High School All-State Orchestras

2019 High School All-State Orchestras

The CODA All-State Honor Orchestras, February 14-17, 2019 at CASMEC in Fresno

CODA High School All-State Symphony Orchestra, Dr. William LaRue Jones, Conductor

Overture to Die Fledermaus, by Johann Strauss, Jr.

Danzón No. 2, by Arturo Márquez

Finale from Symphony No. 2, by Sergei Rachmaninoff


CODA High School All-State String Orchestra, Dr. Thomas Lowenheim, Conductor

Italian Serenade for String Orchestra, by Hugo Wolf

Chamber Symphony in C minor, Op. 110a, by Dmitri Shostakovich

La Muerte del Angel, by Astor Piazzolla, arr. by Colon

All recordings must be submitted electronically by December 1, 2018.

Due to the fires in Northern and Southern California, the deadline to submit auditions has been extended to:
December 8, 2018 at 11:59pm
If you were not directly affected by the fires, please do your best to adhere to the December 1 deadline.

  • String Bass players have the opportunity to be considered for acceptance into one of the CBDA All-State Bands.  Bass players must indicate on their application, which ensembles they wish to audition for.
  • Directors, please read the following instructions, for setting up your Director’s account and adding student auditions.

Director Instructions for CODA All-State Orchestra Audition Submission

Audition Excerpts and Application


Scale requirements

Audition excerpts


The application below is for string players only.  Wind, Brass and Percussion students who wish to audition for All-State must do so through CBDA.  For more information please go to www.cbda.org.

Student Recording Instructions:
2019 CODA All-State Orchestras Recording Instructions
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