Camerata Bowed-Strings Ensemble










Grades 6–9
Teacher: TBD
Saturday, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Room: ESM 404
Tuition A
This is a yearlong course divided into two semesters.

Open to advancing Elementary & Middle School string students with at least two years of private study.  Students will hone fundamental elements of orchestral ensemble playing in a focused and supportive environment led by a conductor. Highly recommended for students working on NYSSMA Solo Levels and/or Eastman Levels II-III+. Students build solidarity and community in their ensemble sound by collaborating with all of the bowed string-instruments through movement, conducting, singing, and leading exercises. Repertoire will cover music from contrasting eras and styles, while focusing on developing ensemble participation and confidence.

Permission required


How to Register

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