North Calgary Strings Academy – Details & Pricing

Student Requirements:

All new participants will be scheduled an interviewed prior to acceptance into the program.

Students should prepare:

  • 2 scales
  • 2 contrasting pieces (no more than 5 minutes each in length – excerpt if necessary).
  • Sheet music to be provided at the time of audition
  • * Skills such as vibrato, shifting bow technique (spicatto) will be assessed for
    chamber and or orchestra placement.

Student Expectations:

  • Practice your part, bring music to private lesson as required – BE PREPARED.
  • Be on time and responsible to the group. No absences unless medical. Rescheduling only if possible for the whole group (orchestras not included).
  • Respectful and positive attitude towards fellow group members and coaches.
  • Bring a sharpened pencil, eraser and all music.

Program Dates:

FALL SEMESTER (13 weeks)
September 15 – December 16

  • No classes Thanksgiving weekend
  • Concert date – Dec 2nd/17

WINTER SEMESTER (15 weeks),
January 5/6 – May 11/12

  • No classes Jan 19/20, Feb 9/10, March 30/31, April 13/14 *
  • Concert date – TBA

TOTAL # OF WEEKS = 28

Program Pricing:

CHAMBER
Program Total = $770
28 weeks

ORCHESTRA
Program Total = $490
28 weeks

CHAMBER & ORCHESTRA
2 Programs Total = $1,210
28 weeks

To Register:

Email info@harmonymusicschool to register.