Welcome to City High Orchestra!
Back by popular demand for 2019...The City High Marching Orchestra coming to the Homecoming Parade on September 25th 2019!!!
Eastside Orchestra Faculty:
Megan Stucky-City High School
Lisa Schrock-South East Junior High School
Austin Jacobs-Elementary Strings
Meet Davis the Orchestra Mascot! Davis is a 2 year old Weimaraner who is a registered therapy dog through Pet Partners of Johnson County. He makes regular visits to the orchestra office and has been keeping students happy since 2017!
Samples of everyday orchestra life
Les Miserables-Spring Musical 2019
Phantom of the Opera, Abba and more...
Megan Stucky is director of orchestras in the Iowa City Community School District at City High School. Ms. Stucky is currently in her 16th year of public school education where her high school program consists of 130 string players in grades 9-12. Her top orchestras have performed in Austria, Czech Republic, Ireland and Italy. In March of 2020 the orchestra will again travel to Leipzig, Prague and Vienna on a performance tour. Ms. Stucky has also conducted many musicals including Oliver, Mary Poppins, Grease, Guys and Dolls, Little Shop of Horrors and Les Miserables earning state awards for best pit orchestra three of those years. Ms. Stucky graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a BME in 2003. Over the course of 20 years, Megan has maintained an active schedule as a violinist performing regularly with the Waterloo Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra and various local groups. She is a member of the American String Teachers Association (ASTA) and Iowa String Teachers Association (ISTA).