Metropolitan Conservatory
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Overland Park Studio & Recital Center
11806 Quivira Rd., OP, KS 66210
Olathe Lessons Annex (Inside KC Strings)
15208 S. Blackbob Rd., Olathe, KS 66062

Sunday Adult & Youth Orchestras

WINTER SESSION 2019

Christmas

 

Luminary Walk at the Overland Park Arboretum (December 14)

&

Advent service at Harvest Ridge (December 8)

Winter Session classes begin Sunday, November 10.

All 3 youth classes will perform on Saturday, December 14 (5pm) at the Overland Park Arboretum's Luminary Walk. (8909 W. 179th St. Overland Park KS 66013)

 

 

The adult class will perform on Sunday, December 8 (morning) at Harvest Ridge Church (22015 Midland Dr, Shawnee, KS 66226).  The orchestra will be joined by singers and instrumentalists from Harvest Ridge for select pieces.

Rehearsal  Location:   Metropolitan Conservatory ​ Recital Center  (11806 Quivira Rd., OP, KS 66210)

Young Virtuosi Ages 6-12   Designed for beginning to intermediate students, this fun “first orchestra” teaches valuable ensemble skills. Nothing brings private lessons to life like an outlet for making music with others!  Minimum 1 year of prior playing and note reading experience required. 

Rehearsal Dates:
Sunday, November 10......4:30-5:15pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 17......4:30-5:15pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 24......4:30-5:15pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 1.........4:30-5:15pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 8.........4:30-5:15pm (Overland Park Studio)

CONCERT:  Saturday, December 14...5-6pm (Overland Park Arboretum)

Cadet StringsAges 9-16 (Minimum 3+ years playing experience required.)

This ensemble is perfect for motivated players looking for a challenge beyond the average school orchestra program.  

Rehearsal Dates:
Sunday, November 10......4:30-5:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 17......4:30-5:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 24......4:30-5:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 1.........4:30-5:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 8.........4:30-5:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

CONCERT:  Saturday, December 14...5-6pm (Overland Park Arboretum)

Adult Chamber Strings Ages 16-116 (all ability levels welcome)

Adult players of all levels are invited to make music with others in a fun, low pressure setting.

Rehearsal Dates:
Sunday, November 10......5:30-6:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 17......5:30-6:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 24......5:30-6:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 1.........5:30-6:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 8.........8:30-9:30am (Harvest Ridge Church- Final Rehearsal)

CONCERT:  Sunday, December 8...10:10AM (Harvest Ridge Church)

Advanced Chamber Strings Ages 12-21 This group is composed of exceptional young musicians tackling VERY challenging repertoire.  Students must exhibit mastery of all 3 octave major and minor scales and have finished Suzuki Book 5 or the equivalent. This is a fast paced performing ensemble where strong sight reading skills are expected. Participation is by invitation or "sit in" audition only.  If you think you may meet the criteria to join this class, send a message with a short description of your experience level.  We will invite you for a "sit in" rehearsal audition.

Rehearsal Dates:
Sunday, November 10......6:30-7:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 17......6:30-7:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, November 24......6:30-7:30pm (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 1.........3:30-5:15 (Overland Park Studio)

Sunday, December 8.........4:30-6:15pm (Overland Park Studio)

CONCERT:  Saturday, December 14...5-6pm (Overland Park Arboretum)

Click white song titles below for listening links!

 

Some of the printable sheet music links are full orchestra sets.  Please scroll to your instrument to select and print only the pages you need.

Adult    Class- Harvest Ridge

 

The Holly and the Ivy (Manheim Steamroller)

Carol of the Drum (Pentatonix)

Variations on Adeste Fideles

O Come Emmanuel

Ding Dong Merrily on High

Burgundian Carol

 

Advanced Class - Luminary Walk

Heaven and Nature

Fantasia on Greensleeves (Vaughan Williams)

  • Printable Full Set- coming soon

 

Mele-Kalikimaka

The Holly and the Ivy (Manheim Steamroller)

Carol of the Drum (Pentatonix)

O Come Emmanuel

 

Advanced/ Cadet  - Luminary Walk

Ding Dong Merrily on High

 

Advanced/ Cadet / YV - Luminary Walk

Burgundian Carol

 

Up on the House Top

  • I'll hand this one out in class!

Silent Night

  • I'll hand this one out in class!

The First Noel

  • I'll hand this one out in class!

 

*All rehearsals are held at the Metropolitan Conservatory Recital Center, 11806 Quivira Rd., OP, KS 66210.

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