Crowden Center for Music in the Community Preparatory String Ensembles

In this ensemble for mixed strings, students work on following a conductor, counting, playing as a group, intonation, bowing, and phrasing. Repertoire includes beginning-level arrangements of standard string repertoire. Intended for violin, viola, cello, and bass students who have facility with basic shifting and bowing techniques. Note-reading skills are expected, and students are required to study privately with a teacher of their choice. Audition required.

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Program Cost:
$265 - $340
Class Frequency:
1 per week
Class Duration:
18 weeks
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Preparatory String Ensembles