Festival Strings



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.




Registration for the 2020-2021 season will open this summer – check backer here!

When and Where?
Monday evenings beginning Monday, September 14th, 2020. 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 – Tentative: Wesley United Methodist Church – 1401 NW 25th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106 – 5:15-6:15PM – conducted by Kristin Geist – families should enter through the west doors near the main parking lot.

Festival Strings Edmond – Heartland Middle School – 4900 Explorer Dr, Edmond, OK 73102 – 5:15-6:15PM – conducted by Dionna Fuston – families should enter the circle drive on the south side of the building. The door on the south-southwest side of the building will be propped open until 5:15PM. After that families should knock to enter. 

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




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.