Strings & Things

A group for kids who love music to get together, play, and have fun! Players learn how to be positive and engaging performers, play games each rehearsal, and perform in the community.

Age: 9+
Instruments: violin, viola and cello; flute*, piano*, guitar*
Pre-requisite: 2+ years of playing experience
Co-requisite: weekly private lessons
Rehearsals: Thursdays, 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm, September - June
Performances Include:

  • ~6 community concerts
  • Lynn Valley Days parade (weather permitting)
  • (Optional) Attendance at a summer fiddle camp

Faculty: Kirin Lamb, Clara Rose
Tuition Per Year: $600**

How to join: Click "Apply now" above to arrange an audition and Meet & Greet.

Audition Requirements:

  • All instruments: play a piece you are currently learning
  • Piano only: demonstrate solid triads and inversions of A and G major; and E and B minor, hands separate
  • Guitar only: demonstrate G, D and A major chords; D, A and E minor chords
     

*Limited places available. Please inquire.
**2019/20 season rate (Sept - June)

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  • Testimonials
    "It is not often that I am totally captivated from start to finish, but this was the case that night. In fact, I was totally blown away by the group ... their eclectic program was full of energy and joy ... it was a total entertainment package. The founders are to be commended for their vision and their creativiity."
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    - Marvin Dickau,
    Executive Director
    Kiwanis Music Festival
    Kelowna, BC