Instrumental Requirements


Strings:

1st Violin: all positions, all bowing techniques; you should be able to play concertos like Haydn C - Major, Mozart G - Major, Beethoven "Spring sonata", Romance in F - Major, etc.
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2nd violin: 1st - 3rd Position, basic bowing techniques; you should be able to play concertos like Accolay Concertino in A - minor, Vivaldi Concertos, Haydn G - Major, etc.
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Viola: 1st - 3rd Position, all bowing techniques; i.e.: Händel concerto in B - Minor, Telemann conzerto in G - Major, Fiorillo/Kayser studies, etc.
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Cello: all positions, all bowing techniques; i.e.: Dotzauer studies, W.A. Mozart sonata in Bb flat - Major, Breval conertino in A - Major, Saint-Saens "The Swan", etc.    
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Bass: all positions, you should be able to play works like Franz Simandl: 30 studies, Domenico Dragonetti : Solo in D - Minor, Giuseppe Antonio Capuzzi: conzerto f. double bass and orch.- 1.movement.

 

Winds (Woodwinds and Brass): 

1st Position: final exam (gold) in music school or basic studies in music university or "Prima la musica" first and second prizes. 

2nd Postion: 2nd exam in music school (silver) or "Prima la musica" first and second prizes .

 

Drums/Percussion:

No problems in reading music (1/1 - 1/16 without troubles)

At least three of these instruments can be played: drumset, timpani, mallets (tones), triangle, cymbals, bass drum, small drum, congas, bongos

 

For everybody:

Open minded to new playing techniques and interested in new methods and new exercise methods. Team spirit!s