September 26, 2018 | Announcements

Informational Meeting

Hi Everyone! Thank you so much to everyone who was able to come out to the informational meeting tonight.  I am so excited to get started with the Orchestra Academy!  If you weren’t able to make it, below is the informational letter that I handed out.  It should answer most of your questions.  If you have any other questions, please feel free ...

September 17, 2018 | Uncategorized

Why the Orchestra Academy?

Why are we starting the Monday Orchestra Academy? This picture about sums it up.  When I moved to this district 7 years ago, I found out that there were no orchestra programs in School District 27J.  I remember turning to my husband and saying, “One day, I am going to change that.” Then last year, our district announced that we were going ...

September 15, 2018 | Announcements

Welcome to the Monday Orchestra Academy!

Welcome to the Monday Orchestra Academy! I am so excited to begin this program and offer an orchestra program for 27J students. Starting Monday, October 1st, we will be having orchestra rehearsals at Turnberry Elementary from 11:30am-1:00pm.  Student families are responsible for providing an instrument since I have neither the resources nor the space ...