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It’s June, 2021 and We Are Back!

Rehearsals were resumed in March. And now, we’re excited to announce our first concert in 19 months!

Join us on July 1 at Shawnee United Methodist Church, 10700 Johnson Drive in Shawnee, Kansas. Concert begins at 7 P.M.

Our program will feature several patriotic pieces to commemorate Independence Day.

We look forward to seeing familiar faces again.

The Orchestra is always on the lookout for people that want to continue playing or resume playing after a layoff. This is the perfect place to scrape off the rust and dust off the cobwebs. email for details.

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We’re recruiting!!!

The Orchestra has openings in almost every section:  Violins, violas, cellos, clarinet, double-reeds, French horn, trombone, tuba, trumpet, and percussion.  We need you.  for information, please email

If you haven’t played for awhile, this is the perfect place to brush off the cobwebs.



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Purpose of the Orchestra

My purpose for forming the orchestra was to allow students and community members the opportunity to play in a “full orchestra” setting. Many individuals stop playing after completing school and later want to pick up their instrument again. That is where we come in!

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