Directed by Dr. Ted Schlosberg, the Saturday Orchestras are ensembles for beginner through advanced musicians. Parents/guardians are welcome. Three different levels of participation are scheduled as follows on Saturday afternoons, from September to June. Musicians are placed based on their ability.
Level I Cadet Orchestra: For beginning string students who are just starting music lessons. Group meets from 1:30 – 2:00 pm.
Level 2 String Orchestra: For musicians, of all ages, with a year or two of experience who can play C, G, and D scales. Group meets from 3:30 -4:30 pm.
Level 3 Chamber Orchestra: For intermediate and advanced musicians, of all ages, who are proficient in playing third position and able to play C, G, D, A, F, Bb and Eb scales. Group meets from 2:30 – 3:30 pm.
Musicians must have their own instruments. Instrument rental information is available by calling 908-789- 9696.
New Jersey Workshop for the Arts 150-152 East Broad Street, Westfield, NJ
Level I: Cadet Orchestra – $75
Level 2: String Orchestra – $175
Level 3: Chamber Orchestra – $175
Information: Please call 908-789- 9696, extension 17, for additional information.