Friday Baroque Ensemble

Aldo Abreu, Director

This small ensemble is open by audition to intermediate string and wind players. This ensemble specializes in repertoire from the Baroque period, including works by Handel, Purcell, Scheidt and Boyce. While ensemble assignments are made by level, not age, most members are in grades 7-12.

Rehearsals: Friday, 6:30-8:30 PM

Audition Information

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Concert Dates:

Sunday, January 21, 2024

Sunday, May 12, 2023


  • Attendance is required at all regularly scheduled classes, rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances. Students are expected to be ready to begin on-time. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of each session.
  • If you plan on being absent for a rehearsal, please fill out this Attendance Notice Form
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