McLean Day seeks community stage performers

Please see the below message from the McLean Community Center regarding performances at McLean Day on Saturday, May 21, 2022. ******************************************************************************************************************* Greetings from the McLean Community Center! We’re thrilled to finally be able return to a “normal” McLean Day this May, which means that we can finally launch the McLean Day Community Stage. All acts …

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Congratulations to Langley & Cooper’s DHO participants!

Congratulations to all of the participants from Langley HS and Cooper MS who earned spots in this year’s District XII Honors Orchestra event that took place Friday, February 18 – Saturday, February 19 at Washington-Liberty HS in Arlington. Congratulations to the following Langley Orchestra students: Audrey Goodner, concertmaster Kevin Sun, violin Sumrath Pahwa, violin Jasmine …

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Preparing for Assessments…

Congratulations to all three Langley Orchestras as well as Cooper’s Symphonic Orchestra for a fabulous concert Tuesday evening. Bridging Cooper and Langley Orchestras, the concert served as a “dress rehearsal” of sorts for the upcoming Assessments taking place on March 5th (Langley) and March 12th (Cooper). Special thanks to all of the volunteers, both parents …

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Preparations for the Concert & Assessments

Our Pre-Assessment Concert is around the corner, set for Tuesday, February 15th. A few reminders. First, students are required to stay after school for rehearsal. The rehearsal schedule is as follows: 3:00-4:00 Philharmonic Orchestra 4:00-4:30 Symphonic Orchestra 4:30-5:00 Concert Orchestra 5:00-6:00 Optional Dinner (sign up and pay for Dominos/Listranis dinner here by Friday 2/11) 6:00-6:45 …

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Senior Spotlights: Ulaina Ahn & Bianca Harris

Ulaina Ahn (cello): Favorite memory: The Danube River cruise on the Austria trip. I loved laughing with friends, and the lights were super pretty. #besttripever What I love about LHS orchestra: Orchestra is a home for so many types of people, and I think that’s a testament to the connective power of music. It’s a …

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Whisked away to Russia!

On Tuesday, December 7th, Dr. Scott McCormick and the Langley Orchestra presented its Russian Winter Dreams concert. Prior to the concert, students dined on potato and beef pirozhkis and enjoyed Russian-themed treats in Langley Hall. Highlights of the concert included performances of music of famous Russian composers including Tchaikovksy, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Shostakovich, introductions by students …

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Upcoming Russian Winter Dreams concert

A few reminders as we prepare for our winter concert next Tuesday, December 7th. First, all students are required to stay after school on concert day to attend rehearsal. The rehearsal schedule (on stage) is as follows: 3:00-3:45 Concert Orchestra (Freshman & Sophomore classes) 3:45-4:30 Symphonic Orchestra (Junior & Senior classes) 4:30-5:15 Philharmonic Orchestra 5:30-6:15 …

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Senior Spotlights: Stella Mategrano & Julian Lee

Stella Mategrano (viola): Favorite memory: my very first concert with the Philharmonic Orchestra, as a sophomore, bouncing around post-dinner with a cup of sponsor coffee in hand and sporting cat ears (for the animal theme), warming up and having a good time! What I love about LHS Orchestra: I love that it caters to players …

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Senior Spotlights: Anh-Thu Pham & Kacy Lee

Anh-Thu Pham (violin): Favorite memory: I love the community. The students are friendly with shared passions, the parents are organized, and the teachers love what they do. Everyone gives their all in the activities, whether it be playing, washing cars, or fake-laughing at Doc’s jokes. What I love about LHS Orchestra: I love the people …

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Congratulations to Langley’s DHO representatives!

Congratulations to Langley’s representatives to the District XII Honors Orchestra. Students auditioned amongst hundreds of students on Friday, November 5th. DHO students will participate in the District Orchestra Event and Concert on Friday-Saturday January 14-15, 2022 at Washington-Liberty High School. Congratulations to the following students: Audrey Goodner, concertmaster Kevin Sun, violin Sumrath Pahwa, violin Jasmine …

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