CONGRATULATIONS to KMEA All-State Orchestra Members: Joey Gasperi (viola) and Madi Gay (viola)

SME Orchestra now has a Twitter account. Follow us @sme_orchestra for updates on all orchestra events.

Pictures Courtesy of Kdog Photographers.

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Shawnee Mission East High School Orchestra Boosters

See Mr. Keda''s Page for Mr. Keda's Bio and class information.

SME Orchestra students played the debut performance of the composition 'Prairie Spring' by Jacob Bancks at our Collage Concert on March 9th this year.  For more information about the donation and contest that led up to this event, click on the link below.

We had a world premier!  
upcoming > 2016-17 calendar and announcements 


The overall mission of the SME Orchestra Boosters is to enhance the musical education and experience for our outstanding orchestra students. Sponsorship is voluntary, but your generous support will ensure that all activities can continue for 2014-2015. By contributing you will help with: clinicians for the classroom, support for music competitions, field trip to the Kansas City Symphony, equipment for the classroom, support for the Philadelphia Trip. Click below to become a valuable SME Orchestra sponsor!
Welcome Orchestra families >

Welcome to Shawnee Mission East Orchestra!  If you are new to SME, all of the information provided to you can be daunting. So, we have collected essential information about being a member of the SME Orchestra to help you begin your year smoothly. If you are returning to Orchestra, well, things change ... so look over the information as well! 

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Supporting Shawnee Mission East Orchestra

​​Volunteer opportunities > please read

ATTENTION PARENTS ... SME Orchestra Boosters need your help in maintaining the support we provide for orchestra programs and experiences for your students. Please review the volunteer positions below and contact the board members for more information. Activities where we still need leadership for this year are: Assistant Treasurer, Hen House Sacking/Grocery Coupon Book Sales, Poinsettia Sales, and Publicity.  DON'T BE SHY ... YOU CAN DO IT!  Seriously ... most things are pretty easy. Really. 

Students and/or parents wishing to contact Mr. Lane can do so at the following:  or  cell # 913-226-0796.

Mr. Lane Contact INformation
director adam keda >

February 22 - 25 KMEA State – Century II, WichitaCollage

February 28 (new date!) - Collage Concert – 7:00 PM.  9-11 grade bring cookies

March 1 - Final trip payments due

March 7- Orchestra Booster 4th Meeting - 7:00 PM
March 28 - District Orchestra Festival -7:00 PM
March 30-April 2 Orchestra trip to Montreal

Click below for full calendar.