OrKidstra is Accepting New Students!

We are accepting new students to OrKidstra for both our locations! We will have classes at Bronson Centre (211 Bronson Ave.) and Rideau High School (815 St. Laurent Blvd.) starting this Fall! If ... More

OrKidstra’s Name Change

We are pleased to announce that we have officially changed our name to OrKidstra instead of The Leading Note Foundation! Thank you to our amazing Board of Directors and committee members that ... More

OrKidstra expands to Vanier!

In keeping with our strategic plan, OrKidstra is excited to expand into Vanier in September! KiddlyWinks, KidSingers, KidStringers and KidPlayers programs will be delivered at Rideau High ... More

Holiday Concert 2015

On December 17. 2015 we had our ever anticipated Holiday Concert! We had almost 200 children performing together for a PACKED audience at the Bronson Centre. The concert was filled with ... More

Registration for 2015/16

Registration for the 2015-16 seasons is now closed. We are accepting applications for the 2016-17 season. Please email [] to find out more on how to register for next year! ... More

OrKidstra in Toronto

As a continuation of the European Union exchange, 13 OrKidstra members were able to travel to Toronto. Our wonderful sister organization, Sistema Toronto, was hosting people from Italy & ... More

OrKidstra in Sweden

From June 13-22, 9 OrKidstra students were given the chance to travel to Gotëborg, Sweden. The week was filled with site-seeing, rehearsals, lots of laughs and ended with an incredibly inspiring ... More

OrKidstra Graduating Class 2015

Yoshuna Chan Year joined OrKidstra: 2008 Instrument: Violin & voice Current Academics: She is currently at Lisgar High School and hopes to pursue Psychology at Carleton University in Fall ... More

OrKidstra End of Year Concert

Please join us on Thursday, June 11 at 6:30pm at Lisgar Collegiate Institute for our annual end of year concert! The concert will feature over 200 students making music together.

Wine, Cheese & Chamber

Monday May 11 | 7:00 pm | Bronson Centre This June, nine of our Dedication & Senior Commitment OrKidstra students will travel to Sweden as part of the Sistema-inspired exchange between Canada ... More