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MCC String Orchestra

The MCC String Orchestra is a chamber-sized ensemble made up primarily of MCC music majors.  This class focuses on string pedagogy and technique through the performance of quality string repertoire from a variety of time periods. Class registration info: MUP 159, section 23668

FALL 2021 classes will meet at the MCC Performing Arts Center and will follow the health and safety regulations established by the college. Masking and distancing is encouraged while inside the building. Scholarships are available to students of all ages – you do not have to be a music major or a full-time student. Find out how to apply to scholarships by texting SCHOLARSHIPS to 480-787-0777 The String Orchestra meetings are scheduled for Monday and Wednesday from 3:30-4:45.The class is directed by Brian Murphy. The MCC String Orchestra is made up of students and community members. Jump in and have some fun with us! 

Here are examples of what the String Orchestra may offer for you this Fall 2021! 

  • The learning, preparing and performing of quality string orchestra literature
  • Learning of orchestra pedagogy and orchestra rehearsal techniques for music education majors and community members that are interested in teaching.
  • FREE instrument check-out (where approved and available) from the MCC PAC in August 2021. Over 8 instruments may be available to choose from and you can check them out the entire semester
  • Positive, motivational experiences for all musicians, early college – retired community members and all ability levels.
  • Enrollment in large ensembles are often the path to private lesson scholarships (wavers). Text SCHOLARSHIPS to 480-787-0777 for more information
  • Complete this FORM and we’ll send you MORE information for Late August/Early September Starts!