Capital Strings Collective Orchestra (CSC),
Capital Voices Collective Choir (CVC) and cello
ensembles (I Cellisti)
We welcome music lovers of varying ages and abilities who sing and/or play violin, viola, cello or bass. No auditions are required: orchestra members should play at a minimum RCM
Grade 5 or Suzuki Book 4 level.
Rehearsals incorporate research on student-centered learning, cognitive brain development, and holistic education. Make music and practice good democratic citizenship, including
responsibility, community participation and
We focus on musical
expression, practice skills, and technical excellence in an environment that
promotes discipline and mindfulness of body and spirit.
- Mentors sit next to students
- Families can participate together
- Students earn volunteer credits
- Faculty includes PhDs with training in music,
education, physiology, and community building
- Self expression, technical improvement, wide variety of music, and fun!
Faculty and Mentors
Schedules and Location:
Orchestra, Tuesdays 6:45-9pm, Sept. 2016-May 2017
Choir, Sundays 3 – 4:30pm, Sept. 2016 – December 2016; and January 2017- May 2017
Cello Ensembles, two Sundays per month 4:30 to 5:45pm, September 2015-May 2016
Rehearsals in Arts Activity Hall @ Embassy West Senior Living – 1400 Carling Avenue, Ottawa (at Kirkwood) (map)
For more information contact:
Joan Harrison, PhD, Founder and Artistic Director, at 613-292-0256 or firstname.lastname@example.org