Events

UPCOMING EVENTS AT OPPORTUNITY MUSIC PROJECT

Last Call for 2017-2018 applications for admission!

To apply for OMP and join an amazing musical family, kindly fill out our online application form before August 15th for consideration for our fall semester. Applications received after August 15th will be considered on a case by case basis, or may be rolled over to our next academic year. Students ages 5-10 years old may apply. Available instruments are violin, viola, cello and double bass.

Link to apply: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdU-Qgjfb_Che0eki1GO3BHjsV8Cx8OUtPrOvIaZUT3zgH5UA/viewform

Questions may be directed to: jgarand@opportunitymusicproject.org

OMP Summer Intensive 2017!

Students will present orchestral and chamber music works to showcase their hard work during the Opportunity Music Project Summer Intensive on August 15, 16, and 17. Stay tuned for times and locations.

OMP Holiday Orchestra Concert: 12/11/2016 6:00 PM @ 4W43 Social Hall

AYO Student Orchestra Performs at the United Palace of Cultural Arts: Saturday, May 21, 2016 @ 3 PM

OMP Final Spring Concert: Sunday June 5, 2016 @ 6 PM

12/5/15
OMP’s Annual Night Out! Gala Fundraiser for OMP

8:00 pm, CUE Gallery, located in Chelsea, Manhattan at 137 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001. Featuring performances by OMP faculty, students, a documentary screening and more! Drinks and Hors D’Oeuvres served. $75.00 per ticket. To purchase tickets or to make a donation, please visit: https://opportunitymusicproject.org/#donate or check out our Facebook event.

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12/13/15
OMP Holiday Concert
6:00 pm, Ballroom, Featuring partnerships with the WHIN and Upbeat programs and the OMP Orchestra, Pre-Orchestra and guest artists. Drinks and Refreshments served. Ballroom @ 4 W 43rd Street, New York, NY. Free admission.

#Be A Leader Campaign
Tuesday, April 21st to Thursday, June 4th, 2015
Support and Join the campaign online @ http://igg.me/at/ompcampaign

5/3/15
OMP Spring Concert
5:00 pm, Ballroom, Featuring partnerships with the WHIN and TEP programs and the OMP Orchestra, Pre-Orchestra and guest artists. Drinks and Refreshments served. Ballroom @ 4 W 43rd Street, New York, NY. Free admission.

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12/6/14
Opportunity Music Project’s Annual Night Out Gala

Join us for a night of music, mingling, and drinks to support the Opportunity Music Project.

Pre-Event
7:30 – 8:30
Opportunity Music Building
4 West 43rd Street
New York, NY

Main Event
9:00 – 11:00PM
The DiMenna Center
450 West 37th Street
New York, NY

Tickets: $150 per person (Pre-Event and Main Event)
$100 per person (Main Event only)
To purchase tickets or to donate to Opportunity Music Project (OMP), please visit: https://opportunitymusicproject.org/#donate

Kindly RSVP by November 15, 2014
Dress attire is casual chic.

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12/14/14
OMP Holiday Concert
6:00 pm, Ballroom, Featuring the OMP Orchestra, Pre-Orchestra and guest artists. Bake sale to Benefit OMP in Gallery, 4 W 43rd Street, New York, NY. Admission by donation at the door.

11/22/14
Greenpoint Baroque!
2:00 pm, Greenpoint Public Library 107 Norman Ave, Brooklyn. Join us for a free, family-friendly performance by the chamber ensemble Filigree Baroque in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

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9/20/14

Block Party & Concert with Project Trio and the OMP Orchestra!

Join us for a free, family-friendly block party in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Featuring Project Trio and the OMP Orchestra. Time and location TBD.

9/6/14
Chamber Music Concert Join us for a free, family-friendly chamber music concert at the Greenpoint Public Library in Brooklyn. Featuring OMP Faculty members Karen Cueva, Violin; Jessica T. Chang, Viola; and Sofia Nowik, Cello. Greenpoint, the Transition, 2 to 3 PM Brooklyn Public Library, 107 Norman Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

6/28/14
Chamber Music Concert Join us for a free, family-friendly chamber music concert at the Greenpoint Public Library in Brooklyn. Featuring the Aeolus Quartet, Juilliard’s Graduate Resident String Quartet. Greenpoint, the Transition, 2:30 to 3:30 PM Brooklyn Public Library, 107 Norman Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

6/15/14
Family Picnic in the Central Park Sheep’s Meadow from 2 to 4 PM. In-park studio class, music and games for the whole family. Bring your instruments!

6/8/14
OMP Final Concert
6:00 pm, Ballroom, Bake sale to Benefit OMP in Gallery, 4 W 43rd Street, New York, NY Works by Newbold, Beethoven, Arbeláez, Tchaikowsky, Pachelbel and Bellwood. Conducted by Liam Burke. Admission is $5.00 at the door.

5/31/14
OMP Faculty Trio performs a free, family-friendly concert at the Brooklyn Public Library this weekend! Artists are Yumi Man, violin, Jessica Garand, viola, and Sofia Nowik, cello. Visit our Facebook event to learn more.
Greenpoint, the Transition.


January, 2014: Start of Spring Semester!

December 15, 2013 6:00 pm OMP HOLIDAY CONCERT & Reception @ Ballroom, 4 West 43rd Street, New York, NY, 10036 (FREE)

December 8, 2013 5:30 pm Parent Workshops @ OMP with special guest Dr. Lawrence Farmer (Fordham University), Room 415: 4 West 43rd Street, NY, NY

November 17, 2013 5:30 pm Studio Class @ Ballroom, 4 West 43rd Street, NY, NY

November 10, 2013 5:30 pm Parent Workshops @ OMP with special guest Stanford Thompson (CEO, Play On Philly!) Room 415: 4 West 43rd Street, NY, NY

November 3, 2013 5:30 pm Parent Workshops @ OMP with special guest Kiana Walbrook (Big Brother Big Sisters, NYC) Room 415: 4 West 43rd Street, NY, NY

October 16, 2013 8:30 pm McGraw-Hill Robert Sherman Award for Community Outreach and Music Education @ Paul Hall, The Juilliard School

September 29, 2013 5:30 pm Studio Class No. 1 @ 4 West 43rd Street (Room TBD)

September 15, 2013 4:00 pm  Orientation for all OMP students

June 14, 2013, 7:30 pm OMP BENEFIT GALA @ 4 West 43rd Street (Ballroom)

May 18, 2013, 3:00 pm OMP Community Concert Series @ Atria Forest Hills Senior Living Facility (Queens)

May 14, 2013, 7:30 P.M.  An Evening of Tuneful Trends @ DiCappo Opera Theatre

May 8th, 2013 12:00 pm OMP Community Concert Series @ Public School 191

May 3rd, 2013 9:00 am OMP Community Concert Series @ John Bowne High School (Queens)

April 23rd, 2013 4:00 pm OMP Community Concert Series @ Association to Benefit Children

March 29th, 2013 6:30 pm Studio Class @ Green Room (4 West 43rd Street)

February 22nd, 2013 6:30 pm Studio Class @ Green Room (4 West 43rd Street)

January 12th, 2013 Winter Semester Begins

December 16th, 2012 6:00 pm OMP Community Concert Series @ Atria Forest Hills Senior Living Facility (Queens)

December 20th, 2012 OMP Community Concert Series @ New York College of Podiatric Medicine

December 14th, 2012 Studio Class Room 415

November 17th, 2012 OMP Field Trip to William Monical’s Violin Shop @ Staten Island

November 16, 2012 1:30 pm OMP Community Concert Series @ Public School 108

November 10, 2012 6:30 pm Studio Class  Room 415

October 19, 2012 6:30 pm Studio Class Room 415

September 19, 2012 Opportunity Music Project welcomes five new teaching artist mentors as faculty this term.

September 15, 2012 Fall Semester begins.

May 27, 2012 Violin and Viola studios perform for Sunrise Senior Living in Brooklyn.

May 11, 2012 Ensemble in Residence performs an interactive chamber music concert at Public School 108. Artists include Aiyanna Ramos; violin, Han Chen; toy piano, Justyna Jara; violin, Jessica Garand; viola, and Isabel Gehweiler, cello.

December 17, 2012 Violinist Aiyanna Ramos gives a solo recital at Atria Forest Hills in Queens. Program includes works by Bach and Suzuki.

December 4, 2012 Violist Johanna Tenorio gives a  solo recital at a senior living facility in New York City. Program includes works by Bach and Suzuki.

Congratulations to Aiyanna, Johana, and Vincent for completing your practice challenges!