Applause is the booster organization for the musical arts at Lake Forest High School. It provides support and communication for all band, choral, orchestral and other musical activities. Applause promotes student recognition, awards and scholarships; publishes the musical arts e-newsletter; sponsors the Honors Competition; coordinates the Spaghetti Dinner; assists with the Citrus Sale; manages uniforms; and provides concert ushers, receptions, decorations and publicity. Funds raised have gone towards the purchase of equipment, grants for visiting artists, master classes, scholarships and the spring trip abroad.

Applause’s greatest source of income is membership donations. Funds raised go toward the purchase of equipment, grants for visiting artists and master classes, camp scholarships, and the spring trip abroad. Applause also sponsors the Senior Scholarships for Excellence in Music, Instrument Switcher Scholarships, Lessons Scholarships as well as Grants for Summer Music Camps and Programs.

Membership Levels

$1500 Leaders Circle (includes preferred parking spot at the Holiday Concert  + Impresario benefits)
$1000 – $1499 Impresario (includes two Spaghetti Dinner tickets + Maestro benefits)
$500 – $999 Maestro (includes two Holiday Concert tickets with choice of seating)
$250 – $499 Ovation (includes one car decal)
$100 – $249 Bravo (includes one car decal)
$25 – $99 Patron (includes one car decal)

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