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1401 Froesel Drive, Ellisville, MO 63011 · Phone 636.891.6644 ·


Concert Highlights

Hear from the co-conductor and participants from last year's Honors Orchestra and see highlights from the performance.

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Our honors orchestra is open to youth regardless of school district.

Honors Orchestra

​​​This premier orchestra is for any student, regardless of district, in grades 4-8 and provides an outstanding orchestral opportunity for students wishing to further their music education.

Ability to read and perform literature at Suzuki Book level 2 or equivalent required (Level 3 book recommended).​


Auditions are held in the fall (usually around the first week of October) at Crestview Middle School. 


Rehearsals will be Mondays from 4:30-6 p.m. at Crestview Middle School beginning the second week of October. Attendance at rehearsal is mandatory. There is a concert at the end of the program. Fee of $145 is payable after acceptance into program.

About the Directors

Rockwood orchestra teachers Michael Blackwood and Lauren Holzen direct the orchestra.