Concertino & Camerata



Concertino - Audition Requirements
A string orchestra for intermediate to advanced string students. This orchestra will focus on literature selected string orchestra repertoire and a variety of pops music.  (Typical Grades 7-12)  Note: High School Students that have recently switched or started a string instrument are encouraged to register as music will be re-written to the students ability if needed.  Most students are playing in Late Suzuki Book 3 and up.  

Camerata - Audition Requirements
A student/alumni run string orchestra for advanced string students and EPSA Alums. This will be conductorless group the majority of the time and students in this group should be willing to take an active part in the rehearsal process.  This orchestra will focus on literature selected from standard string orchestra repertoire. Dedicated students will be given a chance to solo with the orchestra  (Grades 7-12 and Alumni) 

Date/Time: Concertino: Sunday, 6:15 - 7:30
                    Camerata: Sundays 5:00 - 7:30 

Location: Immanual Lutheran Church (16515 Luther Way, Eden Prairie)

Registration/Tuition:  Concertino: Starting at $565, Camerata: Starting at $645, Alumni $50
Tuition includes weekly class/rehearsal, all music, a minimum of 4 concerts, and t-shirt.  Students are responsible for providing their own instrument and folding music stand that needs to be brought to each class/rehearsal

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Smart Music:  Smart Music is an amazing practice tool that EPSA strongly encourages all students to use to help with at home practice.  Smartmusic can be used on a PC, MAC and iPad.  

Concertino & Camerata Rehearsal/Concert Dates 2018-2019

September 16, 23, 30
October 7, 14, 28 (off  10/21)
November 4, 11(11/18 Fall Concert, 11/25 off)
December 2, 9 (12/16 Vivaldi Gloria Performance)
January 6, 13, 20, 27
February 3, 10, 24 (2/17 off)
March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
April 7, 14, 28 (4/21 off)
May 5 Spring Concert


Concertino & Camerata Formal Concerts:
Winter Festival - Sunday, December 9 4:00  - rehearsal 1:30ish
Vivaldi Gloria with Immanual Lutheran Choir - Sunday, December 16 - 9:15AM
Mall of America Holiday Concert - TBA Possibly 12/22 or 12/23
Spring Festival - Thursday, May 2 - 7:00


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