Starter Strings

Starter Strings - Photo Courtesy of Gabriella Karney

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

How to Join

If you are interested in joining, click here to go to our online registration form

EYM has now finished for 2019-20, 2020-21 rehearsal and concert dates for Starter Strings will be listed here in due course.

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.

Telephone Number: 01432 853219