Concert Dress

 

 

The Premier Orchestra is required to dress in the mode of a professional orchestra for concert performances.

 

Gentlemen  

  • Black tuxedo (used tuxedos are available at various formalwear stores in the area)

  • White long-sleeved dress shirt (tux-style or pointed collar is acceptable)

  • Black bow tie, socks, and dress shoes

Note: Tuxedo Den sends a representative to a fall rehearsal for a fitting session.  They offer a great price on complete ensembles.

 

Ladies

  • Two piece outfit, black on top and black on bottom (the required outfit is available at www.concertblack.com)

  • Black or natural-colored nylons

  • Black dress shoes (no sandals)

Note: Concert Black provides an assortment of comfortable, washable, and stylish two piece ensembles. You may order directly from the company or  you may participate in an order due mid-September to receive group pricing for $90.00.  Extended sizes are slightly higher.  The group order form link is below.  Please fill out the form and return to this page to checkout.  Payment may also be made by check.

Top Only
Two-Piece Ensemble
Bottom Only

The Academy of Music (Academic String Orchestra, Symphonic Winds, Classic Orchestra, Glissando Harp Ensemble, Vivace String & Prelude  Strings) have a less rigorous dress requirement. 

 

Gentlemen  

  • Black dress pants

  • White long-sleeved dress shirt 

  • Black bow tie, socks, and dress shoes

 

Ladies

  • Black long skirt, pants, or dress slacks (No black jeans or leggings).

  • White long-sleeved or 3/4 length blouse

  • Black or natural-colored nylons

  • Black dress shoes (no sandals)

Note:  You may obtain your concert wear from a store of your choosing. However, you may also find that Concert Black offers choices that would suit the Academy of Music ladies as well.  You may also participate in the group clothing order in September.