Wednesday, Sept. 16: High School Western State Auditions Due (Click Here)
Please click here for the 2015-2016 schedule. As events get closer they will be displayed in this section.
The Back-to-school picnic will be at 5:00 pm-9:00 pm on Tuesday August 18th at Stapleton Central Park picnic area (the same area as last year).
Please RSVP at this link (Click here) and also sign up at that link to assist with potluck or other items. This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with old friends and to introduce new students to our community. We look forward to seeing you all there!
For those of you who want to get started with next fall’s seating auditions.
A classical solo of your choice (must demonstrate technical and lyrical playing)
Two or three octave A major and c minor scale.
I hope everyone is having a great summer!
Websites for Next Year’s
Please visit these websites and become more acquainted with the competitions that our students have successfully qualified for next year. Congratulations again to our young musicians for your hard work!
Middle School: ASTA National Orchestra Festival – Tampa Bay, Florida • March 3-5, 2016 (Click Here)
YoungArts Foundation Application
The National YoungArts Foundation (formerly the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, or NFAA) would like to offer our most talented art students the opportunity of a lifetime. From April 21, 2015 through October 16, 2015, YoungArts will be accepting applications for its 2016 Program.
For more information and application instructions, please Click here
Openings for 2015-2016 OFA Volunteers!
Thanks so much to all who volunteered in whatever capacity last year with OFA. As you know so well, parent support and fundraising are critical to our program. Please visit BringIt to sign up for open positions for 2015-2016, or reply to this email indicating your particular skills and interests.
No contribution is too small. Every minute of volunteer time is valuable and appreciated.
10/2/15 7PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
10/3/15 3PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
10/30/15 7PM MOSCOW QUARTET
11/5/15 – 11/7/15 WESTERN STATES HONOR ORCHESTRA (HIGH SCHOOL)
11/20/15 7PM CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERTS #1
11/21/15 3PM CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERTS #2
12/12/15 3PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
12/13/15 3PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
12/15/15 – 12/20/15 MIDWEST CLINIC – CHICAGO (HIGH SCHOOL)
1/29/16 7PM MOSCOW QUARTET
2/11/16 – 2/13/16 COLORADO ALLSTATE ORCHESTRA (HIGH SCHOOL)
2/26/16 7PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
2/27/16 3PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
3/2/16 – 3/6/16 NATIONAL ORCHESTRA FESTIVAL – FLORIDA (MIDDLE SCHOOL)
3/11/16 7PM TALENT SHOW
3/12/16 3PM TALENT SHOW
3/24/16 – 4/5/16 EUROPE TRIP – HIGH SCHOOL (SPRING BREAK + FEW DAYS)
5/6/16 7PM CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT #1
5/7/16 3PM CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT #2
5/14/16 7PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
5/15/16 3PM ORCHESTRA CONCERTS