Mesa Academy for Advanced Studies

Intermediate Orchestra

The Intermediate Orchestra is comprised of 6th - 8th grade students, and is one of the many excellent performing ensembles at the Academy.  Emphasis in this class will be on performance practice, musicianship, improving technical abilities, sight-reading skills, conducting, and theory.


Required Technique Books for 2018-19:

  • Essentials for Strings (Gerald Anderson; published by Kjos)
  • Essential Technique for Strings, Book 3 (Michael Allen, Pamela Tellejohn Hayes, Robert Gillespie; published by Hal Leonard)

KJOS Essentials for Strings Violin Book                             

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