The dynamic team of tutors bring a wealth of experience to these developing string players. The orchestra has worked on skills needed to accompany baroque concerti through to enjoying arrangements of Modern pop songs supported by the percussion section.
The students really benefit from the different technical areas covered in this group and are equipped to move onto full orchestral repertoire by the time they move on to the Symphony Orchestra.
The String Orchestra performs on Saturday evening.
The Symphony Orchestra is for string players grade 7+ and the top level of woodwind and brass applicants to the course.
Peter Harrison will be the conductor for the 2018 course and is supported by a team of professional musicians who take sectionals and work intensively with the students to help develop their orchestral skills.
The Symphony Orchestra performs on Saturday evening.
Previous Symphony Orchestra repertoire has included: