CHS Orchestras have
selected senior Sarah Harmon as Concertmaster, and senior Sarah Schimpf as
Assistant Concertmaster for the CHS Orchestras 2018-2019 season.
Both of these
students earned this high honor through audition, application, years of
private study, and past successful demonstration of musical leadership.
conductor, the concertmaster is the second-most significant leader in an
orchestra. The concertmaster makes decisions regarding bowing and other
technical details of violin playing for the violins, and sometimes all of
the string players. They lead the orchestra in tuning before concerts and
rehearsals, and other technical aspects of orchestra management.