Congratulations to all who auditioned for the 2018 South Central Senior Regional Orchestra yesterday! Representing CHS at the SC SRO will be seniors Sarah Garretson and Talia Marshall, cello; Joshua Rugumayo, viola, and Margaret Lather, violin; juniors Jamila Pitre and Alice Owen, violin, and sophomore Kiran Klublock-Shukla, violin. Two CHS sophomores earned first-alternate status: Nicholas Dillery, cello, and Rebeca Lerdau, bass. More than 200 students auditioned for 82 spots in the orchestra, which will convene November 9-10 at Fluvanna County High School. Erin Freeman, director of the Richmond Symphony Chorus, director of VCU Choral Activities, and Artistic Director of the Wintergreen Festival, will conduct.
Welcome new String Ensemble members for 2018-19 (in alphabetical order):
Violin: Schuyler B., Sam B., Alexander C., Mika H., Kiran K-S, Jonathan L., Sofia N., Asher S., Dante W., Judith Z.
Viola: Riley Lu B., Amelia N., Maya T-M, Niedia W.
Cello: Ben B., Nikolas D., Amara G., Eliot S., David W.
Bass: Edie C., Rebecca L., Hunter R.