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Upcoming Events

Nov
28

Shepherd’s Fashion FUNraiser in support of OrKidstra!

OrKidstra is thrilled to announce that Kiwanis Club of Ottawa West will be again holding…

Dec
13

OrKidstra Holiday Concert – Vanier Hub

Join the kids of OrKidstra for their second-ever Holiday Concert (Vanier Hub) on Wednesday, Dec.…

Dec
19

OrKidstra Holiday Concert – Centretown Hub

Celebrate the sounds of the season with OrKidstra! Join the kids of OrKidstra for their annual…

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What's Happening at OrKidstra

SUCCESS THROUGH MUSIC

In honour of its 10th anniversary, OrKidstra is very pleased to announce that has partnered with Ottawa-based, Turkish born filmmakers Cihan Taşkın, Cafer Tayyar Kala and Ramazan Yıldız of Kanata ... More

The OrKidstra logo with the word "Possibility" underneath

“10 Stories of Possibility” – Salim Charabati

In honour of our 10th Anniversary year, and our 10 Leading Notes, here is the eighth of 10 very special stories about the wonderful possibilities that can happen at OrKidstra! We took a short ... More

Watch “OrKidstra: The Power of Music” online!

Under the inspiring leadership of CBC TV, film crews have spent the past year making a documentary to capture OrKidstra’s story – how the power of music truly empowers kids and builds community. ... More

Thank You to Our Major Supporters

  • TD
  • United Way Ottawa
  • Ontario Trillum Foundation
  • Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP
  • City of Ottawa
  • Ottawa Community Foundation