Elementary String Ensembles

Students entering Grades 1 through 5 this school year: Join the CFCArts Elementary String Ensembles for Fall 2020! The Elementary String Ensemble allows students to explore early string technique. This season, we are offering both virtual and in-person Ensembles, which will both rehearse appropriate musical repertoire and perform in a showcase for family and friends.

CFCArts is a Gardiner Scholarship provider, and the Gardiner Scholarship can be used to cover program tuition! CFCArts scholarships are also available.

For students entering Grades 6-12, check out our Young Artists Orchestra!

Details

Please click here for an extensive outline of our safety procedures. Please note that both virtual and live experiences are available to our students. Families will specify if they prefer a live or virtual experience for their student on the Virtual Registration Form.

Please email Director of Education – Youth Programs and Academy, Leah Porrata, at Leah.Porrata@cfcarts.com with any questions.

Rehearsals will take place on Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 PM from September 15 through December 1 on a weekly basis. Families will specify if they prefer a live or virtual (via Zoom) experience for their student on the Virtual Registration Form.

There will be no rehearsals on November 24 (Thanksgiving week.)

For families who choose a live experience, rehearsals will take place on the campus of Calvary Orlando (1199 Clay Street, Winter Park, FL 32789) in the Education Center (Building 2, see map) following the safety procedures linked here.

Rehearsals will take place Thursdays, 5:30-6:15 PM from September 10 through December 3 on a weekly basis. Families will specify if they prefer a live or virtual (via Zoom) experience for their student on the Virtual Registration Form.

There will be no rehearsals on November 26 (Thanksgiving week.)

Performances will take place at your student’s final rehearsal, Tuesday, December 1 (live ensemble) and Thursday, December 3 (virtual ensemble.) The live performance will take place at Calvary Orlando on the campus of Calvary Orlando (1199 Clay Street, Winter Park, FL 32789, see map) following the safety procedures linked here.

The live performance will have a limited number of seats available, but will also be streamed.

Tuition for all performers is $100. Scholarships are available (see below.)

There are four ways to cover tuition:

  • Complete the tuition payment of $100 in full via PayPal, or by mailing a check (made out to CFCArts) to PO Box 720517 Orlando, FL 32872 (please email youth@cfcarts.com once check is posted.)
  • Complete a partial tuition payment of $50 via via PayPal, or by mailing a check (made out to CFCArts) to PO Box 720517 Orlando, FL 32872 (please email youth@cfcarts.com once check is posted.) The remaining balance may be paid either in monthly installments or in a second payment prior to performances.
  • To use a Gardiner Scholarship, please email Leah@cfcarts.com with your student’s ID number. Please note if your Gardiner Scholarship is through AAA or Step Up for Students (SUFS.)
  • Complete the Scholarship Application to be considered for a scholarship for this program.