December CODA Honor Orchestras

2018 December CODA Honor Orchestras

The CODA December Honor Orchestras, November 30-December 1, 2018; University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

CODA Honors Symphony, Dr. Nicolas Waldvogel, Conductor

Symphony No. 2 by Johannes Brahms

CODA Honors String Orchestra, Toru Tagawa, Conductor

Academic Festival Overture by Johannes Brahms, arr. by Robert D. McCashin

Romance for String Orchestra by Gerald Finzi

Irish Legend by Robert Kerr, arr. by Soon Hee Newbold

All recordings must be submitted electronically by  September 26, 2018.

  • Directors, please read the following instructions, for setting up your Director’s account and adding student auditions.

2018 CODA Honor Orchestra Audition Results

Thank you to all students who auditioned for this year’s CODA Honor Orchestras. To see the audition results, click on the link below.  Please note that there are two tabs for the two different orchestras.

Audition Excerpts and Instructions

December CODA Honor String Orchestra

String Orchestra audition scales

String Orchestra audition excerpts

December CODA Honor Symphony


Symphony Orchestra audition scales

Symphony Orchestra audition excerpts


The December CODA Honor Symphony use the same audition materials as the All-State Orchestra and Bands that perform at CASMEC in February.

Wind/Percussion audition scales

Wind/Percussion solo audition list


Student Recording Instructions:
2018 CODA Honor Orchestras String Recording Instructions
2018 CODA Honor Orchestra Winds & Percussion Recording Instructions

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