Hackettstown Center for the Arts, 181 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (908) 813-2626 © 2023 Paladin Knight Entertainment, LLC

Strand String Ensemble

Emphasizing the fundamentals of ensemble playing, the Strand String Ensemble is an ideal first orchestral experience for students of violin, viola, cello, and double bass in elementary, middle and high school. The Ensemble is presented as a weekly class during the academic year and as a one week camp during the summer. Rehearsals will focus on the mastery of string orchestra techniques, listening, following, leadership, rhythm, and blend of sound. The intense preparation of repertoire culminates in the performance of a Winter, Spring and Summer concert. New and continuing students must audition for acceptance and placement in the orchestra. Auditions are open to all interested students. Audition Information Auditions are in September, January and June each year and are announced via the Hackettstown Center for the Arts Calendar. Prerequisites Participants must study privately and have good intermediate sight-reading skills. Previous orchestral experience is encouraged. The Workshop The Workshop is offered 3 semesters per year every Tuesday evening from 7-8pm, culminating in a final performance for the public. Tuition: $200. 2022-2023 Schedule Fall October 4 - December 6th. (No rehearsal 11/22) December 2, 2022 - 8:30-9:00 pm. Performers at the Hackettstown BID Home Town Christmas Hackettstown Center for the Arts, 181 Main Street. December 4, 2022 - 3:00 pm Guest Performers at the St. Theodore Invitational Christmas Concert Fee Admission. Refreshments served afterwards. Winter January 17 - March 21, 2023 Spring April 18 - June 20, 2023. Summer Visit Summer our Camp page. To sign up, click here.
HACKETTSTOWN CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Strand String Ensemble

Emphasizing the fundamentals of ensemble playing, the Strand String Ensemble is an ideal first orchestral experience for students of violin, viola, cello, and double bass in elementary, middle and high school. The Ensemble is presented as a weekly class during the academic year and as a one week camp during the summer. Rehearsals will focus on the mastery of string orchestra techniques, listening, following, leadership, rhythm, and blend of sound. The intense preparation of repertoire culminates in the performance of a Winter, Spring and Summer concert. New and continuing students must audition for acceptance and placement in the orchestra. Auditions are open to all interested students. Audition Information Auditions are in September, January and June each year and are announced via the Hackettstown Center for the Arts Calendar. Prerequisites Participants must study privately and have good intermediate sight-reading skills. Previous orchestral experience is encouraged. The Workshop The Workshop is offered 3 semesters per year every Tuesday evening from 7-8pm, culminating in a final performance for the public. Tuition: $200. 2022-2023 Schedule Fall October 4 - December 6th. (No rehearsal 11/22) December 2, 2022 - 8:30-9:00 pm. Performers at the Hackettstown BID Home Town Christmas Hackettstown Center for the Arts, 181 Main Street. December 4, 2022 - 3:00 pm Guest Performers at the St. Theodore Invitational Christmas Concert Fee Admission. Refreshments served afterwards. Winter January 17 - March 21, 2023 Spring April 18 - June 20, 2023. Summer Visit Summer our Camp page. To sign up, click here.
Hackettstown Center for the Arts, 181 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (908) 813-2626 © 2022 Paladin Knight Entertainment, LLC
HACKETTSTOWN CENTER FOR THE ARTS