Category: Orchestra Updates

Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

Congratulations to Langley Orchestra’s fabulous Class of 2021. In spite of the many challenges this past year, you came together for one final fantastic concert 2 weeks ago at Wolf Trap, demonstrating that music will always endure. The senior song “I Will Survive” was perhaps the most fitting conclusion to all of the concerts this …

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Langley Orchestra makes the front cover of the McLean Connection!

Congratulations to Erika Li for her fantastic article in this week’s Connection newspapers, titled “Orchestral Greetings and Farewells.” Erika’s article details the May 15th performance at Wolf Trap’s Meadow Pavilion and can be viewed in the excerpts below. In addition, Langley Orchestra’s Concertmaster Alyssa Kim is featured in a separate article for winning the Great …

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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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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!