The 2016-17 season will soon begin!

The new season of the Westmount Youth Orchestra will begin on September 10, 2016!

The schedule of the day of information meetings and rehearsals:

String Ensemble: 9:30 – 10:20 am
Symphony Orchestra: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dolce Musica: 12:45 – 2:00 pm

It is not too late to audition for the season! Contact ojwestmount@gmail.com for more information.

Have a great start to the new musical season!

A new season begins!

The new season of the Westmount Youth Orchestra will begin on September 12, 2015!

The schedule of the day of information meetings and rehearsals:

String Ensemble: 9:30 – 10:20 am
Symphony Orchestra: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dolce Musica: 12:45 – 2:00 pm

It is not too late to audition for the season! Contact Meiying Li at ojwestmount@gmail.com for more information.

Have a great start to the new musical season!

Leo Purich and l’Orchestre de la Francophonie!

Come and listen to the World Premiere of our fantastic composer in residence Leo Purich’s Symphony No.4, op.117! The Symphony will be performed by the Orchestre de la Francophonie and here are the links to more information.

The concert will take place at 9pm on Thursday, June 18th at Place de la Paix: http://www.bandsintown.com/event/9937379-orchestre-de-la-francophonie-montreal-place-de-la-paix-2015?artist=ORCHESTRE+DE+LA+FRANCOPHONIE.

Here is a map for the park: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?ll=45.509321,-73.562286&msa=0&spn=0.001145,0.002411&mid=zYj9zPWxmvNc.krjM2J6wkruk (on St-Laurent, just south of Ste-Catherine). 

If the weather does not cooperate, the concert will take place indoors, at the Société des Arts Technologiques, which is just next door to the park, at 1201 Boul. St-Laurent.

Come one come all!

Auditions for the 2015-16 season!

Would you like to become a member of the Westmount Youth Orchestra? Auditions will be held on May 23rd and 30th as well as on June 13th. To reserve your audition:

http://www.ojw.ca/auditions/

Audition poster 2015

Concerto Competition winners 2015!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 WYO Concerto Competition.
We are proud of all the participants; the level was very high and everyone played well!

String Ensemble:
first place: Lisa Chen
second place: Jade Zhao, Chloe Francisco 

Dolce Musica:
first place: Sébastien Tsai
second place: Qian Li (Rebecca) Xiang, Benjamin Seah

Symphony Orchestra:
first place: Antoine Savard
second place: Rachel Côté