Intermediate String Orchestra News

September 24, 2015

Hello everyone, This Saturday, Sept 26th, please arrive early for rehearsal (8:30ish) and give yourself at least 10 to 15 minutes to settle in and get tuned. We’ve had a little trouble getting everyone tuned and have been starting later than we should! And if you get there even earlier you can help... read more »

September 23, 2015

Hello Intermediate Strings Families, Our first rehearsal was off to a good start! Mr. Rempher separated the large group of second violinists into seconds and thirds -- with no judgement on skill levels -- just balancing out the piece and giving it another “voice”. I’ll have nametags for all on... read more »

September 17, 2015

Hello Intermediate Strings Families, Our first rehearsal was off to a good start! Mr. Rempher separated the large group of second violinists into seconds and thirds -- with no judgement on skill levels -- just balancing out the piece and giving it another “voice”. I’ll have nametags for all on... read more »

September 17, 2015

 Hello everyone, Hope you are having a good week so far! Here are some notes from our last rehearsal. Violins, be your sassy best during the first part. Cellos, don’t forget vibrato on the pizzicato (sounds like a pizza order).   Don’t be in such a hurry to play that you forget to rest on those... read more »

September 4, 2015

Hello new and old orchestra members and families! New members, welcome to the Duke String School Intermediate Strings Orchestra.  Returning orchestra players - Welcome back! The Intermediate Strings Orchestra is conducted by Mr. Rob Rhempher.  Rehearsals will be Saturdays, from 8:45-10:00 a.m. in... read more »

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