The MSYO String Academy is a training ensemble for intermediate level violin, viola, cello and bass students.  The goal of the String Academy is to build basic orchestral playing skills, audition techniques and string techniques.

Students interested in playing with the String Academy should carefully read the proficiency requirements below and fill out the application form.  The instructor may request that students play for thembefore acceptance into the group.

NEW! Middle & High School String Students in Fairhope, Daphne, & Spanish Fort Areas

JOIN the Mobile Symphony Eastern Shore String Academy in Fairhope, AL to polish your string techniques and learn new ones!

PERFORM exciting music and make new friends that also love playing violin, viola, cello or bass!

When: Thursdays, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
(75 minutes for 30 weeks starting Thursday, August 22, 2019)
Where: St. Lawrence Catholic Parish 370 S Section St. Fairhope, AL 36532
Conductor: Jose Sunderland
Fee: $390
Minimum Enrollment: 8 students
Register: mobilesymphony.org or call (251) 432-2010

Mobile String Academy: Middle & High School String Students in the Mobile Area

JOIN the Mobile Symphony String Academy in Downtown Mobile, AL to polish your string techniques and learn new ones!

PERFORM exciting music and make new friends that also love playing violin,
viola, cello or bass!

When:  Mondays, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
(90 minutes for 25 weeks starting Monday, August 19, 2019)
Where: Larkins Center, 257 Dauphin St. Mobile, AL 36602
Conductor: Daniela Pardo
Minimum Enrollment: 8 students
Fee: $390
Register: mobilesymphony.org or call (251) 432-2010

String Academy Application 2019
String Academy Parent Information 2019
String Academy Eastern Shore Application 2019
String Academy Eastern Shore parent information 2019

String Academy Proficiency Requirements:
• At least 2 years of playing experience on their instrument
• Violin: G, A, or B-flat two-octave major scales, Suzuki Book 2-3
• Viola: C, D or E-flat two-octave major scales, Suzuki Book 2-3
• Cello: C or D two-octave major scales, Suzuki Book 1-2
• Bass: G or F two-octave major scales, Suzuki Book 1-2
• Private lessons are recommended

For more information, contact Daniela Pardo at (251) 432-2010 or at
daniela@mobilesymphony.org