Maestro Lyra & Assistant Hilde Conduct the Orchestra

On Wednesday, May 30th, the Chamber Orchestra had the distinct pleasure of performing for a third time under the baton of Maestro Lyra and her Assistant Hilde Broachdóttir. The orchestra played magnificently under their leadership. The orchestra performed four of Lyra’s favorite songs. Row, Row, Row Your Boat Over the Rainbow Twinkle, Twinkle Lyra Star Read more about Maestro Lyra & Assistant Hilde Conduct the Orchestra[…]

Why Orchestra?

Why Participate in Orchestra? Philosophy on Music Education – Bennett Reimer (Northwestern University) Why Should Music be Valued? – Gloria Kiester (St. Olaf College) Music on the Brain Research shows a positive correlation between high test scores and students’ participation in music programs. Making Music is Fun Making music brings people together, breaks down barriers Read more about Why Orchestra?[…]