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Junior Strings 

Designed for string students with 2-4 years of experience and private lessons, the Junior Strings (JS) group plays literature at roughly a Grade 3 level (intermediate to late-intermediate.) Successful applicants to this group usually have the following characteristics:

  • Comfortable playing 1st through 3rd positions
  • Good foundational skills and setup, solid posture
  • Consistent vibrato, good understanding of rhythm/dynamics/articulations
  • 9th grade and younger

This group rehearses on Sunday afternoons from 2:00-3:30PM, and performs in 3 formal concerts throughout the season. Ms. Amanda Su conducts this group.

Recent Sample Repetoire includes:

  • Sunayama by Larry Clark
  • Labyrinth by Vance Zuehlsdorff/ed. Law
  • Procession of the Toreadors from Carmen by Georges Bizet/arr. Percy Hall