3+1.2+1.2+1.2+1/,timp,perc,2pf,organ,str
PoulencGloria, FP 1773.3.3.3/,timp,hp,str,S solo, mix chorus
DurufléFour Motets on a Gregorian Theme Choir only

Locations for Rehearsals and Concerts

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church (AFUMC)
69 North Main Street
Alpharetta, GA 30009
(770) 475-5576
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Best parking for GP: ** Use lower lot on Cumming Street **

Chattahoochee High School (ChatHS)
5230 Taylor Rd
Johns Creek, GA 30022
(770) 521-7600
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Hope Presbyterian Church (HPC)
4101 Sandy Plains Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 977-4673
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Hyatt Regency Atlanta (HRA)
265 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 577-1234
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GP is in Centennial Ballroom

Janee Minnick's House (JMH)
635 Old Dorris Rd.
Milton, GA 30004
(770) 740-0030
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Lassiter High School Concert Hall (LHS)
2601 Shallowford Rd NE
Marietta, GA 30066
(678) 494-7863
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North Springs High School (NSHS)
7447 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30328
(770) 551-2490
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Rehearsals are in band room E108.

Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel (RAWH)
2450 Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 953-4500
Map of site Detailed Instructions
website Google map
GP is in Grand Ballroom III

Roswell United Methodist Church (RUMC)
814 Mimosa Blvd
Roswell, GA 30075
(770) 993-6218
website Google map
Best Parking for GP: **Driveway to left of church. Park in back**

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