High School All-State Orchestras

2022 High School All-State Orchestras

February 17-20, 2022, Fresno, CA

CODA High School All-State Symphony Orchestra, Oriol Sans, Conductor

Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 by Felix Mendelssohn

Transcend by Zhou Tian


Scheherazade, Op. 35 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

IV. Finale

CODA High School All-State String Orchestra, Kayoko Dan, Conductor

The Bear and the Eclipse by Anne Guzzo

And Birds are Still… Op. 72 by Takashi Yoshimatsu

Serenade for String in C Major, Op. 48 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

I. Pezzo in forma di Sonatina

IV. Finale (Tema Russo)

All recordings must be submitted electronically by December 1, 2021.

  • 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 check back in September for updated instructions for setting up your Director’s account and adding student auditions.
    Director Instructions for CODA All-State Orchestra Audition Submission

Covid-19 Vaccination Requirement:
For the  2022 California All-State Ensembles, all students are required to be fully vaccinated. If you wish to apply for an exemption to this requirement, please complete this form: https://forms.gle/E9zNAu1p2BV6D1iB7  Your request and documentation will be reviewed. If your exemption request is granted, you/your student will need to provide a negative COVID PCR test taken within 72 hours of participation and a negative rapid test on the 3rd day of participation.

Audition Excerpts and Instructions


Scale requirements

Audition excerpts


CODA runs the High School All-State Orchestra auditions for string players only.  Wind, Brass and Percussion students who wish to audition for All-State Orchestra must do so through CBDA.  For more information please go to www.cbda.org.

Students, please check back in September for updated String Recording Instructions:
2022 CODA All-State Orchestras Recording Instructions
Student Information Form (for students to submit to their director)

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