Fall 2020 Ensemble and Class Schedule and Fees

List of Ensembles and Classes offered, Fall 2020

Times of ensembles and A/B designation are subject to change after registration when we know exact student numbers.

Alternating, A/B schedule
A Schedule Dates: 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 10/31, 11/14
B Schedule Dates: 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21
 

Violin/Cello Choirs

Violin/Cello Choirs will include 2-3 Zoom Performance Classes scheduled by instructor. We will not have Beginner Violin or Beginner Cello group classes this fall.

Cello Choir 2, A Schedule, 1:30-2:30, Biddle Portico, conducted by Erica Leavell (note time change)

Violin Choir 1, B Schedule, 1:30-2:30, Baldwin Tent, conducted by Nonoko Okada

Violin Choir 2, B Schedule, 9-10am, Baldwin Tent, conducted by Jasmine Campbell

Violin Choir 3, B Schedule, 12-1pm, Baldwin Tent, conducted by Erica Shirts

Violin/Cello Choir Participation Fee: $120

 

Small String Orchestras and Theory

Small Intermediate String Orchestra, A Schedule, 9-10am, Baldwin Tent, conducted by Matt Stutzman

Small Concert String Orchestra, A Schedule, 10:30-11:30am, Baldwin Tent, conducted by Rob Rempher

Youth Symphony Violin Virtuosi, A Schedule, 12-1pm, Baldwin Tent, conducted by Erica Shirts

Small String Orchestra Participation Fee: $115

Theory, both A/B Saturdays (every week) at 10:301130am, taught by Matt Stutzman, Hybrid or Online-Only option. For ISO/CSO/YS students only this year.

Theory Participation Fee: $85

 

Chamber Groups (ISO/CSO/YS Levels)

DUSS Chamber Groups, Scheduled on either A or B Saturdays between 9am-4pm for 1 hour, Baldwin Tent or Biddle Portico, coached by DUSS faculty. Students will virtually collaborate on a Soundtrap recording of their piece "off" weeks with assistance from their coach, scheduled individually by the coach.

DUSS Chamber Group Participation Fee: $200

DUSS-Ciompi Quartet Collaborative chamber groups, Scheduled on either A or B Saturdays between 9am-4pm, Baldwin Tent or Biddle Portico, coached by DUSS factulty and Ciompi Quartet members. Students will virtually collaborate on a Soundtrap recording of their piece "off" weeks with assistance from their coach, scheduled individually by the coach. DCC students will also have at least 1 special event during the fall (likely 10/31 or 11/7 with Verona Quartet).

DCC Participation Fee: $275

Performance Festival

The DUSS Performance Festival will take the place of our usual Solo Recitals and Concerto Competition. All past and present DUSS students age 5-18 are welcome to participate. Students will submit a video of a prepared solo and receive feedback from a DUSS instructor, receive a rating, and a certificate. Winners in each age/level category will be included in an Honors Recital video, shared with the DUSS listserve.

The Performance Festival will take place November 30 - early December.