ORCHESTRA ACADEMY PROGRAM
Young kids will be trained to build a strong foundation, learn music theory, rhythm, sight-singing, chamber skills, etc so that they can be ready to join orchestras anytime.
The students regularly participate in orchestral rehearsals and concerts, providing them with an insight into the everyday life of a professional musician. They not only get to know the standard repertoire but also how to listen to their colleagues and to integrate themselves into the orchestra collective.
students have to bring their own instruments.
Duration: 2 years (probationary time: 6 months), training ends if the student finds a position in an orchestra.
Anyone can participate auditions
5:30 - 6:30 Violin & Viola
6:30 - 7:30 Cello
Coaches for all programs are drawn from the most highly qualified professional musicians in the San Francisco region. Many perform in the San Francisco Symphony, California Symphony, Sonnet Ensemble or other local orchestras.