Junior North Shore Celtic Ensemble

If you are a committed young musician who loves exploring different genres, we welcome you to our Junior Ensemble. Players perform arrangements with harmonies and grooves that are fun to play. Performances include a feature role in our Community Concert Series.

Age: 12+
Instruments: violin and other bowed strings; flute/whistle*; piano*, guitar*, bass guitar* mandolin*, and accordion*; percussion*
Pre-requisite: 3+ years playing experience
Co-requisite: weekly private lessons
Rehearsals: Wednesdays, 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm, September - June
Performances Include:

This season due to Covid restrictions,  most of our performances will be live-streamed shows or virtual collaborations.  In a “normal” year, the Junior group has:

  • Community Concert Series (6-12 performances)
  • Performance at Vancouver Int'l Mountain Film Festival
  • Spring Community Ceili Dance
  • Theatre Shows: 1-2 shows as guests of the Senior Ensemble
  • Lynn Valley Days parade (weather permitting)
  • (Optional) Attendance at a summer fiddle camp

Faculty: Gabriel Dubreuil
Tuition:  $875**

How to join: Click "Apply Now" above to arrange a Meet & Greet and audition.

Audition Requirements:

*Limited places available. Please inquire.
**2020/21 season rate (Sept - June)
 

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