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Congrats to our 22 students that advanced to Area over the weekend, in their pursuit for All-State! ·         Violin: Aubrey Cui, Jonathan Liu, April Feng, Rachel Kim, Timothy Lin, Elizabeth Wu, Rachel Yuan, Ryan Ma ·         Viola: Cheryl Zeng, Jaden Oca, Shreyas Satewar, Haoli Yin, Danielle Okuseinde ·         Cello: Lauren Mathews, Leeah Chang, Mohamed Zewail, Grace Pan, Christopher …..

CONGRATS to our fabulous students on Region auditions today! We are proud of ALL of our students that auditioned! SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: April Feng, Jonathan Liu, Aubrey Cui, Rachel Kim, Anna Wang, Elizabeth Wu, Crystal Zhang, Leanne Wu, Aadhi Sivakumar, Sarah Yao, Rachel Yuan, Ryan Ma, Dan Wei, Cheryl Zeng, Haoli Yin, Danielle Okuseinde, Lauren Mathews, …..

THREE ensembles of the Seven Lakes Orchestras were awarded the Mark of Excellence from the Foundation of Music Education! This is the highest number of NATIONAL awards that our organization has earned. Read more about this national award HERE ·         Symphony Orchestra ·         Symphony Strings ·         Sinfonia Check out our congratulations from Dr. Hindt HERE

BOTH the Symphony Orchestra and the Sinfonia Orchestra JUST won another competition, the prestigious AMERICAN PRIZE IN MUSIC. Read more here:

                          MASTERWORKS PERFORMANCE The SLHS Music Department will be presenting their biennial Masterwork Concert on Saturday, January 27th at 7:00pm in the SLHS PAC, featuring conductor Franz Krager. Our concert is called “The American Dream” which features music of American composers. World-renown composer John …..

The Seven Lakes Orchestra had 13 amazing young musicians make the final round of the Texas Music Educator’s Association’s All-State auditions. The following is a list of all students who have made it as well as their ranking for the entire state. Symphony Orchestra Violin: Roger Shui (14, FOUR-YEAR ALL-STATER), Jonathan Liu (20), Jun Kim (25), Rachel Kim …..

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 …..