String Repertory Orchestra


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 in BurnesHall

2019-2020 Concert Schedule

Saturday, December 21, 2019
2:00 PM in Jordan Hall

Saturday, June 6, 2020
12:00 PM in Jordan Hall


2018-19 Repertoire Highlights included:

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

Fauré: Pavane

Grieg: Holberg Suite

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

Placement and Seating Audition Information

Auditions for SRO are held in the spring for the following year. Additional audition times may be available in the fall for any remaining openings. 

Seating Audition Sign-up: After gaining admission to the ensemble, all SRO students will take a seating audition. Information regarding the 2019-2020 auditions will be available August 1, 2019.


SRO Rehearsal Calendar 2019-20


Attendance is required at all regularly scheduled classes, rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances. Full attendance policy

Still have questions?

Contact Laura Mixter, Large Ensemble Coordinator, by email, or call the NEC Prep hotline at  (617) 585-1160.

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