Da Capo offers intermediate woodwind & brass players an ensemble enrichment opportunity in a fun & encouraging environment. Sessions are 7 weeks long and meet in the fall and spring. During each session, musicians will prepare concert repertoire specific to winds and brass. Da Capo is intended for students in grades 6 – 9 who have at least 1 year of experience on their instrument. They should be able to play in keys with up to 2 sharps or 2 flats, and be comfortable reading rhythms that include sixteenth notes, eighth notes, quarter notes, half notes, whole notes and their equivalent rests, including dotted rhythms. No audition is required for participation, simply register using the link below.
Conductor: Ed Owens
Manager: Art DeQuasie
Rehearsals: Sundays, 4:00pm – 5:15pm at Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael’s College
Fall 2021 Rehearsal Schedule: Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10, 24, 31, Nov. 7 (no rehearsal Oct. 17)
Concert: SATURDAY, November 13 at 1:00pm, Elley-Long Music Center (Dress rehearsal at 12:15pm)
Attendance: One absence is allowed during each Da Capo session.
Contact Art DeQuasie at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or to request a Financial Aid application.