String Repertory Orchestra

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Cynthia Woods, Conductor

String Repertory Orchestra (SRO) is open by audition to intermediate string players. Students placed in SRO play with fluency and clarity and are comfortable playing three-octave scales. While orchestral assignments are made by level, not age, most members of SRO are in grades 7-10.

Rehearsals: Saturdays 8:30-10:00 AM

Repertoire

2021-22 Highlights include:

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3

Grieg: Holberg Suite

Fauré: Pavane

 

2018-19 Highlights included:

Beethoven: String Quartet in c minor, Op. 18, No. 4

Mozart: Divertimento No 2 in B-flat, K. 137

Placement and Seating Audition Information

Seating Audition Sign-up: After placement into SRO, all students will take a seating audition. Seating audition information is sent to all registered SRO students. More information will be available soon!

2022-2023 Calendar

Complete Schedule

Concert Dates:

Sunday, November 13, 2022

Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Saturday, May 13, 2023

Attendance

  • Attendance is required at all regularly scheduled classes, rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances be it virtually or in-person. Students are expected to be ready to begin on-time. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of each session.
  • Anyone arriving/logging-in more than 30 minutes late or leaving/logging-out 30 minutes early will be considered absent from the entire rehearsal or class.
  • No more than 3 absences per semester are allowed and notice must be given at least two weeks prior by submitting an Absence Request Form to the NEC Prep offices. Absence request forms can be submitted to the Ensemble manager at sro@necmusic.edu or to Adam Kohlbus, Large Ensemble Manager, at Adam.Kohlbus@necmusic.edu
  • Read our full attendance policy here: https://necmusic.edu/prep/absence-requests

 

Still have questions?

Email Adam Kohlbus, Large Ensemble Manager, or call the NEC Prep hotline at  (617) 585-1160.

During the academic year, SRO members can also contact the SRO Student Manager.