2019 String Stream Auditions


Our four youth String Stream groups are designed for beginners through to AMEB 4+, open to violin, viola, cello & double bass players, see below for details on each group. String Stream players participate in concerts at the end of each term. It is expected that the members in String Stream take additional individual instrumental tuition in addition to ensembles. Please note that no audition is required for Camerata.

Auditions for the 2019 String Stream ensembles are now open for bookings, please follow the below links for further details:

Camerata is our youngest string ensemble and allows beginner string players the opportunity to participate in their first performance group, learn the fundamentals of ensemble technique, and work under the direction of a conductor for the first time.
Approximate standard: Beginner to AMEB 1 level
2019 fees: $125 per term plus annual membership

The Sinfonietta Strings ensemble provides the chance to work on technical and musical skills involved in ensemble playing, from bow strokes and exploration of second and third positions to intonation, section balance and following a conductor.
Approximate standard: AMEB 1-2 or equivalent
2019 fees: $205 per term plus annual membership

String Ensemble
String Ensemble participants have the opportunity to consolidate and develop the technical skills they have learned in previous string ensemble groups & their additional individual tuition.
Approximate standard: AMEB 3-4 or equivalent
2019 fees: $205 per term plus annual membership

Peg Mantle Strings
Our most advanced youth string ensemble, Peg Mantle Strings focuses on developing the intricacies and skills required for advanced ensemble playing.
Approximate standard: AMEB 4+ or equivalent
2019 fees: $210 per term plus annual membership