Please text @egmsstri to 81010 or email to be added to our EGMS Strings and Choir Class to stay updated on upcoming events and rehearsals!

Upcoming Events:

October 22, 2020 - ACDA Virtual Choir Presented at at 6PM

November 13, 2020- Honor Choir Registration information will be sent out with exact details.

December 4, 2020- Deadline for list of 10 students with t-shirt sizes, voice parts.

January 8, 2021- Postmark for $30 student Fee

Checks are made out to District VIII Choral Director Association

January 14, 2021- Honor Choir Sectionals (Time and Place TBA)

January 28, 2021- Honor Choir Sectionals (Time and Place TBA)

February 5, 2021- Rehearsal and Performance

Student Spotlight:

Jada Fisher, Harley Grider & Macee Thompson: ACDA Virtual Choirs


Congratulations to our 2020-2021 T-Shirt Design Winners!

Orchestra: Charley-Ann Booth

Choir: Yuhe Zhang

The student designs are pictured below. Parent Shirts are $12 for adult sizes Small through X-Large, and an additional $2 for each additional size up.


Congratulations to Director's Choice Students for October 2020!


Beginning Orchestra (3) -

Beginning Orchestra (6) -

Advanced Orchestra -

Intermediate Orchestra -

Advanced Choir -

Beginning Choir -


These students were selected for displaying the character of true leaders in all aspects of our classroom last month. They are being recognized for their effort, work ethic, grades, attendance, and attitude! Thank you all for making our classroom a magical place to be!

Both parents and students can register for Google Classroom by entering the following codes:

  • Beginning Orchestra: yvpvcpf

  • Intermediate Orchestra: wukxeiy

  • Advanced Orchestra: fl6mojd

  • Beginning Choir: sme44o6

  • Intermediate & Advanced Choir: 5pgndw5

The district will be providing access to the program Smartmusic each student will need to access their classroom for virtual days:

  • Beginning Orchestra: WP2GD-ELVLE

  • Intermediate Orchestra: PAV43-VQZ2U

  • Advanced Orchestra: Z3Q2M-KUYLE

  • Beginning Choir: JLVGR-TPYDF

  • Intermediate & Advanced Choir: KLKNW-YHU22

Music Handbook 2020-20201.pdf

Fiddle Faddle Strings with Vera Violin


FF flyer 8-19 pdf.pdf

A message from Elizabeth O' :

FF commercial 8-18-19.mp4

Private Lessons:

Elizabeth O’Bannan: 318.349.8398, Violin

Leah Gentry-Jones: 318.464.5730, Violin, Cello, Viola

Elliot Hass: 318.230.5756, Cello

Janice Aiken: 901.413.5454, Vocal

Jennifer Dowd:, Vocal

Kenny Alderman: 318.820.8615, Piano

Community Opportunities:


Centenary Youth Orchestra: Dan Santelices,

Project String Power: Leonard Kacenjar, 318-230-0759

Fiddle Faddle Session I: Elizabeth O’Bannon, 318.349.8393

i3 ArtExpo: Music Competition,



The Strand Theatre:

i3 ArtExpo: Music Competition, Mic Drop Competition