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“Sounds of Hope” at Wolf Trap!

Langley Orchestra reveled in a picture-perfect day on Saturday, with comfortable temperatures, bright skies, and few cicadas for its first in-person group performance in 14 months. Special thanks to the Wolf Trap Foundation for partnering with us and hosting us Saturday May 15th on the Meadow Pavilion stage for a socially-distanced performance. Our “Sounds of …

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Parking details for Wolf Trap Event

For those students and families attending the Wolf Trap Event on Saturday, May 15th, please see the map shown below for parking details. We have been assigned Lot 1, behind the Filene Center (main stage), and if necessary, overflow parking in lot 4 (top of the map). Directions: Turn into Wolf Trap’s main entrance at …

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Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Tri-M Officers!

Congratulations to our newly-elected Tri-M officers for 2021-22!

Congratulations to our All-Virginia Saxons!!

Langley Orchestra is proud to announce that two Saxon string players were selected to represent us this year.  They completed a highly competitive video audition process, and now will participate in the virtual event that will be held during the last weekend of April: Otto Janke (senior) will play in the viola section for the first time this year. Alyssa …

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New Student Auditions for 2021-2022

The Langley HS Orchestra is excited to welcome all string students to the 2021-22 season for what promises to be a much brighter year for music and performance. The orchestra program is comprised of five classes that rehearse separately but often combine into three orchestras for concerts, assemblies, and assessments.  There is one section for …

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JMU’s Spring String Thing (Free!)

James Madison University is offering a free virtual Spring String Thing (SST) on Saturday, April 10th from 12-6 pm for middle and high school students. Students choose which sessions to attend, with the event culminating in a concert by the JMU Symphony Orchestra. (This is the orchestra LHS hosted for a side-by-side concert in Fall …

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Holiday Concert Recap

by Miles Yang and Francisco Yang A couple of weeks ago, the Langley Orchestra premiered their second virtual concert of the 2020-2021 school year, the Holiday Classics Concert, and after opening night, students and parents were able to give feedback in the form of concert reviews on what they enjoyed about the concert. Like the …

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Senior Spotlights: Mihika Khubchandani and Chris Cheng

Mihika Khubchandani (violin): Favorite memory: Kennede, Margaret, and I used to have fashion shows in the bathroom after changing into our concert dresses. What I love about LHS Orchestra: I love the people in the Langley Orchestra and I was able to find some of my best friends in the past four years. Getting to …

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“Holiday Classics” recording released!

Thanks again to the amazing work of senior cellist Riker Wilson and his tech team, Langley Orchestra’s 2nd virtual recording of the 2020-2021 school year premiered Saturday February 27th, 2021. The video can be viewed below or at The accompanying concert program can be viewed or downloaded below. Congratulations to Doc, Riker, and all …

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Senior Spotlights: Colleen Sherry and Misha Somogyi

Colleen Sherry (viola): Favorite memory: Visiting Doc’s farm for the picnic my freshman year (and getting to meet his chickens!) What I love about LHS Orchestra: It’s not only a break from the rest of your conventional classes during the day, but orchestra also allows you to explore new music and be creative in a …

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