Rehearsals: Fridays, 4:00-5:30 pm
Susan Memoli, conductor
This string orchestra, conducted by Susan Memoli, is for musicians who have acquired the skills necessary to rehearse and perform intermediate through medium-advanced string orchestra repertoire.
Musicians should demonstrate familiarity with the first three positions, use of vibrato, and moderate sight-reading skills. Candidates should be able to use a variety of bow strokes, including detache, staccato, spiccato, and legato.
2 contrasting selections; sight-reading
3 octave Major scales through 3 sharps and 3 flats (violin/viola)
3 octave C, D and Eb Major scales (cello)
2 octave Major scales through 3 sharps and 3 flats (double bass)