Our final performance featuring all of our groups will be held on Friday, May 19th in the Seven Lakes PAC. Our first performance will start at 6:00p-ish with the Symphony Orchestra will be recorded for the prestigious TMEA Honor Orchestra competition. This repertoire is a repeat of the same concert on May 8th. That 30-minute …..
Thank you to all of your students and parent chaperones for a fantastic spring trip! A special shout-out to our wonderful spring trip chaperones Lorena Alarcon, Oswaldo Garcia, Diane Liu, Thi Phan, Rich Suntken, Lynn Wang, and Jennifer Vasquez. We are so indebted to you for your time, patience, and assistance! Great job to all of our …..
Congratulations to the Symphony Orchestra who earned straight ones from all six judges. This marks their twelfth consecutive Sweepstakes trophy! Proud of our stellar musicians!!
PRE-UIL CONCERT Our first UIL contest is March 1st, and our Symphony Orchestra will present their UIL Preview concert on Wednesday, February 22nd. We will be performing Shostakovich’s “Festive Overture,” Mahler’s stirring “Adagietto” from Symphony No. 5, and the last two movements from Prokfiev’s fiendish Piano Concerto No. 3, featuring pianists Andy and Kevin Yang. The concert begins at …..
UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest was held on Saturday, February 4th at Tompkins HS. Congratulations to the following students that earned Excellent and Superior ratings from their judges! Class Two Solos, Excellent Ratings Violin: Kassie Sun, Mingyue Wang Class One Solos, Excellent Ratings Violin: Cyreil Cariazo, Alyssa Cheriyan, Gabriel Dewabrata, Srujana Dunnara, Sohum Purao, Vignesh Vasan, Shirley Wang, Haechan Yang, Chloe Yang, Jennings Ye, Katherine Zakarian, …..
Our amazing joint Fine Arts production of the Broadway musical, “Big Fish” will be presented February 2-4th. Based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed Columbia Pictures film directed by Tim Burton, BIG FISH centers on Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman who lives life to its fullest… and then some! Edward’s incredible, larger-than-life stories …..
RECORD-BREAKING NUMBER OF ALL-STATE STUDENTS! The Seven Lakes Orchestras are proud to announce a record-breaking 15 students that have made the Texas Music Educators Association’s All-State Orchestras. These students will be working with world-renown conductors in San Antonio in February! Congratulations to all FIFTEEN 2017 ALL-STATERS!! Symphony Violin 3 Roger Shui 11 Helen Zhou* 13 Jonathan Liu 37 Kevin Gao *four year All-Stater …..
Our award-winning Symphony Orchestra has been invited to perform for TASA (Texas Association of School Administrators) on Monday, January 30th. It is an honor for our students to secure this invitation, where superintendents and principals, upper administration, State Board of Education, and Texas legislators from Texas will attend. Students will miss a half day of …..
UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest will be held on Saturday, February 4th at Tompkins HS. The deadline for registering for this event was in December. If competing as a soloist, please be sure that you have procured an original (no copies) that you will number. Ensemble members can borrow scores from the Ork Office. Students …..
As you know winter is already here; that means it is time for the Orchestra Winter Social! This year SLORK will be going to Main Event (24401 Katy Fwy Katy, TX 77494) on December 16th from 4 PM to 8 PM. Students who attend shall receive food (2 slices of pizza and a drink), a …..