“10 Stories of Possibility” – The JUNO Awards

OrKidstra performs “Lost Boy,” accompanying JUNO Award-winning artist Ruth B, on The JUNO Awards broadcast on Sunday, April 2.  Big thanks to MusiCounts for inviting OrKidstra to ... 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


ANNOUNCEMENT: OrKidstra’s Vanier Hub

ANNOUNCEMENT: OrKidstra would like to reassure our children, parents, teachers and all supporters that we will continue our OrKidstra programming in Rideau High School until our year end ... More

OrKidstra’s “10 Stories of Possibility” – Peter

OrKidstra student Peter at OrKidstra’s 2016 end-of-year concert. Photo by Robert. S Vibert In honour of our 10th Anniversary year, and our 10 Leading Notes, we’d like to share with you ... More

OrKidstra’s “10 Stories of Possibility” – Shan

 (From left to right) Shan, with her father Melake and her little brother Sham. Photo by Rebecca Russell In honour of our 10th Anniversary year, and our 10 Leading Notes, we’d like to ... More

Ms. Tina receives GG’s Meritorious Service Medal

OrKidstra’s Tina Fedeski receives the Governor General’s Meritorious Service Medal for creating the program OrKidstra enters its 10th Anniversary year in 2017     FOR IMMEDIATE ... More


ANNOUNCEMENT: OrKidstra resumes January 16

ANNOUNCEMENT: Happy New Year! OrKidstra classes for 2017 will start again on Monday, January 16 at the Centretown Hub (Bronson Centre) and Vanier Hub (Rideau High School). ... More

OrKidstra Holiday Concerts a great success!

The OrKidstra holiday concerts at the Centretown Hub (Bronson Centre) on Dec. 22, 2016 and the Vanier Hub (Rideau High School) on Dec. 21, 2016 were a big success! Congratulations to all the ... More

OrKidstra Newsletter – Fall 2016

Ottawa, read all about it! The OrKidstra Fall 2016 Newsletter is here! In this issue: watch “OrKidstra: The Power of Music” online; Rinila shares her story; you’re invited to ... More

NEWS: Ed Ogonek appointed to OrKidstra Board

The Chair of OrKidstra’s Board, Claire Marshall, is pleased to announce the appointment to the Board of Ed Ogonek. “OrKidstra will benefit greatly from Ed’s business acumen and sensitivity to the ... More