Happy Family Day!

Tomorrow (Monday, February 19) is Family Day! Thank you to all our supporters for being a special part of our OrKidstra family! Just a reminder that the OrKidstra office is closed and all classes ... More

Help your instrument find love again at OrKidstra!

Is your saxophone gathering dust in your attic? Does your violin just want to be loved? This Valentine’s Day, OrKidstra wants to give your musical instrument the chance to find love again! ... More

Highlights video from the Holiday Concert

WOW! Check out this highlights video from OrKidstra’s 2017 Holiday Concert (Centretown Hub). We’re so proud of what our students have achieved so far this year! Big thanks to our ... More


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

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

GivingTuesday is a global day of giving!

This GivingTuesday, we are proud to share our gratitude for our community of supporters. In this short video, from OrKidstra’s SUCCESS THROUGH MUSIC series, 17-year-old OrKidstra ... More

OrKidstra Holiday Concerts!

Celebrate the sounds of the season with OrKidstra!  Centretown Hub Holiday Concert Tues., December 19th at 6:30 PM  Bronson Centre Theatre (211 Bronson Avenue, ... 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

NEWS: OrKidstra announces partnership

ENGLISH: OrKidstra announces partnership with the Vanier Social Pediatric Hub housed at the Vanier Community Service Centre OrKidstra’s Satellite Site (located at 270 Marier Ave.) is now ... More

Join OrKidstra!

JOIN ORKIDSTRA We are now taking students for the 2017-18 year! Annual registration for new and returning students takes place in August and September every year. If you are interested in ... More