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Island Lake Orchestra


Students in 4th & 5th Grade are invited to participate in Orchestra! We are going to learn a lot of awesome music! I am really excited for this upcoming year! I stopped by and distributed information to all 4th and 5th graders the first week of school. Orchestra information and a link for an online form has been emailed to parents with children who participated in summer orchestra.

To register for orchestra 4th/5th Grade Orchestra, please use the QR code below or click here by Friday, September 16. Please register even if your child was in summer orchestra. If you need a paper copy, please let me know.

Large Group Rehearsals Schedule!

  • 5th Grade: Wednesdays at 8:05-9:05 a.m. - starting Sept. 14

  • 4th Grade - Summer Beginners are on Thursdays at 8:05-9:05 am - starting Sept. 15

  • Fall Beginners are on Fridays at 8:05 9:05 a.m. - starting September 23

Students should bring their instruments and binders to the first rehearsal. Small group lessons will start the following week. (Sept. 21-23)

Instrument Rentals/Exchanges

  • All Strings Attached 763-542-8542 (On-line request for size changes)

  • House of Note 952-929-0026

  • Or come to the Orchestra Display Night next Thursday, Sept. 15 at Valentine Hills from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. to get sized and set up music rental. If you rented from the school last year, and/or you would like to rent from the school, please email me ASAP in order to secure an instrument for your child. I have a limited number of instruments and the supply can go quickly.

Attention 5th Grade Orchestra students performing at the Twins Game on Tuesday, Sept. 27. I distributed tickets and detailed information on Thursday, Sept. 8 to participating students. Please make sure you check your child's take home folder for this Twins packet. Two rehearsals are planned for Sept. 14 and 21. I will contact students and parents by email with specific times.

CLICK HERE for more detailed information about the Mounds View Orchestra Program.

If you have questions, email is the best way to reach me:

Juli Vig - Island Lake Orchestra Director/651-621-7070