The Musicopia String Orchestra is holding auditions in May and June? Do you know a student who would like to be a part of this exciting musical group? For audition information, click the “read full story” link below and download the audition flyer spring 2015. spring 2015 audition information also is available.
Join the Musicopia String Orchestra for its spring concert at the Church of The Holy Trinity on Rittenhouse Square. The concert is free (donations accepted) and all are welcome.
In January, Strings for Schools (now Musicopia) co-founder, Hazel Mickley passed away at the age of 93. Hazel was a graduate of Julliard and the first violinist of the quartet of co-founding members that included Welthie Fitzgerald (mother of current Executive Director, Denise Kinney), Barbara Murray, and Gael Abbasi. “Hazel was a wonderful person,” recalled […]
All of us at Musicopia want to express our deep sadness at the death of John Blake. Jr. John passed away Friday, August 15th from complications of multiple myeloma. John was a gifted violinist as well as a composer, arranger, producer, author, and teacher. Born and raised in Philadelphia, he also was an extraordinary friend […]