String Ensembles

String Ensembles

If you play bass, mini bass, cello, violin or viola

Foundation Strings
Mondays 4pm to 4.45pm

  • teacher recommendation
  • ability to use the bow on all strings and play A, D & G major scale
  • members of Foundation strings have the opportunity to play music of different styles/genres, exploring sounds and sound effects and simple improvisation

Junior Strings
Mondays 4.45pm to 5.30pm

  • teacher recommendation
  • to be working towards an IPE examination on a string instrument
  • members of Junior strings will have the opportunity to play music of different styles and genres and explore improvisation

Senior Strings
Mondays 6pm to 7.30pm

  • teacher recommendation
  • to have passed ABRSM grades 3-8 string practical examination
  • members of Senior strings will have the opportunity to play more complicated parts and be encouraged to learn independently