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Who can join?

Level:
Intermediate
Instruments:
String musicians only (Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass)
Age/Repertoire:
Suzuki books 4 through 6. Generally grades 3 through 9.

Conductor: John Kennedy

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Audition Requirements

2 to 3 minutes showing technique and tone quality. The solo will be heard unaccompanied and does not need to be memorized.

Sight reading: All auditioning students will be asked to sightread. Materials will be chosen by the conductors.

Scales are not required for any audition.

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2016-17 Season Concert Repertoire

May 4, 2017
Melrose Avenue, California Guitar Trio; arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle
Melodia En La Menor, Astor Piazzola
Skylife, David Balakrishnan
February 2, 2017
Bach’s Lunch, Johann Sebastian Bach
Symphony No. 6, 3rd Movement - Scherzo, Ludwig von Beethoven
Symphony No. 104 “London”, 1st Movement, Franz Joseph Haydn
November 3, 2016
Faeries (Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies), Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky; arr. Chip Davis
Concerto No. 2 in G Major, Op. 24, 1st Movement, Oskar Rieding *
Danse Bacchanale, Camille Saint-Saëns; arr. Jamin Hoffman
March of the Resistance from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, John Williams