Preparatory Strings

The MCYO Preparatory Strings is conducted by Maestro Orozco, with the help every week of violinist Dr. Jennifer Lee, violist Talya Schenk and cellist Elizabeth Peterson. Preparatory Strings is a full string orchestra for young string players in grades 3 to 5.
The professional coaches teach, train and develop each section at each rehearsal and also perform with the group.


o Eligibility is for 3rd to 5th grade violin, viola, cello, and bass students.
o This class will receive orchestral training from MCYO conductor Jorge Orozco
o Preparatory Strings will focus on fundamental ensemble and orchestral performance training for students to help them prepare for the next level MCYO ensembles.

Audition requirements for Preparatory Strings can be found here!