THE ADULT PROGRAM – from 9 am to 3 pm
For intermediate to advanced string players, ages 12 to adult at a minimum level of:
VIOLIN/VIOLA: Grade 5 RCM/Book 4 Suzuki
CELLO: Grade 4 RCM/Book 3 Suzuki
DOUBLE BASS: beginners welcome
Each student will participate in two chamber music groups; rehearsing and being coached every morning. Ensembles will be formed according to age and ability.
Master Class & Private Lessons
Students will alternate between private lessons and master classes (Mon & Wed / Tues & Thurs) and be assigned to one private instructor for the week. They will have the option of working on solo repertoire or chamber music parts. Practice rooms will also be assigned.
Note: Faculty will play in and mentor each section.
Faculty Recital ~ Strings the Thing Quartet will perform in a concert held on Tuesday evening.
BBQ & Fiddling Jamboree ~This fun evening is scheduled for Wednesday and is part of your registration fees.
Celebration Student Concert ~ Friday afternoon, everyone participates in this exciting concert to wrap up Strings the Thing 2012!
STRINGS THE THING ~ JUNIOR
Music and activities from 9 am to 3 pm
for junior string players, ages 7 - 11
Violin/viola: min level of Student Book 1
Suzuki/RPM - Book 1
Cello: min level of Student Book 1
Chamber Music & Orchestra
Join the senior group for:
Faculty Recital ~ Tues Evening
BBQ/Fiddling Jamboree ~ Wed Evening
Celebration Concert ~ Fri Afternoon
Make New Friends, Learn Exciting Repertoire, Study with Outstanding Teachers, Perform a Final Concert
Strings the Thing ~
$350 by April 30th, 2012
$400 after April 30th, 2012
Strings the Thing, Junior ~
$150 by April 30th, 2012;
$175 after April 30th, 2012
If paying by cheque, please make cheque payable to
Shatford Centre, 760 Main St, Penticton, BC V2A 5E2
For further information, or to pay by Visa or Mastercard, please
call the Registrar at Okanagan School of the Arts at 250-770-7668.
To register online please visit www.osarts.com/courses