A beginner string ensemble for violins, violas and cellos
Standard required to join: Knowledge of basic finger pattern to grade 1+
Conductors: Shirley Aston and Carol Lewis-Merritt
Rehearsal venue: Saturday Morning Music Centre, Hereford Sixth Form College,
Folly Lane, Hereford, HR1 1LU
Rehearsal time: 9:15am to 10:30am
Autumn 2019 session
Rehearsals: 14th Sept, 28th Sept, 12th Oct, 19th Oct, 9th Nov, 16th Nov, 23rd Nov
Concert: Tuesday 26th Nov 2019, 7:00pm at The Shirehall, Hereford, HR1 2HX
Pre-concert rehearsal on the day of the concert at the Shirehall, arrive at 5:20pm to rehearse from 5:30pm to 5:50pm
Spring 2020 session
Rehearsals: 11th Jan, 25th Jan, 1st Feb, 29th Feb, 14th March, 28th March, 25th April, 2nd May
Concert: Wednesday 6th May 2020, 7:00pm at The Courtyard, Hereford
Pre-concert rehearsal on the day of the concert at the Courtyard, arrive at 5:20pm to rehearse from 5:30pm to 5:50pm
Members of Starter Strings can also join the Ukulele Ensemble which rehearses after the break from 10:50am to 11:50am. You will be loaned a ukulele or you can bring your own. More information about the Ukulele Ensemble can be found here.
Members of Starter Strings can also join the Youth Choir which rehearses from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. More information about the Youth Choir can be found here.
There is no extra charge for joining another ensemble.