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News and Updates - March 1st

posted Mar 6, 2011, 7:46 PM by Oakton Orchestras
OHS ORCHESTRA STUDENTS CLUTCH SEATS IN THE ALL VIRGINIA (ALL STATE) ORCHESTRA:  Please congratulate the following students who garnered seats in the prestigious All Virginia Orchestra through a highly competitive audition process this past weekend -  

    Violins:  Irene Lee, Stacy Ham, Alice Xiang
    Viola:     Mikey Lankenau
    Cello:     Mike Dettmar

These students will perform at the All Virginia Band and Orchestra event in Charlottesville on April 9.  WAY TO GO!!!

DISTRICT FESTIVAL EVENT SATURDAY:  All orchestras will perform in the annual District Festival event at Langley High School this Saturday, March 5.  See the following link for details on arrival and performance times:   All students should wear their proper concert attire, bring their best instruments and should be WELL-PRACTICED!!!!  Families are encouraged to attend and clap loudly to show their support of our wonderful musicians!
NY TRIP:  Is almost here!  March 31 - April 2.  Final trip cost per student is $575.00.  You will be receiving a final billing statement from Diane Farmer in the next day or so.  PLEASE REMIT PAYMENT TO MRS. MYERS ASAP !!! so that we can meet our financial deadlines with trip vendors.  Also, there will be a student and parent information meeting on Thursday, March 24 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss trip details.
As always, contact me or Mrs. Myers with any questions.
Patty Lankenau
OHS Orchestra Booster Club