Atlanta Festival Junior Orchestra

The Atlanta Festival Academy proudly announces the launch of Atlanta Festival Junior Orchestra!

The Atlanta Festival Junior Orchestra (grades 1st-8th), Jeremy Woolstenhulme, conductor

The Atlanta Festival Junior Orchestra offers young string players an early opportunity to perform in a fun and challenging string ensemble. Participation is open to all students in the Metro Atlanta area and beyond, with rehearsals and performances in North Fulton County!

All rehearsals and concerts, unless indicated otherwise, take place at Northview High School for the 2022-2023 season.

To learn more about participants’ expected playing level, please email




The non-refundable annual tuition for the AFJO is $375.00 is due on January 17, 2023. 

*Students participating in the 2022-2023 AFJO will receive a reduced tuition to 2023 Atlanta Festival Academy Summer Music Camps!


AFJO Spring 2023 Schedule

  • Tuesday, January 17, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, January 24, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, January 31, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, February 7, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, February 21, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, March 7, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Tuesday, March 21, 2023, Rehearsal 5:30-7:00pm
  • Saturday, March 25, 2023, Dress Rehearsal TBA
  • Saturday, March 25, 2023, CONCERT 4:00pm

Atlanta Festival Academy Programs

  • Atlanta Festival Academy Summer Music Camp (founded in 2019)
  • Atlanta Festival Academy Solo Competition (founded in 2020)
  • Virtual Masterclass Series (founded in 2020)
  • Atlanta Festival Academy Chamber Music Camp (founded in 2021)
  • Atlanta Festival Chamber Orchestra (founded in 2021)
  • Atlanta Festival Junior Orchestra (starting in 2023)p
Funding for this program is provided by the Fulton County Board of Commissioners.