Masterman Music

Ensembles

2021/2022 Ensemble information coming soon

Instrumental Music:

Kim Kelter Neu
kkelter@philasd.org
(215) 588-0742 (cell)

Vocal Music:

David Shapiro
dashapiro@philasd.org

Itinerant Music Staff:

Sergei Nuissl
Violin, Viola,
Mondays & Thursday morning
snuissl@philasd.org

Gozde Tiknaz
Cello, Bass – Wednesdays
gtiknaz@philasd.org

Josh Anderson
Brass- Tuesdays
janderson@philasd.org

Jordan Graef
Woodwinds-Fridays
jgraef@philasd.org

Jason Chuong
Percussion-Thursdays
jchuong@philasd.org

ALL-CITY INFORMATION

2021-22 All City HIGH School:

We are excited about plans to resume in-person rehearsals for All City High School Band and Orchestra this year! Our conductors are both returning, and a performance at the Kimmel Center is scheduled for Tuesday March 22nd, 7:00 PM.

While we plan to do in-person rehearsals, auditions will be done virtually and will need to be submitted by Tuesday, November 2nd, 8:00 PM. Students wishing to audition must:

1. Fill out the online application form here: https://forms.gle/2EpCjQJQBzFML2pk9 (Deadline: Tuesday, November 2nd, 8:00 PM )

2. Submit an audition video here: https://forms.gle/FXdg4hbQ6VCdRJ4v8 (Deadline: Tuesday, November 2nd, 8:00 PM )

Students will need to record the two scales and excerpt(s) indicated on the ACHS auditions Requirement Chart below: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11nnNiybzrsjtOJaC28sO0FtQMsC26EoJBx6ZChir-ho/edit?usp=sharing

For important instructions about recording and submitting audition videos, please view this link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1JP0WGD1BCsCA6GnM7OEOqDANUOyXAc9P4brlUS–rgI/edit?usp=sharing

If you have additional questions or any difficulty submitting, please contact Kim Neu at kkelter@philasd.org.

2021-22 All City MIDDLE School Band/String Orchestra:
• See link below for ACMS Band & String Orchestra Audition pieces, Scales and Percussion Rudiments, and recordings at various practice tempos:
http://www.krammermusic.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=25&Itemid=71

• ACMS Audition piece requirements:
Violin 1 – Sinfonia in F, measures 1 – 54 (downbeat)
Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass  –   Sinfonia in F, p. 1
All Woodwinds and Brass – Russian Sailors’ Dance, p. 1
Percussion – Russian Sailors Dance (Snare Drum part), p. 1 & 2 (plus Percussion Rudiments)

• ACMS Audition, Rehearsal and Concert dates and locations TBA.

Click here to see the 2020/2021 All-City Festival:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IeZhPZ7EuB0

VIDEOS

Music Department Fun Little Intro: https://youtu.be/u4VNdCoRHcg

2021 Virtual Spring Concert Videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1k-KfhpU8hJqX98JZ0dwvgNqCMp9b9rYJ?usp=sharing

2021 Virtual Winter Concert Videos: Available on our Youtube channel here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPv3YkQcZC3vjKvjsaoVe9g

2020 Videos:

Spain – http://High school jazz band https://youtu.be/Ntuo95KyKdQ

Vienna – Sweet Sixteen https://youtu.be/97yTIqcyIFM

The Word – Middle School Choirhttps://youtu.be/WkGxv9XQ30c

Hatikvah – Middle & High school instrumentalists  https://youtu.be/oqybUurmJps

She’s Leaving Home -High school choir https://youtu.be/EMXIQE0 xFHg

Masterman Hymn – Middle & High school instrumental & vocal https://youtu.be/SZftgzsCpGA