COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA
ACADEMY

Providing high-quality performances and comprehensive music education to support aspiring performers and area music programs. 
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Take Note!

We will begin our Fall 2022 Session on

Sunday, September 11, 2022.

To register for a COA class, click here. 

The Community Orchestra Academy (COA) will continue our one-of-a-kind program with an exciting Fall 2022 Session!

Our professional music teachers will be offering classes to students who want to learn how to play violin, viola, cello, and bass. We invite students who are 5 years and older to enroll in one of our classes. Click here to review our brochure.

Classes for the Fall Session will take place at

Peace Lutheran Church in Fargo.

Below is the class schedule for the

  Fall 2022 Session

The Fall Session will begin on

September 11, 2022 and conclude with performances on November 20, 2022. A variety of classes meet from 4:00-6:30 p.m.

During the Fall Session, the COA will meet on the following Sundays:

  • September 11

  • September 18

  • September 25

  • October 2

  • October 9

  • October 16

  • October 30

  • November 6

  • November 13

  • November 20

Classes for students who are in Level 1:

Violin/Viola: 4:00-4:30

Cello: 4:35-5:05

Bass: 5:10-5:40

Ensemble Class for students who are in Level 2:

5:10-5:40

Ensemble Class for students who are in Level 3:

5:10-5:40

Ensemble Class for students who are in Level 4:

6:00-6:30

We are now at home on the Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) campus!

Our classes take place in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts at 801 13th St. S. in Moorhead, Minnesota. We have two rooms that are across from each other in which classes will take place: the Choir Rehearsal Room (148) and a classroom (144).

Please park in the parking lot east of the building. Parking is free on Saturdays and Sundays!

Click on the video below if you would like a virtual tour to the rehearsal space and to Fox Recital Hall, which is where our concerts will take place.

Ensemble Class for students who are in Level 5:

6:00-6:30

Community Orchestra Academy staff will greet you at the door to the building so that you know where to go! Parents and guardians are invited to stay in the Great White Hall or visit the Art Gallery while classes take place.

Check out this photo gallery of our

2020 Magnificent Musical Menagerie and Petting Zoo!

Mary Osterlund and Earnest Lamb
Mary Osterlund and Earnest Lamb

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Eva Heller
Eva Heller

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Kathleen Thomas and Mary Osterlund
Kathleen Thomas and Mary Osterlund

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Mary Osterlund and Earnest Lamb
Mary Osterlund and Earnest Lamb

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