High school harmonies

WWU hosts Choir and Orchestra Festival for more than 100 students


During February 9–12, Walla Walla University is hosting the annual Choir and Orchestra Festival. More than 100 high school students from a dozen different schools are participating both in choral and orchestral groups. 

As part of the festival, a special vespers program featuring a variety of WWU student musical ensembles will be presented by the WWU Department of Music on Friday, February 11, at 8 p.m. Participating high school students will also perform during a concert on Saturday, February 11, at 4 p.m. 

Both performances will be held in the University Church, 212 S.W. Fourth St. in College Place. The concerts are free and open to the public. Attendees must wear face masks. 

To watch a livestream of either concert, visit wallawalla.edu/concert.

Posted Feb. 9, 2022.

High school students play stringed instruments in an orchestra.
The annual Choir and Orchestra Festival concert will feature student musicians from high schools across the country.