EMO has four wind orchestras, offering every student an option best suited to his or her own abilities. The Intro and Medium Orchestras rehearse regularly every week, while ENPO and the EBMO Jazz Orchestra rehearse periodically. For more information on our selection of wind orchestras, please contact Janne Laine: janne.laine(at)emo.fi
Intro is aimed at students under ten who have just begun studying a wind instrument. The orchestra is directed by Mari Loiske. The orchestra rehearses in Basie on Mondays from 5pm to 6pm.
Medium is a wind orchestra aimed at primary-school-age students with a mastery of basic wind technique. The orchestra rehearses in Joukola on Mondays from 4.15pm to 5.45pm and is directed by Janne Laine.
ENPO is a wind orchestra aimed at more advanced secondary-school-aged wind players and percussionists. The orchestra rehearses in intensive periods. Rehearsals generally take place on Mondays from 6pm to 8pm. ENPO is directed by Janne Laine.
Ebeli Big Band
The Ebeli Big Band is a big band aimed at young players from EMO and the pop and jazz school, Ebeli. It rehearses and performs in scheduled rehearsal periods, conducted by Rasmus Soini. Ebeli Big Band is aimed at the most advanced high-school-aged wind players and percussionists.