December Honor Orchestra

2022 CODA December Honor Orchestras

December 2-3, 2022, San Diego State University and Wilson Middle School

December CODA Honor Symphony Orchestra, Michael Gerdes, Conductor
Mothership by Mason Bates
Huapango by Pablo Moncayo
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
IV. Finale
December CODA Honor String Orchestra, Dr. Alexander Kahn, Conductor
Ferial, from Estampas Mexicanas by Jose Elizondo
Romanian Folk Dances by Bela Bartok
St. Paul’s Suite by Gustav Holst
Movements 1, 3, and 4

Thank you to all of the students who auditioned for this year’s December CODA Honor Orchestras!  Follow the links below to see this year’s rosters and for participant information.  Please note that there are two tabs, one for each ensemble.

2022 CODA Honor Orchestra Concert Information:
Saturday, December 3, 2022
Wilson Middle School Performance Hall
3838 Orange Ave
San Diego, CA 92105
Concert begins at 1:00 PM
The concert is free.  Be sure to invite friends and family!
The school parking garage will be open for guests attending the concert.

All audition recordings must be submitted electronically by October 11, 2022

String students may complete two separate auditions, for one fee, if they wish to be considered for the Honor String Orchestra if they are not accepted in to the Honor Symphony Orchestra.

Student Information Form (for students to submit to their director)

Directors, please read the following instructions for setting up your Director’s account and adding student auditions.
Director Instructions for December CODA Honor Orchestra Audition Submission

Covid-19 Vaccination/Testing Requirement:
For the 2022 CODA Honor Orchestras, COVID-19 testing/vaccination requirements will be updated in early Fall to reflect the policies of the host site locations.


Audition Excerpts and Instructions

Auditions will be due online by October 11th, 2022

Recording Instructions and Excerpts for String Students
String Student Recording Instructions

CODA Honor Symphony Orchestra
Scale Requirements
Audition Excerpts

CODA Honor String Orchestra
Scale Requirements
Audition Excerpts

Recording Instructions and Excerpts for Wind and Percussion Students
Wind and Percussion Student Recording Instructions
Scale Requirements
Solo Excerpts
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