Due to ongoing health concerns presented by the Novel Coronavirus, the 2021 Dorian Orchestra Festival has been canceled. In its place, we will be hosting an online Orchestra Week at Luther College on the Luther College Music Department YouTube Channel. You can view the schedule below. We are looking forward to connecting with you in new and exciting ways this fall. Reach out to Kayla Scholl with questions.
Sunday, February 7, 7:00 pm
Strings at Luther College Overview
Monday, February 8, 7:00 pm
Orchestras at Luther College
Tuesday, February 9, 7:00 pm
Vienna Residency at Luther College
Wednesday, February 10, 7:00 pm
Four-Part Harmony: How did your experience as a string player at Luther College shape your future?
Thursday, February 11, 7:00 pm
Outstanding Dorian Soloists Virtual Recital
Soloists will be determined by video auditions submitted to us. If selected to be featured, the video submitted to us will be the exact video used in the virtual recital. Video auditions must have piano accompaniment, if the solo selection requires it. Auditions are open for high school students in 9th-12th grade. More information to come!
Friday, February 12, 7:00 pm
Luther College String Faculty Virtual Recital
Saturday, February 13, 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Saturday morning will offer the chance for students and teachers to virtually meet together with the different members of the Luther College string faculty. There will be an offering for every instrument, and the offerings will vary from a webinar/Q and A style meeting to a techniques class to a live-streamed masterclass. Participation is open for orchestra teachers, private string teachers, and high school students in 9th-12th grade. More information to come!
Saturday, February 13, 1:00-5:00 pm
Saturday afternoon will offer the chance for prospective students to meet virtually with a member of the Luther College string faculty. This individual meeting can be used for the student to ask questions and learn more about the Luther College Music Department, or it can serve as the official music scholarship audition for current seniors. Registration is open for high school students in 11th-12th grade. More information and registration to come!