Festival Strings

Registration for the 2017-2018 season of Festival Strings is now closed. Please check back in the summer for information about joining us for the 2018-19 season!

Visit our Concerts page to see when you can come hear our Festival Strings and seven other groups perform!



Perfect for late elementary and middle school string players with one to two years of ensemble
experience who live in the Oklahoma City metro.

A  string orchestra designed to challenge and develop students with new music and new skills. No audition required.




Register today by clicking the link at the top or bottom of this page!

When and Where?
Monday evenings, next season beginning Monday, September 10th, 2018. Please see below with additional details for each location. Families may choose the most convenient location.

What do I bring to rehearsal?
Yourself, your instrument, a folding music stand, and excitement to be a part of the Oklahoma Youth Orchestras! We know you’ll have a great time! 





Rehearsal Times and Locations:

Festival Strings OKC – Putnam City Original High School – 5300 NW 50th Street, OKC 73122 – 5:30-6:30PM – conducted by Jessica Stephens

Festival Strings Edmond – Edmond Memorial High School–  1000 E 15th St, Edmond, OK 73013 – 6:00PM-7:00PM – conducted by Kristin Geist – families should park in the lot west of the main entrance and enter the orchestra room directly at the northwest corner of the school.

Festival Strings Norman – Whittier Middle School – 2000 W Brook St, Norman, 73069 – 6:45-7:45PM – conducted by Mark Osborn – families should use the east parking lot door closest to the recreation center

Festival Strings Mid-Del – Del City Church of Christ – 1901 Vickie Dr, Del City, OK 73115 – 6:00-7:00PM – conducted by Heather Jackson





Call our office (M-Th, 9am – 5pm) at 405-232-1199 or email info@oyomusic.org. Our Program Manager will be happy to answer any questions regarding participation, enrollment, or tuition.