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Master of the Orchestra!

Monday, June 27, 2016 - Friday, July 1, 2016
Ages 11-19 · Co-Ed
Metropolitan Strings Academy Recital Center 11806 Quivira Rd. Overland ParkKS  66210
Monday, June 27, 2016 - Friday, July 1, 2016
Ages 11-19 · Co-Ed
Metropolitan Strings Academy Recital Center 11806 Quivira Rd. Overland ParkKS  66210

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Master of the Orchestra!

Jun 27 - Jul 01 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)

Ages 11-19

Metropolitan Strings Academy Recital Center

Starting at

$315.00

Meeting Dates

From Jun 27, 2016 to Jul 01, 2016

About This Activity

INTERMEDIATE & ADVANCED VIOLIN, VIOLA, CELLO, BASS, & PIANO *Students will be grouped by age and skill level. (Minimum 3 years playing experience required) PERFORM IN: Orchestra & Small Chamber Ensembles CHOOSE AN AREA OF INTEREST:: Conducting or Composing (No previous experience required.) *Those students who participated last season may enroll in Conducting II, Theory II, and Composition !!. -MUSIC THEORY I, II & ORCHESTRATION: Re-arrange phrases from famous classical works! How would this melody sound on the cello? What if I change the viola part from half notes to moving sixteenths? How do historical time periods impact the form and texture of the piece? -CONDUCTING I & II: Learn to read a score, learn conducting patterns for various time signatures, practice conducting camp orchestra! Earn the opportunity to conduct a piece at the showcase concert! COMPOSING I & II: Write an original piece for any instrument or combination of instruments. Instructors will assist you with writing by hand on staff paper, or using computer notation software. Perform your piece at Friday's recital. -LEARN A NEW INSTRUMENT: The best composers, conductors, arrangers, and performing artists have a thorough understanding of instruments beyond their own. Choose a secondary instrument to learn (Violin, Viola, Cello, or Bass). All secondary instruments for "learn a new instrument" class will be provided. SESSION INCLUDES: Sheet Music, Manuscript Notebook, T-Shirt, Friday Pizza Party Showcase Concert: Friday, June July 1-- 5:30-6:15pm **Please pack a lunch Monday-Thursday

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  • Metropolitan Strings Academy

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