Enrollment for the Winter Session is now OPEN!
Rehearsal Day & Time: Mondays from 6:15 – 7:30pm
Location: Charlottesville High School, Choir Classroom
Program Start: September 11, 2023
Program End: Monday, May 22, 2023
Description: Serves as YOCVA’s preparatory string orchestra. It develops beginning strings players and prepares them for future membership in the Evans Orchestra and Youth Symphony. No audition required.
Emily Thomas Waters, Conductor
Annual Tuition Fee: $425
Prorated Tuition: (Joining on 11/28/23): $345
Click the button below to register for the Winter and Spring sessions.
The Winter session begins Monday, November 27th, 2023. Prospective students can try free of charge for 1 week. The final deadline to register and pay tuition is Thursday, December 7th, 2023.
There is no audition required to join Junior Strings.
SKILL REQUIREMENTS: Members of this group should be able to play in major and minor finger patterns, use a full bow with slurring abilities, and read music. This usually translates to being at the beginning of Suzuki Book 2.