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Do You Know What It Means to Be a Second Violin?

Posted by on September 26, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The second violins are a very important part of an orchestra. They usually play in harmony with the first violins, a sort of “altoish” part if you will. Led by section leader Sarah Sommers (who usually doesn’t dress this way), the second violins add a festive touch to the orchestra. Sarah is also on the orchestra planning committee and chooses much of the...

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First, the First Violins

Posted by on September 10, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Look closely, and you will see what their instruments spell. They usually get the melody, and they are just a nice group of people. Led by concert mistress Joanna Hostetler, the first violins probably play more notes during one concert than anyone else in the orchestra. All photos compliments of Faith and Fonda...

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The Rest . . . Is History

Posted by on August 25, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The 2019 Anabaptist Orchestra Camp in Ohio was a delightful success, and we are already planning for the 2020 concert which will also be in Ohio. Thanks to everyone who participated and assisted us in so many ways. Making music with you all was a wonderful experience. All photographs were taken by Double Vision – Faith and Fonda...

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You Are Invited!

Posted by on August 7, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

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Orchestra Stereotypes #2

Posted by on August 3, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Orchestra rehearsal begins this...

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3 Days Left to Sign Up!

Posted by on July 12, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

July 15 is the last day of registration. Enroll here.

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The 30 Days of Practice Challenge and a Free Mug! (And a Chance to Win a T-shirt!)

Posted by on July 8, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Available to instrumentalists who are members of the 2019 Anabaptist Orchestra. (Register at http://www.orchestracamp.info). 1. Sign up for the 30 Days of Practice Challenge by emailing us at littleflock7 at gmail.com by TUESDAY, JULY 9th (the first day of the challenge). Include your *name, *instrument. 2. Practice at least 20 minutes a day from JULY 9th to August 7th, and record it on the AOC practice log. Click here to download your practice log, or print below. 3. Show us your completed log at orchestra camp and claim your free Anabaptist...

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10 Days Left to Sign Up!

Posted by on July 4, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Registration Closes July 15th Coming soon: The 30 Days of Practice...

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Tooty Toot Bam Bam Trillllll

Posted by on June 27, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Registration closes July 15th   Anabaptist Orchestra  Aug. 8-11     Apple Creek, Ohio ...

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