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January 2017 – InRegister 

March 2016 – The Advocate 

Spring 2016 – Currents

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April 2012 – Louisiana Public Broadcasting

February 2012 – 225 Magazine 

August 2011 – Baton Rouge Parents Magazine

June 2011 – LSU Media Center

May 2011 – Louisiana Classical Music 



Our Spring 2017 Neighborhood Concert Series begins THIS WEEK! Concerts will feature every student who has participated in Kids' Orchestra in the 2016-17 school year. All performances begin at 5:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public.

Check out one or all of our Neighborhood Concerts and let students impress you with the strides they have made this year!

April 24 Mayfair Lab School
April 25 Westdale Heights Academic Magnet
April 25 Magnolia Woods Elementary
April 26 LaSalle Elementary
April 27 Dufrocq Elementary

May 8 Buchanan Elementary
May 8 Independence Park Theatre (Kids' Choir)*
May 9 Ryan Elementary
May 9 University Preparatory
May 10 Claiborne Elementary
May 11 Capitol Elementary

*Kids' Choir performance begins at 6 p.m.

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Students may be on spring break this week, but we're still feeling their love! Sweet notes from our young musicians, who kick off the Spring 2017 Neighborhood Concert Series next Monday. Visit for a full calendar of performances. ...

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Pre-spring break smiles 😊 We wish all of our families a safe and happy break and look forward to seeing students in one week! ...

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Kids' Orchestra was formed in April of 2011, making this month a six-year milestone for our organization. Thank you to every parent, student, and supporter who has helped us grow from 77 students in the 2011-12 school year to nearly 800 students in the 2016-17 school year! ...

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First Lady Donna Edwards with our Executive Director, Jody Hanet and Education Director, Sam Trevathan discussing music education in the state of Louisiana! ...

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