Capital Strings

Capital Strings is Pineland Suzuki School's advanced performing ensemble Betsy Kobayashi.  We have an exciting year with Capital Strings and an Advanced Viola group.  

This year's schedule and repertoire is available to download below.  Workshops, master classes, and many performances are on the schedule!  Unless noted, rehearsals are at the University of Maine at Augusta in the Fine Arts Building behind Jewett Hall.

Past performance include the Manchester Apple Festival, the Maine International Conference on the Arts at Bates College, the Service of Carols and Lights at Colby College, and Pineland Suzuki School Benefit Concerts.

CAPITAL STRINGS AND ADVANCED VIOLA UPDATED SCHEDULE
January – May 2019 
ALL events are at UMA unless otherwise noted 


January 8, Tuesday at UMA
6:30-7:30 Capital Strings: Country Dance, Bach Allegro
7:00 Capital Strings and Advanced Viola: Ave Maria, Fiocco with viola duet, La Folia
7:30-8:00 Advanced Viola: Telemann 1st and 2nd movements, Telemann double 4th movement (January 11 Friday Group class optional for volunteer assistants) 

January 12, Saturday graduation recital at 4:30 at Hope Baptist Church

January 18, Friday
3:45 Advanced Viola: Telemann Double concerto 4th movement, Telemann concerto, Kimber la Folia
4:30 Capital Strings and viola: La Folia, Fiocco, Ave Maria
5:15 Capital Strings: Hallelujah, P&A, Bach Allegro January 22, Tuesday
6:30-7:30 Capital Strings: Country Dance, Bach Allegro
7:00 Capital Strings and Advanced Viola: Ave Maria, Fiocco with viola duet, La Folia
7:30-8:00 Advanced Viola: Telemann 1st and 2nd movements, Telemann double 4th movement 

(January 25, Friday Group class optional for volunteer assistants) 

February 1, Friday
3:45 Advanced Viola: Telemann Double concerto 4th movement, Telemann concerto, Kimber la Folia
4:30 Capital Strings and viola: La Folia, Fiocco, Ave Maria
5:15 Capital Strings: Hallelujah, P&A, Bach Allegro

Feb. 2 Saturday, 1:00-7:00
SUZUKI TEN BOOK MARATHON
United Church of Christ, 7 Eustis Parkway,
Waterville, see separate schedule

February 5, Tuesday
6:30-7:30 Capital Strings: Bach Allegro, Praeludium and Allegro
7:00 Capital Strings and Advanced Viola: Ave Maria, Fiocco with viola duet
7:30-8:00 Kimber La Folia and Bach Prelude 

(February 8, Friday group class optional for volunteer assistants)

Feb. 10 Sunday 
Snow date for SUZUKI TEN BOOK MARATHON,
same time and place 

February 15, Friday
3:45 Advanced Viola: Bach Prelude, Kimber la Folia, Cushion Dance
4:30 Capital Strings and viola: La Folia, Fiocco, Ave Maria
5:15 Capital Strings: Hallelujah, P&A, Bach Allegro 

February 17-24 vacation

February 26, Tuesday KVYSO rehearsals resume 

March 8, Friday
3:45 Advanced Viola: Bach Prelude, Kimber la Folia, Cushion Dance
4:30 Capital Strings and viola: La Folia, Fiocco, Ave Maria
5:15 Capital Strings: Hallelujah, P&A, Bach Allegro 

March 15, Friday Benefit Concert Dress Rehearsal at Messalonskee HS, 3:45 -? 

March 22, Friday Benefit Concert Dress Rehearsal at Messalonskee HS, 3:45 -? 

March 24 Sunday Benefit Concert
Messalonskee HS,
arrive 12:30 pm, concert 2:00 pm 

March 31 Sunday Bach Festival (optional) at UCC, Waterville, 2:00? pm

May 11 Saturday at Hope Baptist Church, 4:00 pm
Advanced Solo Recital (Rehearsal with piano for solo
recital during April vacation, at Hope Baptist Church and/or the day of recital)

May 31 performance workshop

June 7, graduation recital

Concerto concert details TBA 
Possibly, an informal concert for all soloists, and only one concerto
soloist chosen to play with Snow Pond Chamber Music Festival students,
with all students playing in the orchestra. 
Rehearsals May 17, 24, 31, June 7, informal concert June 14

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Christina Kennedy,
Jan 10, 2019, 10:31 AM
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Christina Kennedy,
Sep 3, 2018, 2:45 PM
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Christina Kennedy,
Oct 24, 2018, 7:29 AM
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