About Orchestras

 

Berlioz Orchestra

The Berlioz Orchestra is open to advanced players of string instruments.
Students should have excellent proficiency in reading music and be able to play in first to fifth position in their instrument. Placement in the orchestra is by audition.

Kyung-Nam Oh (Artistic Director of OAMEC) is the conductor and rehearsals are held on Sundays, generally from 3 pm to 5:30 pm.

All students must take weekly private lessons to be in the orchestra.

Viotti Orchestra

The Viotti Orchestra is open to intermediate players of string instruments. Students should have proficiency reading music and should be able to attend two and a half hour long rehearsals with concentrated focus and well-behaved attitude.
Students should be able to play in first to third position in their instrument. Placement in the orchestra is by audition.

Austin Lightfoot is the conductor and rehearsals are held on Sundays, generally 3 pm to 5:30 pm.

All students must take weekly private lessons to be in the orchestra.

Kreutzer Orchestra

The Kreutzer Orchestra is open to beginners of string instruments.  Students should be enthusiastic for learning and should be of sufficient behavioral attitude and maturity to concentrate and participate in 45 min for Group I and 2 hours in Group II.

Lisa Sailer is the conductor and rehearsals are held on Sundays, generally 3 pm to 3:45 pm for Group I and 3:30 pm to 5:30 for Group II.

All students must take weekly private lessons to be in the orchestra.

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