Concert Preparation

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How a string orchestra can prepare for a concert

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  • Concert Preparation

    1. 1. String Orchestra Concert Preparation Steps you need to take
    2. 2. <ul><li>2 chairs/ players per stand </li></ul><ul><li>Conductor’s podium </li></ul><ul><li>1 st row of chairs </li></ul><ul><li>Rest of the Rows </li></ul><ul><li>String Bass </li></ul>Set-up
    3. 3. <ul><li>Make sure that you have proper posture on your instrument: </li></ul><ul><li>Violins and Violas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Instruments – parallel to floor/ceiling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Left Wrist </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bow arm </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cello </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Instrument position </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>End pin </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bass </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Instrument position </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>End Pin </li></ul></ul>Posture
    4. 4. <ul><li>Tune to Concert A 440 </li></ul><ul><li>Tuning Process </li></ul><ul><li>Tuning Pegs </li></ul><ul><li>Fine tuners </li></ul><ul><li>Check your strings within your sections </li></ul>Tuning of Instruments
    5. 5. Song Preparation <ul><li>Time Signature </li></ul><ul><li>Key Signature </li></ul><ul><li>Tempo Marking </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamics </li></ul><ul><li>Bowings </li></ul><ul><li>Key or Time Signature Changes </li></ul><ul><li>Expression Words </li></ul><ul><li>Interpretation of the Music </li></ul>
    6. 6. Ensemble Sound <ul><li>Listening </li></ul><ul><li>Blending of Sound </li></ul><ul><li>Intonation </li></ul><ul><li>Movement of Notes/ Bow </li></ul><ul><li>Eyes on the Conductor </li></ul><ul><li>Entrances and Endings </li></ul><ul><li>Transitions </li></ul>
    7. 7. Overall Performance <ul><li>Relax </li></ul><ul><li>Getting Lost </li></ul><ul><li>Keep your on the conductor </li></ul><ul><li>Have fun </li></ul><ul><li>Relate to the Audience </li></ul>
    8. 8. Break a String (or leg): <ul><li>Enjoy yourself!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Perform your best!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Love what you do!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Have the Performance of your life!!! </li></ul>

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