Category: Orchestra Updates

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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Tri-M debuts its t-shirts

Tri-M is happy to debut this year’s shirts! Congratulations to Otto Janke and Riker Wilson for their collaborative winning design in this year’s t-shirt design contest. Any Tri-M members who have not yet received their shirt should reach out to Alyssa Kim.

“Filmscore Composers” to premiere Saturday!

Thanks to the amazing work of Riker Wilson (’21) and his tech team, LHS Orchestra will premiere the first set of collaborative distance recordings for the 2020-21 school year entitled “Filmscore Composers” this Saturday, November 21, at 7:00 pm ET on YouTube. The link will be made available here by Saturday afternoon. Please join us …

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Halloween Costume Competition

Students decided on costume themes with their orchestra class family groups for a virtual Halloween costume competition. Groups shared their spooky creations with the rest of the orchestra, and below are some fan favorites. Special thanks to Ulaina Ahn for managing the competition and compiling the photos!

Congratulations to Students Selected for SRO

Congratulations to the Langley representatives to the Senior Regional Orchestra: Alyssa Kim, concertmistress; Katie Dzwonczyk, violin; Otto Janke, viola; Fay Shuai, cello. These students were selected in an audition process that included all of the finest young musicians from Fairfax, Arlington, and Alexandria counties, and will also be eligible to audition for the All-Virginia program …

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Online Orientation

Thanks to the freshman and transfer families who were able to attend our Virtual Orientation on September 3rd.  For anyone who missed it, Doc has recorded a video message and the Tri-M Honor Society officers have also recorded short messages posted in the playlists below.  Welcome to the new school year!