Intermediate I Leadership Auditions will be held Sunday September 21, starting at 2:00, Room 041.

 If you are a string player and have been playing in your current DUSS orchestra for at least one year,  you are eligible to audition for the Leadership Chairs. The Leadership Chairs are the first 4 chairs in each section. (i.e. Vl 1, Vln 2, (Vln 3), Vla, Cello, Bass). (If you are an assistant in the orchestra, or an adult volunteer, you are not eligible for the Leadership Chairs.)

Audition sign up will be held on SignUp Genius. If you have not received an invite, please contact Katharine at .

Students will be auditioned on mystery measures from our concert music:  

  • Woodsplitter Fanfare
  • Plink, Plank, Plunk
  • Catharsis

 Intermediate I Orchestra: This orchestra performs introductory beginning level string orchestra music. These experienced intermediate string players develop technical skills

including position work and various bowing applications through the study of a variety of styles and repertoire.

Who: String players who demonstrate intermediate ability on their
instrument. Cellists and violists should be learning multiple clefs.

Rehearsals: Saturday, 8:45 to 10:00 a.m., Bone Hall, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building Tuition: $115

Audition Requirements: *Solo Piecesight reading—both rhythmic and standard, two octave major scales up to two sharps and two flats.

Conductor: Shelley Livingston


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