Answer: Orchestra is similar to a band, but the key difference is the types of instruments played. A band is an ensemble of wind instruments with a percussion section. An orchestra is an ensemble with sections of bowed string instruments (violin, cello, viola, etc.)
Why should I join the MacArthur Orchestra?
Answer: Joining the orchestra can be a great benefit to students both academically and personally. You'll have the chance to work with amazing people who share a passion for making music.
How do I join the MacArthur Orchestra?
Answer: You can join by auditioning with Ms. Sunder at the beginning of the year. If you are interested, email Ms. Sunder (email@example.com) for more information! Please note that students with previous orchestra experience are preferred.