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If you read music and play guitar, bass or a mandolin-family instrument (mandolin, mandola or mandocello), there's never a bad time to join the orchestra!

Did you find an old mandolin in the closet, or under the bed? Here's some advice.

To book a performance, inquire about joining the orchestra, or ask us any other questions, please call (425) 673-0263 or


Bellevue library group shot
Concerts coming up! See the orchestra at Northwest Folklife Festival on Sat., May 26, at 11 a.m. We'll play a half-hour international program.

Then, on Sunday, June 3, at 7 p.m., we'll perform together with the Seattle Guitar Ensemble at Trinity Parish in "The Wheel," a concert featuring new works by Iranian and American composers. $20; $15 students/seniors.


We performed "Mandolin Messiah" for five years before we thought of making a T-shirt. Well, here it is!



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Vintage photos courtesy of Jim Garber.