Created in 2014 by Mrs. Karina Fisher as a pop and rock string orchestra, Rockin’ Strings explores everything from Katy Perry to Led Zeppelin and famous movie music to today’s hits! Students will explore proper technique and challenge their musicianship while preparing for their fun and unique concerts. Last year, students enjoyed performing for OKC Philharmonic’s “Wiggle Out Loud Festival”, Oklahoma City’s “Opening Night” Concert, The Festival of the Arts, and The OKC Blue Halftime Show! This group rehearses once a week on Thursday evenings, does not require an audition, and is conducted by Mrs. Courtney Monk.
Perfect for string players ages 11 & up with at least one year of ensemble experience. No audition required!
A string orchestra that explores rock, pop, and movie music while learning new skills and meeting new friends.
Thursday evenings from 6:00pm - 7:00pm. The Fall Semester will begin with virtual sessions via Zoom on Monday, September 14th and Thursday, September 17th, 2020, with in-person rehearsals and concludes in early December. The Spring Semester will begin Thursday, January 7th, 2021 and concludes in early May.
Oklahoma City University in classroom B204. Students should enter through the main doors to the Bass School of Music at 25th and Blackwelder, follow the signs up the stairs to the second floor to classroom B204.
Register today using the form at the bottom of this page!
What do I bring?
Yourself, your instrument, a music stand, and excitement to be a part of the Oklahoma Youth Orchestras' ROCKIN' STRINGS program! We know you'll have a great time!
Questions? Call our office at 405-232-1199 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.