FAYM FALL 2023
Important Semester Dates
Online registration begins Wednesday, July 19 at 10am and ends on July 31 . CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.
Late registration runs from Aug. 1 to Aug. 19. Registrations received during this time require an additional $15 late registration fee. Many classes fill on the first day. Register early! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.
Testups, Auditions, Theory Quizzes
August 2, 3, 9, and 10. Approximate times are 9:00 to 3:00, but vary each day. Check the signup for available times. CLICK HERE FOR AVAILABLE TIMES.
Musical Instrument Demo
Thursday, Aug. 10 at 12:00, at New Life Church sanctuary. All students signing up for Intro Band or Intro Strings are required to attend.
Fall Semester 2023 Dates
Classes begin Aug. 23/24 and run until Nov. 29/30. A 14-week semester.
No classes on Nov. 22/23.
Fall Dress Rehearsal Dates
Dress rehearsals for all Band, Strings, and Chorus students:
Wednesday, Nov. 29
Thursday, Nov. 30
Please block off these entire days. The actual rehearsal schedule will be announced in early November when we have a concert program finalized.
Both dress rehearsals are required attendance by all students in any band, strings, or chorus class. Concert dates TBA. Please make a note of these rehearsal dates and mark your calendars now!
The dress rehearsals are not required by students in guitar, piano, elementary music, recorder, or music theory.
Fall Semester Concert - TBA (We can't book an auditorium until after September 1, but we are aiming for a concert on Friday, Dec. 1.)
The final semester concert is required attendance by all students in band, strings, and chorus.
The Class Showcase is required attendance by all students in Elementary Miusic, Guitar, and Piano. Date TBA.
Districts, Regionals, and All-State 23-24 Dates
SRO and JRO string auditions Sept. 23
SRO wind auditions Sept. 18
SRO/JRO event Nov. 10-11
District Choir auditions Nov. 11
High School District Choir Event Feb. 8-9.
Middle School District Band Auditions on Jan. 13
Middle School District Band Event Feb. 9-10.
High School District Band Auditions on Dec. 9.
High School District Band Event Feb. 2-3.
All-State Auditions for Band/Orchestra Feb. 24.
All-State Event April 18-20 in Richmond.