Hackettstown Center for the Arts, 181 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (908) 813-2626 © 2021 Paladin Knight Entertainment, LLC

Strand String Ensemble

Emphasizing the fundamentals of ensemble playing, the Strand String Ensemble is an ideal first orchestral experience for students of violin, viola, cello, and double bass in elementary, middle and high school. The Ensemble is presented as a weekly class during the academic year and as a one week camp during the summer. Rehearsals will focus on the mastery of string orchestra techniques, listening, following, leadership, rhythm, and blend of sound. The intense preparation of repertoire culminates in the performance of a Winter, Spring and Summer concert. New and continuing students must audition for acceptance and placement in the orchestra. Auditions are open to all interested students. Audition Information Auditions are in September, January and June each year and are announce via the Hackettstown Center for the Arts Calendar. Prerequisites Participants must study privately and have good intermediate sight-reading skills. Previous orchestral experience is encouraged. Rehearsals The Fall and Spring Sessions rehearse every Tuesday evening for 10 weeks at 7:30 pm while the Summer Session meets for one week every day. 2021-2022 Tuition Fall/Spring $250.00 Tuesdays 7:00 - 8:00 pm 10 weeks Summer Camp $150.00 Mon - Thu 1:30 - 3:00 pm 4 days + Performance Friday Performance TBA To sign up, click here.
Hackettstown Center for the Arts

Strand String Ensemble

Emphasizing the fundamentals of ensemble playing, the Strand String Ensemble is an ideal first orchestral experience for students of violin, viola, cello, and double bass in elementary, middle and high school. The Ensemble is presented as a weekly class during the academic year and as a one week camp during the summer. Rehearsals will focus on the mastery of string orchestra techniques, listening, following, leadership, rhythm, and blend of sound. The intense preparation of repertoire culminates in the performance of a Winter, Spring and Summer concert. New and continuing students must audition for acceptance and placement in the orchestra. Auditions are open to all interested students. Audition Information Auditions are in September, January and June each year and are announce via the Hackettstown Center for the Arts Calendar. Prerequisites Participants must study privately and have good intermediate sight-reading skills. Previous orchestral experience is encouraged. Rehearsals The Fall and Spring Sessions rehearse every Tuesday evening for 10 weeks at 7:30 pm while the Summer Session meets for one week every day. 2021-2022 Tuition Fall/Spring $250.00 Tuesdays 7:00 - 8:00 pm 10 weeks Summer Camp $150.00 Mon - Thu 1:30 - 3:00 pm 4 days + Performance Friday Performance TBA To sign up, click here.
Hackettstown Center for the Arts
Hackettstown Center for the Arts, 181 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (908) 813-2626 © 2021 Paladin Knight Entertainment, LLC