Music Changing Lives

north texas giving day 2021

North Texas Giving Day is back on September 23, 2021!

In the midst of uncertainty, we rely on the strength and support of one another. Please help the Lone Star Wind Orchestra community to remain strong and thrive. No matter the size of your gift, you will be helping the LSWO maintain its professional and educational goals. Starting September 1, simply go to and donate!


Dances, Marches & Classics concert

The LSWO returns with another round of virtual performances this Summer. Join us every Friday at noon on Facebook or YouTube for a new performance. Check out past performances here.


lone star wind orchestra education programs

“Lone Star Kids with Omar Thomas” is a curated interview designed to be an educational component providing quality online music instruction offered to Title 1 music programs. Interview moderated by Jonathan Villela.


lone star conversations, interviews with composers and conductors

The LSWO is excited to present a new web series this Spring comprised of five interviews of the industry’s leading composers and conductor – Frank Ticheli, John Mackey, Julie Giroux, Omar Thomas, and Ian Weinberger.


Conversations with Music Greats

Conversations with Music Greats

LONE STAR CONVERSATIONS is an exciting new web series made in response to COVID-19 and our inability to meet in person as a full ensemble. This web series is comprised of five interviews with the industry’s leading composers and conductors. Our panel of Frank Ticheli, John Mackey, Julie Giroux, Omar Thomas, and Ian Weinberger represent a diverse, fun,… READ MORE