Violin students who have mastered the Concerto in A Minor, 1st Movement by Vivaldi (Book 4), have good note reading skills, and have been recommended by their teacher may join the ensemble as an apprentice member. The apprentice members will learn and perfect the repertoire. Cello and viola students may join as recommended by their teacher; their reading ability and expertise should compare to the violin students.
Ensemble students who have fully mastered the repertoire and faithfully attend rehearsals will be asked to play in performances throughout the year. Due to the large number of current Performing Members, not all members will be asked to play at every performance. The instructors will use fair and careful discretion as to which students will be invited to play in each performance.
We are proud of the musical ability our Ensemble Members are obtaining. These musicians play at churches, weddings, receptions, and special events. Each year the demand grows, and we are asked to play for more and more events.
On June 23, 2017 the Advanced Ensemble played in the Viennese Masters Orchestra Invitational Concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City.