Welcome to the HEB Elementary Honor Orchestra home page! The HEB Elementary Honor Orchestra is designed to provide a weekly orchestra experience for Suzuki students in the HEB school district who were chosen through an audition process. Through their training and hard work at rehearsals the students will learn: correct rehearsal procedures; to read music more easily; both to work as a team and to be a leader; to polish pieces for performances; and to present polished performances. The Honor Orchestra has performed at the National Suzuki Association Leadership Training Meeting; Majestic Theater; Texas Music Educators Convention; and at the Meyerson Symphony Center.
The conductor of the Elementary Honor Orchestra is Vincent Pugh. Mr. Pugh is the Suzuki teacher at Bellaire Elementary and has conducted orchestras and honor orchestras in Kansas City, San Antonio, Austin and Arlington. Mr. Pugh really enjoys conducting youth orchestras and thinks one of the most exciting things in the world is to listen to young people perform with energy.
Congratulations on being selected for the orchestra! I am looking forward to working with you on some wonderful and challenging music this year!
Be sure to find the pieces we will be playing in the document manager and start listening to them.
October 21st-October 27th
We added the dancers to the Paris ballroom last night. Please keep practicing Contredanse and add measures 57-65 to the beginning measures. In Burst! please practice 17-33. Next week we will talk about our Potluck dinner!
October 14th -20th
Keep working on counting! Please practice, G scale with no c, C major Chorale, Bluesish, Burst 1-24, and Contredanse concentrate on 20-32 and add 41-57.
October 7th - October 13th Good rehearsal this week! Keep up the practice. Please prepare: C Major Chorale, Bluesish, Contredanse 1-41 and Joust! 1-24. Also listen to the pieces in the document managerSeptember 29th - October 6th 1ST Rehearsal!
Please practice Contredanse 1-41, C major Chorale, Bluesish and listen to Contredanse, Notable Neighbors, Burst! and String Shredder on this website.