What’s Happening at Saint Andrew’s
At a Glance
15 weeks of instruction
January 7 Semester Begins
January 18 Registration Deadline
January 21 MLK Day/RBC Conference (no lessons)
February 25-March 1 Spring Break
April 15-19 Easter Break
April 26 Spring Concert 7:00 pm
May 3 Semester Ends
May 6-10 Make-Up Week
May 11 Spring Recitals
4 or 8 weeks of instruction
May 27-June 21 Summer A
June 24-28 Summer Music Academy
July 1-26 Summer B
July 29-August 2 Make-up Week
Student Spotlight: Rachel Hornback
Congratulations to Conservatory student Rachel Hornback, a voice student of Laura Yount, for her accomplishments in earning straight superior ratings at Solo and Ensemble and placing 2nd in her category at the Central Florida NATS competition. Rachel is a sophomore at Lake Mary High School and cannot wait for more competitions to come!
New Trumpet Faculty: William Cooper
Saint Andrew’s Conservatory is excited to announce the addition of William Cooper to our teaching faculty. He is currently accepting trumpet students for the Spring Semester.
William Cooper is Second Trumpet in the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. He holds a Master of Music and Bachelor of Music from Northwestern University where his primary teachers included Robert Sullivan, Barbara Butler, and Christopher Martin. He has appeared frequently with the Saint Andrew’s Sinfonia. An active performer, he has also performed with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park, the Brevard Symphony Orchestra, and with the national tour of the Broadway show, An American in Paris. William was the 2012 International Trumpet Guild Orchestral Excerpts Competition Winner and was a Bronze Medalist at the 2014 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition as a member of the Lincoln Chamber Brass.