Youth String Ensemble (Merged into Darwin Youth Orchestra)

The Youth String Ensemble has merged into the Darwin Youth Orchestra 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.

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.