Recruiting for the UNITY Orchestra!
If you’re planning to attend the 2019 National UNITY Conference and you can read music, please consider being a part of the UNITY Orchestra! In addition to instrumental musicians, some singers may be needed as well. Music teacher Michelle McCauley, Washoe/Shoshone/Paiute/Quinault, who will serve as orchestra conductor, will host three workshop sessions on Sunday, July 7 for those wishing to take part. The UNITY Orchestra will then provide entertainment during the Gala banquet on Sunday, July 7.
Here is a list of the required instruments: (All musicians must be familiar with the standard scales on their instruments and have at a minimum played music throughout Junior High):
- Bb Soprano Clarinet
- Bass Clarinet
- French Horn
- Percussionists (any tribal drum or rattle)
This is not the first time an orchestra has been assembled for a UNITY Conference. The first group performed at the UNITY Midyear Conference in 2016. If you have questions about this opportunity, please email Michelle McCauley at [email protected].
If you would like to be included as a singer, please email Michelle and include your singing experiences and whether or not you can read music notation (not a requirement).