This website serves as an extension to the orchestra classroom where students may log-in, have access to music and sumit recordings of musical excerpts. The program grades the students in real time, and shows where musical errors occurred.
This unique and exciting youth orchestra has had numerous SHS Students in it over the years. This is the group that is known for playing rock concerts with big name stars. Check out audition and concert information here.
This professional organization of string teachers is dedicating to supporting, promoting, and sustaining both solo and orchestral string education. This group sponsors concerto competitions and chamber competitions for all levels. Mr. Hire is a member of this organization.
This is the professional music education association in which the SHS Music Staff are members. OMEA officially "sanctions" State and District Level Orchestra, Band, and Choir Contests and advocates for music education at the State level of goverment. This organization is the blanket organization under which the Tri-M Music Honor Society operates. There is a lot of useful information on this website (including future contest dates).