String Orchestra


Conductor: James Palethorpe

Formed in 1994, this orchestra provides a valuable opportunity for beginners and younger players to experience ensemble playing very early in their musical education.

Minimum standard for NSYO String Orchestra violinists:

Scales: C major, G major, D major: 1 octave
Positions: 1st position
Grade: AMEB Grade 2 or equivalent
Age: 5 years or over

Rehearsals are held on Wednesdays during Public School terms, from 3.45pm to 5.00pm at the Upper Hall of Beecroft Presbyterian Church on Mary Street.