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INTERMEDIATE ORCHESTRA

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GUITAR ORCHESTRA

BLOOMINGDALE BROADWAY ENSEMBLE

BEGINNER STRING ENSEMBLE

GUITAR ORCHESTRA

Designed to accommodate a wide range of ages and skill levels, Bloomingdale's Guitar Orchestra presents music ranging from the Renaissance to contemporary compositions, original works for guitars, and arrangements of popular music. Participants will develop skills playing with other musicians and will perform at Bloomingdale's yearly guitar festival and throughout each semester. Students should be able to read music and have had prior guitar lessons, and an informal audition is required.

Auditions for Guitar Orchestra will take place on Saturday, September 15 at 3pm. All auditions music be scheduled with Laura Gravino by email at lgravino@bsmny.org. Audition requirements are as follows:

1. Perform one piece that best shows your abilities as a guitarist
2. Sight-reading: Students will be ask to play a short sight-reading exercise
3. Performing in a classical/nylon strings guitar is highly encouraged

Registration opens January 4th.

FALL/SPRING TIMES

17 Weeks
Thursday: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

TEACHER

Jose Maldonado

AGES

12-18 years

TUITION

$204 per semester