Orchestra Kickoff with Sectionals Led By Metropolitan Opera Musicians

Orchestra Kickoff with Sectionals Led By Metropolitan Opera Musicians

On September 21 and 22, students of the 51st Orchestra Season will attend their annual Kickoff weekend at The DiMenna Center! 

During this weekend the students will attend rehearsals, sectionals and workshops as well as get to know their fellow orchestra students.

We are thrilled to have musicians from the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra conducting sectionals. Coaches include:

Nancy Wu, violin
Craig Mumm, viola
Dorothea Figueroa, cello
Tim Cobb, bass
Pedro Diaz, oboe/english horn
Billy Hunter, trumpet
Robert Knopper, percussion

Workshops over the weekend will include an Alexander Technique workshop led by Lauren Schiff and a Yoga workshop led by Nicole Newman.