The String Ensemble provides more experienced string players with opportunities to explore a greater diversity of musical styles, more complex part playing and further develop their improvisation and composition skills.
Saturday String Orchestra
(grade 2-3) 11.15–12.15pm Venue: Varndean School
String players can further develop their sight reading skills and learn to follow a conductor. There are also opportunities within the rehearsal time for sectional work with specialist tutors.
09.00–10.00am Venue: Varndean School
The String Group provides the first opportunity for young violinists, cellists and mini bass players to play together as part of a large group. The String Group is ideal for students who are in the first year of learning. You can join in even if you are a beginner or have only had a few lessons. Sessions will also focus on extended musical activities such as listening, composing and improvising.