The Marie Murphy Middle School Orchestras offer a variety of fabulous musical experiences to help students develop into well-rounded musicians and young adults of strong character.

Please scroll down to see our events schedule for the 2020/2021 school year. These dates are set in the school calendar but will adjusted as needed due to the need for remote learning.

Explore this website for resources.



These dates are scheduled on the school calendar.

Time will tell if we will be able to perform.

8/20/20          Saturday      Perform at Winnetka/Northfield Farmers Market

8/20/20          Saturday.     Perform at Winnetka/Northfield Farmers Market

8/2020                                 AW parent orientation 6 pm  (volunteers perform at 5:45)

9/2020                                 MM parent orientation 6:30 pm  (volunteers perform at 6:00)

9/2020                                 Avoca Ice Cream Social  Volunteers perform 5-7 pm

9/25/2020     Friday           Orchestra Party  8 pm - 11 pm

10/29/2020   Thursday     MM school assembly  at 9 am (?)

                                             Evening Halloween Concert at 7 pm in MM gym    


12/17/2020    Thursday    Performance at Westminster Place Retirement Village  10:30 am              


3/12/2021       Thursday    Sizzlin' Strings  Daytime rehearsal and 7 pm Concert in MM gym

3/13/2021       Friday           School Assembly for MM and AW

5/1/2021         Saturday      First annual Fine Arts Festival at New Trier,  gr. 4-12   All-day

5/20/2021       Thursday     MM school assembly  at  2:30 (?)                     

                                               Evening Concert at 7 pm in MM gym                                           

5/21/2021      Friday            Orchestra to Six Flags (9:30 am to 7 pm) optional trip


6/8/2021        Tuesday         MM Graduation at 7 pm (6th and 7th graders perform)


Marie Murphy School

2921 Illinois Road

Wilmette, Illinois  60091


Mary Rudzinski

Orchestra Director

(847) 251-3617


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