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Rising Stars Audition - Strings

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

This class is for students wishing to audition for the Conservatorium Open Academy Rising Stars Program. Instruments welcome to apply are: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Harp, Classical Guitar.

Applications for entry in Semester 2, 2019 are now closed.

Eligibility:
Applications are invited from students who have been playing their instrument for at least two years and are over the age of 6.

Students are required to play:
1. Two contrasting pieces of your choice, not longer than 10 minutes together. Showing a range of technical and musical skill. One study and one piece are recommended.

No piano accompaniment, scales, sight-reading or general knowledge is required. Applicants will be allocated an audition time within the time range indicated and notified of this at a later date.

Music Skills Diagnostic Test:
In addition to the instrumental audition, all successful applicants will be required to sit a Music Skills Diagnostic Test. Attendance at this test is compulsory for all successful applicants. The test is used to determine which level of Music Skills classes the student should commence in. The result of this test have no impact on whether or not the student is offered a place.

Music Skills Test Date:
Saturday 1st June 4.00 – 6.00pm at the Conservatorium. Please pencil this date into your diaries to ensure you are available if you pass the audition.

Rising Stars Student Testimonals

Jasmine, violin
Rising Stars gives students the opportunity to develop their music skills in a warm, nurturing environment. Each student is cared for individually and receives constant inspiration from fellow musicians and mentors.

Stephanie, violin
My time here has been one of the best experiences – which has only been made possible by the teacher’s hard work and dedication... thank you Rising Stars.

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