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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

COVID Opportunities for NCHS Orchestra Members!

You can't keep creative musicians down, and a global pandemic is merely an opportunity for creativity.  A number of these virtual opportunities just crossed my inbox this week. These are GREAT chances for the students to learn from amazing collegiate faculty for FREE!!!!

Northern Illinois University Viola Webcast - Sept 17 (FREE)

  • Concert featuring viola quartets by Bach, Telemann, Bowen, and Hindemith

  University of Wisconsin Whitewater- October 12 (FREE)

  • Virtual Music Major for a Day - see link for details

  • A day celebrating the cello!

Western Illinois University Virtual String Institute

WIU ILMEA All-State String Workshop - Sept 26 (FREE)

  • For those students auditioning for the ILMEA District Festival

WIU String Day - Oct 24 (FREE)
  • For any interested string player

WIU College Audition Preparation Workshop - Nov 27 (FREE)

  • For high school seniors looking for college audition tips

  • For those students auditioning for the ILMEA festival orchestra

University of Illinois School of Music Open House
 - October 19 - 30 (FREE)

  • MANY different sessions to choose from - click on the link above for a description of all the workshops available

Linda Luebke Strings Festival - October 4 - November 15 (FREE)