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    Junior Strings Orchestra - Ages 5 - 15

  

The Junior String Orchestra Program offers four ensembles for string players ages 7-15. Auditions are for the Junior String Orchestra Program, not one specific ensemble. Students are placed in the ensemble that best suits their needs, at the discretion of the Junior String Orchestra.

The Program Coordinator and ensemble director should be flexible regarding placement.

Auditions are held mid to late April.

Preparatory Strings
This is the entry-level ensemble for strings. All first-year orchestra members will start in this group. Members should be a minimum of 7 years old and have at least 2 years playing experience (minimum RCM Grade I / end of Suzuki Book I level). No maximum age is set.

The orchestra concentrates on basic orchestral skills, listening, ensemble playing, etc. Members should be able to play in the keys of D, G, A, C.

CRN Day Date Time Room Conductor Fee
90094 Saturday Sep. 14, 2019 - May 23, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. ED2001 Ben Neumann $350

 

Pre-Chamber Strings A

String orchestras in which members benefit from further ensemble skills in preparation for the Chamber or Junior Strings. Most players have one year of experience in the Preparatory Strings or its equivalent.

CRN Day Date Time Room Conductor Fee
90085 Friday Sep. 13, 2019 - May 22, 2020 5 - 6:15 p.m. ED2001 Ben Neumann $420

 

Pre-Chamber Strings B

String orchestras in which members benefit from further ensemble skills in preparation for the Chamber or Junior Strings. Most players have one year of experience in the Preparatory Strings or its equivalent.

CRN Day Date Time Room Conductor Fee
90092 Friday Sep. 13, 2019 - May 22, 2020 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. ED2001 Ben Neumann $350


Chamber Strings 

A small orchestra for ages 8-12 who will benefit from detailed training. Members should have at least 2 years of orchestral training.

CRN Day Date Time Room Conductor Fee
90005 Saturday Sep. 14, 2019 - May 23, 2020 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. ED2001 Ben Neumann $495

 

 Frequently Asked Questions

Junior Strings Orchestra Audition Requirements

 

 

For new students, you will need create a log in ID and PIN

For existing students, you can log in directly through the "Register Now" button. 

 

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