How to Challenge in Orchestra?

Answer Imagine this: You're sitting in the second chair. You know you're better than the person in the first chair. But, how do you approach the challenge? What music do you choose? All your questions are... Read More »

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What Instruments Are Used in an Orchestra?

An orchestra is made up of a wide variety of instruments. Some are used consistently and are standard in the ensemble. Others, such as the piano, harp and various percussion instruments, are used s... Read More »

How many violins are in an orchestra?

The number of violins in an orchestra varies slightly from orchestra to orchestra and even from concert to concert and piece to piece, since some pieces call for more players than others. The New Y... Read More »

How to Get Into a Professional Orchestra?

descriptionAuditioning for a professional orchestra is a huge commitment, but it is well worth it and beneficial for you if you are truly committed to your instrument. To make the audition process ... Read More »