HAJS Schedule

 

2017-2018 HAJS Rehearsal & Concert Schedule

Note: Concert dress is only required for items listed as Concerts.

 

Holland Area Jr Strings Schedule

Regular HAJS rehearsals will be 6:15-8pm in room 106 at Midtown Center, 96 W 15th St, Holland.  All events will be posted on the website:  www.hollandsymphony.org under Youth Orchestras.

Fall Semester Rehearsals:
Monday, Sept. 11, 2017–full rehearsal  NEW Parent meeting 6:30pm 
Monday, Sept. 18–introductory meetings
    Corelli Ensemble auditions- *information in handbook
Monday, Sept. 25–full rehearsal
    See sectional schedule
Monday, Oct. 2
Monday, Oct. 9
Monday, Oct. 16
Saturday, Oct 21 RETREAT at Pine Trail
Monday, Oct. 23
Monday, Oct. 30
Monday, Nov. 6
Dress rehearsal – Saturday, Nov 11, 10:30-11:45
    Zeeland East HS, DeWitt
Concert (concert dress):  Sunday, Nov. 12, 3pm
    1:30pm Tuning
    2:00pm Warm-up Rehearsal
    Zeeland East HS Auditorium
    Tickets available online and at the door
Rehearsals Continue:
Monday, Nov. 20
Monday, Nov. 27
Monday, Dec. 4
Monday, Dec 11 HSYO night out TBD
Spring Semester Rehearsals:
Monday, Jan. 8, 2017
Monday, Jan. 15
Monday, Jan. 22 Practice A Thon starts
Monday, Jan. 29
Monday, Feb. 5
Monday, Feb. 12
Monday, Feb. 19–pizza party
Monday, Feb. 26
Monday, Mar. 5
Monday, Mar 12
Dress Rehearsal: Saturday, Mar. 17, 10:30–11:45am
    Zeeland East HS, Dewitt Auditorium
Concert (concert dress): Sunday, Mar. 18, 3pm
    1:30pm Tuning
    2:00pm Warm-up Rehearsal
    Zeeland East HS, Dewitt Auditorium
    Tickets available online and at the door
Chamber Music Seminar:  March 19 to May 21:  Details to follow.

 

Holland Symphony Orchestra and Youth Orchestra Cancellation Policy

In general, whenever bad weather is a possibility, Holland Symphony and Youth Orchestras follow Holland Public Schools closing decisions.

Please note that when inclement weather forces a lat minute schedule change, you can find out of the HPS schools are open or closed by calling their automated school info line: 616-494-2095 or by checking in their website: http://www.hollandpublicschools.org (or visit by clicking here)

We will also put a message on the Holland Symphony Orchestra phone line at 616-796-6780. Sometimes evening activities are still held as weather changes throughout the day.

If schools are closed in the morning, HPS will host updates about after school activities and evening events by 1:30pm on their website; http://www.hollandpublicschools.org (or visit by clicking here)

If HPS evening activities are being held, HSO and HSYO WILL hold rehearsals.

To download the PDF of the HAYO and Jr. Strings schedule (weather policy included) click the link below!