Saturday, April 25, 2-4 p.m. Instrument Petting Zoo – Come and buzz, blow, pluck, and bow instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo hosted by Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia. Fun for all ages, this event is free and open to the public during the Olympia Spring Arts Walk.
Sponsored by: Washington Center for the Performing Arts & SOGO
Sunday, May 17, 4 p.m. The Conservatory Orchestra will present Hanson’s Symphony No. 2, ‘Romantic’.
Also appearing: Brass Choir, Academy and Debut Orchestras.
Sponsored by: Cabinets By Trivonna
Schedule your audition now for the upcoming 2015-2016 season! Auditions will be held on Wednesday, May 27th for returning members and May 31st and June 1st for new and returning members. Remember, a $30 audition fee (paid online) is required for registration. For questions, please contact the SOGO Office at 360.352.1438.
OLYMPIA ARTS WALK – Instrument Petting Zoo.
Come to hear great ensemble performances and enjoy the experience of plucking, bowing, buzzing, and blowing the different instruments in an orchestra. Yes, you can become an instant player with the help of SOGO musicians who will be on hand to talk about and demonstrate the instruments. Kids of all ages are invited to attend this free and open to the public event during Arts Walk.
FREE – Saturday, April 25, 2-4 p.m. at the Washington Center. The Instrument Petting Zoo is free and open to the public.
SOGO MEMBERS – Academy & Debut Orchestra members perform and help out at the zoo from 1:45-4:15pm. Musicians will be demonstrating and helping participants in the zoo learn about the different instruments in the orchestra. Ensemble performance times are as follows (subject to change):
2:00 PM Academy Violins, Academy Violas, Academy Cellos, Bass
2:30 PM Debut Violins, Debut Violas, Debut Cellos