For violin, viola, cello, bass and piano
On Friday, April 7, 2017 three Stringendo ensembles will be selected to perform before the The Virado Trio concert presented by The JCCC Performing Arts Series, and ALL students will attend the concert for free as part of our Concert Connection.
We do our best to accommodate all interested participants, but sometimes we are not able to place a student with an age or level appropriate ensemble to offer a good experience.
Winter Session, 2017
February 11 - April 22
Registration and online audition deadline: January 30
Participation in Stringendo includes one 1.5 hour coaching AND one outside rehearsal weekly for the 10-week session.
Saturday, April 22 at 4:00
Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church
11100 College Blvd.
(College and Nieman)
Overland Park, KS
all students perform in 2 masterclasses
Sat, March 11 from 2:00-4:00
Schmitt Music 7316 West 119th St. Overland Park, KS
Sat., April 8 from 2:00-4:00
Grant Recital Hall, UMKC Conservatory of Music
Benny Kim and Scott Lee, guest artists
Friday, April 7
Polsky Theatre, JCCC
all Stringendo students receive free admission to the performance and selected groups will perform before the concert in the Carlsen Center lobby
The Saturday coachings take place at either UMKC or one of the students or faculty members home. Each ensemble with help from their appointed faculty member will determine the location after placement
The outside rehearsal takes place at an agreed upon time and place, often at one of the students homes.
Violin, viola, cello, bass and piano students ages 8 - 20 are eligible to participate in this program. To respect all members of the group, students may not have more than 2 excused absences to participate.
A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Applications must be received by the Registration deadline to be considered.
All students must fill out the online application form to be considered.
An audition is required. No live auditions. Please email a recording/link of a solo and scale of your choice to: firstname.lastname@example.org by the Jan. 30 deadline
You will be billed after acceptance.