The Eastern Senior Youth Orchestra is a full orchestra designed for students who have achieved a high degree of proficiency on their instruments. This orchestra strives to expand the student’s repertoire performing a wide variety of orchestral works from various musical periods. The students perform college to professional level works. Students may also be chosen to perform chamber works in smaller select ensembles.
Orchestral music at the grade 5-6 level (college to professional) requires the following skill level:
Entry Level Repertoire:
Violin: Suzuki Book 7 (and up) or equivalent
Viola and Cello: Suzuki Book 6 (and up) or equivalent
Bass: Sonatas of Marcello or Vivaldi, or equivalent
Winds/Brass/Percussion: Solo at the level of All-State required solo