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Whidbey Island Orchestra
The Whidbey Island Orchestra was formed in 2007 to provide quality musical experiences
for young and adult musicians of Whidbey Island and for our community.
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Update June 30, 2020

We hope that all are safe and thriving.

Now that Island County is in Phase 3 of the Governor's Covid-19 response paradigm, we can now consider some group activities. As the Board noted previously, it is likely that playing of wind and brass in a group setting poses an unacceptable degree of risk of Covid-19 transmission. However, we will now begin rehearsals with our string players.

The scores for three Mozart string quartets, as well as "A Little Night Music", have been posted on the website. String players can self-organize into quartets to familiarize themselves with the music. We will schedule group rehearsals for Saturday afternoons at 3 pm in Cynthia's yard, starting July 11. Assistant Conductor Gabriela Garza will conduct.

For now we will be playing for our own pleasure. The course of the pandemic will determine whether and when we can mount an outdoor performance while the good weather holds.



Whidbey Island Orchestra

The Whidbey Island Orchestra consists of strings, winds, brass and percussion of all abilities and backgrounds.
To join the community orchestra or for more information, please contact our membership administrator at membership@whidbeyorchestras.org .

The mission of the Whidbey Island Orchestra is to foster a positive musical experience for its musician members and for our local community. We perform for the love of music and for the opportunity to spread the joy of music to Whidbey Island audiences, be they residents or visitors.

History of the Whidbey Island Orchestra

P.O. Box 1451, Freeland, WA 98249 whidbeyorchestras.org.
Our organization is a non-profit 501c3 public charity. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent of the law.
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