Orchestra Plays For Elementary Students

During the holiday season, Stratford’s Full Orchestra, a combination of our most advanced string and band players, traveled to Thornwood, Meadowood and Wilchester Elementary to play classical and holiday music. While there, orchestra members went from child to child to talk about their instrument.  Towards the end of each performance, orchestra director Mr. Michael Fahey invited one lucky student to come to the podium and conduct the orchestra.

Freshman Catherine Richard brings a smile to a young girls face as she plays her cello.
Freshman Catherine Richard brings a smile to a young girls face as she plays her cello.

 

Freshman David Oh explains the proper way to hold a violin.
Freshman David Oh explains the proper way to hold a violin.

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