Youth String Ensemble

Youth String Ensemble

The Youth String Ensemble aims to broaden and nurture talented young string musicians' understanding of performance skills.

Members of the Youth String Ensemble are encouraged to become members of the Darwin Youth Orchestra.

These students have demonstrated a high-level of technical and musical proficiency on their instruments.

The Youth String Ensemble meets every Thursday 4:00 - 5:00pm.

Summary

Age Range

8 - 17 yrs old

Standard

Grade 3 AMEB and above

Goals

To broaden and nurture talented young string musicians' understanding of performance skills by performing more difficult repertoire for string ensemble.

To enable students to experience the elements of a “professional environment”, including competition, responsibility and concert hall performances.

To inspire students' interest in music as performers.