Honor Orchestra Festival

Welcome to UMD's 2022 Senior High Orchestra Festival information page!

This year's festival will be held at UMD's Weber Music Hall on Thursday, October 27, 2022.

We welcome the registrations of your 10th - 12th graders for this FREE opportunity.

Register HERE

This year we are giving any of your high school seniors who are thinking of attending UMD, the opportunity to audition for a Music Scholarship - these auditions are reserved for prospective UMD Music students attending UMD during the 2023-2024 academic year. Please indicate your Music Scholarship candidate on the registration form for this event. Your seniors may also register for a scholarship audition the morning of our UMD Orchestra event and their audition time will be assigned the morning of October 27th.


Event Schedule

8:30am                        Registration - Weber Music Hall lobby

9:00 – 11:30am           Rehearsal (Weber Music Hall)

                                      Repertoire for Honor Orchestra 2021 - TBD


11:30am – 1:00pm              Lunch / Free time

You may bring your own lunch, or buy it at the UMD Dining Center or Food Court.

1:00 – 2:00pm            Sectionals

                                    Weber Hall, Singer Hall, Humanities 170, Humanities 222 (order TBA)

 2:00 – 3:30pm            Touch up on all pieces (order TBA)

 3:30 – 3:50pm                              Relax and get ready. 3:50pm          On-Stage (Warm-up)

 4:00pm                       Concert* - Weber Music Hall (Free Admission)

 Concert order - TBD



*This is a free concert, feel free to invite as many of your family and friends as you would like. I look forward to working with all of you.  Rudy